How to get from Heywood to Oldham

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Recommended option

Line 471 bus, line 5 tram  •  38 min

  1. 471
  2. 5

$6 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 163 bus, line 59 bus  •  43 min

  1. 162 / ...
  2. 415 / ...

$5 - $6

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. 7.8 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  10 min

  1. 7.8 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  10 min

  1. 7.8 miles

$15 - $22

Walk  •  2 h 14 min

  1. 7 miles

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, Bamford Rd/Market St (Bus Layby) to Rochdale Railway Stn (Station)
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
First
Bus from Heywood, L/Cpl Shaw MC Way/Heywood Library (Public House) to Middleton Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Middleton Bus Station to Oldham, Middleton Rd/Oldham College
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
First
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Heywood to Oldham
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$15 - $22
uberASSIST
$15 - $22
uberACCESS
$15 - $22
uberEXEC
$25 - $35
uberXL
$27 - $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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Heywood and Oldham is 9 km. The road distance is 13 km.

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

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

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

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