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There are 5 ways to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Barnsley by train, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Barnsley

$27 - $38

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Train via Huddersfield  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Huddersfield
  2. Take the train from Huddersfield to Barnsley

$23 - $33

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Barnsley 43.1 miles

$160 - $190

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Barnsley 43.1 miles

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  52 min

  1. Take a town car from Manchester Airport to Barnsley 43.1 miles

$100 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Barnsley is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Barnsley is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Barnsley. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Barnsley via Sheffield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 49 min.

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The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Barnsley is 35 miles. The road distance is 43.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Barnsley without a car is to train which takes 1 h 49 min and costs £20 - £30.

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It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Barnsley, including transfers.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) to Barnsley is 43 miles. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Barnsley.

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  • Distance: 35.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 49 min

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

You can take a train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Barnsley via Sheffield in around 1 h 49 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Train from Manchester Airport to Huddersfield
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $13
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Barnsley
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Huddersfield to Barnsley
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Barnsley
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$160 - $190
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
52 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Manchester Airport to Barnsley
Estimated price
$100 - $150

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