London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) train

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Cheap train tickets from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

Showing times and prices for 23 Apr

Cheapest

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

Avanti West Coast
09:303h35
London Stansted Airport (STN)
13:05Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£651One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
11:453h34
London Stansted Airport (STN)
15:19Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£1021One-way
0 changes

Train timetableLondon Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 23 April
Avanti West Coast
09:303h35
London Stansted Airport (STN)
13:05Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
11:453h34
London Stansted Airport (STN)
15:19Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
0 changes

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Train times from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)

Showing times and prices for 23 Apr

Fastest Journey

3 h 34 m

Average

3 h 34 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

244 km

Of the 2 trains that leave London Stansted Airport (STN) for Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
11:453h34
London Stansted Airport (STN)
15:19Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£1021One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:303h35
London Stansted Airport (STN)
13:05Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
£651One-way
0 changes

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

distanceDistance151 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 29 min
priceAverage train ticket price£76 (€84)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesVirgin Trains, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, TransPennine Express, East Coast or West Midland Trains

Trains from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) cover the 151 miles long trip taking on average 3 h 29 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, TransPennine Express, East Coast or West Midland Trains. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £76, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £43.

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

Virgin Trains, CrossCountry and East Midlands Trains trains will get you to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) from London Stansted Airport (STN) from £48. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

East Midlands Trains is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London to the East Midlands, Yorkshire, and the North West. East Midlands Trains operates a fleet of Class 158, Class 156, Class 170, Class 222 and Class 180 diesel multiple units, as well as Class 222 Meridian electric multiple units. East Midlands Trains also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for East Midlands Trains are London to Nottingham, Sheffield, and Leeds.

    FAQs: London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) train

    FAQs: Travel by train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) 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 Piccadilly (MAN).
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) can start from as little as £43 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) is £76; 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 Piccadilly (MAN) train time is 3 h 29 min   covering the 151 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) leaves at 05: 25. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) leaves at 20: 15.
    There are 16 trains a day from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) which require at least one change with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, TransPennine Express, East Coast or West Midland Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    Yes, there's a high-speed train to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN). Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN).
    Take the London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) train with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, TransPennine Express, East Coast or West Midland Trains. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 15.
    The cheapest month to travel from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) by train is March.
    It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) including taking a train or coach.

    Trains arriving to Manchester Piccadilly

    Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
    Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
    0.5 miles (766 m)
    Ticket Office Hours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
    How to get to this station?
    How to get to this station?
    Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
    Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
    Nearest Airport
    Nearest Airport
    Manchester Airport
    8 miles
    How to get to nearest airport?
    How to get to nearest airport?
    The airport can be reached by public transit in about 30 minutes via the Northern and TransPennine Express trains.
    Amenities at station
    Wifi
    Wifi
    Pay as you go Wi-Fi is available through BT Wi-Fi.
    ATM
    ATM
    There are ATM machines on the main concourse, Platform 10 and on the mezzanine level.
    Taxi
    Taxi
    Lockers
    Lockers
    Operated by Excess Baggage Co. Llocated between Platforms 10 and 11 and open daily from 08: 00 to 21: 00.
    Dining
    Dining
    Burger King | Caffè Nero | Carluccio’s | Hotel Chocolat | Starbucks | The Pasty Shop | Costa Coffee | Pret a Manger | Upper Crust | McDonald's | & more
    Car Rentals
    Car Rentals
    Hertz | Europcar
    Information Desk
    Information Desk
    Located near the Fairfield Street entrance on the mezzanine level.
    Accessibility
    Accessibility
    There is step-free access throughout the station. Ramps for train access and wheelchairs are also available.

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