Stansted Airport to Manchester Piccadilly train

Cheap train tickets from Stansted Airport to Manchester Piccadilly

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Greater Anglia
04:48PMStansted Airport5h17 10:05PMManchester Piccadilly
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Greater Anglia
05:54PMStansted Airport5h12 11:06PMManchester Piccadilly
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CrossCountry
06:21PMStansted Airport4h24 10:45PMManchester Piccadilly
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CrossCountry
08:21PMStansted Airport4h18 12:39AMManchester Piccadilly
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10:57PMStansted Airport10h22 09:19AMManchester Piccadilly
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Train schedule from Stansted Airport to Manchester Piccadilly

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, February 9
Greater Anglia
04:48PMStansted Airport5h17 10:05PMManchester Piccadilly
3 transfers
Greater Anglia
05:54PMStansted Airport5h12 11:06PMManchester Piccadilly
3 transfers
CrossCountry
06:21PMStansted Airport4h24 10:45PMManchester Piccadilly
1 transfer
CrossCountry
08:21PMStansted Airport4h18 12:39AMManchester Piccadilly
1 transfer
CrossCountry
10:57PMStansted Airport10h22 09:19AMManchester Piccadilly
2 transfers

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Fastest train times from Stansted Airport to Manchester Piccadilly

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Fastest Journey

4 h 18 m

Average

5 h 54 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

244 km

It's difficult to get from Stansted Airport to Manchester Piccadilly without transferring at least once.

CrossCountry
08:21PMStansted Airport4h18 12:39AMManchester Piccadilly
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CrossCountry
06:21PMStansted Airport4h24 10:45PMManchester Piccadilly
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Greater Anglia
05:54PMStansted Airport5h12 11:06PMManchester Piccadilly
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Greater Anglia
04:48PMStansted Airport5h17 10:05PMManchester Piccadilly
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CrossCountry
10:57PMStansted Airport10h22 09:19AMManchester Piccadilly
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Overview: Train from Stansted Airport to Manchester Piccadilly

distanceDistance151 miles (243 km)
frequencyTrain frequency22 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesCrossCountry or Greater Anglia

Trains from Stansted Airport to Manchester Piccadilly cover the 151 miles (243 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 28 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry or Greater Anglia. Normally, there are 22 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Stansted Airport and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Train providers: Abellio Greater Anglia and CrossCountry from Stansted Airport to Manchester Piccadilly trains

Travel between Stansted Airport and Manchester Piccadilly on Abellio Greater Anglia and CrossCountry trains with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

CrossCountry
Abellio Greater Anglia

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

Save time and money by searching for and booking your CrossCountry train between Stansted Airport and Manchester Piccadilly online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest CrossCountry train from Stansted Airport to Manchester Piccadilly, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current CrossCountry train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 151 miles (243 km) route from Stansted Airport to Manchester Piccadilly as well as ticket information for the train (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains between Stansted Airport and Manchester Piccadilly, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry 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. Buy your official CrossCountry Stansted Airport to Manchester Piccadilly train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

Train information from Stansted Airport to Manchester Piccadilly with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 3 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 18 a day

Looking to travel by train from Stansted Airport to Manchester Piccadilly? Omio can help you find that perfect route with Abellio Greater Anglia. Check Omio to see current Abellio Greater Anglia train schedules, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Stansted Airport to Manchester Piccadilly train and book Abellio Greater Anglia tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train from Stansted Airport to Manchester Piccadilly, you can expect to travel 151 miles (243 km) one-way with Abellio Greater Anglia. If you search for trains between Stansted Airport and Manchester Piccadilly in the Omio app, you can check if the Abellio Greater Anglia 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 Abellio Greater Anglia, we do the work for you to get you safely to Manchester Piccadilly from Stansted Airport. Book that perfect Stansted Airport to Manchester Piccadilly train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with Abellio Greater Anglia!

Train information from Stansted Airport to Manchester Piccadilly with Abellio Greater Anglia:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 53 min
  • Abellio Greater Anglia frequency: 4 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Stansted Airport to Manchester Piccadilly

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Manchester Piccadilly 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 Stansted Airport to Manchester Piccadilly.
FAQs
You should expect to travel around 151 miles (243 km)  between Stansted Airport and Manchester Piccadilly by train.
On average the Stansted Airport to Manchester Piccadilly train travel time is 5 h 28 min  for the 151 miles (243 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Stansted Airport   and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

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

For the best Stansted Airport to Manchester Piccadilly train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with CrossCountry or Greater Anglia. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Manchester Piccadilly from Stansted Airport to compare what amenities they may offer.
On average, there are 22 trains a day from Stansted Airport to Manchester Piccadilly. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the earliest train from Stansted Airport to Manchester Piccadilly at 5: 27 AM   or take the last train from Stansted Airport to Manchester Piccadilly leaving at 11: 27 PM. Look for the latest Stansted Airport to Manchester Piccadilly train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.

Trains departing from Stansted Airport

Distance from Stansted Airport to city center
Distance from Stansted Airport to city center
5 miles (8.1 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 30 - 19: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: IC buses, National Express, X10 Airlink, X30 Airlink, 42A, 133 Sapphire, 5, 6, 7, 7A
Train lines: Stansted Express, West Anglia Main Line, CrossCountry
Onward travel information: Local buses and National Coach routes stop in bus station located at airport
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement services operate from the main coach station as directed by Station Staff.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
London Stansted Airport
0 miles (0 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport is a 5 minute walk away from the railway station.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located near the main entrance.
Taxi
Taxi
Accessible taxis: Details of nearest taxis are shown on station information poster
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 327 Parking Pricing: £10. 00 for 1 hour
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Newsagent/Sweets Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Burger King | The Windmill
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT | Europcar | Hertz | Enterprise | Alamo | Budget | Avis
Information Desk
Information Desk
Helpline Contact: 0800 028 28 78 | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Ramp, wheelchair train access available on request, escalators, wheelchair access to platforms.

Trains arriving to 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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