There are 11 ways to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Sale by tram, bus, taxi, car, rideshare, towncar or foot

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Recommended option

Line 6 tram  •  23 min

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

$2

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Line 19 bus  •  47 min

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

$6

Line 288 bus, line 263 bus  •  47 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, Marks and Spencer (Fitness Club) 263 / ...

$7

Line 6 tram, line 19 bus  •  52 min

  1. Take the line 6 tram from Manchester Airport (Manchester Metrolink) to Moor Road (Manchester Metrolink) 6
  2. Take the line 19 bus from Baguley Tesco to Sale, Oaklands Drive (Oaklands House) 19

$6

Line 43 bus, line 41 bus  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 43 bus from Manchester Airport The Station to West Didsbury, Palatine Rd (Turning Circle) 43
  2. Take the line 41 bus from West Didsbury, Lapwing Ln (Job Centre) to Sale Tram Stop 41

$6 - $8

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

$16 - $24

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 line 6 tram which costs £2 and takes 23 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 (Oaklands House). Services depart twice 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 6 tram which takes 23 min and costs £2.

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The line 6 tram from Manchester Airport (Manchester Metrolink) to Moor Road (Manchester Metrolink) takes 23 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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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 (Oaklands House) 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: 23 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 twice daily. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 47 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Manchester Airport (Manchester Metrolink) to Moor Road (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Sale, Oaklands Drive (Oaklands House)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Altrincham Interchange to Sale, Marks and Spencer (Fitness Club)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Baguley Tesco to Sale, Oaklands Drive (Oaklands House)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
D & G Coach & Bus
Bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Altrincham Interchange
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester Airport The Station to West Didsbury, Palatine Rd (Turning Circle)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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
$16 - $24
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$14 - $21
UberX
$16 - $24
Assist
$16 - $24
Exec
$23 - $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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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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