There are 5 ways to get from Wigan to Oldham by train, 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.

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Train, line 5 tram  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Manchester Victoria
  2. Take the line 5 tram from Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) to Oldham King Street (Manchester Metrolink) 5

$10 - $15

Cheapest option

Line 33 bus, line 83 bus  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the line 33 bus from Wigan, Wallgate to Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Dawsons) 33
  2. Take the line 83 bus from Piccadilly Gardens, Oldham St (Oxfam) to Werneth, Lee St (O/S Park) 81A / ...

$10 - $12

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wigan to Oldham 26.2 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Wigan to Oldham 26.2 miles

$5 - $9

Uber  •  33 min

  1. Take an Uber from Wigan to Oldham 26.2 miles

$50 - $75

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Wigan to Oldham. However, there are services departing from Wigan, Wallgate and arriving at Werneth, Lee St (O/S Park) via Piccadilly Gardens, Oldham St (Oxfam). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

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The distance between Wigan and Oldham is 21 miles. The road distance is 26.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Wigan to Oldham without a car is to train and line 5 tram which takes 1 h 8 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to get from Wigan to Oldham, including transfers.

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Wigan to Oldham bus services, operated by Diamond, depart from Wigan, Wallgate station.

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Wigan to Oldham bus services, operated by First, arrive at Werneth, Lee St (O/S Park) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Wigan to Oldham is 26 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Wigan to Oldham.

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There are 837+ hotels available in Oldham. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Wigan to Oldham.
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  • Distance: 21.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 8 min

What companies run services between Wigan, England and Oldham, England?

You can take a bus from Wigan to Oldham via Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Dawsons) and Piccadilly Gardens, Oldham St (Oxfam) in around 1 h 56 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) to Oldham King Street (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Wigan to Oldham
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$45 - $65
UberX
$50 - $75
Assist
$50 - $75
Exec
$60 - $90
UberXL
$70 - $100
Taxi from Wigan to Oldham
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
New City Taxis
Phone
+44 1772 824000
Website
newcityviptaxis.com
Ace Ringway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1772 200200
Website
ace-ringwaytaxis.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk

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