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

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Ansdell & Fairhaven

$19 - $31

Cheapest option

Bus, line 68 bus  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Preston, Lancashire National Express
  2. Take the line 68 bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 4) to Ansdell, Fylde Road 68

$11 - $16

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Kirkham & Wesham
  2. Take the bus from Kirkham, Rail Station (KIRKHAM & WESHAM Rail Station) to Ansdell, Lansdowne Road 78 / ...

$22 - $30

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Lytham St Annes 59.8 miles

$12 - $19

Towncar  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take a town car from Manchester Airport to Lytham St Annes 59.8 miles

$130 - $190

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Lytham St Annes is to bus and line 68 bus which costs £8 - £13 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Lytham St Annes is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 7 min.

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The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Lytham St Annes is 40 miles. The road distance is 59.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Lytham St Annes, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Lytham St Annes. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Ansdell, Fylde Road via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 4). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Lytham St Annes. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Ansdell & Fairhaven via Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Lytham St Annes.
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  • Distance: 39.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 56 min

What companies run services between Manchester Airport (MAN), England and Lytham St Annes, England?

You can take a train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Lytham St Annes via Preston in around 1 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Lytham St Annes via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, Preston, Lancashire, and Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 4) in around 3 h 16 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Preston
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Preston
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Ansdell & Fairhaven
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Kirkham & Wesham
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Coastal Coaches
Phone
01772 635820
Email
coastalcoaches@aol.com
Website
coastalcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Kirkham, Rail Station (KIRKHAM & WESHAM Rail Station) to Ansdell, Lansdowne Road
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
coastalcoaches.co.uk
Preston Bus
Phone
01772 253671
Website
prestonbus.co.uk
Bus from Kirkham, Rail Station (KIRKHAM & WESHAM Rail Station) to Ansdell, Lansdowne Road
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
prestonbus.co.uk
National Express
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 4) to Ansdell, Fylde Road
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Manchester Airport to Lytham St Annes
Estimated price
$130 - $190

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