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There are 6 ways to get from Milton Keynes to Manchester Airport (MAN) by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Manchester Piccadilly

$83 - $130

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Bus  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Manchester Airport National Express

$19 - $27

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Drive  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Milton Keynes to Manchester Airport (MAN) 145.7 miles

$30 - $45

Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN

$113 - $344

Train, train to Southend, fly  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN

$105 - $390

Bus to Cambridge, fly  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point to Cambridge, Parkside
  2. Fly from Cambridge (CBG) to Manchester (MAN) CBG - MAN

$45 - $230

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The cheapest way to get from Milton Keynes to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to bus which costs £14 - £21 and takes 4 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milton Keynes to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to train which costs £60 - £100 and takes 1 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milton Keynes to Manchester Airport (MAN). However, there are services departing from Central Milton Keynes, The Point and arriving at Manchester Airport via Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Milton Keynes to Manchester Airport (MAN). However, there are services departing from Milton Keynes Central and arriving at Manchester Airport via Manchester Piccadilly. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 57 min.

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The distance between Milton Keynes and Manchester Airport (MAN) is 112 miles. The road distance is 145.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Milton Keynes to Manchester Airport (MAN) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 57 min and costs £60 - £100.

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It takes approximately 1 h 57 min to get from Milton Keynes to Manchester Airport (MAN), including transfers.

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Milton Keynes to Manchester Airport (MAN) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 station.

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Milton Keynes to Manchester Airport (MAN) train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Milton Keynes Central station.

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The best way to get from Milton Keynes to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to train which takes 1 h 57 min and costs £60 - £100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £14 - £21 and takes 4 h 7 min.

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Map of how to get from Milton Keynes to Manchester Airport (MAN).
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  • Distance: 112 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 57 min

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

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Milton Keynes to Manchester Airport (MAN) hourly. Tickets cost $80 - $130 and the journey takes 1 h 36 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Milton Keynes to Manchester Airport (MAN) once daily. Tickets cost $14 - $20 and the journey takes 2 h 55 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Cambridge to Manchester
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $130
Train from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point to Cambridge, Parkside
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach in Bedford

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Milton Keynes to Manchester Airport (MAN) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Airport station.

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Milton Keynes to Manchester Airport (MAN) train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Manchester Piccadilly station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milton Keynes to Manchester Airport (MAN) is 146 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 22 min to drive from Milton Keynes to Manchester Airport (MAN).

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 841+ hotels available in Manchester Airport (MAN). Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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