There are 3 ways to get from Greater Manchester to Oswestry by bus, train or car

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Line 43 bus, bus  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 43 bus from Rusholme, Wilmslow Rd (Property 221) to Manchester Airport The Station 43
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Airport Bus Station to Oswestry, Bus Station (Stand 4) Esb5 / ...

$23

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Chester
  2. Take the train from Chester to Gobowen

$31 - $46

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Greater Manchester to Oswestry 65 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Oswestry is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to Oswestry is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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The distance between Greater Manchester and Oswestry is 53 miles. The road distance is 65 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 6 min to get from Greater Manchester to Oswestry, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Greater Manchester to Oswestry station. However, there are services departing from Rusholme, Wilmslow Rd (Property 221) and arriving at Oswestry, Bus Station (Stand 4) via Manchester Airport Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 6 min.

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

You can take a bus from Greater Manchester to Oswestry via Manchester Airport The Station and Manchester Airport Bus Station in around 3 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Greater Manchester to Oswestry via Manchester City Centre, Hulme St (The Dancehouse), Manchester Oxford Road, Chester, Gobowen, and Gobowen, Rowan Close (Gobowen Working Mens Club) in around 3 h 33 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Chester
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $25
First Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Train from Chester to Gobowen
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $15
First Anytime Day Single
$15 - $23
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rusholme, Wilmslow Rd (Property 221) to Manchester Airport The Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
EasyBus
Website
easybus.com
Bus from Manchester Airport Bus Station to Oswestry, Bus Station (Stand 4)
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
easybus.com

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