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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 4 tram, train  •  44 min

  1. Take the line 4 tram from Prestwich (Manchester Metrolink) to Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) 4
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport

$7 - $11

Cheapest option

Bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the bus from Prestwich, Longfield Ctr (Shopping Centre) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) X43 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Manchester Airport National Express / ...

$4 - $8

5 alternative options

Line 6 tram  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 6 tram from Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) to Manchester Airport (Manchester Metrolink) 6

$8 - $9

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Prestwich to Manchester Airport (MAN) 18.7 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Prestwich to Manchester Airport (MAN) 18.7 miles

$4 - $6

Towncar  •  19 min

  1. Take a town car from Prestwich to Manchester Airport 18.7 miles

$60 - $90

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from Prestwich to Manchester Airport (MAN) 18.7 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Prestwich to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to bus which costs £3 - £7 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Prestwich to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 19 min.

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The distance between Prestwich and Manchester Airport (MAN) is 12 miles. The road distance is 18.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 44 min to get from Prestwich to Manchester Airport (MAN), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Prestwich to Manchester Airport (MAN). However, there are services departing from Prestwich, Longfield Ctr (Shopping Centre) and arriving at Manchester Airport via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 55 min.

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

You can take a bus from Prestwich to Manchester Airport (MAN) via Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) and Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St in around 55 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Prestwich (Manchester Metrolink) to Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) to Manchester Airport (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $7
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 Prestwich, Longfield Ctr (Shopping Centre) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
The Blackburn Bus Compan
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Prestwich, Longfield Ctr (Shopping Centre) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
National Express
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Portland Tower) to Manchester Airport The Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Prestwich to Manchester Airport (MAN)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
uberACCESS
$30 - $45
uberX
$35 - $55
uberASSIST
$35 - $55
uberEXEC
$45 - $65
uberXL
$50 - $75
Taxi from Prestwich to Manchester Airport (MAN)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
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
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Prestwich to Manchester Airport
Estimated price
$60 - $90

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