There are 4 ways to get from Burnley to Old Trafford by train, tram, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, line 5 tram  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Burnley Manchester Road to Manchester Victoria
  2. Take the line 5 tram from Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink) 5

$12 - $18

3 alternative options

Bus, line 250 bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Burnley, Mechanics Institute (Manchester Road) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) X43
  2. Take the line 250 bus from Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Portland Tower) to Old Trafford, Matt Busby Way (Brick Warehouse) 250

$12

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Burnley to Old Trafford 34.2 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Burnley to Old Trafford 34.2 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Burnley to Old Trafford is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Burnley to Old Trafford is to taxi which costs £90 - £120 and takes 39 min.

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The distance between Burnley and Old Trafford is 23 miles. The road distance is 34.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from Burnley to Old Trafford, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Burnley to Old Trafford. However, there are services departing from Burnley, Mechanics Institute (Manchester Road) and arriving at Old Trafford, Matt Busby Way (Brick Warehouse) via Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Portland Tower). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Burnley to Old Trafford.
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  • Distance: 22.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 18 min

What companies run services between Burnley, England and Old Trafford, England?

You can take a bus from Burnley to Old Trafford via Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House), Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Portland Tower), and Old Trafford, Matt Busby Way (Brick Warehouse) in around 1 h 40 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
The Burnley Bus Company
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Burnley, Mechanics Institute (Manchester Road) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House)
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Portland Tower) to Old Trafford, Matt Busby Way (Brick Warehouse)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Burnley to Old Trafford
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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