Bus Cardiff to Manchester Airport (MAN) and return

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If you want to have a stress-free trip to and from the airport, let the CheckMyBus smart search help you find inexpensive coach options. You'll save money and time, since most stops are usually located close to the airport terminal building. If you are looking for a bus from Cardiff to Manchester Airport or from Manchester Airport to Cardiff, National Express or Busbud all have scheduled routes. Prices for the airport transfer start at $8.14 with the shortest trip clocking in at only .

Cardiff to Manchester Airport Bus Information

Cheapest Bus$8.14
Fastest Bus5h 25m
Distance135.2 miles
Bus CompaniesNational Express
  Bus Cardiff - Manchester Airport    135 mi
Ø Bus connections5 x
Savings-69%

The cheapest bus routes from Cardiff to Manchester Airport

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Cardiff
    Manchester Airport
      8:10 AM
      3:30 PM
    1 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $8.14
  • Cardiff
    Manchester Airport
      8:10 AM
      3:30 PM
    8 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $8.14
  • Cardiff
    Manchester Airport
      8:10 AM
      3:30 PM
    9 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $8.14
  • Cardiff
    Manchester Airport
      3:15 PM
      8:40 PM
    23 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $8.14
  • Cardiff
    Manchester Airport
      3:15 PM
      8:40 PM
    27 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $8.14
  • Cardiff
    Manchester Airport
      8:10 AM
      3:30 PM
    1 Mar
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $9.47
  • Cardiff
    Manchester Airport
      8:10 AM
      3:30 PM
    13 Apr
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $9.97
  • Cardiff
    Manchester Airport
      8:10 AM
      3:30 PM
    1 Mar
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $10.54
  • Cardiff
    Manchester Airport
      7:30 AM
      1:30 PM
    18 Dec
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $11.05
  • Cardiff
    Manchester Airport
      3:15 PM
      8:40 PM
    18 Dec
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $13.81
  • Cardiff
    Manchester Airport
      5:15 PM
      11:00 PM
    26 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $14.70
  • Cardiff
    Manchester Airport
      3:15 PM
      8:40 PM
    25 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $14.73
  • Cardiff
    Manchester Airport
      7:45 AM
      1:30 PM
    30 Dec
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $26.52
  • Cardiff
    Manchester Airport
      10:55 AM
      4:45 PM
    20 Dec
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $26.66


  Carpooling Cardiff - Manchester Airport    135 mi

The cheapest carpooling offers from Cardiff to Manchester Airport

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Cardiff
    Manchester Airport
      3:00 PM
      7:20 PM
    28 Dec
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $34.12


  Bus Manchester Airport - Cardiff    135 mi
Ø Bus connections5 x
Savings-65%

The cheapest bus routes from Manchester Airport to Cardiff

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Manchester Airport
    Cardiff
      3:30 PM
      9:15 PM
    6 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $8.14
  • Manchester Airport
    Cardiff
      3:30 PM
      9:15 PM
    17 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $8.14
  • Manchester Airport
    Cardiff
      5:45 PM
      11:45 PM
    23 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $8.14
  • Manchester Airport
    Cardiff
      3:45 PM
      9:15 PM
    18 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $8.14
  • Manchester Airport
    Cardiff
      3:45 PM
      9:15 PM
    11 Apr
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $9.32
  • Manchester Airport
    Cardiff
      3:30 PM
      9:15 PM
    19 May
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $9.32
  • Manchester Airport
    Cardiff
      3:45 PM
      9:15 PM
    22 Mar
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $9.93
  • Manchester Airport
    Cardiff
      3:45 PM
      9:15 PM
    22 Mar
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $10.66
  • Manchester Airport
    Cardiff
      3:30 PM
      9:15 PM
    18 Dec
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $13.94
  • Manchester Airport
    Cardiff
      3:45 PM
      9:15 PM
    4 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $16.14
  • Manchester Airport
    Cardiff
      5:45 PM
      11:45 PM
    26 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $17.32
  • Manchester Airport
    Cardiff
      3:45 PM
      9:15 PM
    4 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $23.29
  • Manchester Airport
    Cardiff
      8:10 AM
      1:50 PM
    4 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $23.59
  • Manchester Airport
    Cardiff
      1:20 PM
      9:00 PM
    4 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $23.59


  Carpooling Manchester Airport - Cardiff    135 mi

The cheapest carpooling offers from Manchester Airport to Cardiff

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Manchester Airport
    Cardiff
      1:30 PM
      7:10 PM
    28 Dec
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $34.12


Current ticket prices

There's two things to consider when it comes to picking the perfect bus to the airport. Number one is to compare prices. For the ride from Cardiff to Manchester Airport, fares currently start from $8.14. (Be aware: should you book last-minute, you might have to pay a bit more.) Number two is to compare traveling times since there can be significant differences. While , the journey is likely to take a bit longer when you're picking another company.

Cardiff and Manchester Airport: Bus stops

  Stations
Terminal Rd S 5, Manchester Airport (United Kingdom)

More on bus features and services

Finding the right shuttle bus from Cardiff to Manchester Airport can become quite a chore if you don’t know where to look. We created CheckMyBus with that in mind: to help you find the right bus! You can check and compare all the offers available and select the perfect bus! Go for the quickest bus if you're pressed for time, select the most affordable one if you want to travel without breaking the bank or select the one that offers the best amenities.

While carry-on luggage, air conditioned and ample legroom are the norm on many buses, some operators go the extra mile and offer modern features, such as power outlets (sometimes in every single row) or wireless internet at no extra cost. Just enter your point of departure, destination and your preferred date of travel and let our smart bus search do the rest. For instance, when you take a bus from Manchester Airport to Cardiff, wireless internet at no extra cost can be found on board most buses operated by National Express.


Cardiff and Manchester Airport: Useful Info

Cardiff
302,139
Manchester Airport
Taxi
$4.97
$6.26
Cardiff
Manchester Airport
A cab ride in Cardiff is 21% cheaper than in Manchester Airport.
Local buses
$2.36
$3.41
Cardiff
Manchester Airport
A bus fare in Cardiff is 31% cheaper than in Manchester Airport.
Beer
$3.94
$4.59
Cardiff
Manchester Airport
A large beer in Cardiff is 15% cheaper than in Manchester Airport.
Water
$1.18
$1.47
Cardiff
Manchester Airport
A bottle of water in Cardiff is 20% cheaper than in Manchester Airport.
Meal
$7.61
$6.59
Cardiff
Manchester Airport
A meal in Cardiff is 14% more expensive than in Manchester Airport.
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