There are 8 ways to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Swinton by train, bus, tram, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  15 min

$2 - $3

7 alternative options

Bus  •  37 min

  1. V1 / ...

$2 - $4

Line 34 bus  •  40 min

  1. 34

$4

Bus via Monton Green/Monton Church  •  42 min

  1. 33 / ...

$2 - $4

Line 3 tram, bus  •  54 min

  1. 3
  2. 2 / ...

$5 - $7

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. 7 miles

$28 - $35

Drive  •  11 min

  1. 7 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  11 min

  1. 7 miles

$14 - $21

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

Northern Rail operates a train from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Swinton hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 15 min. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Swinton every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 25 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Eccles (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Princess St/Art Gallery (Property 14) to Deans, East Lancs Rd/Hello Hotel (Petrol Station)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) to Monton Green/Monton Church
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Eccles Interchange to Dales Brow, Folly Ln/Leigh Ave (House 19)
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
First
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Chinatown (Portland Tower) to Dales Brow, Worsley Rd/Reformed Church
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) to Dales Brow, Worsley Rd/Reformed Church
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Diamond
Phone
0121 322 2222
Email
comments@diamondbuses.com
Website
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) to Dales Brow, Worsley Rd/Reformed Church
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Eccles Interchange to Dales Brow, Folly Ln/Leigh Ave (House 19)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Swinton
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$14 - $21
uberASSIST
$14 - $20
uberACCESS
$14 - $20
uberEXEC
$23 - $35
uberXL
$25 - $35
Taxi from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Swinton
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
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 Swinton is 8 km. The road distance is 11 km.

The cheapest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Swinton is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 11 min.

The quickest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Swinton is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs £21 - £25.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Manchester Piccadilly and arriving at Eccles. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manchester City Centre, Princess St/Art Gallery (Property 14) and arriving at Deans, East Lancs Rd/Hello Hotel (Petrol Station). Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

The train from Manchester Piccadilly to Eccles takes 15 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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