There are 9 ways to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Central by train, bus, tram, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  31 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Salford Central

$5 - $8

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Line 060 bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the line 060 bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Manchester City Centre, Manchester Central Coach Station 060 / ...

$1 - $2

7 alternative options

Train via Manchester Oxford Road  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Manchester Oxford Road

$4 - $8

Line 6 tram  •  56 min

  1. Take the line 6 tram from Manchester Airport (Manchester Metrolink) to St Peters Square (Manchester Metrolink) 6

$6 - $7

Line 43 bus  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 43 bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Dawsons) 43

$7 - $8

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Central 9.7 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Central 9.7 miles

$2 - $3

Towncar  •  14 min

  1. Take a town car from Manchester Airport to Salford Central 9.7 miles

$45 - $65

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Central 9.7 miles

$20 - $29

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manchester Airport The Station station and arriving at Manchester City Centre, Manchester Central Coach Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Salford Central. Services depart six times a week. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Salford Central is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Central without a car is to train which takes 31 min and costs .

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The train from Manchester Airport to Salford Central takes 31 min including transfers and departs six times a week.

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

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Central train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Manchester Airport station.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Central is to train which takes 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 060 bus, which costs and takes 42 min.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Central bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester City Centre, Manchester Central Coach Station.

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

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Map of how to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Central.
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  • Distance: 8.3 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

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

Northern Rail operates a train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Central 6 times a week. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 31 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Central hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 25 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Salford Central
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $7
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
First Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Manchester Airport (Manchester Metrolink) to St Peters Square (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
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 Manchester City Centre, Manchester Central Coach Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Dawsons)
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Central
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$17 - $26
UberX
$20 - $29
Assist
$20 - $29
Exec
$27 - $40
UberXL
$30 - $45
Taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Central
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Manchester Airport to Salford Central
Estimated price
$45 - $65

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Central is 10 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Central.

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