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Bus from Manchester to Reading

Book your bus ticket to Reading from Manchester today

Duration 4 hours 30 minutes (fastest time)

Departures Up to 4 services per day

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Manchester to Reading bus details

Our route M15N bus stops at 6 stops between Manchester and Reading. The bus sets off from Shudehill Interchange, Stand G and drops you off at Rail Station, North Entrance, Stop NC


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


Reading, Calcot - The Megabus stop is situated on the Pincents Lane outside the petrol station. Pincents Lane is the road leading to Sainsbury's approximately 1 mile from Junction12 of the M4.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

The fastest bus from Manchester to Reading takes 4 hours 30 minutes

When is the first bus from Manchester to Reading?

The earliest bus from Manchester to Reading leaves at 04:30

When is the last bus from Manchester to Reading?

The latest bus from Manchester to Reading leaves at 21:30

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

megabus runs up to 4 trips per day from Manchester to Reading