Bus from Manchester to Reading

Buses Manchester to Reading: Compare all companies

swap
Adults
1
Children
0
Traveling as a group?
Rent a bus here!
The Best DealsSave up to 70%
The Most ChoicesMillions of routes worldwide
Easy and TransparentCompare offers with 1 click
Which bus from Manchester to Reading is the cheapest? Which is the fastest bus? Compare all companies for the Manchester Reading bus route. Check all bus schedules with one click!

Facts about the bus from Manchester to Reading

Cheapest Bus$21.23
Fastest Bus4h 35m
Earliest Bus10:25 AM
Latest Bus11:20 PM
Daily Bus Routes2 Ø
Distance149.7 miles
Bus Companiesmegabus
Do you want to travel by bus from Manchester to Reading?
CheckMyBus is here to help! We compare all available buses departing from Manchester and arriving in Reading 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 Manchester Reading bus route over the next few days. You’ll also receive information about intercity bus stops in Manchester and Reading which will help you find your way around. In addition, we'll show you options for onward travel from Reading, alternative destinations from Manchester, and the most popular airport shuttles from Reading.

The cheapest bus routes from Manchester to Reading

Today
from $21.51
Tomorrow
from $20.43
09/25
from $20.43
09/26
from $20.43
09/27
09/28
from $19.81

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

  • megabus
    1:30 PM
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    Duration 4h 35m
    6:05 PM
    Reading - Station
    from$21.23
  • megabus
    11:20 PM
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    Duration 5h 10m
    4:30 AM
    Reading - Station
    from$21.23
  • megabus
    10:25 AM
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    Duration 4h 40m
    3:05 PM
    Reading - Station
    from$21.23

Bus Manchester to Reading: Further Information

Do you prefer to customize your search?
In the search bar, we have already set Manchester as your place of departure and Reading 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 Reading to Manchester.
Are you traveling with other people? Then indicate how many passengers are joining you and start your search.
Once you get your results, you can compare all available buses from Manchester to Reading and consider multiple factors before booking your trip. The cheapest bus tickets are offered by megabus at $17.33, whereas the quickest connection takes 4h 35m. 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 Manchester Reading bus route, we also show you information about other modes of transportation, including trains, carpooling and flights, if available.
Enjoy your bus trip from Manchester to Reading!

Bus stops in Manchester and Reading

Stations
Reading - Calcott
Reading  (United Kingdom)
Reading - Mereoak Park & Ride
Reading  (United Kingdom)
Reading - Pincents Lane
Pincents Lane , RG31  Reading  (United Kingdom)
Reading - RBH Main Entrance
Craven Rd , Reading  (United Kingdom)
Reading - Reading Festival
Reading  (United Kingdom)
Reading - Reading West
Oxford Rd , Reading  (United Kingdom)
Reading - Stadium
Reading  (United Kingdom)
Reading - Station
Forbury Road , Reading  (United Kingdom)
Reading - Station North Interchange
Bagnall Way , Reading  (United Kingdom)
Reading - Town Centre
Station Road , Reading  (United Kingdom)

FAQs about the bus route Manchester to Reading

How much does a Manchester Reading bus trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and time of travel. The cheapest trip is available from $21.23 and takes 4h 25m to reach Reading. Compare offers to save money!

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

This route is offered by 1 bus company with a range of ticket prices between $17.33 and $23.96. Thus, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to make sure you get the cheapest bus ticket to Reading.

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

Every day, the Manchester Reading 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 Manchester to Reading take?

The fastest bus from Manchester to Reading is offered by megabus and takes 4h 35m. Bus tickets for this connection cost $17.33. In this context, bear in mind that the journey can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Manchester to Reading?

The earliest bus arriving in Reading from Manchester starts at 10:25 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 Manchester to Reading?

The latest bus trip departing from Manchester for Reading starts at 11:20 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 Manchester Reading route?

When traveling by bus from Manchester to Reading, 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 Manchester to Reading?

If you're looking for a direct bus route from Manchester to Reading, CheckMyBus currently compares 1 direct bus connection with the following company: megabus

What can I take with me on the Manchester to Reading 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 Manchester Reading 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 Manchester Reading 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 Manchester to Reading on your planned travel date.

Compare Manchester and Reading

Manchester
0.55 Million
Reading
244,070
$6.51
$10.79
Manchester
Reading
A cab ride in Manchester is 40% cheaper than in Reading.
$3.55
$2.59
Manchester
Reading
A bus fare in Manchester is 28% more expensive than in Reading.
$4.78
$4.78
Manchester
Reading
A large beer in Manchester is 0% more expensive than in Reading.
$1.53
$0.86
Manchester
Reading
A bottle of water in Manchester is 44% more expensive than in Reading.
$6.86
$11.38
Manchester
Reading
A meal in Manchester is 40% cheaper than in Reading.

Bus routes from Manchester and Reading

Trusted shop
The CheckMyBus App
Free Download
Go To Store
GPDR CheckMyBus shield

We value your privacy!

To show you the best bus deals, we collect some information about how you use CheckMyBus. We remember your anonymized details to improve our service and provide you a personalized experience.