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

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Train  •  1h 29m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Rotherham Central

£18 - £26

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Train via Sheffield  •  1h 39m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Sheffield

£19 - £29

Bus  •  2h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Airport to Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street National Express
  2. Take the bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange C1 to Rotherham Town Centre, Rotherham Interchange A1 X78

Taxi  •  1h

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Rotherham 49.3 miles

£100 - £130

Drive  •  1h

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Rotherham 49.3 miles

£8 - £13

Towncar  •  1h

  1. Take a town car from Manchester Airport to Rotherham 49.3 miles

£90 - £130

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The cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Rotherham is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1h.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Rotherham is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 1h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Rotherham. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Rotherham Town Centre, Rotherham Interchange A1 via Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange C1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 45m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Rotherham Central. Services depart six times a week, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1h 29m.

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The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Rotherham is 38 miles. The road distance is 49.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Rotherham without a car is to train which takes 1h 29m and costs £18 - £26.

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The train from Manchester Airport to Rotherham Central takes 1h 29m including transfers and departs six times a week.

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

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Rotherham train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Manchester Airport station.

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Map of how to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Rotherham.
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  • Distance: 38.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 29m

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

TransPennine Express operates a train from Manchester Airport to Rotherham Central 6 times a week. Tickets cost £18 - £26 and the journey takes 1h 29m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Rotherham via Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street and Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange C1 in around 2h 45m.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Rotherham Central
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£18 - £26
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£9 - £13
Off-Peak Day Single
£15 - £22
Anytime Day Single
£18 - £26
Train from Manchester Airport to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £23
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £12
Off-Peak Day Single
£14 - £21
Anytime Day Single
£16 - £23
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 Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
First South Yorkshire Lt
Phone
+44 345 646 0707
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange C1 to Rotherham Town Centre, Rotherham Interchange A1
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
First South Yorkshire Lt
Other operators
Taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Rotherham
Ave. Duration
1h
Estimated price
£100 - £130
Wilsmslow Taxi
Phone
+44 1625 527 963
Website
wilmslowtaxi.co.uk
Mayo Cab
Phone
+44 7951 865 108
A Wilmslow Taxi Service
Phone
+44 1625 530 161
Website
awilmslowtaxiservice.co.uk
A Carr Taxis Wilmslow
Phone
+44 1625 541 347
Website
acarrtaxis-wilmslow.co.uk
Station Cars
Phone
+44 161 928 6666
Altrincham Cars & Taxis
Phone
+44 161 8503 750
Metro Taxis
Phone
+44 161 480 8000
Website
metro-taxis.com
Lynx Taxis
Phone
+44 161 483 1099
Website
lynxtaxis.uk
ASAPPcars Ltd
Phone
+44 161 477 3666
Website
asappcars.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Manchester Airport to Rotherham
Estimated price
£90 - £130

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Rotherham is to train which takes 1h 29m and costs £18 - £26. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2h 45m.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Rotherham bus services, operated by First South Yorkshire Lt, arrive at Rotherham Town Centre, Rotherham Interchange A1 station.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Rotherham train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Rotherham Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) to Rotherham is 49 miles. It takes approximately 1h to drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Rotherham.

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