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

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Train CrossCountry  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Worcester Foregate Street
  3. Take the train from Worcester Foregate Street to Moreton-in-Marsh

$74 - $126

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Train via Crewe  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Smethwick Galton Bridge
  3. Take the train from Smethwick Galton Bridge High Level to Worcester Foregate Street
  4. Take the train from Worcester Foregate Street to Moreton-in-Marsh

$54 - $85

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Bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Airport to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Cheltenham
  3. Take the bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Moreton-in-Marsh, station 801

Drive  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Cotswolds 127 miles

$27 - $40

Fly to London Heathrow, train  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Moreton-in-Marsh

$136 - $371

Fly to Southampton, train  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southampton (SOU) MAN - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Oxford
  3. Take the train from Oxford to Moreton-in-Marsh

$101 - $231

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The cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Cotswolds is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Cotswolds is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Cotswolds station. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Moreton-in-Marsh, station via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Royal Well Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Cotswolds. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Moreton-in-Marsh via Manchester Piccadilly, Birmingham New Street and Worcester Foregate Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 20 min.

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The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Cotswolds is 98 miles. The road distance is 127 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Cotswolds without a car is to train which takes 5 h 20 min and costs £55 - £100.

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It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Cotswolds, including transfers.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Cotswolds bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Manchester Airport station.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Cotswolds train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Manchester Piccadilly station.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Cotswolds is to train which takes 5 h 20 min and costs £55 - £100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Cotswolds.
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  • Distance: 97.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 20 min

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

You can take a train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Cotswolds via Manchester Piccadilly, Birmingham New Street, Worcester Foregate Street, and Moreton-in-Marsh in around 5 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Cotswolds via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Cheltenham, Royal Well Bus Station, and Moreton-in-Marsh, station in around 6 h 30 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Birmingham New Street to Worcester Foregate Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Train from Crewe to Smethwick Galton Bridge
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
Train from Smethwick Galton Bridge High Level to Worcester Foregate Street
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $17
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Worcester Foregate Street to Moreton-in-Marsh
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $29
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $29
Train from London Paddington to Moreton-in-Marsh
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $45
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $90
Train from Oxford to Moreton-in-Marsh
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $28
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 Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Cheltenham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Cotswolds bus services, operated by Pulhams Coaches, arrive at Moreton-in-Marsh, station.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Cotswolds train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Moreton-in-Marsh station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) to Cotswolds is 127 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 8 min to drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Cotswolds.

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British Airways offers flights from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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There are 606+ hotels available in Cotswolds. Prices start at $93 USD per night.

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