There are 6 ways to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Altrincham by train, tram, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  26 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Altrincham

$5 - $8

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Line 2 tram  •  32 min

  1. Take the line 2 tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Altrincham (Manchester Metrolink) 2

$3 - $5

4 alternative options

Line 263 bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the line 263 bus from Manchester City Centre, Major St (Building 101) to Altrincham Interchange 263

$5

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Altrincham 9.1 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Altrincham 9.1 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Altrincham 9.1 miles

$19 - $28

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The cheapest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Altrincham is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Altrincham is to taxi which costs £26 - £32 and takes 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manchester City Centre, Major St (Building 101) and arriving at Altrincham Interchange. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Manchester Piccadilly and arriving at Altrincham. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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The distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Altrincham is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Altrincham without a car is to train which takes 26 min and costs £4 - £6.

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The train from Manchester Piccadilly to Altrincham takes 26 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Altrincham bus services, operated by Arriva North West, depart from Manchester City Centre, Major St (Building 101) station.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Altrincham train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Manchester Piccadilly station.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Altrincham is to train which takes 26 min and costs £4 - £6. Alternatively, you can line 263 bus, which costs £4 and takes 1 h.

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Map of how to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Altrincham.
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  • Distance: 7.9 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

What companies run services between Manchester Piccadilly Station, England and Altrincham, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Altrincham hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 26 min. Alternatively, Arriva North West operates a bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Altrincham every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 51 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Altrincham (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Major St (Building 101) to Altrincham Interchange
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Altrincham
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$19 - $28
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uber.com
Access
$16 - $24
UberX
$19 - $28
Assist
$19 - $27
Exec
$26 - $40
UberXL
$29 - $40
Taxi from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Altrincham
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Altrincham bus services, operated by Arriva North West, arrive at Altrincham Interchange station.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Altrincham train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Altrincham station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station to Altrincham is 9 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Altrincham.

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