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Recommended option

Train  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Chorley

$11 - $17

Cheapest option

Line 37 bus, line 125 bus  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the line 37 bus from Manchester City Centre, Princess St/Arora (Hotel) to Bolton, Bradshawgate/Shiffnall Street (The Alma Inn) 37
  2. Take the line 125 bus from Bolton, Bradshawgate/Great Moor Street (Estate Agents) to Bolton Road, Yarrow Gate 125

$7 - $10

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Chorley 33.2 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Chorley 33.2 miles

$7 - $11

Towncar  •  35 min

  1. Take a town car from Manchester Airport to Chorley 33.2 miles

$90 - $130

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

Northern Rail operates a train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Chorley every 2 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $17 and the journey takes 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Chorley via Manchester, Manchester City Centre, Princess St/Arora (Hotel), Bolton, Bradshawgate/Shiffnall Street (The Alma Inn), and Bolton, Bradshawgate/Great Moor Street (Estate Agents) in around 2 h 27 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bolton, Bradshawgate/Great Moor Street (Estate Agents) to Bolton Road, Yarrow Gate
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Chorley
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Manchester Airport to Chorley
Estimated price
$90 - $130

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Chorley is 39 km. The road distance is 53 km.

The cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Chorley is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Chorley is to taxi which takes 35 min and costs £90 - £110.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Chorley. Services depart every two hours. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Chorley. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Bolton Road, Yarrow Gate via Manchester City Centre, Princess St/Arora (Hotel) and Bolton, Bradshawgate/Great Moor Street (Estate Agents). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 27 min.

The train from Manchester Airport to Chorley takes 51 min including transfers and departs every two hours.