There are 6 ways to get from Leeds to Old Trafford by train, bus, tram, taxi or car

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

Train  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Victoria

$20 - $29

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly/Portland St (Wetherspoons) Zap

$17

4 alternative options

Train, line 250 bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Oxford Road
  2. Take the line 250 bus from Manchester City Centre, Oxford Rd/Oxford Rd Stn (Palace Hotel) to Old Trafford, Wharfside Way/Matt Busby Way (Brick Warehouse) 250

$21 - $28

Train, line 5 tram  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Rochdale
  2. Take the line 5 tram from Rochdale Railway Station (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink) 5

$19 - $45

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leeds to Old Trafford 50 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Leeds to Old Trafford 50 miles

$10 - $16

Questions & Answers

The distance between Leeds and Old Trafford is 61 km. The road distance is 80 km.

The cheapest way to get from Leeds to Old Trafford is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 53 min.

The quickest way to get from Leeds to Old Trafford is to taxi which takes 53 min and costs £130 - £170.

No, there is no direct bus from Leeds to Old Trafford. However, there are services departing from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) and arriving at Old Trafford, Chester Road/Warwick Road (Garage) via Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 46 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to get from Leeds to Old Trafford, including transfers.

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

TransPennine Express operates a train from Leeds to Old Trafford every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $18 - $25 and the journey takes 50 min. Alternatively, Burnley & Pendle operates a bus from Leeds to Old Trafford every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $15 and the journey takes 1 h 18 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
Train from Leeds to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Leeds to Rochdale
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Rochdale Railway Station (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Oxford Rd/Oxford Rd Stn (Palace Hotel) to Old Trafford, Wharfside Way/Matt Busby Way (Brick Warehouse)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Burnley & Pendle
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly/Portland St (Wetherspoons)
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Leeds to Old Trafford
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Amber Cars
Phone
+44 113 202 2117
Website
taxileeds.co.uk
Royal Cars Leeds
Phone
+44 113 230 5000
Website
leeds-taxi.com

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