There are 8 ways to get from Manchester to Portland Basin Museum by train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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  •  24 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Ashton-under-Lyne

$2 - $5

7 alternative options

Line 219 bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the line 219 bus from Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly/Paton St (Hotel) to Guide Bridge, Stockport Rd/Grosvenor St (Property 46) 219

$4

Line 216 bus via Chester Square, Katherine St/Welbeck St Nth (PTS)  •  41 min

  1. Take the line 216 bus from Piccadilly Gardens (BANK) to Chester Square, Katherine St/Welbeck St Nth (PTS) 216

$4

Line 216 bus  •  39 min

  1. Take the line 216 bus from Piccadilly Gardens (BANK) to Ashton Under Lyne, Katherine St/Cavendish St 216

$4

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester to Portland Basin Museum 6.6 miles

$28 - $35

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Manchester to Portland Basin Museum 6.6 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  13 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manchester to Portland Basin Museum 6.6 miles

$14 - $20

Walk  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Walk from Manchester to Portland Basin Museum 6.7 miles

What companies run services between Manchester, England and Portland Basin Museum, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Manchester to Portland Basin Museum hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $5 and the journey takes 9 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach Manchester operates a bus from Manchester to Portland Basin Museum every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 32 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly/Paton St (Hotel) to Guide Bridge, Stockport Rd/Grosvenor St (Property 46)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Piccadilly Gardens (BANK) to Chester Square, Katherine St/Welbeck St Nth (PTS)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Piccadilly Gardens (BANK) to Ashton Under Lyne, Katherine St/Cavendish St
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Manchester to Portland Basin Museum
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$14 - $20
ASSIST
$13 - $20
ACCESS
$12 - $19
uberEXEC
$22 - $35
uberXL
$25 - $35
Taxi from Manchester to Portland Basin Museum
Ave. Duration
13 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

How far is it from Manchester to Portland Basin Museum?

The distance between Manchester and Portland Basin Museum is 9 km. The road distance is 11 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Manchester to Portland Basin Museum?

The cheapest way to get from Manchester to Portland Basin Museum is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 13 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Manchester to Portland Basin Museum?

The quickest way to get from Manchester to Portland Basin Museum is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs £20 - £24.

Is there a direct train between Manchester and Portland Basin Museum?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Manchester Victoria and arriving at Ashton-under-Lyne. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

Is there a direct bus between Manchester and Portland Basin Museum?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly/Paton St (Hotel) and arriving at Guide Bridge, Stockport Rd/Grosvenor St (Property 46). Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 32 min.

How long does it take to get from Manchester to Portland Basin Museum?

The train from Manchester Victoria to Ashton-under-Lyne takes 9 min including transfers and departs hourly.