There are 5 ways to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Colne by bus, tram, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Bus  •  2 h 35 min

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

$13 - $17

4 alternative options

Line 6 tram, bus  •  3 h 5 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

The cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Colne is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Colne is to taxi which costs £130 - £160 and takes 47 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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It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Colne, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Colne station. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Colne, Bus Station (Stand 4) via Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 35 min.

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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 hourly. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 1 h 45 min.

Train operators
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
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
Hourly
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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