Hyde has good public transport connections to all parts of the surrounding area; call Traveline for more information on 0871 200 22 33. Hyde is connected well to the road network with the M67 connecting to the motorway network and the A57 leading to two transpennine passes, the Woodhead and the Snake.
- Broadbottom is a great village to visit: on the Manchester-Glossop train line, it's lovely destination for a picnic at the Lymefield/ Broadmills site (lots of industrial heritage there) and a good starting point for many walks.
Clarendon Square Shopping Centre caters for much of Hyde's retail with more shopping areas surrounding this center, although Hyde is surrounded by major shopping destinations such as Stockport, Manchester, Oldham, Ashton-under-Lyne and the Trafford Centre. The town centre features many well-known nationwide chain stores such as; Wm Morrison supermarkets, ASDA, B&Q, InStore and ALDI, as well as many independent retailers.
- Premier Inn (Manchester Hyde), Stockport Road, Mottram, Hyde, Cheshire, ☎ . From £59.99.