Manchester Piccadilly to Stansted Airport train

Cheap train tickets from Manchester Piccadilly to Stansted Airport

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Avanti West Coast
05:05Manchester Piccadilly2h23 07:28Stansted Airport
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06:10Manchester Piccadilly2h09 08:19Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
06:43Manchester Piccadilly2h12 08:55Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
07:15Manchester Piccadilly2h06 09:21Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
07:35Manchester Piccadilly2h16 09:51Stansted Airport
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Train schedule Manchester Piccadilly to Stansted Airport

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 17 August
Avanti West Coast
05:05Manchester Piccadilly2h23 07:28Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
06:10Manchester Piccadilly2h09 08:19Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
06:43Manchester Piccadilly2h12 08:55Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
07:15Manchester Piccadilly2h06 09:21Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
07:35Manchester Piccadilly2h16 09:51Stansted Airport
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Transport for Wales
08:31Manchester Piccadilly0h07 08:38Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
08:35Manchester Piccadilly2h10 10:45Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
09:15Manchester Piccadilly2h07 11:22Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
09:55Manchester Piccadilly2h06 12:01Stansted Airport
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Northern Rail
10:08Manchester Piccadilly0h09 10:17Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
10:15Manchester Piccadilly2h06 12:21Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
10:55Manchester Piccadilly2h07 13:02Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
11:35Manchester Piccadilly2h07 13:42Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
11:55Manchester Piccadilly2h08 14:03Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
12:35Manchester Piccadilly2h08 14:43Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
12:55Manchester Piccadilly2h12 15:07Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
13:15Manchester Piccadilly2h12 15:27Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
13:35Manchester Piccadilly2h06 15:41Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
13:55Manchester Piccadilly2h12 16:07Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
14:55Manchester Piccadilly2h08 17:03Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
15:15Manchester Piccadilly2h05 17:20Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
15:35Manchester Piccadilly2h08 17:43Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
16:35Manchester Piccadilly2h05 18:40Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
16:55Manchester Piccadilly2h10 19:05Stansted Airport
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CrossCountry
17:05Manchester Piccadilly0h07 17:12Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
17:35Manchester Piccadilly2h06 19:41Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
18:15Manchester Piccadilly2h07 20:22Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
18:35Manchester Piccadilly2h04 20:39Stansted Airport
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CrossCountry
19:05Manchester Piccadilly0h07 19:12Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
19:15Manchester Piccadilly2h08 21:23Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
19:55Manchester Piccadilly2h14 22:09Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
20:15Manchester Piccadilly26h15 22:30Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
21:15Manchester Piccadilly26h33 23:48Stansted Airport
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Northern Rail
23:46Manchester Piccadilly24h12 23:58Stansted Airport
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Fastest train times from Manchester Piccadilly to Stansted Airport

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Fastest Journey

7 m

Average

3 h 59 m

Trains per day

34

Distance

244 km

It's difficult to get from Manchester Piccadilly to Stansted Airport without changing at least 3 times.

Transport for Wales
08:31Manchester Piccadilly0h07 08:38Stansted Airport
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CrossCountry
17:05Manchester Piccadilly0h07 17:12Stansted Airport
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CrossCountry
19:05Manchester Piccadilly0h07 19:12Stansted Airport
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Northern Rail
10:08Manchester Piccadilly0h09 10:17Stansted Airport
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Avanti West Coast
18:35Manchester Piccadilly2h04 20:39Stansted Airport
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Overview: Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stansted Airport

distanceDistance151 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 39 min
priceAverage train ticket price£81 (€93)
frequencyTrain frequency27 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersAvanti West Coast, CrossCountry, Northern Rail or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Manchester Piccadilly to Stansted Airport cover the 151 miles long journey taking on average 3 h 39 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, Northern Rail or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 27 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £64, but the average price of train tickets is £81. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Stansted Airport.

