The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
This is the last bus of the day.
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6 h 5 m
6 h 32 m
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Of the 4 buses that leave Southampton for Manchester every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||181 miles (292 km)|
|Average bus duration||5 h 5 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$21 (€19)|
|Bus frequency||1 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there is 1 direct bus a day|
|Bus providers||Megabus or National Express|
Buses from Southampton to Manchester cover the 181 miles (292 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 5 min with our travel partners like Megabus or National Express. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $21 (€19), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $18 (€16). Travelers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.
For as little as $18 (€16) you can travel by bus to Manchester from Southampton with National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.
National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company operating over 550 buses per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates bus services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express buses have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most buses come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your bus to Manchester from Southampton, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.
When taking the bus to Manchester from Southampton, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Southampton, Coach Station, Southampton, West Park Rd. And Southampton, Saint Mary's Stadium. Your route can end in bus stations such as Manchester, Coach Station, Manchester, Arena and Manchester, Etihad Stadium.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Southampton Central and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.
Passengers board their bus most frequently from Southampton Central and travel around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city center to this bus station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Manchester, Coach Station and need to travel approximately 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the bus station to the city center in Manchester.
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