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There are 6 ways to get from Stockport to Manchester Airport (MAN) by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  20 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockport Bus Station to Manchester Airport The Station 199 / ...

£3 - £6

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Train  •  28 min

  1. Take the train from Stockport to Manchester Airport

£10 - £16

Train via Manchester Piccadilly  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from Stockport to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport

£7 - £101

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stockport to Manchester Airport (MAN) 8.1 miles

£19 - £24

Drive  •  9 min

  1. Drive from Stockport to Manchester Airport (MAN) 8.1 miles

£1 - £2

Towncar  •  9 min

  1. Take a town car from Stockport to Manchester Airport 8.1 miles

£30 - £120

Stockport to Manchester Airport (MAN) by bus

The bus journey time between Stockport and Manchester Airport (MAN) is around 30 min and covers a distance of around 8 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 13 min. Operated by High Peak and Stagecoach Manchester, the Stockport to Manchester Airport (MAN) bus service departs from Stockport Bus Station and arrives in Manchester Airport The Station. Typically 446 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
30 min
Fastest bus time:
13 min
Bus distance:
8 miles
Buses per week:
446
Cheapest price:
£3
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
04:13
Last bus departs at:
23:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Stockport to Manchester Airport (MAN) bus schedules

Stockport → Manchester Airport (MAN)
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Manchester Airport (MAN) is 111.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stockport to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 9 min.

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The fastest way to get from Stockport to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs £19 - £24.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stockport Bus Station station and arriving at Manchester Airport The Station station. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stockport and arriving at Manchester Airport. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

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The distance between Stockport and Manchester Airport (MAN) is 6 miles. The road distance is 8.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Stockport to Manchester Airport (MAN) without a car is to bus which takes 20 min and costs £3 - £6.

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The bus from Stockport Bus Station to Manchester Airport The Station takes 20 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Stockport to Manchester Airport (MAN) bus services, operated by High Peak, depart from Stockport Bus Station.

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Stockport to Manchester Airport (MAN) train services, operated by TransPennine Express Service, depart from Stockport station.

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The best way to get from Stockport to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to bus which takes 20 min and costs £3 - £6. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £10 - £16 and takes 28 min.

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Map of how to get from Stockport to Manchester Airport (MAN).
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  • Distance: 5.8 miles
  • Duration: 20 min

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

High Peak operates a bus from Stockport Bus Station to Manchester Airport The Station hourly. Tickets cost £6 and the journey takes 20 min. Stagecoach Manchester also services this route hourly. Alternatively, TransPennine Express Service operates a train from Stockport to Manchester Airport 5 times a week. Tickets cost £10 - £16 and the journey takes 28 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£10 - £16
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£7 - £11
Off-Peak Day Single
£7 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £16
Train from Stockport to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£6 - £10
Off-Peak Day Single
£5 - £8
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £12
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£6 - £10
Off-Peak Day Single
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single
£9 - £14
Northern Rail
Phone
+44 800 200 6060
Email
enquiries@northernrailway.co.uk
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£3 - £5
Anytime Day 1st Class
£4 - £6
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £9
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£5 - £7
Anytime Day 1st Class
£6 - £9
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Stockport to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £17
Website
tfw.wales
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£2 - £13
Off-Peak Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£5 - £8
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£7 - £11
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£3 - £14
Off-Peak Single
£4 - £6
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£7 - £11
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stockport, Grand Central to Manchester Airport The Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
Stagecoach Manchester
Other operators
Taxi from Stockport to Manchester Airport (MAN)
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
£19 - £24
Metro Taxis
Phone
+44 161 480 8000
Website
metro-taxis.com
Lynx Taxis
Phone
+44 161 483 1099
Website
lynxtaxis.uk
ASAPPcars Ltd
Phone
+44 161 477 3666
Website
asappcars.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Stockport to Manchester Airport
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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Stockport to Manchester Airport (MAN) bus services, operated by High Peak, arrive at Manchester Airport The Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Stockport to Manchester Airport (MAN) is 8 miles. It takes approximately 9 min to drive from Stockport to Manchester Airport (MAN).

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