Train companies: First TransPennine Express 3, CrossCountry and Northern Rail (3) trains Manchester Piccadilly to Stansted Airport

You can travel by train to Stansted Airport from Manchester Piccadilly with First TransPennine Express 3, CrossCountry and Northern Rail (3) for as low as £64. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Northern Rail (3)
CrossCountry
First TransPennine Express 3

Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned train providers in the United Kingdom. Headquartered in York, Northern operates local and regional trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern train journeys from Manchester Piccadilly to Stansted Airport. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

Manchester Piccadilly to Stansted Airport train information with Northern Rail (3):

  • Average Duration: 6 h 26 min
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 1 a day

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

One of the best ways to travel from Manchester Piccadilly to Stansted Airport is by taking a train with CrossCountry. Omio helps you find the ideal CrossCountry train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stansted Airport by showing you CrossCountry current train timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like luggage policy) and the best prices for this Manchester Piccadilly to Stansted Airport trip. You can expect to travel 151 miles (243 km) to Stansted Airport from Manchester Piccadilly on a train with CrossCountry. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains between Manchester Piccadilly and Stansted Airport, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your CrossCountry train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip from Manchester Piccadilly to Stansted Airport!

CrossCountry from Manchester Piccadilly to Stansted Airport train information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 9 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 2 a day

Enjoy a smooth and easy route between Manchester Piccadilly and Stansted Airport with First TransPennine Express 3! As an official travel partner of First TransPennine Express 3, Omio can help you search current train timetables from First TransPennine Express 3, compare the best routes between Manchester Piccadilly and Stansted Airport as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable First TransPennine Express 3 Manchester Piccadilly to Stansted Airport train ticket available today. If you search for First TransPennine Express 3 tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a queue at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stansted Airport on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 151 miles (243 km) journey between Manchester Piccadilly and Stansted Airport with ease and comfort on a train with First TransPennine Express 3.

Train information from Manchester Piccadilly to Stansted Airport with First TransPennine Express 3:

  • Average Duration: 9 h 56 min
  • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Manchester Piccadilly to Stansted Airport

Travel by train to Stansted Airport 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 Manchester Piccadilly to Stansted Airport.
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Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Stansted Airport from Manchester Piccadilly for the next 7 days starting from £64  one way.
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Manchester Piccadilly to Stansted Airport train price to come in at an average of £81  one way.
The Manchester Piccadilly to Stansted Airport train distance is approximately 151 miles.
The Manchester Piccadilly to Stansted Airport train duration is on average 3 h 39 min, which is to be expected when travelling 151 miles to Stansted Airport from Manchester Piccadilly. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly   and arriving in Stansted Airport.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.6 miles (954 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Stansted Airport, located 5 miles (8.1 km) away from the city centre.

If you're looking for trains from Manchester Piccadilly to Stansted Airport, you can rely on Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, Northern Rail or TransPennine Express Service to get you to Stansted Airport. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Manchester Piccadilly to Stansted Airport journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Manchester Piccadilly for Stansted Airport is 27 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stansted Airport leaves at 07: 35   and the last train for this leaves at 09: 58. Omio shows you the latest train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stansted Airport timetable to help you book the best departure time for this route.
If you purchase a train ticket between Manchester Piccadilly and Stansted Airport within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £81 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Stansted Airport from Manchester Piccadilly are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Trains departing from Manchester Piccadilly

Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
0.6 miles (954 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.
Lockers
Lockers
Operated by Excess Baggage Co. Llocated between Platforms 10 and 11 and open daily from 08: 00 to 21: 00.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 711 (including 35 handicapped spaces) Parking Pricing: £5. 00 for the first 2 hours | Up to £21. 00 per day
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.

Trains arriving to Stansted Airport

Distance from Stansted Airport to city center
Distance from Stansted Airport to city center
8.1 km
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 30 - 19: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: IC buses, National Express, X10 Airlink, X30 Airlink, 42A, 133 Sapphire, 5, 6, 7, 7A
Train lines: Stansted Express, West Anglia Main Line, CrossCountry
Onward travel information: Local buses and National Coach routes stop in bus station located at airport
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement services operate from the main coach station as directed by Station Staff.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
London Stansted Airport
0 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport is a 5 minute walk away from the railway station.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located near the main entrance.
Taxi
Taxi
Accessible taxis: Details of nearest taxis are shown on station information poster
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 327 Parking Pricing: £10. 00 for 1 hour
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Newsagent/Sweets Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Burger King | The Windmill
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT | Europcar | Hertz | Enterprise | Alamo | Budget | Avis
Information Desk
Information Desk
Helpline Contact: 0800 028 28 78 | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Ramp, wheelchair train access available on request, escalators, wheelchair access to platforms.

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