|Distance||149 miles (240 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight, ferry or train|
|Ticket price range||$42 - $158|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $42 (€40) • 5 h 40 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $158 (€152) • 1 h|
|Popular travel companies||National Express, British Airways or Avanti West Coast|
Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 149 miles (240 km) between Manchester and Stansted. 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 bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $42 (€40). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express, British Airways or Avanti West Coast among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Manchester to Stansted.
There are 4 travel options from Manchester to Stansted: bus, flight, ferry or train.
The cheapest way to go to Stansted from Manchester is by taking a bus, which costs on average $42 (€40).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Stansted:
A bus is $116 (€111) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Manchester to Stansted costing on average $158 (€152).
A bus is generally $57 (€55) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $99 (€95) from Manchester to Stansted.
The fastest way to get to Stansted from Manchester is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h.
Other travel options to Stansted can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by bus can take 5 h 40 min on average.
In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 3 h 19 min.
The Manchester to Stansted distance is around 149 miles (240 km).
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Manchester to Stansted:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Manchester to Stansted, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Manchester to Stansted with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Stansted tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.
When planning your trip from Manchester to Stansted, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Manchester to Stansted online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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