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

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Train

  1. Take the train from Rochdale to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Swinton (South Yorks)

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Chadderton to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street
  2. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn stand 1 to Meadowhall Interchange/A1

3 alternative options

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Huddersfield
  2. Take the train from Huddersfield to Barnsley
  3. Take the bus from Barnsley Town Centre, Barnsley Interchange/A18 to Swinton, Rockingham Road/Brameld Road

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Oldham to Swinton

Drive

  1. Drive from Oldham to Swinton

Oldham to Swinton by train

The train journey time between Oldham and Swinton is around 2h 54m and covers a distance of around 71 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 53 min. Operated by Northern Rail, the Oldham to Swinton train service departs from Mills Hill (Manchester) and arrives in Swinton (South Yorks). Typically 132 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

132 Weekly Trains
2h 54m Average Duration
£27 Cheapest Price
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Oldham → Swinton
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The cheapest way to get from Oldham to Swinton is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 59 min.

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The fastest way to get from Oldham to Swinton is to taxi. Taking this option will cost £85 - £110 and takes 59 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oldham to Swinton. However, there are services departing from Chadderton and arriving at Swinton, Rockingham Road/Brameld Road via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn stand 1, Meadowhall Interchange/C2 and Rotherham Town Centre, Rotherham Interchange/A3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Oldham to Swinton. However, there are services departing from Mills Hill (Manchester) and arriving at Swinton (South Yorks) via Rochdale and Leeds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 54m.

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The distance between Oldham and Swinton is 33 miles. The road distance is 40.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Oldham to Swinton without a car is to train which takes 2h 54m and costs £26 - £45.

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It takes approximately 2h 54m to get from Oldham to Swinton, including transfers.

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

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Oldham to Swinton train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Rochdale station.

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The best way to get from Oldham to Swinton is to train which takes 2h 54m and costs £26 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 - £26 and takes 3h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Oldham to Swinton.
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  • Distance: 33 miles
  • Duration: 2h 54m

What companies run services between Oldham, England and Swinton, Rotherham, England?

You can take a train from Oldham to Swinton via Rochdale and Leeds in around 2h 54m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Oldham to Swinton via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn stand 1, Meadowhall Interchange/C2, and Rotherham Town Centre, Rotherham Interchange/A3 in around 3h 30m.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Phone
+44 800 200 6060
Email
enquiries@northernrailway.co.uk
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Rochdale to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £23
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£14 - £18
Anytime Day 1st Class
£16 - £23
Train from Leeds to Swinton (South Yorks)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £17
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£10 - £13
Anytime Day 1st Class
£12 - £17
Train from Huddersfield to Barnsley
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £15
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£8 - £11
Anytime Day 1st Class
£10 - £15
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Huddersfield
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £20
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£8 - £12
Off-Peak Day Single
£9 - £14
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £20
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 Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
Bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Sheffield, Meadowhall
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
National Express
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn stand 1 to Meadowhall Interchange/A1
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£6 - £12
Website
Megabus UK
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Leeds to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Stagecoach Yorkshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Barnsley Town Centre, Barnsley Interchange/A18 to Swinton, Rockingham Road/Brameld Road
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach Yorkshire
Other operators
Taxi from Oldham to Swinton
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
£85 - £110
Oldham & Bardsley Cars
Phone
+44 161 633 2101
Chadderton Cars
Phone
+44 161 626 9696
Website
chaddertoncars.co.uk
Borough Taxis
Phone
+44 161 624 2448
Website
boroughtaxisoldham.com

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Oldham to Swinton bus services, operated by Megabus UK, arrive at Meadowhall Interchange/A1 station.

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Oldham to Swinton train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Swinton (South Yorks) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oldham to Swinton is 41 miles. It takes approximately 59 min to drive from Oldham to Swinton.

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