Bus from Leicester to Manchester

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What is the cheapest bus from Leicester to Manchester? Which coach is the fastest? Compare all connections and coach companies for the Leicester Manchester bus. Search for all bus timetables with one click!

Facts about the coach from Leicester to Manchester

Cheapest Bus £8.90
Fastest Bus 4h 15m
Earliest Coach 09:50
Latest Coach 19:10
Daily Bus Connections 1 Ø
Distance 119.3 km
Coach Companies National Express, FlixBus, Omio
Are you looking for a bus from Leicester to Manchester?
CheckMyBus has got you covered! We compare all available buses from Leicester to Manchester and show you departure times, the exact stops, all travel times, and of course the best ticket prices. We’ll help you find tickets from companies travelling this route, including National Express, FlixBus or Omio. You will also find all information about the equipment on board. Does the coach have air conditioning, electrical sockets or WiFi?
On this page, we also show you the cheapest coaches from Leicester to Manchester over the next few days. You’ll also receive information about long-distance bus stops in Leicester and Manchester which will help you find your way around. We’ll also show you options for onward travel from Manchester and alternative destinations from Leicester. If you need to continue your journey with a flight, you can find the most popular airport transfers departing from Manchester.

The cheapest coach connections from Leicester to Manchester

Today
from £4.99
Tomorrow
from £13.99
04/08
from £16.50
05/08
from £4.99
06/08
from £6.99
07/08
from £8.99

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

  • National Express
    17:10
    Leicester - St. Margaret's Bus Station
    Duration 4h 45m
    21:55
    Manchester - Coach Station
    Economy from £8.90
  • National Express
    14:25
    Leicester - St. Margaret's Bus Station
    Duration 6h 15m
    20:40
    Manchester - Coach Station
    Economy from £11.90
  • National Express
    19:10
    Leicester - St. Margaret's Bus Station
    Duration 5h 15m
    00:25
    Manchester - Coach Station
    Economy from £11.90
  • National Express
    09:50
    Leicester - St. Margaret's Bus Station
    Duration 4h 35m
    14:25
    Manchester - Coach Station
    Economy from £12.50
  • National Express
    17:05
    Leicester - St. Margaret's Bus Station
    Duration 4h 20m
    21:25
    Manchester - Coach Station
    Economy from £12.50
  • National Express
    17:10
    Leicester - St. Margaret's Bus Station
    Duration 4h 15m
    21:25
    Manchester - Coach Station
    Economy from £13.50
  • National Express
    18:55
    Leicester - St. Margaret's Bus Station
    Duration 5h 30m
    00:25
    Manchester - Coach Station
    Economy from £13.90

The cheapest train connections from Leicester to Manchester

No particular date in mind? Here's a selection of the cheapest train tickets.

  • East Midlands Railway
    05:48
    Leicester Central Station
    Duration 2h 48m
    08:36
    Manchester - Piccadilly Station
    Economy from £20.00
  • CrossCountry
    10:20
    Leicester Central Station
    Duration 3h 5m
    13:25
    Manchester - Piccadilly Station
    Economy from £26.10

What are the cheapest buses from Leicester to Manchester you would typically find?

Bus timetables may change. Below, you'll find coach companies that usually provide the bus route Leicester to Manchester but are currently out of service.
  • FlixBus
    13:55
    Leicester - Fosse Park
    Duration 2h 40m
    16:35
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    Economy from £4.99
    Temporarily not available: last found 21/05/2022
  • FlixBus
    10:55
    Leicester - Fosse Park
    Duration 2h 40m
    13:35
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    Economy from £4.99
    Temporarily not available: last found 07/06/2022
  • FlixBus
    14:00
    Leicester - Fosse Park
    Duration 2h 40m
    16:40
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    Economy from £4.99
    Temporarily not available: last found 11/06/2022
  • FlixBus
    20:35
    Leicester - Fosse Park
    Duration 2h 20m
    22:55
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    Economy from £4.99
    Temporarily not available: last found 06/06/2022
  • FlixBus
    14:35
    Leicester - Fosse Park
    Duration 7h 20m
    21:55
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    Economy from £8.98
    Temporarily not available: last found 25/05/2022
  • FlixBus
    20:30
    Leicester - Fosse Park
    Duration 2h 15m
    22:45
    Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
    Economy from £8.99
    Temporarily not available: last found 04/06/2022
  • Omio
    08:46
    Leicester Central Station
    Duration 3h 51m
    12:37
    Manchester - Belle Vue Station
    Economy from £21.29
    Temporarily not available: last found 01/05/2022

