There are 7 ways to get from Altrincham to The Lowry by tram, bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 2 tram, line 7 tram  •  38 min

  1. Take the line 2 tram from Altrincham (Manchester Metrolink) to Cornbrook (Manchester Metrolink) 2 / ...
  2. Take the line 7 tram from Cornbrook (Manchester Metrolink) to MediaCityUK (Manchester Metrolink) 7 / ...

$5 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 2 tram  •  41 min

  1. Take the line 2 tram from Altrincham (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink) 2 / ...

$3 - $5

5 alternative options

Line 2 tram via MediaCityUK (Bridge)  •  41 min

  1. Take the line 2 tram from Altrincham (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink) 2 / ...

$5 - $8

Line 263 bus  •  53 min

  1. Take the line 263 bus from Altrincham Interchange to Old Trafford, Warwick Road (Bishop Blaize) 263

$4

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Altrincham to The Lowry 7.6 miles

$29 - $40

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Altrincham to The Lowry 7.6 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Altrincham to The Lowry 7.6 miles

$15 - $23

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Altrincham to The Lowry is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Altrincham to The Lowry is to taxi which costs £22 - £28 and takes 16 min.

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The distance between Altrincham and The Lowry is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 38 min to get from Altrincham to The Lowry, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Altrincham Interchange and arriving at Old Trafford, Warwick Road (Bishop Blaize). Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 34 min.

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What companies run services between Altrincham, England and The Lowry, England?

Arriva North West operates a bus from Altrincham to The Lowry every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 34 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Altrincham (Manchester Metrolink) to Cornbrook (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Cornbrook (Manchester Metrolink) to MediaCityUK (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Altrincham (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Altrincham Interchange to Old Trafford, Warwick Road (Bishop Blaize)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Altrincham to The Lowry
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Signup at
uber.com
uberACCESS
$14 - $21
uberX
$15 - $23
uberASSIST
$15 - $22
uberEXEC
$21 - $30
uberXL
$24 - $35
Taxi from Altrincham to The Lowry
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk

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