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There are 6 ways to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to North Connel, Oban Airport by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Glasgow, bus  •  6h 47m

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Glasgow (GLA) MAN - GLA
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building to Connel, Bridge Junction

£26 - £226

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Fly to Inverness, bus  •  8h 5m

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Inverness (INV) MAN - INV
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Fort William, Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to North Connel, Airport Road End

£84 - £188

Train  •  7h 55m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Connel Ferry

£87 - £162

Train via Preston  •  8h 24m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Glasgow Central
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Connel Ferry

£90 - £337

Bus  •  9h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Buchanan Bus Station M11 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Connel, Bridge Junction 976 / ...

£28 - £49

Drive  •  5h 26m

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to North Connel, Oban Airport 312.9 miles

£45 - £70

Manchester Airport (MAN) to North Connel, Oban Airport by bus and walk

The journey time between Manchester Airport (MAN) and North Connel, Oban Airport is around 10h 13m and covers a distance of around 330 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 9h 3m. Operated by Megabus UK, National Express and Scottish Citylink, the Manchester Airport (MAN) to North Connel, Oban Airport service departs from Manchester Airport The Station and arrives in North Connel, Oban Airport. Typically 14 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
10h 13m
Fastest journey time:
9h 3m
Journey distance:
330 miles
Services per week:
14
Cheapest price:
£28
Carbon emissions:
65 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
02:20
Last service departs at:
09:35

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Manchester Airport (MAN) to North Connel, Oban Airport bus and walk schedules

Manchester Airport (MAN) → North Connel, Oban Airport
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to North Connel, Oban Airport is to bus which costs £27 - £50 and takes 9h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to North Connel, Oban Airport is to drive which costs £45 - £70 and takes 5h 26m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) station to North Connel, Oban Airport. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport The Station and arriving at Connel, Bridge Junction via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 42m.

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No, there is no direct train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to North Connel, Oban Airport. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Connel Ferry via Glasgow Queen Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 55m.

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The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and North Connel, Oban Airport is 249 miles. The road distance is 312.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to North Connel, Oban Airport without a car is to train which takes 7h 55m and costs £85 - £170.

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It takes approximately 6h 47m to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to North Connel, Oban Airport, including transfers.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to North Connel, Oban Airport bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Manchester Airport The Station.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to North Connel, Oban Airport train services, operated by TransPennine Express Service, depart from Manchester Airport station.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to North Connel, Oban Airport is to train which takes 7h 55m and costs £85 - £170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £27 - £50 and takes 9h 42m.

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Map of how to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to North Connel, Oban Airport.
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  • Distance: 248.9 miles
  • Duration: 6h 47m

What companies run services between Manchester Airport (MAN), England and North Connel, Oban Airport, Scotland?

You can take a train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to North Connel, Oban Airport via Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street, and Connel Ferry in around 7h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to North Connel, Oban Airport via Buchanan Bus Station and Connel, Bridge Junction in around 9h 42m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£85 - £460
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
£85 - £460
Flights from Manchester to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£75 - £270
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £240
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£90 - £240
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £410
Blue Islands Limited
Website
blueislands.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£180 - £700
Flights from Manchester to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£75 - £270
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£180 - £700
Flights from Manchester to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£75 - £270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£9 - £110
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£9 - £110
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£100 - £260
Train operators
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£65 - £110
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£25 - £40
Off-Peak Day Single
£50 - £80
Anytime Day Single
£65 - £110
Train from Manchester Airport to Preston
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£17 - £27
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£9 - £14
Off-Peak Day Single
£12 - £19
Anytime Day Single
£17 - £27
Train from Preston to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£55 - £90
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£22 - £35
Off-Peak Day Single
£40 - £65
Anytime Day Single
£55 - £90
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Connel Ferry
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£19 - £60
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£19 - £28
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£45 - £60
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building to Connel, Bridge Junction
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£16 - £23
Website
Scottish Citylink
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Fort William, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£13 - £19
Website
Scottish Citylink
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Connel, Bridge Junction
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£18 - £25
Website
Scottish Citylink
Stagecoach Highlands
Phone
01856878014
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Fort William, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
Stagecoach Highlands
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£15 - £25
Website
Megabus UK
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 Glasgow
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
National Express

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There is no direct flight from Manchester Airport to Glasgow Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h and has one stopover.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to North Connel, Oban Airport bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Connel, Bridge Junction station.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to North Connel, Oban Airport train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Connel Ferry station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) to North Connel, Oban Airport is 313 miles. It takes approximately 5h 26m to drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to North Connel, Oban Airport.

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Blue Islands Limited, Loganair, Jet2.com and four other airlines offer flights from Manchester Airport to Glasgow Airport.

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