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

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Train via Manchester Oxford Road  •  24 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Flixton

$2 - $4

5 alternative options

Train  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Flixton

$2 - $5

Line 255 bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the line 255 bus from Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) to Carrington, Ackers Lane 255

$5

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Carrington 8.4 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Carrington 8.4 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Carrington 8.4 miles

$18 - $26

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) and arriving at Carrington, Ackers Lane. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 48 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Manchester Oxford Road and arriving at Flixton. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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The distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Carrington is 7 miles. The road distance is 8.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Carrington without a car is to train which takes 24 min and costs .

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The train from Manchester Oxford Road to Flixton takes 13 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Carrington bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, depart from Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) station.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Carrington train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Manchester Oxford Road station.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Carrington is to train which takes 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 255 bus, which costs and takes 55 min.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Carrington bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, arrive at Carrington, Ackers Lane station.

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

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Map of how to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Carrington.
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  • Distance: 7 miles
  • Duration: 24 min

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

Northern Rail operates a train from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Carrington hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 13 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach Manchester operates a bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Carrington every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 48 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Flixton
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Flixton
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) to Carrington, Ackers Lane
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Carrington
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$18 - $26
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Access
$15 - $23
UberX
$18 - $26
Assist
$17 - $25
Exec
$24 - $35
UberXL
$28 - $40
Taxi from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Carrington
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station to Carrington is 8 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Carrington.

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