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

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

Recommended option

Bus The Burnley Bus Company  •  54 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) to Rawtenstall, Bank Street (RAWTENSTALL Bank Street) X43

$8

Cheapest option

Bus The Blackburn Bus Compan  •  59 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) to Edenfield, Vale Mill Court X41

$7

4 alternative options

Line 4 tram, bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the line 4 tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Prestwich (Manchester Metrolink) 4
  2. Take the bus from Prestwich, Bury New Rd/Longfield Ctr (House 495) to Rawtenstall, Bank Street (RAWTENSTALL Bank Street) X43

$9 - $11

Line 4 tram, line 483 bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 4 tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Bury (Manchester Metrolink) 4
  2. Take the line 483 bus from Bury Interchange to Wood Top, Andrew Avenue 481 / ...

$9 - $11

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Rossendale 19.6 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Rossendale 19.6 miles

$4 - $7

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

The Burnley Bus Company operates a bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Rossendale every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 48 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Prestwich (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Bury (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
metrolink.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 Rawtenstall, Bank Street (RAWTENSTALL Bank Street)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Prestwich, Bury New Rd/Longfield Ctr (House 495) to Rawtenstall, Bank Street (RAWTENSTALL Bank Street)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
The Blackburn Bus Compan
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) to Edenfield, Vale Mill Court
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Rossendale Transport
Phone
01706 390520
Email
getintouch@rossobus.com
Website
rossobus.com
Bus from Bury Interchange to Wood Top, Andrew Avenue
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
rossobus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Rossendale
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Rossendale is 23 km. The road distance is 31 km.

The cheapest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Rossendale is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 31 min.

The quickest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Rossendale is to taxi which takes 31 min and costs £55 - £65.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) and arriving at Rawtenstall, Bank Street (RAWTENSTALL Bank Street). Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 48 min.

The bus from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) to Rawtenstall, Bank Street (RAWTENSTALL Bank Street) takes 48 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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