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There are 4 ways to get from Ashton-in-Makerfield to Manchester by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 8m

  1. Take the train from Garswood to Wigan North Western
  2. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Manchester Oxford Road

$7 - $12

3 alternative options

Train via Manchester Victoria  •  1h 18m

  1. Take the train from Garswood to Wigan North Western
  2. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Manchester Victoria

$8 - $13

Taxi  •  29m

  1. Take a taxi from Ashton-in-Makerfield to Manchester 27.1 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  29m

  1. Drive from Ashton-in-Makerfield to Manchester 27.1 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Ashton-in-Makerfield to Manchester is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Ashton-in-Makerfield to Manchester is to taxi which costs £75 - £90 and takes 29m.

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No, there is no direct train from Ashton-in-Makerfield to Manchester. However, there are services departing from Garswood and arriving at Manchester Oxford Road via Wigan North Western. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 8m.

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The distance between Ashton-in-Makerfield and Manchester is 17 miles. The road distance is 27.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Ashton-in-Makerfield to Manchester without a car is to train which takes 1h 8m and costs £5 - £10.

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It takes approximately 1h 8m to get from Ashton-in-Makerfield to Manchester, including transfers.

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Ashton-in-Makerfield to Manchester train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Garswood station.

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Ashton-in-Makerfield to Manchester train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Manchester Oxford Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ashton-in-Makerfield to Manchester is 27 miles. It takes approximately 29m to drive from Ashton-in-Makerfield to Manchester.

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  • Distance: 17.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 8m

What companies run services between Ashton-in-Makerfield, England and Manchester, England?

You can take a train from Ashton-in-Makerfield to Manchester via Wigan North Western in around 1h 8m.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Garswood to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Ashton-in-Makerfield to Manchester
Ave. Duration
29m
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk

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