There are 7 ways to get from Altrincham to Handforth by bus, train, tram, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the bus from Altrincham Interchange to Handforth Dean, Shopping Centre Hd1

$6

Cheapest option

Train  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Altrincham to Stockport
  2. Take the train from Stockport to Handforth

$5 - $8

5 alternative options

Line 2 tram, train  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the line 2 tram from Altrincham (Manchester Metrolink) to Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) 2
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Handforth

$8 - $11

Line 11 bus, line 312 bus  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the line 11 bus from Altrincham Interchange to Stockport, Exchange St/Royal Mail Office (Post Office) 11 / ...
  2. Take the line 312 bus from Stockport Bus Station to Handforth Dean, Frontline House 312

$11

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Altrincham to Handforth 7.9 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Altrincham to Handforth 7.9 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from Altrincham to Handforth 7.9 miles

$16 - $23

What companies run services between Altrincham, England and Handforth, England?

Elite Services operates a bus from Altrincham to Handforth 3 times a week. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Altrincham to Handforth via Stockport in around 50 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Altrincham to Stockport
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Handforth
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Handforth
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Altrincham (Manchester Metrolink) to Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Elite Services
Phone
0161 969 5117
Email
sales@eliteservicesltd.com
Website
elitecoachessalemoor.co.uk
Bus from Altrincham Interchange to Handforth Dean, Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
elitecoachessalemoor.co.uk
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Altrincham Interchange to Stockport, Exchange St/Royal Mail Office (Post Office)
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stockport Bus Station to Handforth Dean, Frontline House
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Altrincham to Handforth
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$16 - $23
uberASSIST
$15 - $22
uberACCESS
$15 - $22
uberEXEC
$25 - $35
uberXL
$28 - $40
Taxi from Altrincham to Handforth
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Altrincham and Handforth is 10 km. The road distance is 13 km.

The cheapest way to get from Altrincham to Handforth is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Altrincham to Handforth is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs £23 - £29.

No, there is no direct train from Altrincham to Handforth. However, there are services departing from Altrincham and arriving at Handforth via Stockport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 50 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Altrincham Interchange and arriving at Handforth Dean, Shopping Centre. Services depart three times a week, and operate Wednesday. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

The bus from Altrincham Interchange to Handforth Dean, Shopping Centre takes 42 min including transfers and departs three times a week.