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There are 5 ways to get from Manchester to Farnworth by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  16m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Farnworth

£3 - £5

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Line 8 bus  •  45m

  1. Take the line 8 bus from Manchester City Centre, Barton Arcade to Farnworth Library 8

£2 - £4

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  17m

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester to Farnworth 13.5 miles

£30 - £40

Drive  •  17m

  1. Drive from Manchester to Farnworth 13.5 miles

£2 - £4

Uber  •  17m

  1. Take an Uber from Manchester to Farnworth 13.5 miles

£22 - £35

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The cheapest way to get from Manchester to Farnworth is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester to Farnworth is to train which costs £3 - £5 and takes 16m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manchester City Centre, Barton Arcade and arriving at Farnworth Library. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Manchester Victoria and arriving at Farnworth. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 16m.

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The distance between Manchester and Farnworth is 8 miles. The road distance is 13.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester to Farnworth without a car is to train which takes 16m and costs £3 - £5.

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The train from Manchester Victoria to Farnworth takes 16m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Manchester to Farnworth bus services, operated by First, depart from Manchester City Centre, Barton Arcade station.

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Manchester to Farnworth train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Manchester Victoria station.

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The best way to get from Manchester to Farnworth is to train which takes 16m and costs £3 - £5. Alternatively, you can line 8 bus, which costs £2 - £4 and takes 45m.

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Map of how to get from Manchester to Farnworth.
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  • Distance: 8.3 miles
  • Duration: 16m

What companies run services between Manchester, England and Farnworth, Bolton, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Manchester to Farnworth hourly. Tickets cost £3 - £5 and the journey takes 16m. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Manchester to Farnworth every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £4 and the journey takes 45m.

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Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Manchester to Farnworth
Ave. Duration
17m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£22 - £35
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uber.com
Access
£17 - £25
UberX
£22 - £35
Assist
£22 - £35
Exec
£29 - £40
UberXL
£30 - £50
Taxi from Manchester to Farnworth
Ave. Duration
17m
Estimated price
£30 - £40
STS Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 864 1212
Website
stscars.co.uk
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Manchester Taxi Service
Phone
+44 161 270 8701
Website
manchestertaxiservice.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk
All United Manchester Taxis
Phone
+44 161 224 2424
Website
all-united.co.uk

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Manchester to Farnworth bus services, operated by First, arrive at Farnworth Library station.

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Manchester to Farnworth train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Farnworth station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester to Farnworth is 13 miles. It takes approximately 17m to drive from Manchester to Farnworth.

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