There are 4 ways to get from Greater Manchester to Congleton 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  •  1 h 36 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 Congleton

$12 - $53

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Rusholme, Wilmslow Rd (Property 221) to Cheadle Hulme, Platform 5 (Public House) 42B
  2. Take the train from Cheadle Hulme to Congleton

$10 - $14

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Greater Manchester to Congleton 24.5 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Greater Manchester to Congleton 24.5 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Congleton is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to Congleton is to taxi which costs £65 - £85 and takes 33 min.

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The distance between Greater Manchester and Congleton is 20 miles. The road distance is 24.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to get from Greater Manchester to Congleton, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Greater Manchester to Congleton. However, you can take the line 147 bus to Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly Stn (Railway Bridge), take the walk to Manchester Piccadilly, then take the train to Congleton. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Greater Manchester to Congleton via Cheadle Hulme, Platform 5 (Public House) and Cheadle Hulme in around 1 h 49 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Congleton
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Cheadle Hulme to Congleton
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
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 Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rusholme, Wilmslow Rd (Property 221) to Cheadle Hulme, Platform 5 (Public House)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Greater Manchester to Congleton
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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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