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There are 5 ways to get from Oldham to Burnley by tram, train, bus, taxi or car

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Line 5 tram, train  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 5 tram from Oldham King Street to Rochdale Railway Station 5
  2. Take the train from Rochdale to Burnley Manchester Road

$10 - $15

Cheapest option

Line 409 bus, line 589 bus  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 409 bus from Oldham Central Bus Station to Rochdale Interchange 409
  2. Take the line 589 bus from Rochdale Interchange to Queens Park, Culvert 589

$6 - $8

3 alternative options

Line 5 tram, bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the line 5 tram from Oldham King Street to St Peter's Square 5
  2. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Arora Hotel to Burnley, Mechanics Institute X43

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Oldham to Burnley 29.2 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Oldham to Burnley 29.2 miles

$6 - $9

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oldham to Burnley is to line 409 bus and line 589 bus which costs £4 - £7 and takes 2 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oldham to Burnley is to taxi which costs £80 - £95 and takes 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oldham station to Burnley. However, there are services departing from Oldham Central Bus Station and arriving at Queens Park, Culvert via Rochdale Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 24 min.

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The distance between Oldham and Burnley is 18 miles. The road distance is 29.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Oldham to Burnley without a car is to line 5 tram and train which takes 1 h 32 min and costs £7 - £12.

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It takes approximately 1 h 32 min to get from Oldham to Burnley, including transfers.

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Oldham to Burnley bus services, operated by First, arrive at Oldham Central Bus Station.

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Oldham to Burnley bus services, operated by First, arrive at Queens Park, Culvert station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oldham to Burnley is 29 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Oldham to Burnley.

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There are 484+ hotels available in Burnley. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Oldham to Burnley.
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  • Distance: 18.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 32 min

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

You can take a bus from Oldham to Burnley via Rochdale Interchange in around 2 h 24 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Oldham King Street to Rochdale Railway Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Oldham King Street to St Peter's Square
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
The Burnley Bus Company
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Arora Hotel to Burnley, Mechanics Institute
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Oldham Central Bus Station to Rochdale Interchange
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Rochdale Interchange to Queens Park, Culvert
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Other operators
Taxi from Oldham to Burnley
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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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