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Bus Skipton to Manchester: Times, Prices and Tickets

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

Prices will vary when you travel from Skipton to Manchester. On average, though, you'll pay about £ 29.67 for a bus ticket. You can find bus tickets for prices as low as £ 24.50, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.

Skipton to Manchester by bus

Best price £ 24.50
Journey duration 51 min
Connections per day 10
First departure 13:20
Last departure 22:40
Distance 34.2 mi
Departure Skipton
Arrival Manchester
Carriers National Express, The Witch Way, Bus

Ticket price Skipton - Manchester every day

£ 34.60
In 2 days
In 3 days
In 4 days
In 5 days
£ 34.60
In 6 days

Route Summary by Bus

Minimum price
£ 24.50
Maximum price
£ 34.60

Skipton - Manchester


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By Train

£ 34.60

Thursday, June 30th 2022
Northern Rail-logo
Leeds Railway Station - Skipton
13:56 - 14:39
Northern Rail
CO2: 0.16kg
By Bus

£ 24.50

Monday, June 27th 2022
National Express-logo
Manchester, Coach Station - Leeds, Coach Station
11:00 - 12:40
National Express
1h 40min
CO2: 1.95kg

How long will it take me to travel from Skipton to Manchester by bus?

The distance between Skipton and Manchester is around 34.8 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 51 min. However, the fastest routes between Skipton and Manchester take 15 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

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

The first daily departure from Skipton to Manchester leaves at 13:20, while the last journey of the day sets out at 22:40. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Skipton 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 Skipton to Manchester take place each day?

The exact number of journeys from Skipton to Manchester can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 10 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including National Express, The Witch Way and Bus. On particularly busy days, there can be up to 18 departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Skipton to Manchester. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Skipton to Manchester varies, but in general, you can expect to find 10 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 0 journeys with one change or more.


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