There are 5 ways to get from Stretford to Sholver by tram, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 5 tram  •  47 min

  1. Take the line 5 tram from Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink) to Shaw and Crompton (Manchester Metrolink) 5

$4 - $6

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Bus, line 83 bus  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Stretford Arndale (Arndale Centre) to Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Dawsons) 263 / ...
  2. Take the line 83 bus from Piccadilly Gardens, Oldham St (Oxfam) to Sholver, Wilkes St 83

$6 - $7

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stretford to Sholver 22.3 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Stretford to Sholver 22.3 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  27 min

  1. Take an Uber from Stretford to Sholver 22.3 miles

$45 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Stretford to Sholver is to line 5 tram which costs £3 - £5 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stretford to Sholver is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stretford to Sholver. However, there are services departing from Stretford Arndale (Arndale Centre) and arriving at Sholver, Wilkes St via Piccadilly Gardens, Oldham St (Oxfam). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 39 min.

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The distance between Stretford and Sholver is 12 miles. The road distance is 22.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Stretford to Sholver without a car is to line 5 tram which takes 47 min and costs £3 - £5.

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The line 5 tram from Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink) to Shaw and Crompton (Manchester Metrolink) takes 47 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Stretford to Sholver bus services, operated by Arriva North West, depart from Stretford Arndale (Arndale Centre) station.

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Stretford to Sholver bus services, operated by First, arrive at Sholver, Wilkes St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stretford to Sholver is 22 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Stretford to Sholver.

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There are 838+ hotels available in Sholver. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Stretford to Sholver.
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  • Distance: 12.5 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

What companies run services between Stretford, England and Sholver, England?

You can take a bus from Stretford to Sholver via Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Dawsons) and Piccadilly Gardens, Oldham St (Oxfam) in around 1 h 39 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink) to Shaw and Crompton (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Stretford Arndale (Arndale Centre) to Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Dawsons)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stretford, Park Road (House 148) to Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Dawsons)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Stretford to Sholver
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$35 - $55
UberX
$45 - $65
Assist
$45 - $65
Exec
$55 - $75
UberXL
$60 - $90
Taxi from Stretford to Sholver
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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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