There are 4 ways to get from Stockton-on-Tees to Manchester Airport (MAN) by train, bus, 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  •  2 h 32 min

$50 - $75

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 16 min

  1. National Express

$14 - $20

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 4 min

  1. 123.6 miles

$26 - $40

Towncar  •  2 h 4 min

  1. 123.6 miles

$260 - $360

What companies run services between Stockton-on-Tees, England and Manchester Airport (MAN), England?

TransPennine Express operates a train from Stockton-on-Tees to Manchester Airport (MAN) hourly. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 2 h 32 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Stockton-on-Tees to Manchester Airport (MAN) 3 times a day. Tickets cost $12 - $17 and the journey takes 3 h.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Thornaby to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Bus operators
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Stockton-on-Tees to Manchester Airport
Estimated price
$260 - $360

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Stockton-on-Tees and Manchester Airport (MAN) is 148 km. The road distance is 198 km.

The cheapest way to get from Stockton-on-Tees to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to bus which costs £10 - £16 and takes 4 h 16 min.

The quickest way to get from Stockton-on-Tees to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to drive which takes 2 h 4 min and costs £19 - £29.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Thornaby and arriving at Manchester Airport. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 2 h 32 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Stockton-on-Tees to Manchester Airport (MAN). However, there are services departing from Stockton, High Street Stand D (Central Island) and arriving at Manchester Airport via Middlesbrough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 16 min.

The train from Thornaby to Manchester Airport takes 2 h 32 min including transfers and departs hourly.