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Skipton to Manchester bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price€8.98
Shortest Duration2h 15m
Trips per day19
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How to book cheap bus tickets from Skipton to Manchester

The best way to get deals on bus tickets from Skipton to Manchester is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Skipton to Manchester were €11.04.

How long is the bus ride from Skipton to Manchester?

The distance between Skipton and Manchester is approximately 34.59 miles, or 55.65 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 3 hours and 1 minute, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 15 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Skipton to Manchester?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Skipton to Manchester by bus is on Sunday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Sunday is when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the bus departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

National Express from Skipton to Manchester has the most daily schedules

On average there are 19 bus trips per day. National Express has the most options for departures from Skipton to Manchester, with an average of 19 trips per day and 19 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Skipton to Manchester. Of the 19 trips there are 4 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Travelling by Train from Skipton to Manchester starts at €29.64.

1 carriers offer Skipton to Manchester bus trips

National Express

Book National Express from Skipton to Manchester from €8.98. There are 19 National Express schedules from Skipton to Manchester and you can expect on average to pay €11.04 for a National Express ticket to Manchester. In Skipton, National Express departs to Manchester from Bus Station and no other station. In Manchester, National Express arrives at Failsworth and 4 other stations.

An average trip on National Express from Skipton to Manchester takes 3 hours and 2 minutes, while the fastest available National Express trip will get you to Manchester in 2 hours and 15 minutes,

On weekends, National Express offers 19 trips per day and you could expect to pay €11.04 for a weekend getaway trip to Manchester.

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Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Skipton. Most bus trips to Manchester will depart from:
  • Bus Station
Bus trips arrive in Manchester at 5 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Manchester for trips arriving from Skipton:
  • Failsworth
  • Broadway
  • Manchester (Miles Platting)
  • Manchester Coach Station
  • Manchester Airport