There are 5 ways to get from Greater Manchester to Bollington by bus, train, taxi or car

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 147 bus, train, bus  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the line 147 bus from Manchester Royal Infirmary, St Mary's to Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly Stn (Railway Bridge) 147
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Macclesfield
  3. Take the bus from Macclesfield, Bus Station to Bollington, Hawthorn Road 391 / ...

$21 - $52

Cheapest option

Bus, line 392 bus  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Rusholme, Wilmslow Rd (Property 221) to Stockport Bus Station 42 / ...
  2. Take the line 392 bus from Stockport Bus Station to Bollington, Waggon & Horses 391 / ...

$11

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Fallowfield, Yew Tree Rd (House 8) to Levenshulme Stn (Chemist) 168 / ...
  2. Take the train from Levenshulme to Stockport
  3. Take the train from Stockport to Macclesfield
  4. Take the bus from Macclesfield, Bus Station to Bollington, Hawthorn Road 391 / ...

$18 - $49

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Greater Manchester to Bollington 17.6 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Greater Manchester to Bollington 17.6 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Bollington is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to Bollington is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 26 min.

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The distance between Greater Manchester and Bollington is 12 miles. The road distance is 17.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to get from Greater Manchester to Bollington, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Greater Manchester to Bollington. However, there are services departing from Rusholme, Wilmslow Rd (Property 221) and arriving at Bollington, Waggon & Horses via Stockport Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 29 min.

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Greater Manchester to Bollington bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, depart from Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) station.

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Map of how to get from Greater Manchester to Bollington.
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  • Distance: 12 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 49 min

What companies run services between Greater Manchester, England and Bollington, England?

You can take a bus from Greater Manchester to Bollington via Stockport Bus Station in around 2 h 29 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Macclesfield
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $35
Anytime Single
$27 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$12 - $18
Train from Stockport to Macclesfield
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $29
Anytime Single
$26 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$10 - $15
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Macclesfield
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $22
Train from Stockport to Macclesfield
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $18
Bus operators
Bullocks Coaches
Phone
0161 428 5265
Email
coachinfo@bullockscoaches.com
Website
bullockscoaches.com
Bus from Manchester Royal Infirmary, St Mary's to Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly Stn (Railway Bridge)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bullockscoaches.com
Stagecoach Greater Manchester
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoacbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Macclesfield, Bus Station to Bollington, Hawthorn Road
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stockport Bus Station to Bollington, Waggon & Horses
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Macclesfield, Bus Station to Bollington, Hawthorn Road
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Fallowfield, Yew Tree Rd (House 8) to Levenshulme Stn (Chemist)
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rusholme, Wilmslow Rd (Property 221) to Stockport Bus Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
G B Coaches Ltd
Bus from Fallowfield, Yew Tree Rd (House 8) to Levenshulme Stn (Chemist)
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Manchester Community Transport
Phone
0161 946 9255
Email
info@manct.org
Website
manct.org
Bus from Moss Side, Parkside Rd (Parkside Hotel) to Stockport Bus Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
manct.org
Other operators
Taxi from Greater Manchester to Bollington
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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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