Bus from Bristol to Manchester

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Facts about the bus from Bristol to Manchester

Cheapest Bus$8.07
Fastest Bus4h 5m
Earliest Bus8:15 AM
Latest Bus2:55 PM
Daily Bus Routes2 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 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 $19.70
Tomorrow
from $19.70
12/07
from $19.70
12/08
from $20.19
12/09
from $20.19
12/10
from $23.68

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

  • FlixBus
    12:00 PM
    Bristol - Bond St
    Duration 10h 30m
    10:30 PM
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    from$8.07
  • FlixBus
    12:10 PM
    Bristol - UWE
    Duration 10h 20m
    10:30 PM
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    from$8.07
  • FlixBus
    12:00 PM
    Bristol - Bond St
    Duration 11h 0m
    11:00 PM
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    from$8.07
  • FlixBus
    12:10 PM
    Bristol - UWE
    Duration 10h 50m
    11:00 PM
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    from$8.07
  • National Express
    8:15 AM
    Bristol - Coach Station
    Duration 6h 40m
    2:55 PM
    Manchester - Coach Station
    from$19.70
  • National Express
    2:45 PM
    Bristol - Coach Station
    Duration 6h 10m
    8:55 PM
    Manchester - Coach Station
    from$19.70
  • National Express
    8:30 AM
    Bristol - Coach Station
    Duration 6h 25m
    2:55 PM
    Manchester - Coach Station
    from$19.70
  • megabus
    8:40 AM
    Bristol - Bond St
    Duration 4h 20m
    1:00 PM
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    from$20.19
  • megabus
    8:55 AM
    Bristol - UWE (East Gate)
    Duration 4h 5m
    1:00 PM
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    from$20.19
  • megabus
    2:40 PM
    Bristol - Bond St
    Duration 4h 35m
    7:15 PM
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    from$20.19
  • megabus
    2:55 PM
    Bristol - UWE (East Gate)
    Duration 4h 20m
    7:15 PM
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    from$20.19
  • megabus
    11:25 AM
    Bristol - UWE (East Gate)
    Duration 4h 5m
    3:30 PM
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    from$23.68
  • National Express
    8:15 AM
    Bristol - Coach Station
    Duration 6h 10m
    2:25 PM
    Manchester - Coach Station
    from$30.63

The cheapest carpooling offers from Bristol to Manchester

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

  • BlaBlaCar
    8:30 AM
    Bristol
    Duration 3h 20m
    11:50 AM
    Manchester
    from$13.49
  • BlaBlaCar
    7:00 AM
    Bristol
    Duration 3h 20m
    10:20 AM
    Manchester
    from$16.19

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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.
Do you already know exactly when you plan to go back? Then check your return trip straight away, and simply select your preferred date for the route from Manchester to Bristol.
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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 $8.07, whereas the quickest connection takes 4h 5m. 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
New Bridge St , M3 Manchester (United Kingdom)
Liverpool Rd 43, M3 4NQ Manchester (United Kingdom)
Chorlton St 14, M1 3HY Manchester (United Kingdom)
Great Bridgewater St 56, M1 5LE Manchester (United Kingdom)
Alan Turing Way 2002, Manchester (United Kingdom)
M40 8DE Manchester (United Kingdom)
Talbot Rd , M16 9AL Manchester (United Kingdom)
United Road , M16 Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester (United Kingdom)
Princess Road , M14 7FS Manchester (United Kingdom)
Portland St 55, M1 3HP Manchester (United Kingdom)
Shudehill , Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester (United Kingdom)
Regent Rd 157, Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester (United Kingdom)
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 $8.07 and takes 10h 30m 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 1 bus company with a range of ticket prices between $8.07 and $30.63. 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 2 connections. 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 5m. Bus tickets for this connection cost $20.19. 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 8:15 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 2:55 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 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 6 direct bus connections with the following companies: 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

$5.55
$6.43
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A cab ride in Bristol is 14% cheaper than in Manchester.
$2.29
$3.51
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A bus fare in Bristol is 35% cheaper than in Manchester.
$5.06
$4.72
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A large beer in Bristol is 7% more expensive than in Manchester.
$1.59
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A bottle of water in Bristol is 6% more expensive than in Manchester.
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A meal in Bristol is 31% more expensive than in Manchester.

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