Bus Leicester to Manchester: Further information

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Upon getting your results, you’ll be able to compare all available coaches from Leicester to Manchester and take multiple factors into consideration before you book your trip. The cheapest coach tickets are offered by FlixBus at £4.99, while the fastest connection takes 4h 15m. It’s up to you if you’d prefer the cheapest ticket, quickest trip or the bus with the most amenities. Regardless of what you’re searching for, we can help you find the best deal for you!
You can sort your search results by price, departure and arrival time, as well as filter them according to stops or companies. Customise everything according to your needs.
By the way: For the Leicester Manchester bus route, we also show you information about other modes of transport, including trains, carpooling and flights, if available.
Enjoy your coach trip from Leicester to Manchester!

All bus stops in Leicester and Manchester

Stations
Manchester - Abberton Road
Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Ardwick Station
Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Arena
New Bridge St , M3 Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Ashburys Station
Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Audenshaw
Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Belle Vue Station
Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Castlefield
Liverpool Rd 43, M3 4NQ Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Central Park
Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Chorlton
Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Clayton Hall
Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Coach Station
Chorlton St 14, M1 3HY Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Cornbrook
Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Crumpsall
Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Deansgate
Great Bridgewater St 56, M1 5LE Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - East Didsbury Station
Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Edge Lane
Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Etihad Stadium
Alan Turing Way 2002, Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Firswood
Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Gorton Station
Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Holt Town
Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Levenshulme Station
Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Mauldeth Road Station
Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Miles Platting
M40 8DE Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Moston Station
Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Newton Heath & Moston Station
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 - Oxford Road Station
Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Piccadilly Station
Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Princess Road
Princess Road , M14 7FS Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Ridgewood Avenue
Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Ryder Brow Station
Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Sackville Street
Portland St 55, M1 3HP Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - Shudehill Interchange
Shudehill , Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester - St Werburgh's Road
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)
Manchester United Football Ground Station
Manchester (United Kingdom)

FAQs about the Leicester Manchester bus route

How much does a Leicester Manchester coach trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and travel time. The cheapest ticket for the Leicester Manchester bus trip is available from £8.90 and takes 2h 40m. Compare offers and save money!

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

This connection is offered by 3 bus companies with ticket prices ranging from £4.99 to £25.99. Therefore, we suggest booking your ticket as soon as possible to ensure you’ll get the cheapest bus trip to Manchester.

How many connections are available for the Leicester Manchester route on average every day?

Each day, the bus route from Leicester to Manchester is offered by roughly 1 connection. By using our search engine, you can compare bus schedules and find your ideal trip.

How long does a bus to Manchester from Leicester take?

The quickest coach from Leicester to Manchester is provided by FlixBus and takes 4h 15m. Coach tickets for this connection cost £8.99. However, keep in mind that the connection can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Leicester to Manchester?

The earliest bus to Manchester departs from Leicester at 09:50. In this context, information about departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search engine to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

What time is the last coach from Leicester to Manchester?

The latest bus to Manchester departs from Leicester at 19:10. Please note that departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search engine to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

Which bus companies serve the Leicester Manchester route?

Passengers looking to travel from Leicester to Manchester can travel with National Express, FlixBus and Omio. Compare all available bus tickets with our search engine to book the trip that works best for you.

Is there a direct bus for the Leicester Manchester bus trip?

If you’re searching for a direct connection from Leicester to Manchester our search engine currently compares 1 direct bus connection with the following company: FlixBus

What can I take with me on the bus to Manchester from Leicester?

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 bus for the Leicester Manchester bus route free of charge. Simply use our search engine to find a coach that is best suited to your needs for your planned travel date.

What equipment is available for the Leicester 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 travelling 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 Leicester to Manchester on your planned travel date.

Compare Leicester and Manchester

£4.43
£4.77
Leicester
Manchester
A taxi journey in Leicester is 8% cheaper than in Manchester.
£2.50
£2.60
Leicester
Manchester
A bus fare in Leicester is 4% cheaper than in Manchester.
£3.50
£3.50
Leicester
Manchester
A pint of beer in Leicester is 0% more expensive than in Manchester.
£1.42
£1.12
Leicester
Manchester
A bottle of water in Leicester is 22% more expensive than in Manchester.
£7.80
£5.02
Leicester
Manchester
A meal in Leicester is 36% more expensive than in Manchester.

Bus routes from Leicester and Manchester

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