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

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Line 130 bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the line 130 bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Macclesfield, Bridge Street (Private Shop) 130

$7

4 alternative options

Train  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Macclesfield

$18 - $52

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Macclesfield 13 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Macclesfield 13 miles

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  23 min

  1. Take a town car from Manchester Airport to Macclesfield 13 miles

$50 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Macclesfield is to drive which costs £2 - £3 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Macclesfield is to taxi which takes 23 min and costs £35 - £45.

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The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Macclesfield is 15 km. The road distance is 21 km.

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The line 130 bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Macclesfield, Bridge Street (Private Shop) takes 47 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manchester Airport The Station and arriving at Macclesfield, Bridge Street (Private Shop). Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Macclesfield. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Macclesfield via Manchester Piccadilly. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 52 min.

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

D & G Coach & Bus operates a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Macclesfield hourly. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Macclesfield via Manchester Piccadilly in around 52 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $7
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
First Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Macclesfield
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $23
Bus operators
D & G Coach & Bus
Bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Macclesfield, Bridge Street (Private Shop)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Other operators
Taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Macclesfield
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Manchester Airport to Macclesfield
Estimated price
$50 - $75

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