OverviewPublic Transportation to & from Manchester Airport: For local bus network contact Transport for Greater Manchester at +44 (0)161 244 1000 or Traveline +44 0871 200 22 33. For National Rail Inquirires call 08457 58 4950.
Manchester Airport train station offers fast & frequent connections to over 100 destinations across northern England & beyond.
- There are six trains an hour running to the Manchester Piccadilly station at City center, with fast rail connection countrywide.
- The TransPennine Express (www.tpexpress.co.uk/) & Northern Rail (www.northernrailway.co.uk) depart every 10 minutes to/from Manchester Piccadilly, taking 20 minutes; other lines from the Airport serve Birmingham, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Sheffield, York, Newcastle, Leeds, Liverpool, Huddersfield, Bolton, preston,Blackpool, The Lake District.
The Metrolink - greater Manchester's tram system - has now an 'Airport line' - whose on-airport station is adjacent to the rail platform - giving arriving passengers a choice of 92 stops with connections to Altrincham, Bury & Eccles & the new South Manchester station, including a stop at Cornbrook (just outside of City Center - and in the future directly to City Center). For more information open http://www.metrolink.co.uk/Pages/default.aspx. the Airport line runs every 12 minutes
18 The Trafford Center – Altrincham
19 Manchester Airport - Altrincham and 43 - To Manchester via Wythenshawe, Fallowfield and Rusholme (24 hours a day)
44 Manchester Airport - Manchester
105 - To Manchester city centre via Wythenshawe, Benchill, Sharston, Northenden and Moss Side
199 - To Stockport Express via M56 & M60 Then Hazel Grove, New Mills, Whaley Bridge, Chapel en-le-Frith and Buxton
200 Wilmslow – Manchester Airport
200 Wilmslow - Manchester Airport - via Styal and Quarry Bank Mill.
369 Manchester Airport - Stockport