There are 5 ways to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Nelson Station by bus, tram, taxi, 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

Bus  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Airport to Manchester National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) to Nelson, Bus Station X43

$12 - $16

4 alternative options

Line 6 tram, bus  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 6 tram from Manchester Airport (Manchester Metrolink) to St Peters Square (Manchester Metrolink) 6
  2. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Princess St/Arora (Hotel) to Nelson, Bus Station X43

$15

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Nelson Station 44.5 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Nelson Station 44.5 miles

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  45 min

  1. Take a town car from Manchester Airport to Nelson Station 44.5 miles

$110 - $170

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

You can take a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Nelson Station via Manchester and Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) in around 2 h 37 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Manchester Airport (Manchester Metrolink) to St Peters Square (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Dickinson St (Hotel)
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Manchester Community Transport
Phone
0161 946 9255
Email
info@manct.org
Website
manct.org
Bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Dickinson St (Hotel)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
manct.org
The Burnley Bus Company
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) to Nelson, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Princess St/Arora (Hotel) to Nelson, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Nelson Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
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
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Manchester Airport to Nelson Station
Estimated price
$110 - $170

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Nelson Station?

The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Nelson Station is 52 km. The road distance is 71 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Nelson Station?

The cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Nelson Station is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 45 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Nelson Station?

The quickest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Nelson Station is to taxi which takes 45 min and costs £120 - £150.

Is there a direct bus between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Nelson Station?

No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Nelson Station. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Nelson, Bus Station via Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 37 min.

How long does it take to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Nelson Station?

It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Nelson Station, including transfers.