There are 6 ways to get from Heywood to Oldham by bus, tram, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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Line 471 bus, line 5 tram  •  38 min

  1. Take the line 471 bus from Heywood, Market St (Bus Layby) to Rochdale Railway Stn (Station) 471
  2. Take the line 5 tram from Rochdale Railway Station (Manchester Metrolink) to Oldham King Street (Manchester Metrolink) 5

$6 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 163 bus, line 59 bus  •  43 min

  1. Take the line 163 bus from Heywood Library (Public House) to Middleton Bus Station 162 / ...
  2. Take the line 59 bus from Middleton Bus Station to Oldham College 415 / ...

$5 - $6

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Heywood to Oldham 7.8 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  10 min

  1. Drive from Heywood to Oldham 7.8 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  10 min

  1. Take an Uber from Heywood to Oldham 7.8 miles

$16 - $24

Walk  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Walk from Heywood to Oldham 7 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Heywood to Oldham is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Heywood to Oldham is to taxi which costs £23 - £28 and takes 10 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Heywood to Oldham. However, there are services departing from Heywood Library (Public House) and arriving at Oldham College via Middleton Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43 min.

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The distance between Heywood and Oldham is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Heywood to Oldham without a car is to line 471 bus and line 5 tram which takes 38 min and costs £4 - £7.

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It takes approximately 38 min to get from Heywood to Oldham, including transfers.

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Heywood to Oldham bus services, operated by First, depart from Heywood Library (Public House) station.

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Heywood to Oldham bus services, operated by First, arrive at Oldham College station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Heywood to Oldham is 8 miles. It takes approximately 10 min to drive from Heywood to Oldham.

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There are 827+ hotels available in Oldham. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Heywood to Oldham.
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  • Distance: 5.5 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

What companies run services between Heywood, Manchester, England and Oldham, England?

You can take a bus from Heywood to Oldham via Middleton Bus Station in around 43 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Rochdale Railway Station (Manchester Metrolink) to Oldham King Street (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Heywood, Market St (Bus Layby) to Rochdale Railway Stn (Station)
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
First
Bus from Heywood Library (Public House) to Middleton Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Middleton Bus Station to Oldham College
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
First
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Heywood to Oldham
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$14 - $21
UberX
$16 - $24
Assist
$16 - $24
Exec
$23 - $35
UberXL
$26 - $40
Taxi from Heywood to Oldham
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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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