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There are 4 ways to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Ambleside by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Oxenholme Lake District

$39 - $54

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Airport to Ambleside National Express

$10 - $14

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Ambleside 93.9 miles

$20 - $30

Towncar  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take a town car from Manchester Airport to Ambleside 93.9 miles

$200 - $280

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The cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Ambleside is to bus which costs £8 - £11 and takes 4 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Ambleside is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 38 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Ambleside. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

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The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Ambleside is 79 miles. The road distance is 93.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Ambleside without a car is to train which takes 3 h 36 min and costs £30 - £45.

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It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Ambleside, including transfers.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Ambleside bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Manchester Airport station.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Ambleside is to train which takes 3 h 36 min and costs £30 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £8 - £11 and takes 4 h 15 min.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Ambleside bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Ambleside station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) to Ambleside is 94 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Ambleside.

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  • Distance: 79.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 36 min

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

TransPennine Express operates a train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Ambleside every 3 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 21 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Ambleside once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 4 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 Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
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 to Ambleside
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
National Express
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Manchester Airport to Ambleside
Estimated price
$200 - $280

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