There are 7 ways to get from Rotherham to Manchester Airport (MAN) by 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

Train  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Rotherham Central to Manchester Airport

$24 - $35

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotherham Town Centre, Ship Hill (Rotherham Town Hall) to Sheffield Centre, Arundel Gate Ag13 X1 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sheffield to Manchester Airport National Express

$8 - $10

5 alternative options

Train via Sheffield  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport

$25 - $34

Bus via Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station)  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Centre, Moorhead MH2 to Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station) 65
  2. Take the bus from Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Manchester Airport The Station Skyline 199 / ...

$19

Taxi  •  58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rotherham to Manchester Airport (MAN) 48.6 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Rotherham to Manchester Airport (MAN) 48.6 miles

$10 - $16

Towncar  •  58 min

  1. Take a town car from Rotherham to Manchester Airport 48.6 miles

$120 - $170

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

TransPennine Express operates a train from Rotherham to Manchester Airport (MAN) 6 times a week. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rotherham to Manchester Airport (MAN) via Sheffield Centre, Arundel Gate Ag13 and Sheffield in around 3 h 42 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Rotherham Central to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $17
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $30
Bus operators
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Sheffield Centre, Moorhead MH2 to Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Manchester Airport The Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Other operators
Taxi from Rotherham to Manchester Airport (MAN)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Sheffield City Taxis
Phone
+44 114 239 3939
Website
sheffieldcitytaxis.com
S1 Taxis
Phone
+44 114 255 5111
Jayride
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Rotherham to Manchester Airport
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Rotherham and Manchester Airport (MAN) is 61 km. The road distance is 78 km.

The cheapest way to get from Rotherham to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to bus which costs £5 - £8 and takes 3 h 42 min.

The quickest way to get from Rotherham to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to taxi which takes 58 min and costs £130 - £170.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Rotherham Central and arriving at Manchester Airport. Services depart six times a week. The journey takes approximately 1 h 39 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Rotherham to Manchester Airport (MAN). However, there are services departing from Rotherham Town Centre, Ship Hill (Rotherham Town Hall) and arriving at Manchester Airport via Sheffield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 42 min.

The train from Rotherham Central to Manchester Airport takes 1 h 39 min including transfers and departs six times a week.