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There are 6 ways to get from Greater Manchester to Ashton-under-Lyne by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 111 bus, line 216 bus  •  1h 4m

  1. Take the line 111 bus from Moss Side, Maine Rd to Piccadilly Gardens 111
  2. Take the line 216 bus from Piccadilly Gardens to Ashton-Under-Lyne, Cavendish St 216

$7 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 168 bus  •  1h 23m

  1. Take the line 168 bus from Fallowfield, Yew Tree Rd to Ashton Bus Station 168

$4 - $6

4 alternative options

Line 101 bus, train  •  1h 5m

  1. Take the line 101 bus from Hulme, Princess Rd to Manchester City Centre, Whitworth St West 101 / ...
  2. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Manchester Victoria
  3. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Ashton-under-Lyne

$6 - $10

Taxi  •  13m

  1. Take a taxi from Greater Manchester to Ashton-under-Lyne 7.8 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  13m

  1. Drive from Greater Manchester to Ashton-under-Lyne 7.8 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  13m

  1. Take an Uber from Greater Manchester to Ashton-under-Lyne 7.8 miles

$16 - $24

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Ashton-under-Lyne is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to Ashton-under-Lyne is to taxi which costs £23 - £28 and takes 13m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Fallowfield, Yew Tree Rd and arriving at Ashton Bus Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1h 23m.

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The distance between Greater Manchester and Ashton-under-Lyne is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Greater Manchester to Ashton-under-Lyne without a car is to line 111 bus and line 216 bus which takes 1h 4m and costs £5 - £8.

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It takes approximately 1h 4m to get from Greater Manchester to Ashton-under-Lyne, including transfers.

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Greater Manchester to Ashton-under-Lyne bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, depart from Moss Side, Maine Rd station.

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Greater Manchester to Ashton-under-Lyne bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, arrive at Ashton-Under-Lyne, Cavendish St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Greater Manchester to Ashton-under-Lyne is 8 miles. It takes approximately 13m to drive from Greater Manchester to Ashton-under-Lyne.

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There are 904+ hotels available in Ashton-under-Lyne. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Greater Manchester to Ashton-under-Lyne.
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  • Distance: 6.2 miles
  • Duration: 1h 4m

What companies run services between Greater Manchester, England and Ashton-under-Lyne, England?

You can take a bus from Greater Manchester to Ashton-under-Lyne via Piccadilly Gardens in around 1h 4m.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $5
Off-Peak Day Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$1 - $2
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Ashton-under-Lyne
Ave. Duration
9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Moss Side, Maine Rd to Piccadilly Gardens
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Stagecoach Manchester
Bus from Piccadilly Gardens to Ashton-Under-Lyne, Cavendish St
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Stagecoach Manchester
Bus from Hulme, Princess Rd to Manchester City Centre, Whitworth St West
Ave. Duration
8m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Stagecoach Manchester
Bus from Fallowfield, Yew Tree Rd to Ashton Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Stagecoach Manchester
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Greater Manchester to Ashton-under-Lyne
Ave. Duration
13m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$14 - $21
UberX
$16 - $24
Assist
$16 - $24
Exec
$23 - $35
UberXL
$26 - $40
Taxi from Greater Manchester to Ashton-under-Lyne
Ave. Duration
13m
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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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