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There are 7 ways to get from Aberdeen to Manchester Airport (MAN) by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly from Aberdeen  •  3h

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Manchester (MAN) ABZ - MAN

$44 - $144

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Bus  •  9h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station G9 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow to Manchester Airport National Express / ...

$39 - $96

5 alternative options

Train to Edinburgh, fly  •  4h 56m

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Haymarket
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Manchester (MAN) EDI - MAN

$69 - $270

Train to Inverness, fly  •  5h

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Inverness
  2. Fly from Inverness (INV) to Manchester (MAN) INV - MAN

$100 - $275

Train  •  6h 33m

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Manchester Airport

$115 - $224

Night train, train  •  6h 58m

  1. Take the night train from Aberdeen to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Manchester Airport

$58 - $86

Drive  •  5h 48m

  1. Drive from Aberdeen to Manchester Airport (MAN) 356.3 miles

$75 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Aberdeen to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to bus which costs £29 - £75 and takes 9h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Aberdeen to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to fly which costs £30 - £120 and takes 3h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aberdeen station to Manchester Airport (MAN). However, there are services departing from Union Square Bus Station and arriving at Manchester Airport via Glasgow. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 19m.

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No, there is no direct train from Aberdeen to Manchester Airport (MAN). However, there are services departing from Aberdeen and arriving at Manchester Airport via Haymarket. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 33m.

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The distance between Aberdeen and Manchester Airport (MAN) is 263 miles. The road distance is 356.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen to Manchester Airport (MAN) without a car is to train which takes 6h 33m and costs £85 - £180.

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It takes approximately 3h to get from Aberdeen to Manchester Airport (MAN), including transfers.

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Aberdeen to Manchester Airport (MAN) bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Union Square Bus Station.

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Aberdeen to Manchester Airport (MAN) train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Aberdeen station.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to fly which takes 3h and costs £30 - £120. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £85 - £180 and takes 6h 33m, you could also bus, which costs £29 - £75 and takes 9h 19m.

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Map of how to get from Aberdeen to Manchester Airport (MAN).
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  • Distance: 262.7 miles
  • Duration: 3h

What companies run services between Aberdeen, Scotland and Manchester Airport (MAN), England?

Flybe, Aer Lingus and Loganair fly from Aberdeen to Manchester Airport (MAN) 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Aberdeen to Manchester Airport (MAN) via Haymarket in around 6h 33m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $260
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Aberdeen to Manchester via Kirkwall
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Flights from Inverness to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $45
Train from Aberdeen to Inverness
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $40
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $130
Train from Preston to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Aberdeen to Preston
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$196
Sleeper Seat
$40 - $65
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
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 Aberdeen, Scotland to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
National Express
Bus from Glasgow to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
National Express
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The quickest flight from Aberdeen Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Aberdeen to Manchester Airport (MAN) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Airport station.

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Aberdeen to Manchester Airport (MAN) train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Manchester Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aberdeen to Manchester Airport (MAN) is 356 miles. It takes approximately 5h 48m to drive from Aberdeen to Manchester Airport (MAN).

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Aer Lingus, Loganair and Flybe offer flights from Aberdeen Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 904+ hotels available in Manchester Airport (MAN). Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen to Aberdeen Airport is to line 727 bus which takes 40m and costs £4.

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