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

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Recommended option

Line 2 tram  •  28 min

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

$4 - $6

Cheapest option

Line 7 tram  •  32 min

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

$2 - $4

5 alternative options

Bus  •  32 min

  1. Take the bus from Old Trafford, Warwick Road (Bishop Blaize) to Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Dawsons) 255 / ...

$3

Line 250 bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the line 250 bus from Old Trafford, Sir Matt Busby Way (Ferguson Stand) to Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Dawsons) 250 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  7 min

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

$16 - $20

Uber  •  7 min

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

$8 - $14

Walk  •  1 h 2 min

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

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Old Trafford, Warwick Road (Bishop Blaize) and arriving at Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Dawsons). Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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

The best way to get from Old Trafford to Manchester Piccadilly Station without a car is to line 2 tram which takes 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 28 min to get from Old Trafford to Manchester Piccadilly Station, including transfers.

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Old Trafford to Manchester Piccadilly Station bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, depart from Old Trafford, Warwick Road (Bishop Blaize) station.

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Old Trafford to Manchester Piccadilly Station bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, arrive at Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Dawsons) station.

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There are 786+ hotels available in Manchester Piccadilly Station. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Old Trafford to Manchester Piccadilly Station.
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  • Distance: 2.7 miles
  • Duration: 28 min

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

Stagecoach Manchester operates a bus from Old Trafford to Manchester Piccadilly Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 20 min. Arriva North West also services this route every 20 minutes.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink) to Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Exchange Quay (Manchester Metrolink) to Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
17 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 Old Trafford, Warwick Road (Bishop Blaize) to Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Dawsons)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Old Trafford, Sir Matt Busby Way (Ferguson Stand) to Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Dawsons)
Ave. Duration
22 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 Old Trafford, Warwick Road (Bishop Blaize) to Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Dawsons)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Old Trafford to Manchester Piccadilly Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$8 - $12
UberX
$8 - $14
Assist
$8 - $13
Exec
$14 - $20
UberXL
$15 - $22
Taxi from Old Trafford to Manchester Piccadilly Station
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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