London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester train

Thu, 25 Jul
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Cheap train tickets from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 25 Jul

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
Avanti West Coast
09:303h35
Stansted Airport (SSD)
13:05Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£791One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:303h49
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:19Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£831One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:003h44
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:44Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£831One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:153h50
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:05Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£991One-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, Thursday, 25 July
Avanti West Coast
08:153h50
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:05Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
2 changes
Cross Country
08:264h53
Stansted Airport (SSD)
13:19Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
08:303h49
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:19Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:003h44
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:44Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
2 changes
Cross Country
09:214h58
Stansted Airport (SSD)
14:19Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
09:303h35
Stansted Airport (SSD)
13:05Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
2 changes

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Train times from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 25 Jul

Fastest Journey

3 h 35 m

Average

4 h 8 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

244 km

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

Fastest
Avanti West Coast
09:303h35
Stansted Airport (SSD)
13:05Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£791One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:003h44
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:44Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£831One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:303h49
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:19Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£831One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:153h50
Stansted Airport (SSD)
12:05Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£991One-way
2 changes
Cross Country
08:264h53
Stansted Airport (SSD)
13:19Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£1141One-way
1 change

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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£84 (€95)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains, CrossCountry, East Coast, East Midlands Trains or Abellio Greater Anglia

Trains from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester cover the 151 miles long trip 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 £48, but the average price of train tickets is £84.

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

Find the best trains from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester with Omio's travel partners Virgin Trains, CrossCountry and East Coast from £48. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

LNER is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from high-speed intercity trains to local services. Its most popular routes include London to Edinburgh, London to Leeds, and London to York. LNER offers a variety of train types, including the Azuma, InterCity 225, and HST. The Azuma is a modern, high-speed train that offers comfortable seating and onboard Wi-Fi. The InterCity 225 is a classic train that offers a more traditional experience. The HST is a high-speed train that offers a smooth ride and plenty of legroom. LNER offers a variety of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak. Advance tickets are the cheapest option and must be booked in advance. Anytime tickets are more expensive but can be used at any time. Off-Peak tickets are the most affordable option for travelling during off-peak times. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. LNER also offers a range of discounts and special offers, making it an affordable and convenient way to travel.

London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester train information with East Coast:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 23 min
  • Cheapest Price: £50

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 £48 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester is £84; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester train travel time is 3 h 29 min   for the 151 mile long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester leaves at 07: 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.
For the best London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, East Coast, East Midlands Trains or Abellio Greater Anglia. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 30.
A trip to Manchester from London Stansted Airport (STN) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 29 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester is November.
You have options as you can travel between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Manchester 2 different ways: train or coach.

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