There are 6 ways to get from Colne to Manchester Piccadilly Station by bus, train, rideshare, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Colne, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 1) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) X43 / ...

$7 - $12

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Rideshare  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Colne to Manchester 33.9 miles

$4

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Colne to Rose Grove
  2. Take the train from Rose Grove to Manchester Victoria

$12 - $19

Bus, train  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Colne, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 1) to Burnham Gate, Railway Stn (Manchester Road / Railway Stn) X43
  2. Take the train from Burnley Manchester Road to Manchester Victoria

$14 - $19

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colne to Manchester Piccadilly Station 34.4 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Colne to Manchester Piccadilly Station 34.4 miles

$7 - $11

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Colne, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 1) station and arriving at Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House). Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Colne to Manchester Piccadilly Station. However, there are services departing from Colne and arriving at Manchester Victoria via Rose Grove. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 7 min.

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The distance between Colne and Manchester Piccadilly Station is 27 miles. The road distance is 34.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Colne to Manchester Piccadilly Station without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 46 min and costs .

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The bus from Colne, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 1) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) takes 1 h 40 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Colne to Manchester Piccadilly Station bus services, operated by The Burnley Bus Company, arrive at Colne, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 1).

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Colne to Manchester Piccadilly Station train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Colne station.

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The best way to get from Colne to Manchester Piccadilly Station is to bus which takes 1 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 h 7 min.

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Colne to Manchester Piccadilly Station bus services, operated by The Burnley Bus Company, arrive at Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) station.

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Colne to Manchester Piccadilly Station train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Manchester Victoria station.

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Map of how to get from Colne to Manchester Piccadilly Station.
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  • Distance: 26.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 46 min

What companies run services between Colne, Lancashire, England and Manchester Piccadilly Station, England?

The Burnley Bus Company operates a bus from Colne to Manchester Piccadilly Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 1 h 40 min. National Express also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Colne to Manchester Piccadilly Station via Rose Grove and Manchester Victoria in around 2 h 7 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Colne to Rose Grove
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Rose Grove to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Burnley Manchester Road to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
The Burnley Bus Company
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Colne, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 1) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House)
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Colne, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 1) to Burnham Gate, Railway Stn (Manchester Road / Railway Stn)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Colne to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Colne to Manchester
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Colne to Manchester Piccadilly Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Metro Taxis Bradford
Phone
+44 127 4733733
Website
metrotaxis.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Colne to Manchester Piccadilly Station is 34 miles. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Colne to Manchester Piccadilly Station.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Colne and Manchester Piccadilly Station. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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