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Bus from Manchester to Bristol

Book your bus ticket to Bristol from Manchester today

Duration 3 hours 40 minutes (fastest time)

Departures Up to 13 services per day

Why travel with megabus?

Free Wi-Fi onboard*

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* Subject to availability

Manchester to Bristol bus details

Our route M36 bus stops at 5 stops between Manchester and Bristol. The bus sets off from Shudehill Interchange, Stand G and drops you off at Bond Street (near Black's)


megabus tickets are available from megabus staff or from the megabus self service ticket machines at Manchester Shudehill Interchange


Bristol Temple Meads Railway Station is approximately 20 minutes walk from the town centre. Regular bus connections are available. Station facilities include staffed ticket office, waiting room and toilets.

megabus authorised agent
Destination Bristol
Bristol Tourist Information Centre,
E Shed, 1 Canons Road

Opening hours
Open every day (except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day)
Mon - Sun: 1000 - 1700
July and August Mon - Sun: 1000 - 1700
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Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to travel from Manchester to Bristol by bus?

The fastest bus from Manchester to Bristol takes 3 hours 40 minutes

When is the first bus from Manchester to Bristol?

The earliest bus from Manchester to Bristol leaves at 01:30

When is the last bus from Manchester to Bristol?

The latest bus from Manchester to Bristol leaves at 19:30

How many daily bus trips are there from Manchester to Bristol?

Megabus runs up to 13 trips per day from Manchester to Bristol