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What's the best way to get from Cheltenham to Manchester? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Cheltenham to Manchester, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How much will I pay for bus tickets from Cheltenham to Manchester?

The cheapest bus tickets from Cheltenham to Manchester cost £ 15.03. On average, you can expect to spend around £ 20.18 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Cheltenham to Manchester.

Cheltenham to Manchester by bus

Best price £ 15.03
Journey duration 6 h 4 min
Connections per day 4
First departure 07:35
Last departure 09:25
Distance 109.4 mi

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National Express
Duration: 7 h 45 min
Cheltenham Royal Well Bus Station - Manchester Central Bus Station
09:25 - 17:10
£ 22.30

How long is the journey from Cheltenham to Manchester by bus?

In order to get from Cheltenham to Manchester faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Cheltenham and Manchester will complete the journey in 3 h.On average, it will take you about 6 h 4 min to travel the 110.0 mi between Cheltenham and Manchester.

When do departures from Cheltenham to Manchester leave?

The first daily departure from Cheltenham to Manchester leaves at 07:35, while the last journey of the day sets out at 09:25. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Cheltenham and Manchester. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

How many journeys from Cheltenham to Manchester are there every day?

The route from Cheltenham to Manchester is served by providers including National Express and Megabus. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 8 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Cheltenham 4 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Cheltenham to Manchester, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 3 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 1 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.