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

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Recommended option

Bus, line 2 tram, train  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Rusholme, Great Western St to Manchester City Centre, Dickinson St 42 / ...
  2. Take the line 2 tram from St Peter's Square to Altrincham 2 / ...
  3. Take the train from Altrincham to Knutsford

$7 - $13

Cheapest option

Line 41 bus, line 263 bus, train  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 41 bus from Rusholme, Wilmslow Rd to Sale Tram Stop 41
  2. Take the line 263 bus from Sale, Marks and Spencer to Altrincham Interchange 263
  3. Take the train from Altrincham to Knutsford

$7 - $11

3 alternative options

Line 42 bus, train  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the line 42 bus from Rusholme, Wilmslow Rd to Stockport Bus Station 42
  2. Take the train from Stockport to Knutsford

$9 - $14

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Greater Manchester to Knutsford 16.7 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Greater Manchester to Knutsford 16.7 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Knutsford is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to Knutsford is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 22 min.

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The distance between Greater Manchester and Knutsford is 11 miles. The road distance is 16.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Greater Manchester to Knutsford without a car is to bus and line 2 tram and train which takes 1 h 37 min and costs £5 - £11.

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It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to get from Greater Manchester to Knutsford, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Greater Manchester to Knutsford is 17 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Greater Manchester to Knutsford.

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There are 815+ hotels available in Knutsford. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Greater Manchester to Knutsford.
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  • Distance: 11.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 37 min

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

There is no direct connection from Greater Manchester to Knutsford. However, you can take the bus to Manchester City Centre, Dickinson St, take the walk to St Peter's Square, take the line 2 tram to Altrincham, take the walk to Altrincham, then take the train to Knutsford. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Greater Manchester to Knutsford via Stockport Bus Station and Stockport in around 1 h 49 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from St Peter's Square to Altrincham
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Altrincham to Knutsford
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Knutsford
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rusholme, Great Western St to Manchester City Centre, Dickinson St
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Stagecoach Manchester
Bus from Rusholme, Wilmslow Rd to Stockport Bus Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Stagecoach Manchester
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Rusholme, Great Western St to Manchester City Centre, Dickinson St
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
First
Bus from Rusholme, Wilmslow Rd to Sale Tram Stop
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Sale, Marks and Spencer to Altrincham Interchange
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Greater Manchester to Knutsford
Ave. Duration
22 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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