There are 7 ways to get from Didsbury to Salford Quays by tram, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 5 tram  •  13 min

  1. Take the line 5 tram from Didsbury Village (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink) 5

$3 - $5

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Line 5 tram, line 53 bus  •  33 min

  1. Take the line 5 tram from Didsbury Village (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink) 5
  2. Take the line 53 bus from Trafford Bar to The Lowry, Central Bay (Car Park) 53

$5 - $7

Line 50 bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the line 50 bus from Burnage, School Ln (House 500) to Salford Quays, Harbour City Tram Stop 50

$5

Bus, line 53 bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the bus from Didsbury, Whitechapel St (Co-Op Store) to Rusholme, Platt Ln (Platt Hall) 142 / ...
  2. Take the line 53 bus from Rusholme, Wilmslow Rd (Public House) to The Lowry, Central Bay (Car Park) 53

$5 - $7

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Didsbury to Salford Quays 5.7 miles

$23 - $28

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Didsbury to Salford Quays 5.7 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  12 min

  1. Take an Uber from Didsbury to Salford Quays 5.7 miles

$12 - $19

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Didsbury to Salford Quays is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Didsbury to Salford Quays is to taxi which costs £17 - £22 and takes 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Burnage, School Ln (House 500) and arriving at Salford Quays, Harbour City Tram Stop. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 56 min.

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The distance between Didsbury and Salford Quays is 5 miles. The road distance is 5.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Didsbury to Salford Quays without a car is to line 5 tram which takes 13 min and costs £2 - £4.

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The line 5 tram from Didsbury Village (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink) takes 13 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Didsbury to Salford Quays bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, depart from Burnage, School Ln (House 500) station.

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Didsbury to Salford Quays bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, arrive at Salford Quays, Harbour City Tram Stop station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Didsbury to Salford Quays is 6 miles. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Didsbury to Salford Quays.

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Map of how to get from Didsbury to Salford Quays.
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  • Distance: 4.6 miles
  • Duration: 13 min

What companies run services between Didsbury, England and Salford Quays, England?

Stagecoach Manchester operates a bus from Didsbury to Salford Quays every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 56 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Didsbury Village (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Trafford Bar to The Lowry, Central Bay (Car Park)
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
First
Bus from Didsbury, Whitechapel St (Co-Op Store) to Rusholme, Platt Ln (Platt Hall)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
First
Bus from Rusholme, Wilmslow Rd (Public House) to The Lowry, Central Bay (Car Park)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Burnage, School Ln (House 500) to Salford Quays, Harbour City Tram Stop
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Didsbury, Whitechapel St (Co-Op Store) to Rusholme, Platt Ln (Platt Hall)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Didsbury to Salford Quays
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$11 - $17
UberX
$12 - $19
Assist
$12 - $18
Exec
$18 - $26
UberXL
$20 - $29
Taxi from Didsbury to Salford Quays
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28
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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