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

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Train  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Loughborough (Leics)

$47 - $70

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Bus National Express  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Buxton, Market Place Skyline 199
  2. Take the bus from Buxton to Loughborough National Express

$17 - $21

3 alternative options

Bus via Derby, Bus Station  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station)
  2. Take the bus from Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Derby, Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Loughborough, Shelthorpe Road

$20 - $22

Drive  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Loughborough 86.3 miles

$18 - $27

Towncar  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take a town car from Manchester Airport to Loughborough 86.3 miles

$180 - $260

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) station to Loughborough. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport The Station and arriving at Loughborough via Buxton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Loughborough. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Loughborough (Leics) via Sheffield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 57 min.

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The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Loughborough is 61 miles. The road distance is 86.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Loughborough without a car is to train which takes 2 h 57 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 57 min to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Loughborough, including transfers.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Loughborough bus services, operated by High Peak, arrive at Manchester Airport The Station.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Loughborough 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 Loughborough is to train which takes 2 h 57 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 38 min.

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

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Loughborough train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Loughborough (Leics) station.

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Map of how to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Loughborough.
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  • Distance: 61.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 57 min

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

You can take a train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Loughborough via Sheffield in around 2 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Loughborough via Buxton, Market Place and Buxton in around 4 h 38 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Loughborough (Leics)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $50
Bus operators
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Buxton, Market Place
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
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 Buxton to Loughborough
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Loughborough, Shelthorpe Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Manchester Airport to Loughborough
Estimated price
$180 - $260

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) to Loughborough is 86 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 32 min to drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Loughborough.

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