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

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, line 2 tram  •  47 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 / ...

$8 - $13

3 alternative options

Line 25 bus, line 5 bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Oakwood, Ordnance Avenue (Redpoll Lane) to Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) 25 / ...
  2. Take the line 5 bus from Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) to Altrincham Interchange 5 / ...

$10

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Birchwood to Altrincham 16 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Birchwood to Altrincham 16 miles

$3 - $5

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 50 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 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Network Warrington
Phone
01925 634296
Email
travelcentre@networkwarrington.co.uk
Website
warringtonboroughtransport.co.uk
Bus from Oakwood, Ordnance Avenue (Redpoll Lane) to Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
warringtonboroughtransport.co.uk
Bus from Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) to Altrincham Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
warringtonboroughtransport.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Birchwood to Altrincham
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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

How far is it from Birchwood to Altrincham?

The distance between Birchwood and Altrincham is 12 km. The road distance is 26 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Birchwood to Altrincham?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Birchwood to Altrincham?

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

Is there a direct bus between Birchwood and Altrincham?

No, there is no direct bus from Birchwood to Altrincham. However, there are services departing from Oakwood, Ordnance Avenue (Redpoll Lane) and arriving at Altrincham Interchange via Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

How long does it take to get from Birchwood to Altrincham?

It takes approximately 47 min to get from Birchwood to Altrincham, including transfers.