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

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Train  •  29 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Salford Central

£9 - £15

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Tram  •  58 min

  1. Take the tram from Manchester Airport to St Peter's Square Navy Line

£5 - £7

5 alternative options

Train via Deansgate  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Deansgate

£5 - £9

Line 43 bus  •  1h 12m

  1. Take the line 43 bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Manchester City Centre, Dickinson Street 43 / ...

£5 - £8

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Cathedral 11.2 miles

£26 - £32

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Cathedral 11.2 miles

£1 - £3

Towncar  •  16 min

  1. Take a town car from Manchester Airport to Salford Cathedral 11.2 miles

£30 - £120

Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Cathedral by train and walk

The journey time between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Salford Cathedral is around 25 min and covers a distance of around 12 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 24 min. Operated by TransPennine Express Service, the Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Cathedral service departs from Manchester Airport and arrives in Salford Cathedral. Typically 69 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
25 min
Fastest journey time:
24 min
Services per week:
69
Cheapest price:
£9
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:35
Last service departs at:
21:36

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Cathedral train and walk schedules

Manchester Airport (MAN) → Salford Cathedral
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Cathedral is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Cathedral is to taxi which costs £26 - £32 and takes 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) station to Salford Cathedral. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport The Station and arriving at Salford Cathedral via Manchester City Centre, Art Gallery. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 12m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Salford Central. Services depart every three hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 24 min.

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The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Salford Cathedral is 8 miles. The road distance is 11.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Cathedral without a car is to train which takes 29 min and costs £9 - £15.

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The train from Manchester Airport to Salford Central takes 24 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Cathedral bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, depart from Manchester Airport The Station.

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

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Cathedral is to train which takes 29 min and costs £9 - £15. Alternatively, you can line 43 bus, which costs £5 - £8 and takes 1h 12m.

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Map of how to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Cathedral.
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  • Distance: 8.3 miles
  • Duration: 29 min

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

TransPennine Express Service operates a train from Manchester Airport to Salford Central every 3 hours. Tickets cost £9 - £15 and the journey takes 24 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach Manchester operates a bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Manchester City Centre, Dickinson Street every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £3 - £4 and the journey takes 1h 5m.

Train operators
TransPennine Express Service
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Manchester City Centre, Dickinson Street
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
Stagecoach Manchester
Other operators
Taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Cathedral
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
£26 - £32
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
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Manchester Airport to Salford Cathedral
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Cathedral bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, arrive at Manchester City Centre, Dickinson Street station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Cathedral is 11 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Salford Cathedral.

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