There are 5 ways to get from York to Oldham by train, tram, bus 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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Train, line 5 tram  •  1 h 41 min

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

$31 - $43

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from York, Rougier Street (Central Interchange) to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) Zap
  2. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Chadderton National Express

$15 - $21

3 alternative options

Train, line 184 bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from York to Huddersfield
  2. Take the line 184 bus from Huddersfield Town Centre, Bus Station (Huddersfield Bus Station) to Oldham, King St (Property 33) 184

$21 - $29

Train  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from York to Halifax
  2. Take the train from Halifax to Rochdale

$25 - $37

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from York to Oldham 64.2 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from York to Oldham is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from York to Oldham is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from York to Oldham. However, there are services departing from York, Rougier Street (Central Interchange) and arriving at Chadderton via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 7 min.

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The distance between York and Oldham is 51 miles. The road distance is 64.2 miles.

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The best way to get from York to Oldham without a car is to train and line 5 tram which takes 1 h 41 min and costs £23 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to get from York to Oldham, including transfers.

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York to Oldham bus services, operated by Yorkshire Coastliner, depart from York, Rougier Street (Central Interchange) station.

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The best way to get from York to Oldham is to bus which takes 2 h 7 min and costs £11 - £16. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £18 - £29 and takes 2 h 44 min.

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Map of how to get from York to Oldham.
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  • Distance: 51.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 41 min

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

You can take a bus from York to Oldham via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) and Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street in around 2 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from York to Oldham via Halifax, Rochdale, and Rochdale Railway Station (Manchester Metrolink) in around 2 h 44 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from York to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Train from York to Huddersfield
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
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
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from York to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Halifax to Rochdale
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Yorkshire Coastliner
Phone
01653 692 556
Email
hello@coastliner.co.uk
Website
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from York, Rougier Street (Central Interchange) to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Chadderton
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com

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