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There are 4 ways to get from Oldham to Halifax by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 9m

  1. Take the train from Moston to Rochdale
  2. Take the train from Rochdale to Halifax

$10 - $15

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Line 409 bus, line 590 bus  •  2h 50m

  1. Take the line 409 bus from Oldham Central Bus Station to Rochdale Interchange 409
  2. Take the line 590 bus from Rochdale Interchange to Halifax Town Centre, Bull Green Cow Green 590

$6 - $8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  29m

  1. Take a taxi from Oldham to Halifax 25.3 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  29m

  1. Drive from Oldham to Halifax 25.3 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Oldham to Halifax is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Oldham to Halifax is to taxi which costs £70 - £85 and takes 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oldham station to Halifax. However, there are services departing from Oldham Central Bus Station and arriving at Halifax Town Centre, Bull Green Cow Green via Rochdale Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Oldham to Halifax. However, there are services departing from Moston and arriving at Halifax via Rochdale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 9m.

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The distance between Oldham and Halifax is 16 miles. The road distance is 25.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Oldham to Halifax without a car is to train which takes 1h 9m and costs £7 - £12.

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It takes approximately 1h 9m to get from Oldham to Halifax, including transfers.

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

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Oldham to Halifax train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Moston station.

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The best way to get from Oldham to Halifax is to train which takes 1h 9m and costs £7 - £12. Alternatively, you can line 409 bus and line 590 bus, which costs £4 - £7 and takes 2h 50m.

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Map of how to get from Oldham to Halifax.
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  • Distance: 16.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 9m

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

You can take a train from Oldham to Halifax via Rochdale in around 1h 9m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Oldham to Halifax via Rochdale Interchange in around 2h 50m.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Moston to Rochdale
Ave. Duration
14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Rochdale to Halifax
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Oldham Central Bus Station to Rochdale Interchange
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Rochdale Interchange to Halifax Town Centre, Bull Green Cow Green
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Other operators
Taxi from Oldham to Halifax
Ave. Duration
29m
Estimated price
$90 - $110
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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Oldham to Halifax bus services, operated by First, arrive at Halifax Town Centre, Bull Green Cow Green station.

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Oldham to Halifax train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Halifax station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oldham to Halifax is 25 miles. It takes approximately 29m to drive from Oldham to Halifax.

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