|Location Map ( geo)|
|Distance:||3.3 miles (5.3 km)|
|Meets:||A666, A56, A665, A576|
|Route outline (key)|
The A6044 is a short urban A-road within the M60.
It starts in Pendlebury on the A666 and heads east. In its first mile it crosses two railway lines, the disused Manchester, Bolton & Bury Canal and the River Irwell, before entering the suburbs of Prestwich.
The A6044 skirts the south of Prestwich, crossing the A56 at traffic lights en route, before crossing the A665 at traffic lights at a corner of Heaton Park. It now follows the southern edge of the park, ending on the A576 at another corner.