There are 5 ways to get from Ramsbottom to Manchester Piccadilly Station by bus, tram, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus The Blackburn Bus Compan, line 4 tram  •  48 min

  1. Take the bus from Ramsbottom, East Lancs Railway (Natwest Bank) to Prestwich, Longfield Ctr (Shopping Centre) X41
  2. Take the line 4 tram from Prestwich (Manchester Metrolink) to Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) 4

$8 - $10

Cheapest option

Bus, line 4 tram  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Ramsbottom, East Lancs Railway to Bury Interchange 472 / ...
  2. Take the line 4 tram from Bury (Manchester Metrolink) to Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) 4

$6 - $9

3 alternative options

Bus  •  53 min

  1. Take the bus from Ramsbottom, East Lancs Railway (Natwest Bank) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) X41

$6

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ramsbottom to Manchester Piccadilly Station 14.5 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Ramsbottom to Manchester Piccadilly Station 14.5 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Ramsbottom to Manchester Piccadilly Station is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ramsbottom to Manchester Piccadilly Station is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 21 min.

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The distance between Ramsbottom and Manchester Piccadilly Station is 12 miles. The road distance is 14.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 48 min to get from Ramsbottom to Manchester Piccadilly Station, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ramsbottom, East Lancs Railway (Natwest Bank) and arriving at Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House). Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

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There are 763+ hotels available in Manchester Piccadilly Station. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ramsbottom to Manchester Piccadilly Station.
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  • Distance: 12.4 miles
  • Duration: 48 min

What companies run services between Ramsbottom, England and Manchester Piccadilly Station, England?

The Blackburn Bus Compan operates a bus from Ramsbottom to Manchester Piccadilly Station hourly. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 47 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Prestwich (Manchester Metrolink) to Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Bury (Manchester Metrolink) to Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
The Blackburn Bus Compan
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Ramsbottom, East Lancs Railway (Natwest Bank) to Prestwich, Longfield Ctr (Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Ramsbottom, East Lancs Railway (Natwest Bank) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Rossendale Transport
Phone
01706 390520
Email
getintouch@rossobus.com
Website
rossobus.com
Bus from Ramsbottom, East Lancs Railway (Natwest Bank) to Bury Interchange
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
rossobus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ramsbottom to Manchester Piccadilly Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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
Ace Ringway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1772 200200
Website
ace-ringwaytaxis.co.uk
New City Taxis
Phone
+44 1772 824000
Website
newcityviptaxis.com

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