There are 6 ways to get from Ashton-under-Lyne to University of Salford by train, tram, bus, 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

Train  •  25 min

  1. Take the train from Ashton-under-Lyne to Salford Crescent

$3 - $5

5 alternative options

Line 3 tram, bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the line 3 tram from Ashton-Under-Lyne (Manchester Metrolink) to St Peter's Square (Manchester Metrolink) 3
  2. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Arora Hotel to Salford University (War Memorial) 36 / ...

$5 - $8

Line 219 bus, bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the line 219 bus from Ashton-Under-Lyne, Cavendish St (Car Showroom) to Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly (Gardens) 219 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) to Salford University (War Memorial) 36 / ...

$6 - $7

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ashton-under-Lyne to University of Salford 9.3 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Ashton-under-Lyne to University of Salford 9.3 miles

$2 - $3

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from Ashton-under-Lyne to University of Salford 9.3 miles

$19 - $28

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ashton-under-Lyne to University of Salford is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 17 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Ashton-under-Lyne to University of Salford is to taxi which costs £27 - £33 and takes 17 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Ashton-under-Lyne to University of Salford. However, there are services departing from Ashton-Under-Lyne, Cavendish St (Car Showroom) and arriving at Salford University (War Memorial) via Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 49 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ashton-under-Lyne and arriving at Salford Crescent. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

More details

The distance between Ashton-under-Lyne and University of Salford is 7 miles. The road distance is 9.3 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Ashton-under-Lyne to University of Salford without a car is to train which takes 25 min and costs £2 - £4.

More details

The train from Ashton-under-Lyne to Salford Crescent takes 19 min including transfers and departs hourly.

More details

Ashton-under-Lyne to University of Salford bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, depart from Ashton-Under-Lyne, Cavendish St (Car Showroom) station.

More details

Ashton-under-Lyne to University of Salford train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Ashton-under-Lyne station.

More details

The best way to get from Ashton-under-Lyne to University of Salford is to train which takes 25 min and costs £2 - £4. Alternatively, you can line 219 bus and bus, which costs £4 - £6 and takes 49 min.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Ashton-under-Lyne to University of Salford.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 7.1 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between Ashton-under-Lyne, England and University of Salford, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Ashton-under-Lyne to University of Salford hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ashton-under-Lyne to University of Salford via Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly (Gardens), Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza), and Salford University (War Memorial) in around 49 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Ashton-Under-Lyne (Manchester Metrolink) to St Peter's Square (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Arora Hotel to Salford University (War Memorial)
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
First
Bus from Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) to Salford University (War Memorial)
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
First
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Art Gallery to Salford University (War Memorial)
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ashton-Under-Lyne, Cavendish St (Car Showroom) to Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly (Gardens)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) to Salford University (War Memorial)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Diamond
Phone
0121 322 2222
Email
comments@diamondbuses.com
Website
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Art Gallery to Salford University (War Memorial)
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) to Salford University (War Memorial)
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Ashton-under-Lyne to University of Salford
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$17 - $25
UberX
$19 - $28
Assist
$19 - $28
Exec
$26 - $40
UberXL
$30 - $45
Taxi from Ashton-under-Lyne to University of Salford
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.