Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport train

Cheap train tickets from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport

Showing times and prices for Sep 28

Cheapest

4

Average

4

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.

Northern Rail
07:02AMManchester Piccadilly0h18 07:20AMManchester Airport
0 transfers
41One-way
Northern Rail
07:30AMManchester Piccadilly0h22 07:52AMManchester Airport
0 transfers
41One-way
Northern Rail
12:29PMManchester Piccadilly0h23 12:52PMManchester Airport
0 transfers
41One-way
Northern Rail
12:17PMManchester Piccadilly0h18 12:35PMManchester Airport
0 transfers
41One-way
Northern Rail
07:17AMManchester Piccadilly0h17 07:34AMManchester Airport
0 transfers
41One-way

Train schedule from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, September 28
Northern Rail
07:02AMManchester Piccadilly0h18 07:20AMManchester Airport
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Northern Rail
07:17AMManchester Piccadilly0h17 07:34AMManchester Airport
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Northern Rail
07:30AMManchester Piccadilly0h22 07:52AMManchester Airport
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Northern Rail
11:30AMManchester Piccadilly0h22 11:52AMManchester Airport
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Northern Rail
12:17PMManchester Piccadilly0h18 12:35PMManchester Airport
0 transfers
Northern Rail
12:29PMManchester Piccadilly0h23 12:52PMManchester Airport
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Northern Rail
02:29PMManchester Piccadilly0h23 02:52PMManchester Airport
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Northern Rail
02:59PMManchester Piccadilly0h18 03:17PMManchester Airport
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Transpennine Express
04:27PMManchester Piccadilly0h15 04:42PMManchester Airport
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Northern Rail
06:17PMManchester Piccadilly0h18 06:35PMManchester Airport
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Northern Rail
08:49PMManchester Piccadilly0h14 09:03PMManchester Airport
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Fastest train times from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport

Showing times and prices for Sep 28

Fastest Journey

14 m

Average

18 m

Trains per day

11

Distance

13 km

Of the 11 trains that leave Manchester Piccadilly for Manchester Airport every day 11 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Northern Rail
08:49PMManchester Piccadilly0h14 09:03PMManchester Airport
0 transfers
41One-way
Transpennine Express
04:27PMManchester Piccadilly0h15 04:42PMManchester Airport
0 transfers
61One-way
Northern Rail
07:17AMManchester Piccadilly0h17 07:34AMManchester Airport
0 transfers
41One-way
Northern Rail
12:17PMManchester Piccadilly0h18 12:35PMManchester Airport
0 transfers
41One-way
Northern Rail
02:59PMManchester Piccadilly0h18 03:17PMManchester Airport
0 transfers
41One-way

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Overview: Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport

distanceDistance7 miles (12 km)
durationAverage train duration15 min
priceAverage train ticket price$5 (€5)
frequencyTrain frequency92 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 92 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTranspennine Express, Transport for Wales, Northern Rail or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport cover the 7 miles (12 km) long route taking on average 15 min with our travel partners like Transpennine Express, Transport for Wales, Northern Rail or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 92 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $5 (€5), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $4 (€4).

Train providers: First TransPennine Express 3 and Northern Rail (3) from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport trains

For as little as $4 (€4) you can travel by train between Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport with First TransPennine Express 3 and Northern Rail (3). Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

Northern Rail (3)
First TransPennine Express 3

Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned train operating companies in the United Kingdom. The rail network in the UK has been run by over 20 train companies, but they work together as National Rail with coordinated fares and ticketing. Headquartered in York, Northern operates local and commuter trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern train journeys between Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

Northern Rail (3) from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport train information:

  • Average Duration: 18 min
  • Average Price: $4
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 46 a day

Looking to travel by train to Manchester Airport from Manchester Piccadilly? Omio can help you find that perfect route with First TransPennine Express 3. Check Omio to see current First TransPennine Express 3 train schedules, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport train and book First TransPennine Express 3 tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train between Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport, you can expect to travel 7 miles (12 km) one-way with First TransPennine Express 3. If you search for trains to Manchester Airport from Manchester Piccadilly in the Omio app, you can check if the First TransPennine Express 3 ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with First TransPennine Express 3, we do the work for you to get you safely to Manchester Airport from Manchester Piccadilly. Book that perfect Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with First TransPennine Express 3!

First TransPennine Express 3 from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport train information:

  • Average Duration: 16 min
  • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 33 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport

Travel by train to Manchester 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 Piccadilly to Manchester Airport.
FAQs
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Manchester Airport from Manchester Piccadilly for the next 7 days starting from $4 (€4)  one way.
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport train price to come in at an average of $5 (€5)  one way.
The distance between Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport by train is approximately 7 miles (12 km).
The train time from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport is on average 15 min  for the 7 miles (12 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
If you're looking for trains from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport, you can rely on Transpennine Express, Transport for Wales, Northern Rail or TransPennine Express Service to get you to Manchester Airport. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, there are 92 direct trains per day from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport. You can look to travel with Northern Rail  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this trip.
On average, there are 92 trains a day from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the earliest train from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport at 7: 02 AM   or take the last train from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport leaving at 10: 46 PM. Look for the latest Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
The price of a one way train ticket from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport is on average $5 (€5) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets between Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport available a few months in advance.

Trains departing from Manchester Piccadilly

Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
0.6 miles (954 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 (13 km)
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.
Lockers
Lockers
Operated by Excess Baggage Co. Llocated between Platforms 10 and 11 and open daily from 08: 00 to 21: 00.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 711 (including 35 handicapped spaces) Parking Pricing: £5. 00 for the first 2 hours | Up to £21. 00 per day
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.

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