There are 3 ways to get from Birmingham New Street Station to Old Trafford by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly

$51 - $77

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express

$14 - $17

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham New Street Station to Old Trafford 89.2 miles

$19 - $28

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The cheapest way to get from Birmingham New Street Station to Old Trafford is to bus which costs £10 - £14 and takes 3 h.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham New Street Station to Old Trafford is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham New Street Station station to Old Trafford. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and arriving at Old Trafford, Matt Busby Way (Brick Warehouse) via Manchester City Centre, Hart St (Tuc Museum). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h.

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The distance between Birmingham New Street Station and Old Trafford is 70 miles. The road distance is 89.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham New Street Station to Old Trafford without a car is to train which takes 2 h and costs £35 - £60.

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It takes approximately 2 h to get from Birmingham New Street Station to Old Trafford, including transfers.

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Birmingham New Street Station to Old Trafford bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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The best way to get from Birmingham New Street Station to Old Trafford is to train which takes 2 h and costs £35 - £60. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £14 and takes 3 h.

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Birmingham New Street Station to Old Trafford bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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Yes, the driving distance between Birmingham New Street Station to Old Trafford is 89 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to drive from Birmingham New Street Station to Old Trafford.

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There are 787+ hotels available in Old Trafford. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham New Street Station to Old Trafford.
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  • Distance: 70.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h

What companies run services between Birmingham New Street Station, England and Old Trafford, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Birmingham New Street Station to Old Trafford hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $75 and the journey takes 1 h 26 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Birmingham New Street Station to Old Trafford every 2 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com

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