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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 3 min

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

$34 - $70

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Loughborough National Express

$11 - $16

3 alternative options

Bus via Buxton, Market Place  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Buxton, Market Place
  2. Take the bus from Buxton, Market Place to Derby, Bus Station Tp
  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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Loughborough is to bus which costs £8 - £13 and takes 4 h 30 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Loughborough is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 32 min.

More details

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

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 3 h 3 min to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Loughborough, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Loughborough. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Loughborough via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

More details

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 3 h 3 min.

More details

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 3 h 3 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Loughborough once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 3 h 5 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
Every 2 hours
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
National Express
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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Buxton, Market Place to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.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 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 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

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Need to know: Eurostar, Italian Lakes: Getting around by train and Need to know: Jadrolinija - to help you get the most out of your next trip.