There are 5 ways to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Greater Manchester by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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

Bus, train  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Speke, Liverpool John Lennon Airport (Speke Hall Avenue) to Garston, Liverpool South Parkway (Woolton Road) 500 / ...
  2. Take the train from Liverpool South Parkway to Manchester Oxford Road
  3. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Whitworth St West/Oxford Rd Stn (Oxford Rd Rail) to Moss Side, Princess Rd/Claremont Rd (Chemist) 101 / ...

$13 - $28

4 alternative options

Bus, line 111 bus  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Liverpool Airport to Manchester Sackville Street
  2. Take the line 111 bus from Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Chinatown (Portland Tower) to Moss Side, Yew Tree Rd/Horton Rd (House 52) 111

$15 - $16

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Greater Manchester 34.8 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Greater Manchester 34.8 miles

$7 - $11

Towncar  •  39 min

  1. Take a town car from Liverpool Airport to Greater Manchester 34.8 miles

$120 - $180

What companies run services between Liverpool Airport (LPL), England and Greater Manchester, England?

You can take a bus from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Greater Manchester via Manchester Sackville Street and Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Chinatown (Portland Tower) in around 1 h 21 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Liverpool South Parkway to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $18
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Liverpool South Parkway to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Single
$20 - $29
Bus operators
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Speke, Liverpool John Lennon Airport (Speke Hall Avenue) to Garston, Liverpool South Parkway (Woolton Road)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
enquiries.merseyside@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Speke, Liverpool John Lennon Airport (Speke Hall Avenue) to Garston, Liverpool South Parkway (Woolton Road)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Whitworth St West/Oxford Rd Stn (Oxford Rd Rail) to Moss Side, Princess Rd/Claremont Rd (Chemist)
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Chinatown (Portland Tower) to Moss Side, Yew Tree Rd/Horton Rd (House 52)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Manchester Community Transport
Phone
0161 946 9255
Email
info@manct.org
Website
manct.org
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Whitworth St West/Oxford Rd Stn (Oxford Rd Rail) to Moss Side, Lloyd St South/Claremont Rd
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
manct.org
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Liverpool Airport to Manchester Sackville Street
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $13
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Other operators
Taxi from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Greater Manchester
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915
Jayride
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Liverpool Airport to Greater Manchester
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Greater Manchester?

The distance between Liverpool Airport (LPL) and Greater Manchester is 43 km. The road distance is 56 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Greater Manchester?

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Greater Manchester is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 39 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Greater Manchester?

The quickest way to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Greater Manchester is to taxi which takes 39 min and costs £95 - £120.

Is there a direct bus between Liverpool Airport (LPL) and Greater Manchester?

No, there is no direct bus from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Greater Manchester. However, there are services departing from Liverpool Airport and arriving at Moss Side, Yew Tree Rd/Horton Rd (House 52) via Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Chinatown (Portland Tower). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 21 min.

How long does it take to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Greater Manchester?

It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Greater Manchester, including transfers.