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

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Train TransPennine Express  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Manchester Airport

$34 - $56

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Line 555 bus, bus  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the line 555 bus from Kendal, Weavers Court to Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 10) 555
  2. Take the bus from Lancaster to Manchester Airport National Express

$19 - $22

3 alternative options

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Wigan North Western
  2. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Manchester Airport

$49 - $76

Drive  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Windermere to Manchester Airport (MAN) 89.5 miles

$19 - $28

Towncar  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take a town car from Windermere to Manchester Airport 89.5 miles

$190 - $270

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The cheapest way to get from Windermere to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to line 555 bus and bus which costs £14 - £18 and takes 4 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Windermere to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Windermere to Manchester Airport (MAN). However, there are services departing from Windermere, Bus Rail Interchange (Booths Supermarket) and arriving at Manchester Airport via Kendal, Weavers Court and Lancaster. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Windermere to Manchester Airport (MAN). However, there are services departing from Windermere and arriving at Manchester Airport via Oxenholme Lake District. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 41 min.

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The distance between Windermere and Manchester Airport (MAN) is 75 miles. The road distance is 89.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Windermere to Manchester Airport (MAN) without a car is to train which takes 2 h 41 min and costs £26 - £45.

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It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to get from Windermere to Manchester Airport (MAN), including transfers.

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Windermere to Manchester Airport (MAN) bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, depart from Kendal, Weavers Court station.

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Windermere to Manchester Airport (MAN) train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Oxenholme Lake District station.

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The best way to get from Windermere to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to train which takes 2 h 41 min and costs £26 - £45. Alternatively, you can line 555 bus and bus, which costs £14 - £18 and takes 4 h 58 min.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Windermere to Manchester Airport (MAN).
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  • Distance: 75.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 41 min

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

TransPennine Express operates a train from Windermere to Manchester Airport (MAN) hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Windermere to Manchester Airport (MAN) via Kendal, Weavers Court, Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 10), and Lancaster in around 4 h 58 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kendal, Weavers Court to Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 10)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
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 Lancaster to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Windermere to Manchester Airport
Estimated price
$190 - $270

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