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

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Bus, train  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Airport Bus Station to Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand S) Esb5 / ...
  2. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Newtown (Powys)

$38 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Airport Bus Station to Oswestry, Bus Station (Stand 4) 5
  2. Take the bus from Oswestry, Bus Station (Stand 3) to Welshpool, High Street (Mermaid Inn PH) X71
  3. Take the bus from Welshpool, High Street (Mermaid Inn PH) to Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office) X75 / ...

$34

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 41 min

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

$36 - $58

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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Newtown is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Newtown is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1 h 36 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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It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Newtown, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) station to Newtown station. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport Bus Station and arriving at Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office) via Oswestry, Bus Station (Stand 3) and Welshpool, High Street (Mermaid Inn PH). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 52 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 Wilmslow and Shrewsbury. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 41 min.

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

You can take a train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Newtown via Wilmslow and Shrewsbury in around 3 h 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Newtown via Oswestry, Bus Station (Stand 4), Oswestry, Bus Station (Stand 3), and Welshpool, High Street (Mermaid Inn PH) in around 3 h 52 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Shrewsbury to Newtown (Powys)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
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 Wilmslow to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 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
Bus operators
EasyBus
Website
easybus.com
Bus from Manchester Airport Bus Station to Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand S)
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
easybus.com
Bus from Manchester Airport Bus Station to Oswestry, Bus Station (Stand 4)
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
easybus.com
Tanat Valley
Phone
01691 780212
Email
info@tanat.co.uk
Website
tanat.co.uk
Bus from Oswestry, Bus Station (Stand 3) to Welshpool, High Street (Mermaid Inn PH)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
tanat.co.uk
Bus from Welshpool, High Street (Mermaid Inn PH) to Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
tanat.co.uk
Celtic Travel
Phone
01686 412231
Website
celtic-travel.co.uk
Bus from Welshpool, High Street (Mermaid Inn PH) to Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
celtic-travel.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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