There are 5 ways to get from Glossop to Oldham by train, bus, tram, taxi or car

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Train, line 409 bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from Glossop to Guide Bridge
  2. Take the line 409 bus from Ashton Bus Station to Oldham, King St (Mecca Bingo) 409

$8 - $11

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Bus, line 409 bus  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Glossop, Market Hall to Ashton Bus Station 236 / ...
  2. Take the line 409 bus from Ashton Bus Station to Oldham, King St (Mecca Bingo) 409

$6 - $7

3 alternative options

Train, line 5 tram  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Glossop to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the line 5 tram from Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) to Oldham King Street (Manchester Metrolink) 5

$10 - $16

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glossop to Oldham 15.9 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Glossop to Oldham 15.9 miles

$3 - $5

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

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Glossop to Oldham. However, there are services departing from Glossop, Market Hall and arriving at Oldham, King St (Mecca Bingo) via Ashton Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

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The distance between Glossop and Oldham is 10 miles. The road distance is 15.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Glossop to Oldham without a car is to train and line 409 bus which takes 54 min and costs £6 - £8.

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It takes approximately 54 min to get from Glossop to Oldham, including transfers.

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Glossop to Oldham bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, depart from Glossop, Market Hall station.

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Glossop to Oldham bus services, operated by First, arrive at Oldham, King St (Mecca Bingo) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glossop to Oldham is 16 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Glossop to Oldham.

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There are 827+ hotels available in Oldham. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Glossop to Oldham.
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  • Distance: 9.7 miles
  • Duration: 54 min

What companies run services between Glossop, England and Oldham, England?

You can take a bus from Glossop to Oldham via Ashton Bus Station in around 1 h 7 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Glossop to Guide Bridge
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Glossop to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) to Oldham King Street (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glossop, Market Hall to Ashton Bus Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Manchester Community Transport
Bus from Glossop, Market Hall to Ashton Bus Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Other operators
Taxi from Glossop to Oldham
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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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