There are 5 ways to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Ashton-under-Lyne by tram, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 3 tram  •  30 min

  1. Take the line 3 tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Ashton-Under-Lyne (Manchester Metrolink) 3

$3 - $5

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Line 219 bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the line 219 bus from Manchester City Centre, London Rd (Metrolink Stn) to Ashton-Under-Lyne, Cavendish St 219

$4

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Ashton-under-Lyne 6.1 miles

$24 - $29

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Ashton-under-Lyne 6.1 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  12 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Ashton-under-Lyne 6.1 miles

$13 - $20

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manchester City Centre, London Rd (Metrolink Stn) and arriving at Ashton-Under-Lyne, Cavendish St. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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The distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Ashton-under-Lyne is 6 miles. The road distance is 6.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Ashton-under-Lyne without a car is to line 3 tram which takes 30 min and costs .

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The line 3 tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Ashton-Under-Lyne (Manchester Metrolink) takes 30 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Ashton-under-Lyne bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, depart from Manchester City Centre, London Rd (Metrolink Stn) station.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Ashton-under-Lyne bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, arrive at Ashton-Under-Lyne, Cavendish St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station to Ashton-under-Lyne is 6 miles. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Ashton-under-Lyne.

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There are 822+ hotels available in Ashton-under-Lyne. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Ashton-under-Lyne.
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  • Distance: 5.5 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

What companies run services between Manchester Piccadilly Station, England and Ashton-under-Lyne, England?

Stagecoach Manchester operates a bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Ashton-under-Lyne every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Ashton-Under-Lyne (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, London Rd (Metrolink Stn) to Ashton-Under-Lyne, Cavendish St
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Ashton-under-Lyne
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$11 - $17
UberX
$13 - $20
Assist
$12 - $19
Exec
$19 - $27
UberXL
$21 - $30
Taxi from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Ashton-under-Lyne
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$24 - $29
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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