There are 6 ways to get from Old Trafford to Manchester Piccadilly Station 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 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

4 alternative options

Line 256 bus  •  33 min

  1. Take the line 256 bus from Old Trafford, Warwick Road (Bishop Blaize) to Piccadilly Gardens 255 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  7 min

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

$17 - $21

Uber  •  7 min

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

$8 - $13

Walk  •  1 h 2 min

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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Old Trafford to Manchester Piccadilly Station is to line 256 bus which costs £3 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Old Trafford to Manchester Piccadilly Station is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs £12 - £16.

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The distance between Old Trafford and Manchester Piccadilly Station is 4 km.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Old Trafford, Warwick Road (Bishop Blaize) and arriving at Piccadilly Gardens. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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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 21 min.

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 Piccadilly Gardens
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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 - $13
Signup at
uber.com
uberACCESS
$8 - $12
uberX
$8 - $13
uberASSIST
$8 - $12
uberEXEC
$13 - $19
uberXL
$15 - $21
Taxi from Old Trafford to Manchester Piccadilly Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21
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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