There are 7 ways to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Atherton by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Salford Crescent
  2. Take the train from Salford Crescent to Atherton

$4 - $7

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Art Gallery to Atherton, Punch Bowl (Hairdressers) V2

$3 - $4

5 alternative options

Line 33 bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the line 33 bus from Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) to Atherton, Punch Bowl (Hairdressers) 33

$6

Bus via St Peter's Square (Manchester Metrolink)  •  57 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Art Gallery to Atherton, Punch Bowl (Hairdressers) V2

$6 - $7

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Atherton 13.5 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Atherton 13.5 miles

$2 - $5

Uber  •  20 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Atherton 13.5 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Atherton is to bus which costs £2 - £3 and takes 1 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Atherton is to taxi which costs £35 - £50 and takes 20 min.

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The distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Atherton is 11 miles. The road distance is 13.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 39 min to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Atherton, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) and arriving at Atherton, Punch Bowl (Hairdressers). Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 49 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Atherton. However, there are services departing from Manchester Piccadilly and arriving at Atherton via Salford Crescent. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 min.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Atherton is to train which takes 39 min and costs £3 - £6. Alternatively, you can line 33 bus, which costs £5 and takes 56 min.

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Map of how to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Atherton.
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  • Distance: 11.3 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

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

You can take a train from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Atherton via Salford Crescent in around 39 min. Alternatively, Diamond operates a bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Atherton every 4 hours. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 49 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Salford Crescent
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Salford Crescent to Atherton
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Atherton
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$23 - $35
UberX
$27 - $40
Assist
$27 - $40
Exec
$35 - $50
UberXL
$40 - $55
Taxi from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Atherton
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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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