There are 4 ways to get from Northwich to Greater Manchester by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 147 bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Greenbank to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the line 147 bus from Manchester City Centre, University of Mcr to Manchester Royal Infirmary, Royal Infirmary (Medical School) 147

$13 - $17

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Northwich, Interchange (Bus Interchange) to Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) Cat9 / ...
  2. Take the train from Warrington Central to Manchester Oxford Road

$14 - $21

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Northwich to Greater Manchester 22.1 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Northwich to Greater Manchester 22.1 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Northwich to Greater Manchester is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Northwich to Greater Manchester is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 30 min.

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The distance between Northwich and Greater Manchester is 18 miles. The road distance is 22.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 17 min to get from Northwich to Greater Manchester, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Northwich to Greater Manchester without a car is to train and line 147 bus which takes 1 h 17 min and costs £10 - £14.

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Map of how to get from Northwich to Greater Manchester.
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  • Distance: 17.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 17 min

What companies run services between Northwich, England and Greater Manchester, England?

There is no direct connection from Northwich to Greater Manchester. However, you can take the train to Manchester Piccadilly, take the walk to Manchester City Centre, University of Mcr, then take the line 147 bus to Manchester Royal Infirmary, Royal Infirmary (Medical School). Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Northwich to Greater Manchester via Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square), Warrington Central, Manchester Oxford Road, and Manchester City Centre, Oxford Rd Stn (Palace Hotel) in around 2 h 4 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Greenbank to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Warrington Central to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Warrington Central to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $5
Off-Peak Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Single
$10 - $15
Bus operators
Bullocks Coaches
Phone
0161 428 5265
Email
coachinfo@bullockscoaches.com
Website
bullockscoaches.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, University of Mcr to Manchester Royal Infirmary, Royal Infirmary (Medical School)
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bullockscoaches.com
Network Warrington
Phone
01925 634296
Email
travelcentre@networkwarrington.co.uk
Website
warringtonboroughtransport.co.uk
Bus from Northwich, Interchange (Bus Interchange) to Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
warringtonboroughtransport.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Northwich to Greater Manchester
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95

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