There are 4 ways to get from Liverpool to Oldham by train, tram, bus, 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

Train, line 5 tram  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Victoria
  2. Take the line 5 tram from Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) to Oldham King Street (Manchester Metrolink) 5

$15 - $26

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Liverpool University to Chadderton National Express / ...

$8 - $12

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Liverpool to Oldham 42.6 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool to Oldham 42.6 miles

$9 - $14

What companies run services between Liverpool, England and Oldham, England?

National Express operates a bus from Liverpool to Oldham every 2 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) to Oldham King Street (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Liverpool to Oldham
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Liverpool to Oldham?

The distance between Liverpool and Oldham is 59 km. The road distance is 68 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Oldham?

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Oldham is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 44 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Liverpool to Oldham?

The quickest way to get from Liverpool to Oldham is to taxi which takes 44 min and costs £110 - £140.

Is there a direct bus between Liverpool and Oldham?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Liverpool University and arriving at Chadderton. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

How long does it take to get from Liverpool to Oldham?

It takes approximately 1 h to get from Liverpool to Oldham, including transfers.