Book direct travel from Manchester to London

Our coaches travel from Manchester Central Coach Station to London Victoria Coach Station up to 15 times a day. With regular, reliable services, £10 returns and £5 single fares, there’s never been a better time to travel with National Express.

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Services and Stops

Services from Manchester to London run from early in the morning until late at night. Route may vary slightly from the map shown here, depending on the time of day you travel.

Please view our Manchester to London 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 London

Coaches from Manchester arrive at London Victoria Coach Station from early in the morning until late at night, with 12 services per day. Travelling to the station? Taxis drop you at a dedicated taxi rank outside the station, which is also served by 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.

Arriving in London by coach

London Victoria Coach Station is just 300 metres from the tube network, and is served by the Victoria Line, the District Line and the Circle Line. A bus stop is directly outside the coach station, and is served by many routes into the city centre. Victoria Rail Station is also just 300 metres away, and there is a taxi rank outside the coach station on Eccleston Place. Take a look at our London Victoria Station facilities.

*Price information correct at time of publication. Information provided by, and on 29/7/16, for equivalent train journeys from Manchester to London at 10.45am on 9/9/16, and based on outbound Adult single fare. All prices subject to change.