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

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Train  •  15 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Eccles

$2 - $3

6 alternative options

Bus First  •  37 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Art Gallery to Deans, Hello Hotel (Petrol Station) V1 / ...

$2 - $4

Bus Stagecoach Manchester  •  42 min

  1. Take the bus from Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) to Dales Brow, Reformed Church 34 / ...

$4

Line 3 tram, bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the line 3 tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Eccles (Manchester Metrolink) 3
  2. Take the bus from Eccles Interchange to Dales Brow, Leigh Ave (House 19) 2 / ...

$5 - $7

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Swinton 7 miles

$27 - $35

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Swinton 7 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  11 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Swinton 7 miles

$15 - $22

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

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

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

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

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The distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Swinton is 5 miles. The road distance is 7 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Swinton without a car is to train which takes 15 min and costs £1 - £3.

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

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Swinton bus services, operated by First, depart from Manchester City Centre, Art Gallery station.

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Map of how to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Swinton.
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  • Distance: 5.2 miles
  • Duration: 15 min

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. Stagecoach Manchester also services this route 3 times a day.

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, Art Gallery to Deans, Hello Hotel (Petrol Station)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Eccles Interchange to Dales Brow, Leigh Ave (House 19)
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
First
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Art Gallery to Deans, Hello Hotel (Petrol Station)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) to Dales Brow, Reformed Church
Ave. Duration
35 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, 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, Leigh Ave (House 19)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
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
$15 - $22
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$13 - $19
UberX
$15 - $22
Assist
$14 - $21
Exec
$21 - $30
UberXL
$24 - $35
Taxi from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Swinton
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$27 - $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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