There are 5 ways to get from Prestwich to Manchester Oxford Road by tram, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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 1 tram  •  28 min

  1. Take the line 1 tram from Prestwich (Manchester Metrolink) to St Peter's Square (Manchester Metrolink) 1

$3 - $5

4 alternative options

Bus  •  32 min

  1. Take the bus from Prestwich, Bury New Rd/Longfield Ctr (Shopping Centre) to Manchester City Centre, Princess St/Chinatown (Art Gallery) X43 / ...

$4

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Prestwich to Manchester Oxford Road 5.2 miles

$23 - $28

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Prestwich to Manchester Oxford Road 5.2 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  11 min

  1. Take an Uber from Prestwich to Manchester Oxford Road 5.2 miles

$12 - $18

What companies run services between Prestwich, England and Manchester Oxford Road, England?

The Burnley Bus Company operates a bus from Prestwich to Manchester Oxford Road every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 25 min. The Blackburn Bus Compan also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Prestwich (Manchester Metrolink) to St Peter's Square (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 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 Prestwich, Bury New Rd/Longfield Ctr (Shopping Centre) to Manchester City Centre, Princess St/Chinatown (Art Gallery)
Ave. Duration
25 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 Prestwich, Bury New Rd/Longfield Ctr (Shopping Centre) to Manchester City Centre, Princess St/Chinatown (Art Gallery)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Prestwich to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$12 - $18
ASSIST
$11 - $17
ACCESS
$10 - $16
uberEXEC
$19 - $27
uberXL
$21 - $29
Taxi from Prestwich to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28
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

How far is it from Prestwich to Manchester Oxford Road?

The distance between Prestwich and Manchester Oxford Road is 7 km. The road distance is 8 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Prestwich to Manchester Oxford Road?

The cheapest way to get from Prestwich to Manchester Oxford Road is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 11 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Prestwich to Manchester Oxford Road?

The quickest way to get from Prestwich to Manchester Oxford Road is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs £16 - £20.

Is there a direct bus between Prestwich and Manchester Oxford Road?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Prestwich, Bury New Rd/Longfield Ctr (Shopping Centre) and arriving at Manchester City Centre, Princess St/Chinatown (Art Gallery). Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

How long does it take to get from Prestwich to Manchester Oxford Road?

The line 1 tram from Prestwich (Manchester Metrolink) to St Peter's Square (Manchester Metrolink) takes 22 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.