There are 7 ways to get from Oldham to Prestwich 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, line 4 tram  •  39 min

  1. Take the line 5 tram from Oldham King Street (Manchester Metrolink) to Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) 5
  2. Take the line 4 tram from Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) to Prestwich (Manchester Metrolink) 4 / ...

$7 - $10

Cheapest option

Bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the bus from Oldham West Street Bus Station to Higher Crumpsall, Crumpsall Ln/Metrolink Stop (Morrisons) 149 / ...

$5 - $8

5 alternative options

Line 5 tram, bus  •  58 min

  1. Take the line 5 tram from Oldham King Street (Manchester Metrolink) to St Peter's Square (Manchester Metrolink) 5
  2. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Princess St/Arora (Hotel) to Prestwich, Bury New Rd/Longfield Ctr (House 495) X43 / ...

$8 - $9

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Oldham to Prestwich 8.9 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Oldham to Prestwich 8.9 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  12 min

  1. Take an Uber from Oldham to Prestwich 8.9 miles

$17 - $25

Walk  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Walk from Oldham to Prestwich 8.6 miles

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

First operates a bus from Oldham to Prestwich every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 41 min. Stagecoach Manchester also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Oldham King Street (Manchester Metrolink) to Victoria (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) to Prestwich (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Oldham King Street (Manchester Metrolink) to St Peter's Square (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oldham West Street Bus Station to Higher Crumpsall, Crumpsall Ln/Metrolink Stop (Morrisons)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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, Princess St/Arora (Hotel) to Prestwich, Bury New Rd/Longfield Ctr (House 495)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
The Blackburn Bus Compan
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Princess St/Arora (Hotel) to Prestwich, Bury New Rd/Clifton Rd (BANK)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Oldham to Prestwich
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$17 - $25
uberASSIST
$17 - $24
uberACCESS
$17 - $24
uberEXEC
$27 - $40
uberXL
$30 - $45
Taxi from Oldham to Prestwich
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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 Prestwich is 11 km. The road distance is 14 km.

The cheapest way to get from Oldham to Prestwich is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Oldham to Prestwich is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs £26 - £32.

It takes approximately 39 min to get from Oldham to Prestwich, including transfers.