Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Stansted Airport (SSD) train

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

Showing times and prices for 19 Apr

Cheapest

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

Avanti West Coast
08:153h42
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
11:57Stansted Airport (SSD)
£451One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:353h36
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
12:11Stansted Airport (SSD)
£471One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:553h38
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
16:33Stansted Airport (SSD)
£651One-way
0 changes

Train timetableManchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Stansted Airport (SSD)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 19 April
Avanti West Coast
12:553h38
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
16:33Stansted Airport (SSD)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:153h42
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
11:57Stansted Airport (SSD)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:353h36
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
12:11Stansted Airport (SSD)
0 changes

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Train times from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Stansted Airport (SSD)

Showing times and prices for 19 Apr

Fastest Journey

3 h 36 m

Average

3 h 38 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

244 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) for Stansted Airport (SSD) every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
08:353h36
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
12:11Stansted Airport (SSD)
£471One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:553h38
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
16:33Stansted Airport (SSD)
£651One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:153h42
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
11:57Stansted Airport (SSD)
£451One-way
0 changes

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

distanceDistance151 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 36 min
priceAverage train ticket price£76 (€84)
frequencyTrain frequency19 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains, East Midlands Trains, East Coast or CrossCountry

Trains from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Stansted Airport (SSD) cover the 151 miles long trip taking on average 3 h 36 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, East Midlands Trains, East Coast or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 19 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £45, but the average price of train tickets is £76. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Stansted Airport.

Train companies: Virgin Trains, East Midlands Trains and East Coast trains Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Stansted Airport (SSD)

You can travel by train between Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) and Stansted Airport (SSD) with Virgin Trains, East Midlands Trains and East Coast for as low as £48. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

Avanti West Coast is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates high-speed trains between London and major cities in the UK, including Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and Edinburgh. The company offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drinks. The most popular routes for Avanti West Coast are London to Birmingham, London to Manchester and London to Glasgow. The company operates a fleet of Pendolino and Super Voyager trains, which offer a smooth and comfortable journey.

Virgin Trains from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Stansted Airport (SSD) train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 42 min
  • Cheapest Price: £48
  • Virgin Trains frequency: 19 a day

FAQs: Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Stansted Airport (SSD) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Stansted Airport (SSD) 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 (MAN) to Stansted Airport (SSD).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Stansted Airport (SSD) can start from as little as £45 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Stansted Airport (SSD) 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 Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Stansted Airport (SSD) train travel time is 3 h 36 min   for the 151 mile long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Stansted Airport (SSD) leaves at 05: 05. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Stansted Airport (SSD) leaves at 12: 55.
There are 19 trains a day from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Stansted Airport (SSD) which require at least one change with Virgin Trains, East Midlands Trains, East Coast or CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Stansted Airport (SSD). Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Stansted Airport (SSD).
For the journey from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Stansted Airport (SSD) you can take a train with Virgin Trains, East Midlands Trains, East Coast or CrossCountry. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Stansted Airport (SSD) from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.5 miles (766 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Stansted Airport, located 30.9 miles (49.9 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Stansted Airport (SSD) by train is December.
You have options as you can travel to Stansted Airport (SSD) from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) 2 different ways: train or coach.

Trains departing from 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.

Trains arriving to Stansted Airport

Distance from Stansted Airport to city center
Distance from Stansted Airport to city center
30.9 miles (49.9 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
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
Accessibility
Accessibility
Ramp, wheelchair train access available on request, escalators, wheelchair access to platforms.

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