There are 6 ways to get from Telford to Manchester Airport by bus, train, car or towncar

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Line 5 bus, train  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the line 5 bus from Telford Town Centre, Bus Station to Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station) 5
  2. Take the train from Stafford to Stockport

$37 - $71

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Line 891 bus, bus  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 891 bus from Telford Town Centre, International Centre (Holiday Inn) to Wolverhampton Bus Station 891
  2. Take the bus from Wolverhampton Bus Station to Manchester Airport National Express

$14 - $17

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Train  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Telford Central to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Wilmslow

$27 - $52

Line 5 bus, line 101 bus, bus  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 5 bus from Telford Town Centre, Bus Station to Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station) 5
  2. Take the line 101 bus from Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Hanley, Bus Station (arrival stop) 101
  3. Take the bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand C) to Buxton, Market Place (Stop A) 16
  4. Take the bus from Buxton, Market Place (Stop B) to Manchester Airport The Station

$28

Drive  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Telford to Manchester Airport 67.3 miles

$14 - $21

Towncar  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take a town car from Telford to Manchester Airport 67.4 miles

$150 - $210

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Telford to Manchester Airport. However, there are services departing from Telford Town Centre, International Centre (Holiday Inn) and arriving at Manchester Airport via Wolverhampton Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Telford to Manchester Airport. However, there are services departing from Telford Central and arriving at Manchester Airport via Shrewsbury and Wilmslow. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 6 min.

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The distance between Telford and Manchester Airport is 48 miles. The road distance is 67.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Telford to Manchester Airport without a car is to line 5 bus and train which takes 2 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from Telford to Manchester Airport, including transfers.

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Telford to Manchester Airport bus services, operated by Banga Travel, depart from Telford Town Centre, International Centre (Holiday Inn) station.

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Telford to Manchester Airport train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Telford Central station.

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The best way to get from Telford to Manchester Airport is to train which takes 3 h 6 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 891 bus and bus, which costs and takes 4 h 9 min.

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Telford to Manchester Airport bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Airport station.

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Telford to Manchester Airport train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Wilmslow station.

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Map of how to get from Telford to Manchester Airport.
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  • Distance: 48.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 56 min

What companies run services between Telford, England and Manchester Airport, England?

You can take a train from Telford to Manchester Airport via Shrewsbury and Wilmslow in around 3 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Telford to Manchester Airport via Wolverhampton Bus Station in around 4 h 9 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Stafford to Stockport
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Telford Central to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $20
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Telford Central to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
First Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Train from Shrewsbury to Wilmslow
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $30
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Telford Town Centre, Bus Station to Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Banga Travel
Phone
+44 1902 459003
Bus from Telford Town Centre, International Centre (Holiday Inn) to Wolverhampton Bus Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
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 Wolverhampton Bus Station to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
First in The Potteries
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Hanley, Bus Station (arrival stop)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
firstgroup.com
D&G Bus
Phone
01782 332337
Email
info@dgbus.co.uk
Website
dgbus.co.uk
Bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand C) to Buxton, Market Place (Stop A)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
dgbus.co.uk
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Buxton, Market Place (Stop B) to Manchester Airport The Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Telford to Manchester Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $210

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Yes, the driving distance between Telford to Manchester Airport is 67 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to drive from Telford to Manchester Airport.

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