Book direct travel from Liverpool to Manchester for £2

Our coaches travel direct from Liverpool One Coach Station to Manchester Coach Station 27 times per day, and the trip takes just 1 hour (approx). Services from Liverpool to Manchester run from as early as 5.45am, and our last coach of the day arrives in Manchester at 11.35pm. With regular, reliable services, and one-way travel for just £2, there's never been a better time to travel with National Express.

Services and Stops

Services from Liverpool to Manchester run from early in the morning until late at night. And with 27 services per day, you're never far away from the next coach. 

Route may vary slightly from the map shown here, depending on the time of day you travel. Full route stops include: Liverpool One Coach Station, Norton Street, West Derby Street, Botanic Park, Edge Lane, Edge Lane Drive, Salford Quays, Salford Ordsall, Castlefield, Deansgate, Manchester Coach Station.

Please view our Liverpool to Manchester timetable for further details on the route/stops for your journey.

About our coaches

A guaranteed reclining leather seat, air conditioning, plug sockets for charging your mobile, friendly drivers to help load your heavy luggage, and a 500-strong fleet of coaches taking you to 100's of UK towns, cities, airports and events from just £5 one way...just a few of the reasons why more of our customers are making the switch from rail to coach.

Taking the coach to Manchester

Coaches from Liverpool One Coach Station to Manchester Coach Station depart 27 times a day, from 5.45am onwards. Our last coach leaves Liverpool at 11.30pm. 

Time to spare before your coach to Manchester? Liverpool One Coach Station is right next to Liverpool One Shopping Centre, which is home to dozens of shops, restaurants, cafes and leisure spots. Take a look at our Liverpool One Coach Station facilities.

Arriving in Manchester by coach

Coaches from Liverpool One Coach Station arrive at Manchester Coach Station from as early as 6.50am. Directly outside the coach station is a dedicated taxi rank, a city-wide tram service, and the Metroshuttle, which ferries you for free between the cities' rail stations.

Take a look at our Manchester Central Coach Station facilities.

Coach Stops


Please see 'Services and Stops' section for a full list of stops on this route.