There are 5 ways to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Skipton by train, bus, tram, car or towncar

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Train  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Skipton

$32 - $50

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Bus  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) to Skipton, Bus Station Stand 2 (N/A) X43

$17

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Line 6 tram, bus  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 6 tram from Manchester Airport (Manchester Metrolink) to St Peters Square (Manchester Metrolink) 6
  2. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Arora Hotel to Skipton, Bus Station Stand 2 (N/A) X43

$20

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Skipton 58.8 miles

$12 - $19

Towncar  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take a town car from Manchester Airport to Skipton 58.8 miles

$130 - $190

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) station to Skipton station. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport The Station and arriving at Skipton, Bus Station Stand 2 (N/A) via Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Skipton. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Skipton via Leeds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 14 min.

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The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Skipton is 43 miles. The road distance is 58.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Skipton without a car is to train which takes 2 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 14 min to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Skipton, including transfers.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Skipton bus services, operated by The Burnley Bus Company, depart from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) station.

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

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Skipton is to train which takes 2 h 14 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 57 min.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Skipton bus services, operated by The Burnley Bus Company, arrive at Skipton, Bus Station Stand 2 (N/A).

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Skipton train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Skipton station.

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Map of how to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Skipton.
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  • Distance: 42.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 14 min

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

You can take a train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Skipton via Leeds in around 2 h 14 min. Alternatively, The Burnley Bus Company operates a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Skipton every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $16 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Manchester Airport (Manchester Metrolink) to St Peters Square (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
The Burnley Bus Company
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) to Skipton, Bus Station Stand 2 (N/A)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Arora Hotel to Skipton, Bus Station Stand 2 (N/A)
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Manchester Airport to Skipton
Estimated price
$130 - $190

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) to Skipton is 59 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Skipton.

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