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

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Train  •  1 h 31 min

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

$17 - $25

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Airport to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place National Express

$9 - $24

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Warrington Central
  2. Take the bus from Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) to Runcorn High Street- Stand A 110 / ...

$15 - $19

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

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Runcorn. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Runcorn via Liverpool South Parkway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 31 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 best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Runcorn without a car is to train which takes 1 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 31 min to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Runcorn, including transfers.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Runcorn train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Manchester Airport station.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Runcorn is to train which takes 1 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 52 min.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Runcorn train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Liverpool South Parkway station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) to Runcorn is 23 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Runcorn.

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Map of how to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Runcorn.
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  • Distance: 19 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 31 min

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

Northern Rail operates a train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Runcorn hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $20 and the journey takes 59 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Runcorn every 3 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Liverpool South Parkway
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Warrington Central
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
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 Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) to Runcorn High Street- Stand A
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Halton Transport
Phone
01514233333
Email
enquiries@haltontransport.co.uk
Website
haltontransport.co.uk
Bus from Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) to Runcorn High Street Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
haltontransport.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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