There are 6 ways to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Newtown by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train via Crewe  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Shrewsbury
  3. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Newtown (Powys)

$35 - $53

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Bus  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Airport to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Newtown, Powys National Express

$18 - $25

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Train  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmslow to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Newtown (Powys)

$36 - $58

Train, bus  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Chester
  2. Take the bus from Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) to Oswestry, Bus Station (Stand 1) 2A / ...
  3. Take the bus from Oswestry, Sainsbury's Layby to Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office) T12

$40 - $52

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Newtown 88.8 miles

$19 - $28

Towncar  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take a town car from Manchester Airport to Newtown 88.8 miles

$190 - $270

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Newtown. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Newtown, Powys via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Newtown. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Newtown (Powys) via Crewe and Shrewsbury. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 31 min.

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The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Newtown is 73 miles. The road distance is 88.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Newtown without a car is to train which takes 3 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Newtown, including transfers.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Newtown bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Manchester Airport station.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Newtown train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Manchester Airport station.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Newtown is to train which takes 3 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 20 min.

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

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Newtown train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Newtown (Powys) station.

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Map of how to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Newtown.
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  • Distance: 73.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 31 min

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

You can take a train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Newtown via Crewe and Shrewsbury in around 3 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Newtown via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 5 h 20 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
First Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
Train from Shrewsbury to Newtown (Powys)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $20
First Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
Train from Wilmslow to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Manchester Airport to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Bus operators
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 Manchester Airport to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Newtown, Powys
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) to Oswestry, Bus Station (Stand 1)
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Tanat Valley
Phone
01691 780212
Email
info@tanat.co.uk
Website
tanat.co.uk
Bus from Oswestry, Sainsbury's Layby to Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office)
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
tanat.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Manchester Airport to Newtown
Estimated price
$190 - $270

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) to Newtown is 89 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Newtown.

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