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

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Train  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Manchester Victoria
  2. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Halifax

$16 - $25

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Bus, line 576 bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Bradford City Centre, Interchange (Bradford Interchange) 060 / ...
  2. Take the line 576 bus from Bradford City Centre, Interchange (Bradford Interchange) to Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station (Halifax Bus Station) 576 / ...

$7 - $10

4 alternative options

Line 6 tram, train  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the line 6 tram from Manchester Airport (Manchester Metrolink) to Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) 6
  2. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Halifax

$15 - $21

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Halifax 43.7 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Halifax 43.7 miles

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  48 min

  1. Take a town car from Manchester Airport to Halifax 43.7 miles

$100 - $150

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) station to Halifax station. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport The Station and arriving at Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station (Halifax Bus Station) via Bradford City Centre, Interchange (Bradford Interchange). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Halifax. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Halifax via Manchester Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 39 min.

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The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Halifax is 30 miles. The road distance is 43.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Halifax without a car is to train which takes 1 h 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 39 min to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Halifax, including transfers.

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

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Halifax train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Manchester Airport station.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Halifax is to train which takes 1 h 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 576 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 15 min.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Halifax bus services, operated by First, arrive at Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station (Halifax Bus Station).

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

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Map of how to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Halifax.
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  • Distance: 30.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 39 min

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

You can take a train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Halifax via Manchester Victoria in around 1 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Halifax via Bradford City Centre, Interchange (Bradford Interchange) in around 2 h 15 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
27 min
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
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Halifax
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Manchester Airport (Manchester Metrolink) to Victoria (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
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 Manchester Airport The Station to Bradford City Centre, Interchange (Bradford Interchange)
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Halifax
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Manchester Airport to Halifax
Estimated price
$100 - $150

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) to Halifax is 44 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Halifax.

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