There are 5 ways to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Exchange Quay by tram, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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

Line 7 tram  •  16 min

  1. Take the line 7 tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Exchange Quay (Manchester Metrolink) 3 / ...

$2 - $4

4 alternative options

Line 250 bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the line 250 bus from Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Chinatown (Portland Tower) to Old Trafford, Wharfside Way/Matt Busby Way (Brick Warehouse) 250

$3

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Exchange Quay 3 miles

$13 - $17

Uber  •  5 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Exchange Quay 3 miles

$9 - $13

Walk  •  52 min

  1. Walk from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Exchange Quay 2.8 miles

What companies run services between Manchester Piccadilly Station, England and Exchange Quay, England?

Stagecoach Manchester operates a bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Exchange Quay every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 21 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Exchange Quay (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
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, Portland St/Chinatown (Portland Tower) to Old Trafford, Wharfside Way/Matt Busby Way (Brick Warehouse)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Exchange Quay
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$9 - $13
uberASSIST
$8 - $12
uberACCESS
$8 - $12
uberEXEC
$14 - $20
uberXL
$15 - $21
Taxi from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Exchange Quay
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$13 - $17
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Exchange Quay is 4 km.

The cheapest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Exchange Quay is to line 250 bus which costs £3 and takes 42 min.

The quickest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Exchange Quay is to taxi which takes 5 min and costs £10 - £13.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Chinatown (Portland Tower) and arriving at Old Trafford, Wharfside Way/Matt Busby Way (Brick Warehouse). Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

The line 7 tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Exchange Quay (Manchester Metrolink) takes 16 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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