VALUE:Manchester United’s Emirates FA Cup final clash with Chelsea will kick off at 17:15 BST on Saturday 19 May 2018, the Football Association has confirmed.

Belle Vue Coaches is running a fleet of coaches from Manchester to London. There will be options for smaller parties to book mini-buses, midi-coaches and to block book larger vehicles (up to 70-seater coaches) if needed.

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Coach Travel for the 2018 FA Cup final between United and Chelsea.
Date: 19th May.
Kick off: 17.15

  • The match at Wembley will be broadcast live on BBC One and BBC Radio 5 live, but you can see it live via our £49 coach special from Piccadilly Manchester.
  • Seven-time winners Chelsea, who lost 2-1 to Arsenal in last year’s final, beat Southampton 2-0 in their semi-final.
  • Manchester United, who have won the trophy 12 times, reached a record-equalling 20th final by coming from behind to beat Tottenham 2-1.
  • Michael Oliver will referee the final and the Football Association has confirmed the video assistant referee (VAR) system will be used for the first time in a FA Cup final, with Neil Swarbrick taking the role.
  • Wembley holds 90,000 people and each set of fans will be allocated over 28,000 tickets. But how do you travel there? You can take the train, drive a car or you can sit back and relax and let us do the driving whilst you have a celebratory drink in and around the stadium and make a day of it.
  • The final is a repeat of 2007, when current United boss, Mourinho, guided the Blues to a 1-0 victory after extra time in the first final to be played at the rebuilt Wembley.
  • The two sides also faced each other in the 1994 final, when United won 4-0.

  • Coaches will depart from Yates’s Wine Lodge, Chorlton Street, Piccadilly, Manchester.
  • Departure time will be 09.30am.
  • Return Time from Wembley will be 8.00pm.
  • Price per ticket is £49.00 each.
  • There will be a 45 minute break at the services both ways, mid journey.
  • Facilities include executive coach loaded with reclining seats, air conditioning, toilet and washroom.
  • For further details please contact:
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  • Free snacks and drinks en route
  • Free WIFI
  • Free Newspapers
  • Selection of United DVD’s
  • Fun & Games with Cash Prizes up to £100.
  • Travel on the Executive United Express – The only way to travel.

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