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Durham, DUR to Manchester bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$39.15
Shortest Duration3h 35m
Trips per day5
bus carriers1
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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does a bus ticket from Durham to Manchester cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Durham to Manchester were $40.52.

The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Durham to Manchester is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches.

How long is the bus ride from Durham to Manchester?

The distance between Durham and Manchester is approximately 93.37 miles, or 150.23 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 4 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 35 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 day to travel by bus from Durham to Manchester?

The busiest day of the week to travel by bus from Durham to Manchester is on Monday. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out. On the other hand, Monday is typically when buses are least crowded. If you’re looking for a little extra space, taking a bus on Monday is the way to go.

What bus companies travel from Durham to Manchester?

On average there are 5 scheduled bus trips per day. National Express has the most regularly scheduled departures from Durham, DUR to Manchester, with an average of 5 trips per day and 5 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Durham to Manchester. Of the 5 trips there all of the schedules require a connection as there are no direct trips. A connection will generally require disembarking from the bus and boarding another bus to complete your trip.

Need more travel options? Train tickets from Durham, DUR to Manchester start at $81.31.

1 carriers offer Durham, DUR to Manchester bus trips

National Express

Book National Express from Durham to Manchester from $39.15. There are 5 trips per day offered by National Express from Durham to Manchester and you can expect on average to pay $40.52 for a National Express ticket to Manchester. In Durham, National Express departs to Manchester from Bus Station, In Manchester, National Express arrives at Manchester Airport and 4 other stations.

An average trip on National Express from Durham to Manchester takes 4 hours and 0 minutes, while the fastest available National Express trip will get you to Manchester in 3 hours and 35 minutes,

On weekends, National Express offers 5 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $40.52 for a weekend trip to Manchester.

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Plan your next adventure

Buses to Manchester depart from one main station in Durham:
  • Bus Station
Buses 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 Durham:
  • Manchester Airport
  • Failsworth
  • Manchester Coach Station
  • Manchester (Miles Platting)
  • Broadway

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