There are 7 ways to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Old Trafford by tram, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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Recommended option

Line 2 tram  •  24 min

  1. Take the line 2 tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink) 2 / ...

$6 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 7 tram  •  31 min

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

$2 - $4

5 alternative options

Line 250 bus  •  32 min

  1. Take the line 250 bus from Manchester City Centre, Hart St (Tuc Museum) to Old Trafford, Matt Busby Way (Brick Warehouse) 250

$3

Line 263 bus  •  32 min

  1. Take the line 263 bus from Manchester City Centre, Major St (Building 101) to Old Trafford, Warwick Road (Garage) 263

$3

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Old Trafford 3.8 miles

$16 - $20

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Old Trafford 3.8 miles

$9 - $14

Walk  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Walk from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Old Trafford 3.3 miles

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manchester City Centre, Hart St (Tuc Museum) and arriving at Old Trafford, Matt Busby Way (Brick Warehouse). Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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The distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Old Trafford is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Old Trafford without a car is to line 2 tram which takes 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 24 min to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Old Trafford, including transfers.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Old Trafford bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, depart from Manchester City Centre, Hart St (Tuc Museum) station.

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Manchester Piccadilly Station to Old Trafford bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, arrive at Old Trafford, Matt Busby Way (Brick Warehouse) station.

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There are 800+ hotels available in Old Trafford. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Old Trafford.
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  • Distance: 2.7 miles
  • Duration: 24 min

What companies run services between Manchester Piccadilly Station, England and Old Trafford, England?

Stagecoach Manchester operates a bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Old Trafford every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 19 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
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, Hart St (Tuc Museum) to Old Trafford, Matt Busby Way (Brick Warehouse)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Major St (Building 101) to Old Trafford, Warwick Road (Garage)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Old Trafford
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$8 - $12
UberX
$9 - $14
Assist
$8 - $13
Exec
$14 - $21
UberXL
$16 - $22
Taxi from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Old Trafford
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20
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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