Bus London Stansted Airport (STN) to Manchester and return

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Facts about the bus from London Stansted Airport to Manchester

Cheapest Bus$24.56
Fastest Bus8h 30m
Earliest Bus9:10 AM
Latest Bus6:00 PM
Daily Bus Routes2 Ø
Distance151.5 miles
Bus CompaniesNational Express

The cheapest bus routes from London Stansted Airport to Manchester

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  • National Express
    2:00 PM
    London Stansted Airport
    Duration 8h 30m
    10:30 PM
    Manchester
    from$24.56
  • National Express
    6:00 PM
    London Stansted Airport
    Duration 9h 15m
    3:15 AM
    Manchester
    from$24.56
  • National Express
    9:30 AM
    London Stansted Airport
    Duration 8h 30m
    6:00 PM
    Manchester
    from$24.56
  • National Express
    9:10 AM
    London Stansted Airport
    Duration 11h 15m
    8:25 PM
    Manchester - Coach Station
    from$37.45
  • National Express
    9:25 AM
    London Stansted Airport
    Duration 10h 40m
    8:05 PM
    Manchester - Coach Station
    from$52.43

The cheapest carpooling offers from London Stansted Airport to Manchester

No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides.

  • BlaBlaCar
    9:00 PM
    London Stansted Airport
    Duration 3h 50m
    12:50 AM
    Manchester
    from$31.52

The cheapest bus routes from Manchester to London Stansted Airport

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets.

  • National Express
    9:25 AM
    Manchester
    Duration 8h 30m
    5:55 PM
    London Stansted Airport
    from$24.50
  • National Express
    3:10 AM
    Manchester
    Duration 7h 45m
    10:55 AM
    London Stansted Airport
    from$24.50
  • National Express
    11:30 AM
    Manchester - Coach Station
    Duration 10h 20m
    9:50 PM
    London Stansted Airport
    from$43.06
  • National Express
    11:50 PM
    Manchester - Coach Station
    Duration 14h 30m
    2:20 PM
    London Stansted Airport
    from$55.92
  • National Express
    2:50 AM
    Manchester - Coach Station
    Duration 11h 30m
    2:20 PM
    London Stansted Airport
    from$58.67

The cheapest carpooling offers from Manchester to London Stansted Airport

No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides.

  • BlaBlaCar
    7:00 PM
    Manchester
    Duration 4h 10m
    11:10 PM
    London Stansted Airport
    from$18.72

Information about the bus connection, amenities and services

When taking a bus from London Stansted Airport to Manchester, the journey will hardly take you longer than 10h 20m. Not only will you get to your destination quickly - you will also benefit from cheap prices while avoiding high parking prices or an expensive taxi ride. Your route is served by National Express and can currently be booked for as little as $24.56. Bear in mind that if you book your bus last minute or there’s high demand, fares could be slightly higher than usual. We created CheckMyBus with that in mind: to help you find the right bus! Travel smart!
Finding the right shuttle bus from London Stansted Airport to Manchester can become quite a chore if you don’t know where to look. That's exactly what we're here for: to help you find the right bus. You can check and compare all the offers available and pick the perfect bus! Go for the quickest bus if you need to get there fast, pick 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 baggage, air conditioning and extra legroom are the norm on many buses, some bus operators go the extra mile and offer modern features, such as USB ports (sometimes in every single row) or free wireless internet. Just enter your point of departure, destination and your preferred date of travel and let our smart bus search engine start comparing the best bus operators. For instance, when you take a bus from Manchester to London Stansted Airport, free wireless internet can be found on board most buses operated by National Express.
The following scenario is familiar to all of us: you were lucky enough to find a cheap plane ticket for your next vacation but the yellow cab to the airport will cost you a fortune. In this case, you should consider taking a bus! At the moment, the cheapest ticket for the transfer between London Stansted Airport and Manchester can be booked with National Express for as little as $24.56. If packing your bags took longer than expected and you're consequently in a bit of a hurry, we recommend opting for the fastest bus. It is currently operated by National Express and will get you straight to the airport within only 10h 20m.

Bus stops in London Stansted Airport and Manchester

Stations
New Bridge St , M3 Manchester (United Kingdom)
Liverpool Rd 43, M3 4NQ Manchester (United Kingdom)
Chorlton St 14, M1 3HY Manchester (United Kingdom)
Great Bridgewater St 56, M1 5LE Manchester (United Kingdom)
Alan Turing Way 2002, Manchester (United Kingdom)
M40 8DE Manchester (United Kingdom)
Talbot Rd , M16 9AL Manchester (United Kingdom)
United Road , M16 Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester (United Kingdom)
Princess Road , M14 7FS Manchester (United Kingdom)
Portland St 55, M1 3HP Manchester (United Kingdom)
Shudehill , Manchester (United Kingdom)
Regent Rd 157, Manchester (United Kingdom)
Manchester (United Kingdom)
M22 5UN Manchester (United Kingdom)

Compare London Stansted Airport and Manchester

$6.46
$5.95
London Stansted Airport
Manchester
A cab ride in London Stansted Airport is 8% more expensive than in Manchester.
$3.12
$3.25
London Stansted Airport
Manchester
A bus fare in London Stansted Airport is 5% cheaper than in Manchester.
$4.84
$4.37
London Stansted Airport
Manchester
A large beer in London Stansted Airport is 10% more expensive than in Manchester.
$1.44
$1.39
London Stansted Airport
Manchester
A bottle of water in London Stansted Airport is 4% more expensive than in Manchester.
$6.01
$6.27
London Stansted Airport
Manchester
A meal in London Stansted Airport is 5% cheaper than in Manchester.

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