Manchester to Stansted train

Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Stansted

Showing times and prices for Oct 05

Cheapest

63

Average

78

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.

Avanti West Coast
08:15AMManchester3h24 11:39AMStansted
0 transfers
631One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:35AMManchester3h43 01:18PMStansted
0 transfers
691One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:47AMManchester4h30 12:17PMStansted
0 transfers
691One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:15AMManchester3h24 12:39PMStansted
0 transfers
721One-way
London North Eastern Railway
09:58AMManchester4h55 02:53PMStansted
0 transfers
761One-way

Train schedule from Manchester to Stansted

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, October 5
London North Eastern Railway
01:42AMManchester6h11 07:53AMStansted
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Avanti West Coast
07:12AMManchester3h41 10:53AMStansted
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Avanti West Coast
07:47AMManchester4h30 12:17PMStansted
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
08:15AMManchester3h24 11:39AMStansted
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
09:15AMManchester3h24 12:39PMStansted
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
09:35AMManchester3h43 01:18PMStansted
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
09:55AMManchester3h58 01:53PMStansted
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:58AMManchester4h55 02:53PMStansted
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
01:31PMManchester4h05 05:36PMStansted
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Avanti West Coast
02:15PMManchester3h25 05:40PMStansted
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Fastest train times from Manchester to Stansted

Showing times and prices for Oct 05

Fastest Journey

3 h 24 m

Average

4 h 7 m

Trains per day

10

Distance

241 km

Of the 10 trains that leave Manchester for Stansted every day 10 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
08:15AMManchester3h24 11:39AMStansted
0 transfers
631One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:15AMManchester3h24 12:39PMStansted
0 transfers
721One-way
Avanti West Coast
02:15PMManchester3h25 05:40PMStansted
0 transfers
941One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:12AMManchester3h41 10:53AMStansted
0 transfers
771One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:35AMManchester3h43 01:18PMStansted
0 transfers
691One-way

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Stansted

distanceDistance149 miles (240 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 24 min
priceAverage train ticket price$71 (€67)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesEast Midlands Railway, Cross Country or Avanti West Coast

Trains from Manchester to Stansted cover the 149 miles (240 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 24 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Railway, Cross Country or Avanti West Coast. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $71 (€67), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $57 (€54). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Stansted Airport.

Train companies: CrossCountry from Manchester to Stansted trains

Buy your official CrossCountry train tickets to Stansted from Manchester from $57 (€54) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Manchester and Stansted you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

CrossCountry tickets between Manchester and Stansted are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect trip with CrossCountry to Stansted from Manchester all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current CrossCountry train schedules and train tickets available on Omio for the 149 miles (240 km) trip. You can also see relevant travel information for the CrossCountry train, such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Manchester to Stansted routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best CrossCountry Manchester to Stansted train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Stansted with CrossCountry!

    Travel Tips: Trains from Manchester to Stansted

    Travel Tips: Travel by train to Stansted 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 Stansted.
    FAQs
    Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Stansted from Manchester for as low as $57 (€54)  for the next 7 days.
    The train price from Manchester to Stansted is on average $71 (€67)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.
    The distance between Manchester and Stansted by train is approximately 149 miles (240 km).
    While the time it takes to travel 149 miles (240 km) to Stansted from Manchester can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Manchester to Stansted train journey time is on average 3 h 24 min.

    Some of the Manchester train stations to Stansted you can start your journey from include Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and Manchester Victoria. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Stansted include Stansted Airport, Stansted, London Stansted Airport and Stansted Mountfitchet.

    When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly   and arriving in Stansted Airport.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.6 miles (954 m) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Stansted Airport, located 5 miles (8.1 km) away from the city center.

    When taking a train from Manchester to Stansted, you can count on East Midlands Railway, Cross Country or Avanti West Coast for the best way to get you to Stansted. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Manchester and Stansted and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    You can take the first train from Manchester to Stansted at 7: 05 AM. The last train from Manchester to Stansted that you can take departs at 6: 35 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Manchester to Stansted schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
    The price of a one way train ticket from Manchester to Stansted is on average $71 (€67) if you book 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 providers offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets from Manchester to Stansted available a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Manchester
    Stansted
    Manchester Piccadilly is the most popular Manchester railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Manchester for your trip to Stansted.
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    +44 3457114141
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    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
    Public transit options for Manchester Piccadilly
    Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
    Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
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    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement bus services depart from stands L & M of the adjacent Bus Station which is situated close to the ticket office.
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    Public transit options for Manchester Victoria
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up point is on Station Approach (M3 1WY) directly outside the station main entrance, outside the M & S shop.
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    Public transit options for Manchester Oxford Road
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stops on Whitworth St West (200 yards from station) (station side for Liverpool, opposite side for Piccadilly)

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