There are 6 ways to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Manchester Piccadilly Station by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 757 bus, train  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the line 757 bus from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point (Leeds Bradford International Airport) to Leeds City Centre, City Square (Mill Hill Chapel) 757
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly

$22 - $29

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Line 757 bus, bus  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the line 757 bus from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point (Leeds Bradford International Airport) to Leeds City Centre, York Street (Leeds City Bus Station) 757
  2. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express / ...

$12 - $16

4 alternative options

Line 747 bus, train  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 747 bus from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point (Leeds Bradford International Airport) to Bradford City Centre, Interchange Stand 2 (Bradford Interchange) 747 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bradford Interchange to Manchester Victoria

$21 - $29

Taxi  •  59 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Manchester Piccadilly Station 45.6 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  59 min

  1. Drive from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Manchester Piccadilly Station 45.6 miles

$9 - $15

Towncar  •  59 min

  1. Take a town car from Leeds Bradford Airport to Manchester Piccadilly Station 45.6 miles

$130 - $180

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Manchester Piccadilly Station station. However, there are services departing from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point (Leeds Bradford International Airport) and arriving at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 33 min.

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The distance between Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) and Manchester Piccadilly Station is 36 miles. The road distance is 45.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Manchester Piccadilly Station without a car is to line 757 bus and train which takes 1 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 52 min to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Manchester Piccadilly Station, including transfers.

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Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Manchester Piccadilly Station bus services, operated by Yorkshire Tiger, depart from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point (Leeds Bradford International Airport) station.

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Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Manchester Piccadilly Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Manchester Piccadilly Station is 46 miles. It takes approximately 59 min to drive from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Manchester Piccadilly Station.

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Map of how to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Manchester Piccadilly Station.
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  • Distance: 36 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 52 min

What companies run services between Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA), England and Manchester Piccadilly Station, England?

You can take a bus from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Manchester Piccadilly Station via Leeds City Centre, York Street (Leeds City Bus Station), Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, and Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St in around 2 h 33 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Yorkshire Tiger
Phone
0344 800 4411
Email
hello@yorkshiretiger.co.uk
Website
yorkshiretiger.co.uk
Bus from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point (Leeds Bradford International Airport) to Leeds City Centre, City Square (Mill Hill Chapel)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
yorkshiretiger.co.uk
Bus from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point (Leeds Bradford International Airport) to Bradford City Centre, Interchange Stand 2 (Bradford Interchange)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
yorkshiretiger.co.uk
Bus from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point (Leeds Bradford International Airport) to Leeds City Centre, York Street (Leeds City Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
yorkshiretiger.co.uk
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 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
Other operators
Taxi from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Manchester Piccadilly Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Metro Taxis Bradford
Phone
+44 127 4733733
Website
metrotaxis.co.uk
Amber Cars
Phone
+44 113 202 2117
Website
taxileeds.co.uk
Royal Cars Leeds
Phone
+44 113 230 5000
Website
leeds-taxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Leeds Bradford Airport to Manchester Piccadilly Station
Estimated price
$130 - $180

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