There are 7 ways to get from Eccles to Manchester Piccadilly Station by train, tram, bus, taxi, rideshare, towncar or foot

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Train  •  17 min

  1. Take the train from Eccles to Manchester Piccadilly

$2 - $3

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Line 3 tram  •  33 min

  1. Take the line 3 tram from Eccles (Manchester Metrolink) to Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) 3

$3 - $5

Bus  •  34 min

  1. Take the bus from Eccles Interchange to Piccadilly Gardens 33 / ...

$2 - $4

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Eccles to Manchester Piccadilly Station 5.1 miles

$20 - $25

Rideshare  •  38 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Eccles to Manchester 4.5 miles

$3

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Eccles to Manchester Piccadilly Station 5.1 miles

$11 - $17

Walk  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Walk from Eccles to Manchester Piccadilly Station 4.8 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Eccles to Manchester Piccadilly Station is to train which costs £1 - £3 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Eccles to Manchester Piccadilly Station is to taxi which costs £16 - £20 and takes 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Eccles Interchange and arriving at Piccadilly Gardens. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Eccles and arriving at Manchester Piccadilly. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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The distance between Eccles and Manchester Piccadilly Station is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Eccles to Manchester Piccadilly Station without a car is to train which takes 17 min and costs £1 - £3.

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The train from Eccles to Manchester Piccadilly takes 17 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Eccles to Manchester Piccadilly Station bus services, operated by First, depart from Eccles Interchange station.

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

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The best way to get from Eccles to Manchester Piccadilly Station is to train which takes 17 min and costs £1 - £3. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 - £3 and takes 34 min.

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Map of how to get from Eccles to Manchester Piccadilly Station.
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  • Distance: 4.3 miles
  • Duration: 17 min

What companies run services between Eccles, Salford, England and Manchester Piccadilly Station, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Eccles to Manchester Piccadilly Station hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 17 min. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Eccles to Manchester Piccadilly Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 28 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Eccles (Manchester Metrolink) to Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Diamond
Phone
0121 322 2222
Email
comments@diamondbuses.com
Website
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Eccles Interchange to Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
Manchester Community Transport
Phone
0161 946 9255
Email
info@manct.org
Website
manct.org
Bus from Eccles Interchange to Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
manct.org
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Eccles to Manchester
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Eccles to Manchester Piccadilly Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$10 - $15
UberX
$11 - $17
Assist
$10 - $16
Exec
$17 - $24
UberXL
$18 - $26
Taxi from Eccles to Manchester Piccadilly Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$20 - $25
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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