There are 5 ways to get from Aberystwyth to Manchester Airport (MAN) by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Wilmslow

$55 - $88

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury National Express
  2. Take the bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand S) to Manchester Airport The Station 5 / ...

$35 - $39

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand S) to Manchester Airport The Station 5 / ...

$59 - $75

Bus via Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square (Arced Idris) T2
  2. Take the bus from Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square (Arced Idris) to Wrecsam, Central Retail Park (North East Wales School of Art) T3
  3. Take the bus from Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station to Manchester Airport The Station 5

$46

Drive  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Aberystwyth to Manchester Airport (MAN) 122.6 miles

$26 - $40

What companies run services between Aberystwyth, Wales and Manchester Airport (MAN), England?

You can take a train from Aberystwyth to Manchester Airport (MAN) via Shrewsbury and Wilmslow in around 4 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aberystwyth to Manchester Airport (MAN) via Shrewsbury and Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand S) in around 5 h 5 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Shrewsbury to Wilmslow
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Bus operators
easyBus
Bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand S) to Manchester Airport The Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25
Bus from Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station to Manchester Airport The Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Lloyds Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square (Arced Idris)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square (Arced Idris) to Wrecsam, Central Retail Park (North East Wales School of Art)
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Aberystwyth and Manchester Airport (MAN) is 161 km. The road distance is 196 km.

The cheapest way to get from Aberystwyth to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to drive which costs £19 - £29 and takes 2 h 24 min.

The quickest way to get from Aberystwyth to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to drive which takes 2 h 24 min and costs £19 - £29.

No, there is no direct train from Aberystwyth to Manchester Airport (MAN). However, there are services departing from Aberystwyth and arriving at Manchester Airport via Shrewsbury and Wilmslow. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 22 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Aberystwyth to Manchester Airport (MAN). However, there are services departing from Aberystwyth and arriving at Manchester Airport The Station via Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand S). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 5 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from Aberystwyth to Manchester Airport (MAN), including transfers.