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 min

  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

$14 - $23

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 35 min

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

$7 - $11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Liverpool to Oldham 42.6 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool to Oldham 42.6 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Oldham is to bus which costs £5 - £9 and takes 1 h 35 min.

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

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The distance between Liverpool and Oldham is 37 miles. The road distance is 42.6 miles.

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

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

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There are 812+ hotels available in Oldham. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Liverpool to Oldham.
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  • Distance: 36.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 1 min

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

National Express operates a bus from Liverpool to Oldham hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $11 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
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $18
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 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Liverpool University to Chadderton
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Liverpool to Oldham
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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