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There are 5 ways to get from University Station to Manchester Airport (MAN) by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  2h 26m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly

£44 - £248

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Bus via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth  •  3h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Manchester Airport National Express

£8 - £10

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham, Navigation Street to Manchester Airport The Station M36 / ...

£16 - £103

Drive  •  1h 24m

  1. Drive from University Station to Manchester Airport (MAN) 80.4 miles

£13 - £19

Towncar  •  1h 24m

  1. Take a town car from University Station to Manchester Airport 80.4 miles

£130 - £190

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The cheapest way to get from University Station to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to bus via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth which costs £8 - £11 and takes 3h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from University Station to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to drive which costs £13 - £19 and takes 1h 24m.

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No, there is no direct bus from University Station station to Manchester Airport (MAN). However, there are services departing from Birmingham University, University Station and arriving at Manchester Airport via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 29m.

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No, there is no direct train from University Station to Manchester Airport (MAN). However, there are services departing from University and arriving at Manchester Airport via Birmingham New Street and Manchester Piccadilly. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 26m.

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The distance between University Station and Manchester Airport (MAN) is 65 miles. The road distance is 80.4 miles.

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The best way to get from University Station to Manchester Airport (MAN) without a car is to train which takes 2h 26m and costs £40 - £250.

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It takes approximately 2h 26m to get from University Station to Manchester Airport (MAN), including transfers.

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University Station to Manchester Airport (MAN) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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University Station to Manchester Airport (MAN) train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Birmingham New Street station.

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The best way to get from University Station to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to train which takes 2h 26m and costs £40 - £250. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £15 - £110 and takes 2h 47m.

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Map of how to get from University Station to Manchester Airport (MAN).
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  • Distance: 65 miles
  • Duration: 2h 26m

What companies run services between University Station, Birmingham, England and Manchester Airport (MAN), England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly hourly. Tickets cost £45 - £150 and the journey takes 1h 26m. Transport for Wales also services this route 5 times a week. Alternatively, Megabus UK operates a bus from Birmingham, Navigation Street to Manchester Airport The Station twice daily. Tickets cost £15 - £22 and the journey takes 1h 40m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Birmingham, Navigation Street to Manchester Airport The Station
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£15 - £22
Website
Megabus UK
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from University Station to Manchester Airport
Estimated price
£130 - £190

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

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University Station to Manchester Airport (MAN) train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Manchester Piccadilly station.

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Yes, the driving distance between University Station to Manchester Airport (MAN) is 80 miles. It takes approximately 1h 24m to drive from University Station to Manchester Airport (MAN).

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