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Manchester, MAN to Liverpool bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$3.82
Shortest Duration0h 45m
Trips per day13
bus carriers2
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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does a bus ticket from Manchester, MAN to Liverpool cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Manchester to Liverpool were $4.75.

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

How long is the bus ride from Manchester, MAN to Liverpool?

The distance between Manchester and Liverpool is approximately 31.24 miles, or 50.27 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 1 hour and 49 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is and 45 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 Manchester to Liverpool?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Manchester, MAN to Liverpool by bus is usually on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Wednesday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

What bus companies travel from Manchester to Liverpool?

On average there are 13 scheduled bus trips per day. National Express has the most regularly scheduled departures from Manchester, MAN to Liverpool, with an average of 15.75 trips per day and 31.5 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers serve the route from Manchester to Liverpool. Of the 13 trips there are 7 trips that are direct connections to Liverpool.

Need more travel options? Train tickets from Manchester, MAN to Liverpool start at $4.04.

2 carriers offer Manchester, MAN to Liverpool bus trips

Megabus

Book Megabus from Manchester to Liverpool from $3.82. There are 5 trips per day offered by Megabus from Manchester to Liverpool and you can expect on average to pay $5.00 for a Megabus ticket to Liverpool. In Manchester, Megabus departs to Liverpool from Shudehill Interchange (Stand G) and one other station. In Liverpool, Megabus arrives at Liverpool ONE Coach Station,

An average trip on Megabus from Manchester to Liverpool takes 1 hours and 17 minutes, while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to Liverpool in 0 hours and 45 minutes,

On weekends, Megabus offers 5 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $6.09 for a weekend trip to Liverpool.

Avg. Time
1h 17m
Avg. Price
$5.00

National Express

Book National Express from Manchester to Liverpool from $6.38. There are 15.75 trips per day offered by National Express from Manchester to Liverpool and you can expect on average to pay $9.90 for a National Express ticket to Liverpool. In Manchester, National Express departs to Liverpool from Broadway and 2 other stations. In Liverpool, National Express arrives at John Lennon Airport and 6 other stations.

An average trip on National Express from Manchester to Liverpool takes 2 hours and 36 minutes, while the fastest available National Express trip will get you to Liverpool in 0 hours and 45 minutes,

On weekends, National Express offers 14 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $9.53 for a weekend trip to Liverpool.

Avg. Time
2h 36m
Avg. Price
$9.90
There are 5 stations you could depart from, depending on the bus line you travel with. Most bus trips to Liverpool will depart from these stations in Manchester:
  • Shudehill Interchange (Stand G)
  • Broadway
  • Manchester Airport
  • Failsworth
  • Corporation St
Buses arrive in Liverpool at 7 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Liverpool for trips arriving from Manchester:
  • Liverpool ONE Coach Station
  • John Lennon Airport
  • BRdgreen Rd
  • 140 Ormskirk Rd
  • Edge Lane
  • Edge Lane
  • Brownlow Hill

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