There are 7 ways to get from Stretford to Ashton-under-Lyne by tram, train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Tram, train  •  43 min

  1. Take the tram from Stretford to Manchester City Centre, Victoria Green
  2. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Ashton-under-Lyne

£5 - £8

Cheapest option

Tram  •  52 min

  1. Take the tram from MediaCityUK tram stop to Ashton-under-Lyne Blue

£2 - £4

5 alternative options

Tram, line 219 bus  •  57 min

  1. Take the tram from Stretford to Manchester Piccadilly Purple
  2. Take the line 219 bus from Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly Stn to Ashton-under-Lyne, Gas Street 219

£5 - £7

Tram, line 219 bus via Market Street  •  59 min

  1. Take the tram from Stretford to Market Street Green
  2. Take the line 219 bus from Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly to Ashton-under-Lyne, Gas Street 219

£5 - £7

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stretford to Ashton-under-Lyne 16.2 miles

£35 - £45

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Stretford to Ashton-under-Lyne 16.2 miles

£2 - £4

Uber  •  18 min

  1. Take an Uber from Stretford to Ashton-under-Lyne 16.2 miles

£26 - £40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stretford to Ashton-under-Lyne is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stretford to Ashton-under-Lyne is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from MediaCityUK tram stop and arriving at Ashton-under-Lyne. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

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The distance between Stretford and Ashton-under-Lyne is 9 miles. The road distance is 16.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Stretford to Ashton-under-Lyne without a car is to tram and train which takes 43 min and costs £5 - £9.

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It takes approximately 43 min to get from Stretford to Ashton-under-Lyne, including transfers.

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Stretford to Ashton-under-Lyne train services, operated by Metrolink, depart from Stretford station.

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Stretford to Ashton-under-Lyne train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Ashton-under-Lyne station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stretford to Ashton-under-Lyne is 16 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Stretford to Ashton-under-Lyne.

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There are 1124+ hotels available in Ashton-under-Lyne. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Stretford to Ashton-under-Lyne.
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  • Distance: 9.4 miles
  • Duration: 43 min

What companies run services between Stretford, England and Ashton-under-Lyne, England?

Metrolink operates a vehicle from Stretford to Ashton-under-Lyne 5 times a day. Tickets cost £2 - £4 and the journey takes 52 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
tfgm.com
Tram from Stretford to Manchester City Centre, Victoria
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Schedules at
tfgm.com
Tram from MediaCityUK tram stop to Ashton-under-Lyne
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Schedules at
tfgm.com
Tram from Stretford to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Schedules at
tfgm.com
Tram from Stretford to Market Street
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Schedules at
tfgm.com
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly Stn to Ashton-under-Lyne, Gas Street
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
Stagecoach Manchester
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly to Ashton-under-Lyne, Gas Street
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
Stagecoach Manchester
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Stretford to Ashton-under-Lyne
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Signup at
uber.com
Access
£21 - £30
UberX
£26 - £40
Assist
£26 - £40
Exec
£30 - £50
UberXL
£35 - £55
Taxi from Stretford to Ashton-under-Lyne
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
£35 - £45
STS Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 864 1212
Website
stscars.co.uk
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Manchester Taxi Service
Phone
+44 161 270 8701
Website
manchestertaxiservice.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk
All United Manchester Taxis
Phone
+44 161 224 2424
Website
all-united.co.uk
Station Cars
Phone
+44 161 928 6666
Altrincham Cars & Taxis
Phone
+44 161 8503 750
Website
allaltrinchamtaxis.co.uk
Metro Taxis
Phone
+44 161 480 8000
Website
metro-taxis.com
Lynx Taxis
Phone
+44 161 483 1099
Website
lynxtaxis.uk
ASAPPcars Ltd
Phone
+44 161 477 3666
Website
asappcars.com

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