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There are 7 ways to get from Burnley to Manchester Airport by train, bus, night bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1h 31m

  1. Take the train from Burnley Manchester Road to Manchester Victoria
  2. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Manchester Airport

$14 - $22

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Night bus  •  2h 10m

  1. Take the night bus from Burnley to Manchester Airport National Express

$5 - $7

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Bus  •  2h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Burnley to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express

$9 - $13

Line 483 bus, line 135 bus, line 43 bus  •  3h 18m

  1. Take the line 483 bus from Burnley, Bus Station to Bury Interchange 483
  2. Take the line 135 bus from Bury Interchange to Piccadilly Gardens, Dale St 135 / ...
  3. Take the line 43 bus from Piccadilly Gardens to Manchester Airport The Station 43 / ...

$7 - $9

Taxi  •  42m

  1. Take a taxi from Burnley to Manchester Airport 41.4 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  42m

  1. Drive from Burnley to Manchester Airport 41.4 miles

$8 - $13

Towncar  •  43m

  1. Take a town car from Burnley to Manchester Airport 41.5 miles

$100 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Burnley to Manchester Airport is to night bus which costs £3 - £5 and takes 2h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Burnley to Manchester Airport is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 42m.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Burnley and arriving at Manchester Airport. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Burnley to Manchester Airport. However, there are services departing from Burnley Manchester Road and arriving at Manchester Airport via Manchester Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 31m.

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The distance between Burnley and Manchester Airport is 30 miles. The road distance is 41.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Burnley to Manchester Airport without a car is to train which takes 1h 31m and costs £10 - £18.

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It takes approximately 1h 31m to get from Burnley to Manchester Airport, including transfers.

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Burnley to Manchester Airport bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Burnley station.

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Burnley to Manchester Airport train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Burnley Manchester Road station.

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The best way to get from Burnley to Manchester Airport is to train which takes 1h 31m and costs £10 - £18. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £6 - £10 and takes 2h 38m.

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Map of how to get from Burnley to Manchester Airport.
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  • Distance: 29.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 31m

What companies run services between Burnley, England and Manchester Airport, England?

You can take a train from Burnley to Manchester Airport via Manchester Victoria in around 1h 31m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Burnley to Manchester Airport twice daily. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1h 45m.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Burnley Manchester Road to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Bus operators
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 Burnley to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express
Night bus from Burnley to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
National Express
Rossendale Transport
Phone
01706 390520
Email
getintouch@rossobus.com
Website
rossobus.com
Bus from Burnley, Bus Station to Bury Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
rossobus.com
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Piccadilly Gardens to Manchester Airport The Station
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Stagecoach Manchester
Other operators
Taxi from Burnley to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
42m
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Jayride
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Burnley to Manchester Airport
Estimated price
$100 - $150

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Burnley to Manchester Airport bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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Burnley to Manchester Airport train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Manchester Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Burnley to Manchester Airport is 41 miles. It takes approximately 42m to drive from Burnley to Manchester Airport.

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