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

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Train  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Ilkley to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Airport

$28 - $38

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Bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Ilkley, Bus Station (Ilkley Bus/Rail Station) to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) X84 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express / ...

$12 - $19

3 alternative options

Bus, line 43 bus  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station) to Burnley, Bus Station M4
  2. Take the bus from Burnley, Bus Station to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) X43
  3. Take the line 43 bus from Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Portland Tower) to Manchester Airport The Station 43 / ...

$25 - $26

Drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Ilkley to Manchester Airport (MAN) 64.5 miles

$13 - $20

Towncar  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take a town car from Ilkley to Manchester Airport 64.5 miles

$140 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Ilkley to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to bus which costs £9 - £15 and takes 3 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ilkley to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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The distance between Ilkley and Manchester Airport (MAN) is 43 miles. The road distance is 64.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to get from Ilkley to Manchester Airport (MAN), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ilkley station to Manchester Airport (MAN). However, there are services departing from Ilkley, Bus Station (Ilkley Bus/Rail Station) and arriving at Manchester Airport via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street and Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ilkley to Manchester Airport (MAN). However, there are services departing from Ilkley and arriving at Manchester Airport via Leeds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 4 min.

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Ilkley to Manchester Airport (MAN) bus services, operated by First, depart from Ilkley station.

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Map of how to get from Ilkley to Manchester Airport (MAN).
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  • Distance: 43.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 4 min

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

You can take a train from Ilkley to Manchester Airport (MAN) via Leeds in around 2 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ilkley to Manchester Airport (MAN) via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station), Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, and Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St in around 3 h 40 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Yorkshire
Phone
+44 344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Ilkley, Bus Station (Ilkley Bus/Rail Station) to Leeds City Centre, York Street (NCP Car Park)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Burnley & Pendle
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station) to Burnley, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Transdev Burnley & Pendl
Phone
03456 040 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Keighley, Bus Station (Keighley Bus Station) to Burnley, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
The Burnley Bus Company
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Burnley, Bus Station to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Portland Tower) to Manchester Airport The Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Ilkley to Manchester Airport
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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