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Travel by Train

Cheadle Hulme railway station is on the Manchester Piccadilly to Crewe & Stoke-on-Trent rail lines and is approximately a 12-minute walk away from School. Click here to view a map of the public pathways between the station and School.

The most direct route to walk is via the public footpath linking Heathbank Road with Waitrose by going past Hesketh Park or Haslemere Drive; alternatively using Mellor Road to reach Swann Lane and joining Hulme Hall Road or a quieter route via Hill Top Avenue towards Upton Avenue. Students from Cheadle Hulme School and also Cheadle Hulme High School frequently walk these routes at peak school-run times.

The 42B and 313 public bus services go via Cheadle Hulme railway station and the other public services dropping off in the local area pick up from other local train stations – including East Didsbury, Bramhall, Hazel Grove, Davenport, Handforth and Stockport railway stations.

Student Season Tickets

Cheadle Hulme School participates in the Under 16 educational season ticket scheme which over 40% discount on term time train tickets through Northern Rail. Application forms are available to pick up from Wilmslow, Sandbach, Poynton, Macclesfield, Holmes Chapel, Handforth, Congleton, Alderley Edge station ticket offices or you can download the form here.

Northern Rail Saver Scheme

There is a new initiative for 16-7 years olds, just launched, giving a 50% discount for all rail fares. There is a £30 payment upfront and students can buy tickets at all times without a minimum value. For further information visit