Getting here

Getting to the hospital

We are situated on the outskirts of Ashton-under- Lyne, 1.6 miles from the town centre.

Using a Sat Nav? the address is: Mellor Road via Darnton Road, postcode: OL6 9RW.


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Travelling by car

To access the hospital by car using a sat nav, the address is Mellor Road via Darnton Road, with the postcode OL6 6RW. If coming by car, take exit 23 off the M60 Manchester Ring Road and follow the A635 towards Ashtonunder- Lyne. Once in the centre of Ashton-under-Lyne take the A670, (Mossley Road). Tameside Hospital is situated on Mellor Road, off Darnton Road and is clearly sign posted.

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Travelling by bus

There are currently two bus stops on the hospital site:

  • Hartshead South
    Location: facing the Ethero building near the main Hartshead South entrance
    Bus services: 217, 218 & 231
  • Hartshead North (stop c)
    Location: near the Hartshead North entrance, opposite the multi-story car park
    Bus services: 217, 218, 220, 231, 239, 350, 387, 389, s50. 408 (evenings, Sundays & public holidays only)

View the Bus Timetable or contact GMPTE Travel Line Passenger Enquiry Unit on 0161 228 7811 for further information

Travelling by train

There are two train stations within reasonable distance of the hospital. Ashton-under-Lyne station is accessible via Manchester Victoria, and Stalybridge station is accessible from Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Victoria and Manchester Oxford Road stations. For details of train times please contact 08457 484950 or visit: Network Rail Journey Planner

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Getting here

Using a Sat Nav

the address is:
Mellor Road
via Darnton Road,
postcode: OL6 6RW.

Bus services

217, 218, 220, 231, 239, 350, 387, 389, s50. 408

Taxi service

Ring: 0161 330 2090 A free-phone taxi phone is situated opposite the pharmacy in Hartshead South building.

Maps

Streetmap of the hospital
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