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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Thornaby

$50 - $75

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Airport to Middlesbrough National Express

$14 - $21

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Stockton-on-Tees 124.1 miles

$26 - $40

Towncar  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take a town car from Manchester Airport to Stockton-on-Tees 124.1 miles

$260 - $360

What companies run services between Manchester Airport (MAN), England and Stockton-on-Tees, England?

TransPennine Express operates a train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Stockton-on-Tees hourly. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 2 h 36 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Stockton-on-Tees 3 times a day. Tickets cost $12 - $17 and the journey takes 3 h.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Thornaby
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Bus operators
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Manchester Airport to Stockton-on-Tees
Estimated price
$260 - $360

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Stockton-on-Tees is 148 km. The road distance is 199 km.

The cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Stockton-on-Tees is to bus which costs £10 - £16 and takes 3 h 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Stockton-on-Tees is to drive which takes 2 h 4 min and costs £19 - £29.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Thornaby. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 2 h 36 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Stockton-on-Tees. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Stockton, High Street Stand E (Central Island) via Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 17. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 17 min.

The train from Manchester Airport to Thornaby takes 2 h 36 min including transfers and departs hourly.