There are 5 ways to get from Manchester Victoria to Old Trafford by tram, bus, taxi or foot
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Tram via Old Trafford, Warwick Road • 26 min
£3 - £7
Bus • 37 min
£2 - £4
3 alternative options
Tram • 32 min
£2 - £3
Taxi • 8 min
£11 - £13
Walk • 1h 3m
Manchester Victoria to Old Trafford by tram, bus and walk
The journey time between Manchester Victoria and Old Trafford is around 23 min and covers a distance of around 3 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 18 min. Operated by Metrolink, Stagecoach Manchester and Arriva North West, the Manchester Victoria to Old Trafford service departs from Victoria and arrives in Old Trafford. Typically 906 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Manchester Victoria to Old Trafford tram, bus and walk schedules
Departing Friday, August 6, 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Manchester Victoria to Old Trafford is to tram which costs £2 - £3 and takes 32 min.
The quickest way to get from Manchester Victoria to Old Trafford is to taxi which costs £11 - £13 and takes 8 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Piccadilly Gardens and arriving at Old Trafford, Warwick Road. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Victoria and arriving at Trafford Bar. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.
The distance between Manchester Victoria and Old Trafford is 3 miles.
The best way to get from Manchester Victoria to Old Trafford without a car is to tram via Old Trafford, Warwick Road which takes 26 min and costs £3 - £7.
It takes approximately 26 min to get from Manchester Victoria to Old Trafford, including transfers.
Manchester Victoria to Old Trafford bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, depart from Piccadilly Gardens station.
Manchester Victoria to Old Trafford train services, operated by Metrolink, depart from Victoria station.
Manchester Victoria to Old Trafford bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, arrive at Old Trafford, Warwick Road station.
What companies run services between Manchester Victoria, England and Old Trafford, England?
Metrolink operates a vehicle from Victoria to Trafford Bar every 10 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £3 and the journey takes 15 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach Manchester operates a bus from Piccadilly Gardens to Old Trafford, Warwick Road every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £4 and the journey takes 20 min. Arriva North West also services this route every 30 minutes.
Tram from Victoria to Trafford Bar
- Ave. Duration
- 15 min
- Every 10 minutes
- Estimated price
- £2 - £3
- Ave. Duration
- 8 min
- Estimated price
- £11 - £13
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Manchester Victoria to Old Trafford train services, operated by Metrolink, arrive at Trafford Bar station.
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