You can get from Manchester to Stansted by train, bus or flight.
To get from Manchester to Stansted on 26 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||149 miles (240 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight, coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£24 - £346|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £24 • 6 h 15 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £346 • 1 h 5 min|
|Popular travel companies||British Airways, National Express or Avanti West Coast|
Take a flight, coach or train to travel 149 miles (240 km) between Manchester and Stansted. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £24. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are British Airways, National Express or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Manchester to Stansted.
You can travel from Manchester to Stansted 3 different ways: flight, coach or train.
The cheapest way from Manchester to Stansted is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £24 compared to other travel options to Stansted:
A coach is £322 less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Manchester to Stansted costing on average £346.
A coach is about £61 less than a train, which costs on average £86 for this trip.
The quickest way to travel from Manchester to Stansted is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 5 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, getting to Stansted by coach can take on average 6 h 15 min.
In comparison, going by train can take 3 h 32 min on average.
The distance between Manchester and Stansted is around 149 miles (240 km).
The average frequency per day from Manchester to Stansted is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Stansted from Manchester as scheduled services by flight, coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Manchester to Stansted:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Manchester to Stansted, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Before travelling from Manchester to Stansted, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Manchester to Stansted tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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