You can get from Manchester to Stansted by train, bus or flight.
To get from Manchester to Stansted on 27 Sep we recommend taking a bus 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||£25 - £355|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £25 • 6 h 15 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £355 • 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) to Stansted from Manchester. 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 £25. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are British Airways, National Express or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Manchester to Stansted.
There are 3 ways to get from Manchester to Stansted: flight, coach or train.
A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Manchester to Stansted, which costs on average £25.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Stansted:
A coach is generally £330 less than a flight for the same trip. A flight costs on average £355 from Manchester to Stansted.
A coach is about £63 less than a train, which costs on average £88 for this trip.
The fastest way from Manchester to Stansted is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 5 min.
Other travel options between Manchester and Stansted can usually take longer:
In comparison, getting to Stansted by coach can take on average 6 h 15 min.
In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 3 h 32 min.
You should expect to travel around 149 miles (240 km) from Manchester to Stansted.
The average frequency per day from Manchester to Stansted is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip 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 when travelling from Manchester to Stansted:
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However, we recommend buying tickets from Manchester to Stansted online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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