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Traveling from Liverpool to Manchester with Virail

Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from Liverpool to Manchester. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How can I get the cheapest bus tickets to travel from Liverpool to Manchester?

The cheapest bus tickets from Liverpool to Manchester cost £ 1.81. On average, you can expect to spend around £ 7.45 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 Liverpool to Manchester.

Journey Details

Best price £ 4.20
Journey duration 1 h 5 min
Connections per day 25
First departure 05:50
Last departure 20:05
Distance 31 mi

Ticket price Liverpool - Manchester every day

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£ 4.25
Duration: 1 h 10 min
Liverpool One - Manchester Shudehill Interchange (Stand G)
05:50 - 07:00
£ 5.32

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

The journey between Liverpool and Manchester by bus usually takes 1 h 8 min to cover a distance of 31 mi. The shortest journey from Liverpool to Manchester will take you 34 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Manchester quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

At what time of the day can I travel from Liverpool to Manchester?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Liverpool to Manchester leaving at 09:50. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 20:05.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

How many daily journeys are there from Liverpool to Manchester?

If you want to get from Liverpool to Manchester, you can travel with providers such as Megabus and National Express. You will find a maximum number of 450 departures per day. On average, there are 14 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 14 direct journeys between Liverpool and Manchester. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 0 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you.

Stations of departure

Liverpool One
Liverpool Botanic Park
Liverpool Edge Lane Drive
Liverpool University
Liverpool Old Swan Kwik Fit
Old Roan
Liverpool Liverpool Old Swan Kwik Fit, Edge Ln
Liverpool (Edge Lane Drive), Adj Broad Green Rd / The Green
Liverpool (Botanic Park) Edge Lane, adj Wavertree Botanic Park
Liverpool (University) Brownlow Hill, Opp Junc. Crown St
Liverpool (Edge Lane), adj Ardleigh Rd, nr Kwik Fit
Liverpool Liverpool Botanic Park, Edge Ln
Liverpool Liverpool One, Canning Place
Liverpool Liverpool University, Brownlow Hill 200
Liverpool Liverpool Edge Lane Drive, A5080

Destination stations

Manchester Corporation Street
Manchester Deansgate
Manchester Castlefield
Manchester Miles Platting
Manchester Airport Bus Station
Corporation Street
Coach Station
Manchester Manchester Central Bus Station, Chorlton St 14
Manchester (Deansgate), O/s Bridgewater Hall, Stop ST
Manchester Airport
Manchester (New Moston), Broadway, Leisure Centre
Manchester (Miles Platting) Oldham Rd, opp Hadfields Transport
Manchester (Castlefield) Liverpool Rd, Nr Barton St, Stop WO
Manchester Central Bus Station
Manchester Salford for Quays, Regent Rd
Manchester Manchester Shudehill Interchange (Stand G), B, Hanover St
Manchester Salford Ordsall, Regent Rd 2
Manchester Shudehill Interchange (Stand G)

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