There are 4 ways to get from Birchwood to Altrincham by train, tram, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 2 tram  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from Birchwood to Deansgate
  2. Take the line 2 tram from Deansgate-Castlefield (Manchester Metrolink) to Altrincham (Manchester Metrolink) 2 / ...

$7 - $11

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Line 17 bus, bus  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the line 17 bus from Oakwood, Fire Station (Birchwood Fire Station) to Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) 17 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) to Altrincham Interchange Cat5 / ...

$10

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Birchwood to Altrincham 16 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Birchwood to Altrincham 16 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Birchwood to Altrincham is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birchwood to Altrincham is to taxi which costs £45 - £55 and takes 20 min.

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The distance between Birchwood and Altrincham is 8 miles. The road distance is 16 miles.

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It takes approximately 46 min to get from Birchwood to Altrincham, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birchwood station to Altrincham. However, there are services departing from Oakwood, Fire Station (Birchwood Fire Station) and arriving at Altrincham Interchange via Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 48 min.

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The nearest airport to Altrincham is Manchester (MAN) Airport which is 3.4 miles away. Other nearby airports include Liverpool (LPL) (21.3 miles), Leeds Bradford (LBA) (43.9 miles), East Midlands (EMA) (57.7 miles) and Birmingham (BHX) (69.9 miles).

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Birchwood to Altrincham bus services, operated by Network Warrington, depart from Oakwood, Keyes Close station.

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Map of how to get from Birchwood to Altrincham.
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  • Distance: 7.6 miles
  • Duration: 46 min

What companies run services between Birchwood, Warrington, England and Altrincham, England?

You can take a bus from Birchwood to Altrincham via Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) in around 1 h 48 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Deansgate-Castlefield (Manchester Metrolink) to Altrincham (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Network Warrington
Phone
01925 634296
Email
travelcentre@networkwarrington.co.uk
Website
warringtonboroughtransport.co.uk
Bus from Oakwood, Fire Station (Birchwood Fire Station) to Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
warringtonboroughtransport.co.uk
Bus from Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) to Altrincham Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
warringtonboroughtransport.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Birchwood to Altrincham
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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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