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There are 4 ways to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Lancaster by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  1h 9m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Lancaster

£16 - £27

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Bus  •  1h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Airport to Lancaster National Express

£15 - £21

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1h 3m

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Lancaster 60.3 miles

£9 - £15

Towncar  •  1h 3m

  1. Take a town car from Manchester Airport to Lancaster 60.3 miles

£100 - £150

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The cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Lancaster is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Lancaster is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1h 3m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Lancaster. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 50m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Lancaster. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 9m.

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The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Lancaster is 52 miles. The road distance is 60.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Lancaster without a car is to train which takes 1h 9m and costs £16 - £27.

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The train from Manchester Airport to Lancaster takes 1h 9m including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Lancaster train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Manchester Airport station.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Lancaster is to train which takes 1h 9m and costs £16 - £27. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £15 - £21 and takes 1h 50m.

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Map of how to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Lancaster.
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  • Distance: 52.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 9m

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

TransPennine Express operates a train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Lancaster hourly. Tickets cost £19 - £27 and the journey takes 1h 9m. Northern Rail also services this route every 2 hours. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Lancaster twice daily. Tickets cost £15 - £21 and the journey takes 1h 50m.

Train operators
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Airport to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£15 - £21
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Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Manchester Airport to Lancaster
Estimated price
£100 - £150

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Lancaster bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Lancaster station.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Lancaster train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Lancaster station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) to Lancaster is 60 miles. It takes approximately 1h 3m to drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Lancaster.

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