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There are 3 ways to get from Accrington to Oldham by train, tram, taxi or car

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Train, tram  •  1h 8m

  1. Take the train from Accrington to Rochdale
  2. Take the tram from Rochdale to Derker, Whetstone Hill Rd Pink

£12 - £20

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Accrington to Oldham 23.8 miles

£50 - £65

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Accrington to Oldham 23.8 miles

£4 - £6

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The cheapest way to get from Accrington to Oldham is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Accrington to Oldham is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 29 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Accrington to Oldham. However, there are services departing from Accrington and arriving at Derker, Whetstone Hill Rd via Rochdale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 8m.

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The distance between Accrington and Oldham is 18 miles. The road distance is 23.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Accrington to Oldham without a car is to train and tram which takes 1h 8m and costs £11 - £21.

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It takes approximately 1h 8m to get from Accrington to Oldham, including transfers.

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Accrington to Oldham train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Accrington station.

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Accrington to Oldham train services, operated by Metrolink, arrive at Derker, Whetstone Hill Rd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Accrington to Oldham is 24 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Accrington to Oldham.

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There are 1188+ hotels available in Oldham. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Accrington to Oldham.
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  • Distance: 17.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 8m

What companies run services between Accrington, England and Oldham, England?

There is no direct connection from Accrington to Oldham. However, you can take the train to Rochdale, take the walk to Rochdale, then take the tram to Derker, Whetstone Hill Rd. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Oldham.

Train operators
Other operators
Taxi from Accrington to Oldham
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
£50 - £65
Z Cars
Phone
+44 1254 872 999
Max Cabs
Phone
+44 1254 555 555
Website
maxtaxis.co.uk
Arrow Taxis
Phone
+44 1254 872 777
Accrington Taxis
Phone
+44 1254 492 013
Website
accringtontaxis.co.uk

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