There are 7 ways to get from Manchester to Stockport by train, bus, taxi, car, rideshare, towncar or foot

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Train  •  12 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stockport

$2 - $40

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Rideshare  •  31 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Manchester to Hazel Grove 9.6 miles

$2

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Bus  •  29 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Paton St (Opp Car Park) to Stockport, Leyland St (Debenhams) 192 / ...

$3 - $8

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester to Stockport 6.7 miles

$26 - $32

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Manchester to Stockport 6.7 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manchester to Stockport 6.7 miles

$14 - $21

Walk  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Walk from Manchester to Stockport 7.1 miles

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manchester City Centre, Paton St (Opp Car Park) and arriving at Stockport, Leyland St (Debenhams). Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Manchester Piccadilly and arriving at Stockport. Services depart every 10 minutes. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

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The distance between Manchester and Stockport is 6 miles. The road distance is 6.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester to Stockport without a car is to train which takes 12 min and costs .

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The train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stockport takes 12 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Manchester to Stockport bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, depart from Manchester City Centre, Paton St (Opp Car Park) station.

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Manchester to Stockport train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Manchester Piccadilly station.

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The best way to get from Manchester to Stockport is to train which takes 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 29 min.

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Manchester to Stockport bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, arrive at Stockport, Leyland St (Debenhams) station.

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

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Map of how to get from Manchester to Stockport.
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  • Distance: 5.9 miles
  • Duration: 12 min

What companies run services between Manchester, England and Stockport, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Manchester to Stockport every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 12 min. Four other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Stagecoach Manchester operates a bus from Manchester to Stockport every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 29 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Stockport
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$1 - $2
Off-Peak Single
$2 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Single
$3 - $6
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stockport
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $6
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Paton St (Opp Car Park) to Stockport, Leyland St (Debenhams)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Manchester Community Transport
Phone
0161 946 9255
Email
info@manct.org
Website
manct.org
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Major St (Building 101) to Stockport Bus Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
manct.org
Diamond
Phone
0121 322 2222
Email
comments@diamondbuses.com
Website
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, St James Square (Hair Salon) to Reddish, Houldsworth Square (Public House)
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Stockport
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Manchester to Hazel Grove
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Manchester to Stockport
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$12 - $19
UberX
$14 - $21
Assist
$14 - $20
Exec
$20 - $29
UberXL
$23 - $35
Taxi from Manchester to Stockport
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$26 - $32
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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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester to Stockport is 7 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Manchester to Stockport.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Manchester and Stockport. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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