Manchester to London Stansted Airport bus

Cheap bus tickets from Manchester to London Stansted Airport

Showing times and prices for Aug 13

Cheapest

33

Average

42

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

National Express
09:30AMManchester7h45 05:15PMLondon Stansted Airport
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331One-way
National Express
04:00PMManchester5h45 09:45PMLondon Stansted Airport
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351One-way
National Express
03:30PMManchester6h15 09:45PMLondon Stansted Airport
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361One-way
National Express
07:00AMManchester6h30 01:30PMLondon Stansted Airport
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371One-way
National Express
05:30PMManchester7h25 12:55AMLondon Stansted Airport
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391One-way

Bus schedule from Manchester to London Stansted Airport

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National Express
07:00AMManchester6h30 01:30PMLondon Stansted Airport
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National Express
07:30AMManchester7h50 03:20PMLondon Stansted Airport
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National Express
08:00AMManchester8h00 04:00PMLondon Stansted Airport
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National Express
09:30AMManchester7h45 05:15PMLondon Stansted Airport
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National Express
12:00PMManchester8h00 08:00PMLondon Stansted Airport
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National Express
03:30PMManchester6h15 09:45PMLondon Stansted Airport
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National Express
04:00PMManchester5h45 09:45PMLondon Stansted Airport
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National Express
05:30PMManchester7h25 12:55AMLondon Stansted Airport
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Bus times from Manchester to London Stansted Airport

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Fastest Journey

5 h 45 m

Average

7 h 11 m

Buses per day

8

Distance

244 km

Of the 8 buses that leave Manchester for London Stansted Airport every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

National Express
04:00PMManchester5h45 09:45PMLondon Stansted Airport
0 transfers
351One-way
National Express
03:30PMManchester6h15 09:45PMLondon Stansted Airport
0 transfers
361One-way
National Express
07:00AMManchester6h30 01:30PMLondon Stansted Airport
0 transfers
371One-way
National Express
05:30PMManchester7h25 12:55AMLondon Stansted Airport
0 transfers
391One-way
National Express
09:30AMManchester7h45 05:15PMLondon Stansted Airport
0 transfers
331One-way

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Overview: Bus from Manchester to London Stansted Airport

distanceDistance151 miles (244 km)
durationAverage bus duration6 h 10 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$48 (€44)
frequencyBus frequency5 a day
changesDirect busNo
carriersBus companiesNational Express or FlixBus

Buses from Manchester to London Stansted Airport cover the 151 miles (244 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 10 min with our travel partners like National Express or FlixBus. Normally, there are 5 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $48 (€44), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $40 (€37).

Bus companies: National Express from Manchester to London Stansted Airport

Find the best buses to London Stansted Airport from Manchester with Omio's travel partners National Express from $40 (€37). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

National Express

National Express is the leading bus company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 buses a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most buses are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Manchester - London Stansted Airport bus: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

National Express from Manchester to London Stansted Airport bus information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 50 min
  • Average Price: $40
  • National Express frequency: 10 a day

Travel Tips: Bus to London Stansted Airport from Manchester

Take the bus to London 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 to London Stansted Airport.
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Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus from Manchester to London Stansted Airport for the next 7 days starting from $40 (€37)  one way.
If you are looking to purchase your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Manchester to London Stansted Airport bus to cost on average $48 (€44)  one way.
The bus distance from Manchester to London Stansted Airport is around 151 miles (244 km).
The Manchester to London Stansted Airport bus duration is on average 6 h 10 min, which is to be expected when traveling 151 miles (244 km) between Manchester and London Stansted Airport. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
When taking a bus from Manchester to London Stansted Airport, you can count on National Express or FlixBus for the best way to get you to London Stansted Airport. You can also check all possible bus companies who offer a service from Manchester to London Stansted Airport and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
The average number of buses departing Manchester for London Stansted Airport is 5 a day. The bus schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest bus for this trip departs from Manchester at 5: 45 AM. The last bus leaves from Manchester at 8: 00 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Manchester to London Stansted Airport and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you buy the Manchester to London Stansted Airport bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $48 (€44). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses from Manchester to London Stansted Airport. Look out for bus tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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