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

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Train via Wigan North Western  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Wigan North Western
  2. Take the train from Wigan North Western to St Helens Central

$13 - $20

Cheapest option

Bus, line 34 bus  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Art Gallery to Leigh, Bus Station Access (Spinning Jenny Way) V1
  2. Take the line 34 bus from Leigh Bus Station to St Helens Central Station 34

$7 - $11

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Lea Green

$12 - $20

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to St Helens Central Station 26.4 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to St Helens Central Station 26.4 miles

$5 - $9

Towncar  •  28 min

  1. Take a town car from Manchester Airport to St Helens Central Station 26.4 miles

$75 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to St Helens Central Station is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to St Helens Central Station is to taxi which costs £70 - £90 and takes 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) station to St Helens Central Station station. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport The Station and arriving at St Helens Central Station via Manchester City Centre, Art Gallery and Leigh Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to St Helens Central Station. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at St Helens Central via Wigan North Western. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 19 min.

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The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and St Helens Central Station is 20 miles. The road distance is 26.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to St Helens Central Station without a car is to train which takes 1 h 19 min and costs £10 - £15.

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It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to St Helens Central Station, including transfers.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to St Helens Central Station bus services, operated by First, depart from Manchester City Centre, Art Gallery station.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to St Helens Central Station 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 St Helens Central Station is to train which takes 1 h 19 min and costs £10 - £15. Alternatively, you can bus and line 34 bus, which costs £5 - £9 and takes 2 h 28 min.

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Map of how to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to St Helens Central Station.
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  • Distance: 19.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 19 min

What companies run services between Manchester Airport (MAN), England and St Helens Central Station, England?

You can take a train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to St Helens Central Station via Wigan North Western in around 1 h 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to St Helens Central Station via Manchester City Centre, Manchester Central Coach Station, Manchester City Centre, Art Gallery, Leigh, Bus Station Access (Spinning Jenny Way), and Leigh Bus Station in around 2 h 28 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to St Helens Central
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Lea Green
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva Merseyside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Leigh Bus Station to St Helens Central Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Manchester Airport (MAN) to St Helens Central Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
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
28 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Manchester Airport to St Helens Central Station
Estimated price
$75 - $110

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to St Helens Central Station bus services, operated by Arriva Merseyside, arrive at St Helens Central Station.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to St Helens Central Station train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at St Helens Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) to St Helens Central Station is 26 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to St Helens Central Station.

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