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

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Train to Edinburgh, fly  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Edinburgh Park
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Manchester (MAN) EDI - MAN

$53 - $188

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Bus  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Manchester Airport National Express / ...

$28 - $66

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Train to Glasgow, fly  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Manchester (MAN) GLA - MAN

$64 - $291

Train  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Manchester Airport

$101 - $150

Night train, train  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the night train from Stirling to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Manchester Airport

$50 - $74

Drive  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Stirling to Manchester Airport (MAN) 237.6 miles

$50 - $75

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No, there is no direct bus from Stirling station to Manchester Airport (MAN). However, there are services departing from Stirling, Bus Station and arriving at Manchester Airport via Glasgow. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stirling to Manchester Airport (MAN). However, there are services departing from Stirling and arriving at Manchester Airport via Haymarket. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 5 min.

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The distance between Stirling and Manchester Airport (MAN) is 203 miles. The road distance is 237.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Stirling to Manchester Airport (MAN) without a car is to train which takes 5 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 57 min to get from Stirling to Manchester Airport (MAN), including transfers.

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Stirling to Manchester Airport (MAN) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Glasgow station.

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Stirling to Manchester Airport (MAN) train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Stirling station.

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The best way to get from Stirling to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to train which takes 5 h 5 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 14 min.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Stirling to Manchester Airport (MAN).
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  • Distance: 202.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 57 min

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

You can take a train from Stirling to Manchester Airport (MAN) via Haymarket in around 5 h 5 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Stirling to Manchester Airport (MAN) twice daily. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min. Megabus UK also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Stirling to Edinburgh Park
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $13
Train from Stirling to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Train from Stirling to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $15
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $130
Train from Preston to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Stirling to Preston
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$196
Sleeper Seat
$35 - $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 Glasgow to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK

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Stirling to Manchester Airport (MAN) train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Manchester Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stirling to Manchester Airport (MAN) is 238 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to drive from Stirling to Manchester Airport (MAN).

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easyJet and Flybe offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to Manchester Airport.

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