Travel options
from Coventry to Manchester

You can get from Coventry to Manchester by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Coventry to Manchester on Oct 26 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:30AMCoventry2h35 02:05PMManchester, Airport
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$221One-way
Cheapest
06:35PMCoventry3h30 10:05PMManchester, Coach Station
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$201One-way
Other options
11:30AMCoventry3h10 02:40PMManchester
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$221One-way
01:00PMCoventry3h05 04:05PMManchester
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$221One-way
10:35AMCoventry3h40 02:15PMManchester, Coach Station
1 changes
$211One-way

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Mon
Oct 25
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$20Flixbus
Tue
Oct 26
$39Cross Country
$20National Express
Wed
Oct 27
$39Cross Country
$20National Express
Thu
Oct 28
$39Cross Country
$12Flixbus
Fri
Oct 29
$39Cross Country
$18Flixbus
Sat
Oct 30
$39Cross Country
$19Flixbus
Sun
Oct 31
$39Cross Country
$14Flixbus
Mon
Nov 1
$39Cross Country
$9Flixbus
Tue
Nov 2
$31Cross Country
$7Flixbus
Wed
Nov 3
$31Cross Country
$17Megabus
Fri
Nov 5
$39Cross Country
$15Flixbus
Sat
Nov 6
$39Cross Country
$14Flixbus
Sun
Nov 7
$38Cross Country
$17Megabus
Tue
Nov 9
$31Cross Country
$9Flixbus
Wed
Nov 10
$31Cross Country
$17Megabus
Thu
Nov 11
$30Cross Country
$17Megabus
Fri
Nov 12
$39Cross Country
$14Flixbus
Sat
Nov 13
$39Cross Country
$14Flixbus
Sun
Nov 14
$39Cross Country
$14Flixbus

Travel Information between Coventry and Manchester

distanceDistance79 miles (128 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$12 - $38
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $12 (€10) • 2 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $38 (€31) • 1 h 56 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Cross Country

Travel 79 miles (128 km) by bus or train between Coventry and Manchester. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 56 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $12 (€10). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Cross Country among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Coventry to Manchester.

Travel Tips

Travel from Coventry to Manchester
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FAQs
What are the ways to get from Coventry to Manchester?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Manchester from Coventry. You can take a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel to Manchester from Coventry?

The cheapest way to go to Manchester from Coventry is by taking a bus, which costs on average $12 (€10).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Manchester:

A bus is generally $26 (€21) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $38 (€31) from Coventry to Manchester.

What is the fastest way to get from Coventry to Manchester?

The fastest way from Coventry to Manchester is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 56 min.

There are alternative travel options to Manchester that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 2 h 35 min   of travel time.

What is the distance between Coventry and Manchester?

The Coventry to Manchester distance is around 79 miles (128 km).

How many services a day are there between Coventry and Manchester?

The average frequency per day from Coventry to Manchester is:

  • 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Coventry and Manchester as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling to Manchester from Coventry, where do I depart from Coventry and where do I arrive in Manchester?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Coventry to Manchester:

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Coventry, Transport Museum (HS1) and arrive in Manchester, Shudehill Interchange.
  • Most travelers take a train from Coventry to Manchester Piccadilly.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Coventry to Manchester?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Coventry to Manchester:

  • You can go to Manchester from Coventry by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $12 (€10) with Flixbus from Coventry to Manchester on Omio.
  • You can travel to Manchester from Coventry by train with Cross Country. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $38 (€31) with Cross Country from Coventry to Manchester.
Can I travel directly to Manchester from Coventry?

Yes, there are direct services available from Coventry to Manchester with the following travel companies:

  • You can book a direct bus with National Express or Megabus.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Manchester as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Manchester from Coventry.

Where should I go next after I travel from Coventry to Manchester?
Omio customers who travel from Coventry to Manchester often also extend their vacation to go to London, Liverpool or Edinburgh. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Manchester and these popular destinations at a great price.
When should I book a ticket from Coventry to Manchester online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Coventry to Manchester, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $12 (€10) one way for this trip.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $38 (€31) one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Coventry to Manchester tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey