Swansea to Manchester bus

Cheap bus tickets from Swansea to Manchester

Showing times and prices for Sep 29

Cheapest

12

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.

Flixbus
07:00AMSwansea12h50 07:50PMManchester
0 transfers
121One-way
National Express
05:55AMSwansea7h30 01:25PMManchester
0 transfers
151One-way
National Express
11:50AMSwansea9h05 08:55PMManchester
0 transfers
161One-way
National Express
02:45PMSwansea8h05 10:50PMManchester
0 transfers
191One-way
Flixbus
07:10AMSwansea12h40 07:50PMManchester
0 transfers
341One-way

Bus schedule from Swansea to Manchester

Showing buses for tomorrow, Thursday, September 29
National Express
05:55AMSwansea7h30 01:25PMManchester
0 transfers
Flixbus
07:00AMSwansea12h50 07:50PMManchester
0 transfers
Flixbus
07:10AMSwansea12h40 07:50PMManchester
0 transfers
National Express
11:50AMSwansea9h05 08:55PMManchester
0 transfers
National Express
02:45PMSwansea8h05 10:50PMManchester
0 transfers

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Bus times from Swansea to Manchester

Showing times and prices for Sep 29

Fastest Journey

7 h 30 m

Average

10 h 2 m

Buses per day

5

Distance

237 km

Of the 5 buses that leave Swansea for Manchester every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

National Express
05:55AMSwansea7h30 01:25PMManchester
0 transfers
151One-way
National Express
02:45PMSwansea8h05 10:50PMManchester
0 transfers
191One-way
National Express
11:50AMSwansea9h05 08:55PMManchester
0 transfers
161One-way
Flixbus
07:10AMSwansea12h40 07:50PMManchester
0 transfers
341One-way
Flixbus
07:00AMSwansea12h50 07:50PMManchester
0 transfers
121One-way

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Overview: Bus from Swansea to Manchester

distanceDistance146 miles (236 km)
durationAverage bus duration7 h 25 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$20 (€20)
changesDirect busNo
carriersBus companiesNational Express or Flixbus

Buses from Swansea to Manchester cover the 146 miles (236 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 25 min with our travel partners like National Express or Flixbus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $11 (€11), but the average price of bus tickets is $20 (€20). Travelers depart most frequently from Swansea and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.

Bus providers: National Express and FlixBus from Swansea to Manchester

Travel between Swansea and Manchester from $11 (€11) with Omio’s bus partners National Express and FlixBus! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular route for you.

National Express
FlixBus

National Express is the leading bus company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 buses a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most buses are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Swansea - Manchester bus: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

  • Average Price: $25

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.

  • Average Price: $11

Travel Tips: Bus to Manchester from Swansea

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 Swansea to Manchester.
FAQs
Bus tickets between Swansea and Manchester for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $11 (€11)  one way in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to book your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Swansea to Manchester bus to cost on average $20 (€20)  one way.
The bus distance from Swansea to Manchester is around 146 miles (236 km).
The bus time to Manchester from Swansea is on average 7 h 25 min  for the 146 miles (236 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Swansea to Manchester by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Some of the Swansea bus stations to Manchester you can start your journey from include Swansea, University Bay Campus, Swansea, Quadrant Bus Station and Swansea, The Kingsway / Picton Lane (Digital Village). 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 Swansea   and arriving in Manchester, Coach Station.

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Swansea, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Manchester, Coach Station, located 0.2 miles (343 m) away from the city center.

If you're looking for buses from Swansea to Manchester, you can rely on National Express or Flixbus to get you to Manchester. It's also good to check out all possible bus companies for the Swansea to Manchester journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
You can take the earliest bus from Swansea to Manchester at 5: 55 AM   or take the last bus from Swansea to Manchester leaving at 3: 50 PM. Look for the latest Swansea to Manchester bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this trip.
The price of a one way bus ticket from Swansea to Manchester is on average $20 (€20) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for buses from all possible bus companies offering this trip. In general, you can find bus tickets between Swansea and Manchester available a few months in advance.

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