There are 6 ways to get from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Airport (MAN) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train, bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Stoke-on-Trent to Stockport
  2. Take the bus from Stockport, Royal Mail Office (Post Office) to Manchester Airport The Station Skyline 199 / ...

$15 - $57

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Bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from Stoke-On-Trent to Manchester Airport National Express

$3 - $6

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Train  •  59 min

  1. Take the train from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport

$17 - $60

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Airport (MAN) 38 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Airport (MAN) 38 miles

$8 - $12

Towncar  •  40 min

  1. Take a town car from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Airport 38 miles

$95 - $140

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stoke-On-Trent and arriving at Manchester Airport. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Airport (MAN). However, there are services departing from Stoke-on-Trent and arriving at Manchester Airport via Manchester Piccadilly. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 59 min.

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The distance between Stoke-on-Trent and Manchester Airport (MAN) is 25 miles. The road distance is 38 miles.

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The best way to get from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Airport (MAN) without a car is to train and bus which takes 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 50 min to get from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Airport (MAN), including transfers.

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Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Airport (MAN) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stoke-On-Trent station.

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Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Airport (MAN) train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Stoke-on-Trent station.

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The best way to get from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to train which takes 59 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h.

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Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Airport (MAN) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Airport station.

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Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Airport (MAN) train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Manchester Airport station.

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Map of how to get from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Airport (MAN).
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  • Distance: 25.3 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

What companies run services between Stoke-on-Trent, England and Manchester Airport (MAN), England?

You can take a train from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Airport (MAN) via Manchester Piccadilly in around 59 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Airport (MAN) every 4 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 1 h.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Stockport
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Stockport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $27
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Stockport
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $7
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
First Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
Bus operators
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Stockport, Royal Mail Office (Post Office) to Manchester Airport The Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stockport Bus Station to Manchester Airport The Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stoke-On-Trent to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Airport (MAN)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Stoke Link Taxis
Phone
+44 1782 412412
Rushhour Taxi
Phone
+44 7956 195895
Website
rushhourtaxis.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Airport
Estimated price
$95 - $140

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Yes, the driving distance between Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Airport (MAN) is 38 miles. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Airport (MAN).

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