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There are 6 ways to get from Oldham to Altrincham by train, tram, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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 1 tram  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Moston to Manchester Victoria
  2. Take the line 1 tram from Victoria to Altrincham 1

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 151 bus, line 1 tram  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 151 bus from Hollinwood Tram Stop to Cheetham Hill, Abraham Moss Ctr 151
  2. Take the line 1 tram from Abraham Moss to Altrincham 1

$4 - $6

4 alternative options

Bus, line 263 bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Chadderton to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 263 bus from Manchester City Centre, Chinatown to Altrincham Interchange 263

$8 - $12

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Oldham to Altrincham 19.8 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Oldham to Altrincham 19.8 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  26 min

  1. Take an Uber from Oldham to Altrincham 19.8 miles

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oldham to Altrincham is to line 151 bus and line 1 tram which costs £3 - £5 and takes 2 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oldham to Altrincham is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oldham to Altrincham. However, there are services departing from Chadderton and arriving at Altrincham Interchange via Manchester City Centre, Chinatown. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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The distance between Oldham and Altrincham is 14 miles. The road distance is 19.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Oldham to Altrincham without a car is to train and line 1 tram which takes 58 min and costs £3 - £6.

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It takes approximately 58 min to get from Oldham to Altrincham, including transfers.

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Oldham to Altrincham bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Chadderton station.

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Oldham to Altrincham bus services, operated by Arriva North West, arrive at Altrincham Interchange station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oldham to Altrincham is 20 miles. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Oldham to Altrincham.

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There are 814+ hotels available in Altrincham. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Oldham to Altrincham.
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  • Distance: 14.3 miles
  • Duration: 58 min

What companies run services between Oldham, England and Altrincham, England?

You can take a bus from Oldham to Altrincham via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and Manchester City Centre, Chinatown in around 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Victoria to Altrincham
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Abraham Moss to Altrincham
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
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 Chadderton to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Chinatown to Altrincham Interchange
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stott's Of Oldham
Phone
0161 624 4200
Email
enquiries@stottsbuses.co.uk
Website
stottsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Hollinwood Tram Stop to Cheetham Hill, Abraham Moss Ctr
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
stottsbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Oldham to Altrincham
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$35 - $50
UberX
$40 - $60
Assist
$40 - $60
Exec
$50 - $70
UberXL
$55 - $80
Taxi from Oldham to Altrincham
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
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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