Sunderland to Manchester bus

Cheap bus tickets from Sunderland to Manchester

Showing times and prices for May 24

Cheapest

13

Average

19

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.

Cheapest
05:05PMSunderland5h55 11:00PMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
131One-way
2nd Cheapest
03:05PMSunderland5h35 08:40PMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
161One-way
07:20AMSunderland3h25 10:45AMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
171One-way
01:00PMSunderland6h05 07:05PMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
191One-way
10:40AMSunderland3h05 01:45PMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
191One-way

Bus schedule from Sunderland to Manchester

Showing buses for tomorrow, Tuesday, May 24
07:20AMSunderland3h25 10:45AMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
08:30AMSunderland3h55 12:25PMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
10:00AMSunderland3h20 01:20PMManchester
0 transfers
10:00AMSunderland4h00 02:00PMManchester, Airport
0 transfers
10:40AMSunderland3h05 01:45PMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
11:30AMSunderland4h55 04:25PMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
01:00PMSunderland6h05 07:05PMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
01:05PMSunderland3h40 04:45PMManchester
0 transfers
03:05PMSunderland5h35 08:40PMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer
04:05PMSunderland3h15 07:20PMManchester
0 transfers
05:05PMSunderland5h55 11:00PMManchester, Coach Station
1 transfer

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Bus times from Sunderland to Manchester

Showing times and prices for May 24

Fastest Journey

3 h 5 m

Average

4 h 17 m

Buses per day

11

Distance

168 km

Of the 11 buses that leave Sunderland for Manchester every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
10:40AMSunderland3h05 01:45PMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
191One-way
2nd Fastest
04:05PMSunderland3h15 07:20PMManchester
0 transfers
211One-way
10:00AMSunderland3h20 01:20PMManchester
0 transfers
211One-way
07:20AMSunderland3h25 10:45AMManchester, Coach Station
0 transfers
171One-way
01:05PMSunderland3h40 04:45PMManchester
0 transfers
211One-way

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Overview: Bus from Sunderland to Manchester

distanceDistance104 miles (167 km)
durationAverage bus duration3 h 15 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$18 (€16)
frequencyBus frequency2 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 2 direct buses a day
carriersBus providersNational Express, Flixbus or Megabus

Buses from Sunderland to Manchester cover the 104 miles (167 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 15 min with our travel partners like National Express, Flixbus or Megabus. Normally, there are 2 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $18 (€16), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $15 (€13). Travelers depart most frequently from Sunderland and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.

Bus companies: National Express and FlixBus from Sunderland to Manchester

National Express and FlixBus buses will get you between Sunderland and Manchester from $15 (€13). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

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FlixBus

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 between Sunderland and Manchester, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

  • Average Price: $15

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

    Travel Tips: Bus to Manchester from Sunderland

    Take the bus to Manchester easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Sunderland to Manchester.
    FAQs
    Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus from Sunderland to Manchester for the next 7 days starting from $15 (€13)  one way.
    If you are looking to book your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Sunderland to Manchester bus to cost on average $18 (€16)  one way.
    You should expect to travel around 104 miles (167 km)  to Manchester from Sunderland by bus.
    On average the Sunderland to Manchester bus time is 3 h 15 min  covering the 104 miles (167 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

    Some of the Sunderland bus stations to Manchester you can start your journey from include Sunderland, Interchange, Sunderland, Stadium of Light and Sunderland, Fawcett Street. Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Manchester include Manchester, Coach Station, Manchester, Arena and Manchester, Etihad Stadium.

    When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Sunderland   and arriving in Manchester, Coach Station.

    Passengers board their bus most frequently from Sunderland and travel around 0.2 miles (319 m) from the city center to this bus station.

    Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Manchester, Coach Station and need to travel approximately 0.2 miles (343 m) from the bus station to the city center in Manchester.

    For the trip from Sunderland to Manchester you can take a bus with National Express, Flixbus or Megabus. Be sure to check out all possible bus companies that offer services to Manchester from Sunderland on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    On average, there are 2 buses a day from Sunderland to Manchester. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    You can take the first bus from Sunderland to Manchester at 4: 35 AM. The last bus from Sunderland to Manchester that you can take departs at 9: 15 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Sunderland to Manchester schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
    You can find buses between Sunderland and Manchester to cost on average $18 (€16) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Sunderland to Manchester bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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