London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester train

Wed, 24 Apr
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Cheap train tickets from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 24 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
08:265h35
Stansted Airport (SSD)
14:01Manchester Victoria (MCV)
£801One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:003h44
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:44Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£831One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:453h34
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:19Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£871One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:303h35
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:05Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£1011One-way
2 changes
Cross Country
08:264h53
Stansted Airport (SSD)
13:19Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£1141One-way
1 change

Train timetableLondon Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 24 April
Cross Country
08:264h53
Stansted Airport (SSD)
13:19Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
08:265h35
Stansted Airport (SSD)
14:01Manchester Victoria (MCV)
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:303h35
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:05Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:453h34
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:19Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:003h44
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:44Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
2 changes

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Train times from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 24 Apr

Fastest Journey

3 h 34 m

Average

4 h 16 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

244 km

To travel from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Avanti West Coast
08:453h34
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:19Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£871One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:303h35
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:05Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£1011One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:003h44
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:44Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£831One-way
2 changes
Cross Country
08:264h53
Stansted Airport (SSD)
13:19Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£1141One-way
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
08:265h35
Stansted Airport (SSD)
14:01Manchester Victoria (MCV)
£801One-way
2 changes

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Overview: Train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester

distanceDistance151 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 29 min
priceAverage train ticket price£81 (€90)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesVirgin Trains, CrossCountry, East Coast, East Midlands Trains or Abellio Greater Anglia

Trains from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester cover the 151 miles long journey taking on average 3 h 29 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, East Coast, East Midlands Trains or Abellio Greater Anglia. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £49, but the average price of train tickets is £81.

Train companies: Virgin Trains, CrossCountry and East Coast trains London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester

You can travel by train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry and East Coast for as low as £48. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

CrossCountry from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester train information:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 50 min
  • Cheapest Price: £95
  • CrossCountry frequency: 17 a day

FAQs: London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester train

FAQs: Travel by train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester can start from as little as £49 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester is £81; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time to Manchester from London Stansted Airport (STN) is on average 3 h 29 min   for the 151 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Manchester by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester leaves at 08: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester leaves at 20: 30.
There are 17 trains a day from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester which require at least one change with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, East Coast, East Midlands Trains or Abellio Greater Anglia. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Manchester. Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester.
Take the London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester train with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, East Coast, East Midlands Trains or Abellio Greater Anglia. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 30.
The cheapest month to travel from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester by train is November.
You have options as you can travel to Manchester from London Stansted Airport (STN) 2 different ways: train or coach.

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