There are 5 ways to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Liverpool, James Street Station by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Airport to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place National Express

$3 - $5

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Liverpool Lime Street

$15 - $23

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Liverpool, James Street Station 36.3 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Liverpool, James Street Station 36.3 miles

$7 - $12

Towncar  •  37 min

  1. Take a town car from Manchester Airport to Liverpool, James Street Station 36.3 miles

$95 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Liverpool, James Street Station is to bus which costs £2 - £4 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Liverpool, James Street Station is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place station. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Liverpool Lime Street. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Liverpool, James Street Station is 30 miles. The road distance is 36.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Liverpool, James Street Station without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 12 min and costs £2 - £4.

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The bus from Manchester Airport to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place takes 1 h 5 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Liverpool, James Street Station bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Manchester Airport station.

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Map of how to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Liverpool, James Street Station.
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  • Distance: 29.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 12 min

What companies run services between Manchester Airport (MAN), England and Liverpool, James Street Station, England?

National Express operates a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Liverpool, James Street Station every 3 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min. Alternatively, Northern Rail operates a train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Liverpool, James Street Station hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $23 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Airport to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Liverpool, James Street Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Manchester Airport to Liverpool, James Street Station
Estimated price
$95 - $140

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