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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Recommended option

Train  •  17 min

  1. Take the train from Eccles to Manchester Piccadilly

$2 - $3

6 alternative options

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 Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Chinatown (Dawsons) 33 / ...

$2 - $4

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

$12 - $17

Walk  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Walk from Eccles to Manchester Piccadilly Station 4.8 miles

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 - $4 and the journey takes 27 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 Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Chinatown (Dawsons)
Ave. Duration
20 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 Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Chinatown (Dawsons)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
manct.org
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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
$12 - $17
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$12 - $17
uberASSIST
$11 - $17
uberACCESS
$11 - $16
uberEXEC
$19 - $27
uberXL
$20 - $29
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Eccles and Manchester Piccadilly Station is 7 km.

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

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

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

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Eccles Interchange and arriving at Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Chinatown (Dawsons). Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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

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