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There are 5 ways to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Kirkby Stephen by train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, line 502 bus  •  3h 12m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Oxenholme Lake District
  2. Take the line 502 bus from Oxenholme, Station to Kirkby Stephen, Pennine Hotel 502

£24 - £41

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4h 59m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Blackpool North
  2. Take the bus from Blackpool, National Express Coach Facility to Kirkby Stephen, Pennine Hotel B66

Bus  •  5h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Manchester to Kendal National Express
  2. Take the bus from Kendal, Victoria Bridge to Kirkby Stephen, Pennine Hotel S5

Drive  •  1h 42m

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Kirkby Stephen 102.1 miles

£16 - £25

Towncar  •  1h 42m

  1. Take a town car from Manchester Airport to Kirkby Stephen 102.1 miles

£160 - £230

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Kirkby Stephen is to drive which costs £16 - £25 and takes 1h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Kirkby Stephen is to drive which costs £16 - £25 and takes 1h 42m.

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The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Kirkby Stephen is 77 miles. The road distance is 102.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Kirkby Stephen without a car is to train and line 502 bus which takes 3h 12m and costs £24 - £45.

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It takes approximately 3h 12m to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Kirkby Stephen, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) to Kirkby Stephen is 102 miles. It takes approximately 1h 42m to drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Kirkby Stephen.

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There are 399+ hotels available in Kirkby Stephen. Prices start at £59 per night.

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Map of how to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Kirkby Stephen.
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  • Distance: 77.1 miles
  • Duration: 3h 12m

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

You can take a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Kirkby Stephen via Wythenshawe Town Centre, Manchester, Kendal, and Kendal, Victoria Bridge in around 5h 5m.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£25 - £35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£11 - £16
Off-Peak Day Single
£19 - £28
Anytime Day Single
£25 - £35
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£20 - £29
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Blackpool North
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £22
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxenholme, Station to Kirkby Stephen, Pennine Hotel
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd
Phone
+44 191 410 4107
Email
sales@jhcoaches.com
Website
jhcoaches.com
Bus from Blackpool, National Express Coach Facility to Kirkby Stephen, Pennine Hotel
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd
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 to Kendal
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£18 - £26
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National Express
Western Dales Community Trnsp
Phone
015396 20125
Website
westerndalesbus.co.uk
Bus from Kendal, Victoria Bridge to Kirkby Stephen, Pennine Hotel
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Western Dales Community Trnsp
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Manchester Airport to Kirkby Stephen
Estimated price
£160 - £230

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