There are 7 ways to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Runcorn by train, night bus, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Hough Green

$12 - $18

6 alternative options

Train via Crewe  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Runcorn

$17 - $39

Train via Liverpool South Parkway  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Liverpool South Parkway

$17 - $25

Night bus, bus  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the night bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Speke, Liverpool John Lennon Airport (Speke Hall Avenue) 5
  2. Take the bus from Speke, Liverpool John Lennon Airport (Speke Hall Avenue) to Ditton, Merseyview 82A

$14

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Runcorn 23.1 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Runcorn 23.1 miles

$4 - $8

Towncar  •  24 min

  1. Take a town car from Manchester Airport to Runcorn 23.1 miles

$70 - $100

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The cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Runcorn is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Runcorn is to taxi which costs £60 - £80 and takes 24 min.

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The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Runcorn is 19 miles. The road distance is 23.1 miles.

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The train from Manchester Airport to Hough Green takes 55 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) station to Runcorn. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport The Station and arriving at Ditton, Merseyview via Speke, Liverpool John Lennon Airport (Speke Hall Avenue). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Hough Green. Services depart every two hours. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

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

Northern Rail operates a train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Runcorn every 2 hours. Tickets cost $12 - $18 and the journey takes 55 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Hough Green
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Crewe
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Liverpool South Parkway
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Runcorn
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $27
Bus operators
easyBus
Night bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Speke, Liverpool John Lennon Airport (Speke Hall Avenue)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Speke, Liverpool John Lennon Airport (Speke Hall Avenue) to Ditton, Merseyview
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Runcorn
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Manchester Airport to Runcorn
Estimated price
$70 - $100

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