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Best price 12.54 £
Journey duration 4 h 20 min
Connections per day 8
First departure 06:20
Last departure 19:15
Distance 52 km

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Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Sheffield 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 can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Sheffield to Manchester?

The cheapest bus tickets from Sheffield to Manchester cost 3.52 £. On average, you can expect to spend around 12.78 £ 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 Sheffield to Manchester.

Buses from Sheffield to Manchester

How long does the journey from Sheffield to Manchester take by bus?

The journey from Sheffield to Manchester covers a distance of 53. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 4 h 20 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 1 h 25 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Sheffield to Manchester faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When do the first and last departures from Sheffield to Manchester leave?

The first journey of the night departs from Sheffield at 01:00. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 19:15. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Sheffield and Manchester. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

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

If you want to get from Sheffield to Manchester, you can travel with providers such as Megabus and National Express. You will find a maximum number of 78 departures per day. On average, there are 17.5 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 3 direct journeys between Sheffield and Manchester. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 14.5 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.