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

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, line 168 bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Greenbank to Levenshulme
  2. Take the line 168 bus from Levenshulme, Albert Rd/Levenshulme Stn (Flats) to Fallowfield, Wilbraham Rd/Hart Rd (House 61) 168

$13 - $18

3 alternative options

Line 45 bus, train, line 103 bus  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the line 45 bus from Northwich, Interchange (Bus Interchange) to Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) 45 / ...
  2. Take the train from Warrington Central to Manchester Oxford Road
  3. Take the line 103 bus from Manchester City Centre, Whitworth St West/Oxford Rd Stn (Oxford Rd Rail) to Moss Side, Princess Rd/Garswood Rd (House 323) 101 / ...

$16 - $23

Taxi  •  30 min

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

$85 - $110

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Northwich to Greater Manchester 22.1 miles

$4 - $7

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 Levenshulme, take the walk to Levenshulme, Albert Rd/Levenshulme Stn (Flats), then take the line 168 bus to Fallowfield, Wilbraham Rd/Hart Rd (House 61). 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, Whitworth St West/Oxford Rd Stn (Oxford Rd Rail) in around 1 h 41 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Greenbank to Levenshulme
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Warrington Central to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$7 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Single
$11 - $16
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Warrington Central to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $9
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Levenshulme, Albert Rd/Levenshulme Stn (Flats) to Fallowfield, Wilbraham Rd/Hart Rd (House 61)
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Whitworth St West/Oxford Rd Stn (Oxford Rd Rail) to Moss Side, Princess Rd/Garswood Rd (House 323)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.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
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
warringtonboroughtransport.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Northwich to Greater Manchester
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Northwich to Greater Manchester?

The distance between Northwich and Greater Manchester is 29 km. The road distance is 35 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Northwich to Greater Manchester?

The cheapest way to get from Northwich to Greater Manchester is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 30 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Northwich to Greater Manchester?

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

How long does it take to get from Northwich to Greater Manchester?

It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to get from Northwich to Greater Manchester, including transfers.