There are 5 ways to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Albert Square by bus, tram, taxi or foot

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Recommended option

Bus  •  9 min

  1. X43 / ...

$3

4 alternative options

Line 7 tram  •  10 min

  1. 2 / ...

$2 - $4

Line 3 bus  •  13 min

  1. 3

$2 - $3

Taxi  •  2 min

  1. 1 miles

$7 - $9

Walk  •  16 min

  1. 4545 feet

Questions & Answers

The distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Albert Square is 1 km.

The cheapest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Albert Square is to bus which costs £2 and takes 9 min.

The quickest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Albert Square is to taxi which takes 2 min and costs £5 - £7.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) and arriving at Manchester City Centre, John Dalton St/St James Square (Hair Salon). Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 min.

The bus from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) to Manchester City Centre, John Dalton St/St James Square (Hair Salon) takes 3 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

What companies run services between Manchester Piccadilly Station, England and Albert Square, England?

The Burnley Bus Company operates a bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Albert Square every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 3 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to St Peter's Square (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 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 Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) to Manchester City Centre, John Dalton St/St James Square (Hair Salon)
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Chinatown (Portland Tower) to Manchester City Centre, John Dalton St/St James Square (Hair Salon)
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
The Blackburn Bus Compan
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) to Manchester City Centre, John Dalton St/St James Square (Hair Salon)
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Albert Square
Ave. Duration
2 min
Estimated price
$7 - $9
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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