There are 7 ways to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Prestwich by train, tram, bus, 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

Train, line 4 tram  •  41 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the line 4 tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Prestwich (Manchester Metrolink) 4

$7 - $13

Cheapest option

Bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Airport to Manchester National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Princess St/Arora (Hotel) to Prestwich, Bury New Rd/Longfield Ctr (House 495) X43 / ...

$5 - $9

5 alternative options

Line 6 tram  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 6 tram from Manchester Airport (Manchester Metrolink) to Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) 6

$7 - $9

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Prestwich 18.8 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Prestwich 18.8 miles

$4 - $6

Towncar  •  19 min

  1. Take a town car from Manchester Airport to Prestwich 18.8 miles

$60 - $90

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Prestwich 18.8 miles

$30 - $45

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

You can take a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Prestwich via Manchester and Manchester City Centre, Princess St/Arora (Hotel) in around 54 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
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $7
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $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
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Prestwich (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Manchester Airport (Manchester Metrolink) to Victoria (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
58 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 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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, Princess St/Arora (Hotel) to Prestwich, Bury New Rd/Longfield Ctr (House 495)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
The Blackburn Bus Compan
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Princess St/Arora (Hotel) to Prestwich, Bury New Rd/Clifton Rd (BANK)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Prestwich
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$30 - $45
uberASSIST
$30 - $45
uberACCESS
$30 - $45
uberEXEC
$50 - $70
uberXL
$55 - $80
Taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Prestwich
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
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
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Manchester Airport to Prestwich
Estimated price
$60 - $90

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Prestwich is 19 km. The road distance is 30 km.

The cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Prestwich is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 19 min.

The quickest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Prestwich is to taxi which takes 19 min and costs £50 - £65.

No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Prestwich. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Prestwich, Bury New Rd/Longfield Ctr (House 495) via Manchester City Centre, Princess St/Arora (Hotel). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 54 min.

It takes approximately 41 min to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Prestwich, including transfers.