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

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Train via Liverpool Lime Street  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Formby to Liverpool Central
  2. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport

$19 - $31

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Bus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Freshfield, Alderson Crescent to Queen Square Bus Station X2
  2. Take the bus from Liverpool ONE Bus Station to Manchester Airport The Station 060 / ...

$9 - $11

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Formby to Liverpool South Parkway
  2. Take the train from Liverpool South Parkway to Manchester Airport

$19 - $33

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Formby to Manchester Airport (MAN) 45.3 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Formby to Manchester Airport (MAN) 45.3 miles

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  47 min

  1. Take a town car from Formby to Manchester Airport 45.3 miles

$110 - $160

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No, there is no direct bus from Formby to Manchester Airport (MAN) station. However, there are services departing from Freshfield, Alderson Crescent and arriving at Manchester Airport The Station via Liverpool ONE Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Formby to Manchester Airport (MAN). However, there are services departing from Formby and arriving at Manchester Airport via Liverpool Lime Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 27 min.

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The distance between Formby and Manchester Airport (MAN) is 36 miles. The road distance is 45.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Formby to Manchester Airport (MAN) without a car is to train which takes 2 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 27 min to get from Formby to Manchester Airport (MAN), including transfers.

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Formby to Manchester Airport (MAN) bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Lancashire, depart from Freshfield, Alderson Crescent station.

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Formby to Manchester Airport (MAN) train services, operated by Merseyrail Electrics, depart from Formby station.

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The best way to get from Formby to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to train which takes 2 h 27 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 47 min.

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Formby to Manchester Airport (MAN) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Airport The Station.

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Formby to Manchester Airport (MAN) train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Manchester Airport station.

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Map of how to get from Formby to Manchester Airport (MAN).
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  • Distance: 35.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 27 min

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

You can take a train from Formby to Manchester Airport (MAN) via Liverpool Central and Liverpool Lime Street in around 2 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Formby to Manchester Airport (MAN) via Queen Square Bus Station and Liverpool ONE Bus Station in around 2 h 47 min.

Train operators
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Formby to Liverpool Central
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Formby to Liverpool South Parkway
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Formby to Liverpool Central
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$2 - $4
Off-Peak Single
$5 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Single
$7 - $12
Train from Formby to Liverpool South Parkway
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Single
$11 - $17
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool South Parkway to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Freshfield, Alderson Crescent to Queen Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
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 Liverpool ONE Bus Station to Manchester Airport The Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Formby to Manchester Airport (MAN)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915
Jayride
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Formby to Manchester Airport
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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Yes, the driving distance between Formby to Manchester Airport (MAN) is 45 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Formby to Manchester Airport (MAN).

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