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

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Train  •  17 min

  1. Take the train from Eccles to Manchester Piccadilly

$2 - $3

6 alternative options

Bus  •  37 min

  1. Take the bus from Eccles, Charles House to Manchester City Centre, Chinatown 33 / ...

$2 - $4

Bus, line 1 bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the bus from Eccles Interchange to Manchester City Centre, Victoria Station 67 / ...
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Manchester City Centre, Victoria Station to Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly Rail Stn 1 / ...

$5 - $6

Taxi  •  7 min

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

$21 - $26

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, Charles House and arriving at Manchester City Centre, Chinatown. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Eccles and arriving at Manchester Piccadilly. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. 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, Charles House 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 37 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 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 30 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Eccles, Charles House to Manchester City Centre, Chinatown
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Eccles Interchange to Manchester City Centre, Victoria Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Victoria Station to Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly Rail Stn
Ave. Duration
14 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 Eccles, Charles House to Manchester City Centre, Chinatown
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Manchester Community Transport
Bus from Patricroft, Trafford Rd to Manchester City Centre, Chinatown
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Eccles Interchange to Manchester City Centre, Victoria Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
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 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
$19 - $27
Taxi from Eccles to Manchester Piccadilly Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$21 - $26
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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Eccles to Manchester Piccadilly Station bus services, operated by First, arrive at Manchester City Centre, Chinatown station.

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

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There are 798+ hotels available in Manchester Piccadilly Station. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Eccles 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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