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There are 10 ways to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Sale by bus, train, tram, taxi, car, rideshare, towncar or foot

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Recommended option

Line 19 bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the line 19 bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Sale, Oaklands Drive 19

$5

Cheapest option

Line 288 bus, line 263 bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the line 288 bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Altrincham Interchange 288
  2. Take the line 263 bus from Altrincham Interchange to Sale, Broadoaks Road 263

$2 - $3

8 alternative options

Train, line 2 tram  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the line 2 tram from Piccadilly to Sale 2

$7 - $12

Line 19 bus via Wythenshawe Town Centre  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 19 bus from Wythenshawe Interchange to Sale, Oaklands Drive 19

$6

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Sale 7.8 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  8 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Sale 7.8 miles

$1 - $3

Rideshare  •  24 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Wythenshawe to Stretford 6.7 miles

$3

Towncar  •  8 min

  1. Take a town car from Manchester Airport to Sale 7.8 miles

$40 - $60

Uber  •  8 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Sale 7.8 miles

$17 - $25

Walk  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Walk from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Sale 5.9 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Sale is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Sale is to taxi which costs £23 - £28 and takes 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manchester Airport The Station station and arriving at Sale, Oaklands Drive. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

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The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Sale is 5 miles. The road distance is 7.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Sale without a car is to line 19 bus which takes 47 min and costs £4.

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The line 19 bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Sale, Oaklands Drive takes 47 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Sale bus services, operated by Arriva North West, arrive at Manchester Airport The Station.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Sale bus services, operated by Arriva North West, arrive at Sale, Oaklands Drive station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) to Sale is 8 miles. It takes approximately 8 min to drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Sale.

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Map of how to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Sale.
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  • Distance: 4.7 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

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

Arriva North West operates a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Sale once daily. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 47 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
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $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 to Sale
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Sale, Oaklands Drive
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Altrincham Interchange to Sale, Broadoaks Road
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wythenshawe Interchange to Sale, Oaklands Drive
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
D&G Bus
Phone
01782 332337
Email
info@dgbus.co.uk
Website
dgbus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Altrincham Interchange
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
dgbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Wythenshawe to Stretford
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Sale
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$14 - $21
UberX
$17 - $25
Assist
$16 - $24
Exec
$24 - $35
UberXL
$26 - $40
Taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Sale
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Manchester Airport to Sale
Estimated price
$40 - $60

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More Questions & Answers

Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Sale. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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