There are 4 ways to get from Greater Manchester to Colne by bus, tram, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Arora Hotel to Colne, Bus Station (Stand 4) X43

$15

3 alternative options

Line 197 bus, line 6 tram, train  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 197 bus from Manchester Royal Infirmary, Royal Infirmary (Medical School) to Manchester City Centre, St.Peter's Sq (Pharmacy) 197 / ...
  2. Take the line 6 tram from St Peters Square (Manchester Metrolink) to Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) 6 / ...
  3. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Rose Grove
  4. Take the train from Rose Grove to Colne

$16 - $26

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Greater Manchester to Colne 36.2 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Greater Manchester to Colne 36.2 miles

$7 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Colne is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to Colne is to taxi which takes 45 min and costs £95 - £120.

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The distance between Greater Manchester and Colne is 45 km. The road distance is 58 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to get from Greater Manchester to Colne, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Greater Manchester to Colne. However, there are services departing from Moss Side, Horton Rd and arriving at Colne, Bus Station (Stand 4) via Manchester City Centre, Arora Hotel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 35 min.

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What companies run services between Greater Manchester, England and Colne, Lancashire, England?

The Burnley Bus Company operates a bus from Greater Manchester to Colne hourly. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 1 h 43 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from St Peters Square (Manchester Metrolink) to Victoria (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Rose Grove
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Rose Grove to Colne
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
The Burnley Bus Company
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Arora Hotel to Colne, Bus Station (Stand 4)
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester Royal Infirmary, Royal Infirmary (Medical School) to Manchester City Centre, St.Peter's Sq (Pharmacy)
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Greater Manchester to Colne
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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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