Bus from Bristol to Manchester

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Facts about the bus from Bristol to Manchester

Cheapest Bus$8.25
Fastest Bus4h 15m
Earliest Bus5:35 AM
Latest Bus8:35 PM
Daily Bus Routes1 Ø
Distance140.8 miles
Bus CompaniesFlixBus, National Express, megabus
Do you want to travel by bus from Bristol to Manchester?
CheckMyBus is here to help! We compare all available buses departing from Bristol and arriving in Manchester and show you the exact stops, all travel times, and of course the best ticket prices. We’ll show you bus tickets from companies traveling this route, such as FlixBus, National Express or megabus. You will also find all information about the equipment on board. Does the bus have air conditioning, electrical sockets or WiFi?
On this page, we also show you cheap bus tickets for the Bristol Manchester bus route over the next few days. You’ll also receive information about intercity bus stops in Bristol and Manchester which will help you find your way around. In addition, we'll show you options for onward travel from Manchester, alternative destinations from Bristol, and the most popular airport shuttles from Manchester.

The cheapest bus routes from Bristol to Manchester

Today
from $17.91
Tomorrow
from $17.51
10/24
from $17.51
10/25
from $12.39
10/26
from $12.39
10/27
from $17.51

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets.

  • FlixBus
    10:00 AM
    Bristol - Bond St
    Duration 5h 50m
    3:50 PM
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    from$8.25
  • FlixBus
    10:10 AM
    Bristol - UWE
    Duration 5h 40m
    3:50 PM
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    from$8.25
  • National Express
    5:35 AM
    Bristol - Coach Station
    Duration 5h 40m
    11:15 AM
    Manchester - Coach Station
    from$10.77
  • National Express
    1:00 PM
    Bristol - Coach Station
    Duration 5h 25m
    6:25 PM
    Manchester - Coach Station
    from$12.15
  • megabus
    10:25 AM
    Bristol - UWE (East Gate)
    Duration 4h 15m
    2:40 PM
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    from$14.91
  • megabus
    7:40 AM
    Bristol - UWE (East Gate)
    Duration 5h 25m
    1:05 PM
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    from$14.91
  • megabus
    8:35 PM
    Bristol - UWE (East Gate)
    Duration 4h 40m
    1:15 AM
    Manchester - Corporation Street
    from$18.94
  • National Express
    1:00 PM
    Bristol - Coach Station
    Duration 5h 15m
    6:15 PM
    Manchester - Coach Station
    from$19.05
  • National Express
    9:00 AM
    Bristol - Coach Station
    Duration 5h 15m
    2:15 PM
    Manchester - Coach Station
    from$20.43
  • National Express
    3:20 PM
    Bristol - Coach Station
    Duration 4h 55m
    8:15 PM
    Manchester - Coach Station
    from$21.67

The cheapest carpooling offers from Bristol to Manchester

No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides.

  • BlaBlaCar
    11:00 AM
    Bristol
    Duration 4h 0m
    3:00 PM
    Manchester
    from$21.39

Bus Bristol to Manchester: Further Information

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In the search bar, we have already set Bristol as your place of departure and Manchester as your destination. We have also already set a default travel date. Generally, most people book 3-7 days in advance. If you want to check a specific date, simply select the corresponding day in the calendar to update your search.
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Once you get your results, you can compare all available buses from Bristol to Manchester and consider multiple factors before booking your trip. The cheapest bus tickets are offered by FlixBus at $8.25, whereas the quickest connection takes 4h 15m. So it's up to you whether you want to choose the cheapest ticket, the fastest trip or the bus with the most amenities. No matter what you're looking for, we can help you find the deal that best meets your needs!
You can sort your search results by price, departure and arrival time, as well as filter them according to stops or companies. Customize everything according to your needs.
By the way: For the Bristol Manchester bus route, we also show you information about other modes of transportation, including trains, carpooling and flights, if available.
Enjoy your bus trip from Bristol to Manchester!

