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Bus from Manchester to Cardiff

Book your bus ticket to Cardiff from Manchester today

Duration 5 hours 10 minutes (fastest time)

Departures Up to 6 services per day

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Manchester to Cardiff bus details

Our route M82 bus stops at 8 stops between Manchester and Cardiff. The bus sets off from Shudehill Interchange, Stand G and drops you off at North Road, Friary Gardens


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


Capital City of Wales, Cardiff, is a popular choice amongst travellers. Please see Visit Cardiff

Frequently Asked Questions

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

The fastest bus from Manchester to Cardiff takes 5 hours 10 minutes

When is the first bus from Manchester to Cardiff?

The earliest bus from Manchester to Cardiff leaves at 06:20

When is the last bus from Manchester to Cardiff?

The latest bus from Manchester to Cardiff leaves at 17:00

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

megabus runs up to 6 trips per day from Manchester to Cardiff