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

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Recommended option

Train  •  3h 30m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Skipton

$32 - $50

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Bus  •  3h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Airport to Preston, Lancashire National Express
  2. Take the bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station to Barnoldswick, Fernlea Avenue 280

Train, line 280 bus via Bolton  •  3h 49m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Bolton
  2. Take the train from Bolton to Clitheroe
  3. Take the line 280 bus from Clitheroe Town Centre, Interchange to Barnoldswick, Fernlea Avenue 280

Train, line 280 bus  •  3h 54m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Clitheroe
  2. Take the line 280 bus from Clitheroe Town Centre, Interchange to Barnoldswick, Fernlea Avenue 280

Drive  •  54m

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Barnoldswick 50.6 miles

$10 - $16

Towncar  •  54m

  1. Take a town car from Manchester Airport to Barnoldswick 50.6 miles

$120 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Barnoldswick is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Barnoldswick is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 54m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Barnoldswick. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Barnoldswick, Fernlea Avenue via Preston City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 35m.

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The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Barnoldswick is 39 miles. The road distance is 50.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Barnoldswick without a car is to train which takes 3h 30m and costs £24 - £40.

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It takes approximately 3h 30m to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Barnoldswick, including transfers.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Barnoldswick 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 Barnoldswick is to train which takes 3h 30m and costs £24 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3h 35m.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Barnoldswick bus services, operated by Preston Bus, arrive at Barnoldswick, Fernlea Avenue station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) to Barnoldswick is 51 miles. It takes approximately 54m to drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Barnoldswick.

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Map of how to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Barnoldswick.
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  • Distance: 38.6 miles
  • Duration: 3h 30m

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

You can take a train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Barnoldswick via Leeds, Skipton, and Outside Rail Station in around 3h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Barnoldswick via Preston City Centre, Bus Station in around 3h 35m.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Train from Manchester Airport to Bolton
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $9
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Skipton
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Bolton
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Bolton to Clitheroe
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Clitheroe
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
northernrailway.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 to Preston, Lancashire
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
National Express
Preston Bus
Phone
01772 253671
Website
prestonbus.co.uk
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station to Barnoldswick, Fernlea Avenue
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
prestonbus.co.uk
Bus from Clitheroe Town Centre, Interchange to Barnoldswick, Fernlea Avenue
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
prestonbus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Manchester Airport to Barnoldswick
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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