Bus stops in Bristol and Manchester

Stations
Manchester - Arena
New Bridge St , M3  Manchester  (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Castlefield
Liverpool Rd 43, M3 4NQ  Manchester  (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Coach Station
Chorlton St 14, M1 3HY  Manchester  (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Deansgate
Great Bridgewater St 56, M1 5LE  Manchester  (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Etihad Stadium
Alan Turing Way 2002, Manchester  (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Miles Platting
M40 8DE  Manchester  (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Old Trafford Cricket Ground
Talbot Rd , M16 9AL  Manchester  (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Old Trafford Stadium
United Road , M16  Manchester  (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Piccadilly Station
Manchester  (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Princess Road
Princess Road , M14 7FS  Manchester  (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Sackville Street
Portland St 55, M1 3HP  Manchester  (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
Shudehill , Manchester  (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Three Arrows
Manchester  (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Trafford Centre
Regent Rd 157, Manchester  (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Victoria Station
Manchester  (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Wythenshawe Interchange
M22 5UN  Manchester  (United Kingdom)

FAQs about the bus route Bristol to Manchester

How much does a Bristol Manchester bus trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and time of travel. The cheapest trip is available from $8.25 and takes 5h 50m to reach Manchester. Compare offers to save money!

How much could I save by comparing buses from Bristol to Manchester?

This route is offered by 3 bus companies with a range of ticket prices between $8.25 and $21.67. Thus, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to make sure you get the cheapest bus ticket to Manchester.

On average, how many connections are available from Bristol to Manchester each day?

Every day, the Bristol Manchester bus route is served by approximately 1 connection. With our search engine, you can compare bus times to find the perfect trip.

How long does a bus journey from Bristol to Manchester take?

The fastest bus from Bristol to Manchester is offered by megabus and takes 4h 15m. Bus tickets for this connection cost $14.91. In this context, bear in mind that the journey can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Bristol to Manchester?

The earliest bus arriving in Manchester from Bristol starts at 5:35 AM. However, information regarding departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search engine to find exact times for your planned travel date.

What time is the last bus from Bristol to Manchester?

The latest bus trip departing from Bristol for Manchester starts at 8:35 PM. Please note that departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. So just use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

Which bus companies operate the Bristol Manchester route?

When traveling by bus from Bristol to Manchester, passengers can travel with FlixBus, National Express and megabus. With our search engine, you can compare all available bus tickets to book the one that works for you.

Is there a direct bus from Bristol to Manchester?

If you're looking for a direct bus route from Bristol to Manchester, CheckMyBus currently compares 0 direct bus connections. megabus

What can I take with me on the Bristol to Manchester bus route?

Depending on which provider you travel with, what you're allowed to bring with you can vary. Generally, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you on the Bristol Manchester bus route free of charge. Simply use our search engine to find a bus that is best suited to your needs for your planned travel date.

What equipment is available for the Bristol Manchester bus route?

The equipment on board differs depending on the provider. However, many long-distance buses have WiFi so you can tell your friends your exact location during the journey. To make traveling even more pleasant, air conditioning systems provide ventilation. It is best to use our search function to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from Bristol to Manchester on your planned travel date.

Compare Bristol and Manchester

Bristol
430,713
Manchester
0.55 Million
$5.67
$6.58
Bristol
Manchester
A cab ride in Bristol is 14% cheaper than in Manchester.
$2.35
$3.59
Bristol
Manchester
A bus fare in Bristol is 35% cheaper than in Manchester.
$5.18
$4.83
Bristol
Manchester
A large beer in Bristol is 7% more expensive than in Manchester.
$1.63
$1.54
Bristol
Manchester
A bottle of water in Bristol is 6% more expensive than in Manchester.
$9.91
$6.93
Bristol
Manchester
A meal in Bristol is 31% more expensive than in Manchester.

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