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

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Bus  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) to Colne, Bus Station (Stand 4) X43

$13 - $17

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Train, bus  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Manchester Victoria
  2. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Burnley Manchester Road
  3. Take the bus from Burnham Gate, Railway Station (Manchester Road / Railway Stn) to Colne, Bus Station (Stand 4) X43

$20 - $28

Line 6 tram, bus  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the line 6 tram from Manchester Airport (Manchester Metrolink) to St Peters Square (Manchester Metrolink) 6
  2. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Arora Hotel to Colne, Bus Station (Stand 4) X43

$16

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Colne 47.1 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Colne 47.1 miles

$10 - $15

Towncar  •  47 min

  1. Take a town car from Manchester Airport to Colne 47.1 miles

$110 - $160

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) station to Colne station. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport The Station and arriving at Colne, Bus Station (Stand 4) via Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 22 min.

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The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Colne is 35 miles. The road distance is 47.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Colne without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 22 min to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Colne, including transfers.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Colne bus services, operated by The Burnley Bus Company, depart from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) station.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Colne bus services, operated by The Burnley Bus Company, arrive at Colne, Bus Station (Stand 4).

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) to Colne is 47 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Colne.

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There are 554+ hotels available in Colne. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Colne.
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  • Distance: 34.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 22 min

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

The Burnley Bus Company operates a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Colne every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 1 h 45 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Burnley Manchester Road
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
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
The Burnley Bus Company
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) to Colne, Bus Station (Stand 4)
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Burnham Gate, Railway Station (Manchester Road / Railway Stn) to Colne, Bus Station (Stand 4)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Arora Hotel to Colne, Bus Station (Stand 4)
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Colne
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
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
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Manchester Airport to Colne
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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