There are 4 ways to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Nelson Station by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) to Nelson, Bus Station X43 / ...

$7 - $11

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Train  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Rose Grove
  2. Take the train from Rose Grove to Nelson

$12 - $18

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Nelson Station 31.6 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Nelson Station 31.6 miles

$6 - $10

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) and arriving at Nelson, Bus Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Nelson Station. However, there are services departing from Manchester Victoria and arriving at Nelson via Rose Grove. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 57 min.

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The distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Nelson Station is 25 miles. The road distance is 31.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Nelson Station without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 35 min and costs .

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The bus from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) to Nelson, Bus Station takes 1 h 29 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Nelson Station bus services, operated by The Burnley Bus Company, depart from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) station.

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

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Nelson Station is to bus which takes 1 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 57 min.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Nelson Station bus services, operated by The Burnley Bus Company, arrive at Nelson, Bus Station.

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

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Map of how to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Nelson Station.
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  • Distance: 24.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 35 min

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

The Burnley Bus Company operates a bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Nelson Station hourly. Tickets cost $11 and the journey takes 1 h 29 min. National Express also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Nelson Station via Manchester Victoria and Rose Grove in around 1 h 57 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Rose Grove
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Rose Grove to Nelson
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
The Burnley Bus Company
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) to Nelson, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
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 Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Nelson
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Nelson Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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 Nelson Station is 32 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Nelson Station.

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There are 499+ hotels available in Nelson Station. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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