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Best price 17.04 £
Journey duration 6 h 24 min
Connections per day 17
First departure 10:45
Last departure 23:59
Distance 216 km

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Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Luton to Manchester. All you need to do is enter the dates of your planned journey, and let us take care of everything else. Our engine does the hard work, searching through thousands of routes offered by our trusted travel partners to show you options for traveling by train, bus, plane, or carpool. You can filter the results to suit your needs. There are a number of filtering options, including price, one-way or round trip, departure or arrival time, duration of journey, or number of connections. Soon you'll find the best choice for your journey. When you're ready, Virail will transfer you to the provider's website to complete the booking. No matter where you're going, get there with Virail.

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

The cheapest bus tickets from Luton to Manchester cost 13.77 £. On average, you can expect to spend around 36.74 £ 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 Luton to Manchester.

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Buses from Luton to Manchester

How long does it take to get from Luton to Manchester by bus?

In order to get from Luton 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 Luton and Manchester will complete the journey in 4 h 15 min.On average, it will take you about 6 h 33 min to travel the 217 between Luton and Manchester.

What time are the first and last departures from Luton to Manchester?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Luton to Manchester, which usually leaves at 23:40. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 23:59. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

How many times a day do journeys run from Luton to Manchester?

You will be able to travel from Luton to Manchester using companies such as National Express. Combined, these providers offer an average of 16 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to 83 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Luton to Manchester using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 6.5 direct connections from Luton to Manchester each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 9.5 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week.