You can get from Stansted to Manchester by train, bus or flight.
To get from Stansted to Manchester on 23 Oct 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||Coach, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||£25 - £73|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £25 • 6 h 35 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £73 • 1 h|
|Popular travel companies||National Express, British Airways or Avanti West Coast|
Take a coach, flight or train to travel 149 miles (240 km) from Stansted to Manchester. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; 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 journey are National Express, British Airways or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or flight from Stansted to Manchester.
You can travel between Stansted and Manchester 3 different ways: coach, flight or train.
The cheapest way from Stansted to Manchester is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £25 compared to other travel options to Manchester:
A coach is generally £48 less than a flight for the same route. A flight costs on average £73 from Stansted to Manchester.
A coach is about £29 less than a train, which costs on average £54 for this trip.
The quickest way to travel to Manchester from Stansted is by flight, which takes on average 1 h compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, going by coach can take 6 h 35 min on average.
In comparison, going by train can take 3 h 30 min on average.
The distance between Stansted and Manchester is around 149 miles (240 km).
The average frequency per day from Stansted to Manchester is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Stansted and Manchester as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Stansted to Manchester:
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Yes, there are direct routes from Stansted to Manchester with the following travel companies:
As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Manchester tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this trip.
Before travelling from Stansted to Manchester, 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 Stansted to Manchester 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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