There are 7 ways to get from Oldham to Manchester Arndale by tram, bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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

Line 5 tram  •  27 min

  1. 5

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Line 83 bus  •  38 min

  1. 83

$2 - $4

5 alternative options

Bus  •  37 min

  1. 81A / ...

$2 - $4

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. 8.1 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  17 min

  1. 8.1 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  17 min

  1. 8.1 miles

$16 - $23

Walk  •  2 h 18 min

  1. 7.2 miles

What companies run services between Oldham, England and Manchester Arndale, England?

First operates a bus from Oldham to Manchester Arndale every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 32 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Oldham King Street (Manchester Metrolink) to Exchange Square (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Werneth, Manchester St/Lee St (Nr Vets) to Piccadilly Gardens, Piccadilly/Oldham St (Oxfam)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Werneth, Manchester St/Lee St (Nr Vets) to Manchester City Centre, Oldham St/Warwick St (Car Park)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
First
Burnley & Pendle
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Chadderton, Broadway/Middleton Rd (Canon Tighe Crt) to Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly/Portland St (Wetherspoons)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Primrose Bank, Chamber Rd/Ashton Rd (House 19) to Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly/Portland St (Wetherspoons)
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Oldham to Manchester Arndale
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$16 - $23
uberASSIST
$15 - $23
uberACCESS
$16 - $22
uberEXEC
$26 - $40
uberXL
$28 - $40
Taxi from Oldham to Manchester Arndale
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Oldham and Manchester Arndale is 10 km. The road distance is 13 km.

The cheapest way to get from Oldham to Manchester Arndale is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Oldham to Manchester Arndale is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs £24 - £29.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Werneth, Manchester St/Lee St (Nr Vets) and arriving at Piccadilly Gardens, Piccadilly/Oldham St (Oxfam). Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 32 min.

The line 5 tram from Oldham King Street (Manchester Metrolink) to Exchange Square (Manchester Metrolink) takes 25 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.