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There are 7 ways to get from Prestwich to Salford Quays 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 1 tram, line 7 tram  •  42 min

  1. Take the line 1 tram from Prestwich to Cornbrook 1
  2. Take the line 7 tram from Cornbrook to Harbour City 7 / ...

$5 - $9

Cheapest option

Bus, line 250 bus  •  51 min

  1. Take the bus from Prestwich, Longfield Ctr to Manchester City Centre, Chinatown X43 / ...
  2. Take the line 250 bus from Manchester City Centre, Hart St to Old Trafford, Matt Busby Way 250

$3 - $5

5 alternative options

Line 4 tram, line 7 tram  •  44 min

  1. Take the line 4 tram from Prestwich to Piccadilly Gardens 4
  2. Take the line 7 tram from Piccadilly Gardens to Harbour City 7 / ...

$5 - $8

Line 1 tram  •  47 min

  1. Take the line 1 tram from Prestwich to Trafford Bar 1

$6 - $8

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Prestwich to Salford Quays 6 miles

$24 - $29

Uber  •  13 min

  1. Take an Uber from Prestwich to Salford Quays 6 miles

$13 - $20

Walk  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Walk from Prestwich to Salford Quays 5.3 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Prestwich to Salford Quays is to bus and line 250 bus which costs £2 - £4 and takes 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Prestwich to Salford Quays is to taxi which costs £18 - £22 and takes 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Prestwich to Salford Quays. However, there are services departing from Prestwich, Longfield Ctr and arriving at Old Trafford, Matt Busby Way via Manchester City Centre, Hart St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 51 min.

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The distance between Prestwich and Salford Quays is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Prestwich to Salford Quays without a car is to line 1 tram and line 7 tram which takes 42 min and costs £4 - £7.

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It takes approximately 42 min to get from Prestwich to Salford Quays, including transfers.

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Prestwich to Salford Quays bus services, operated by The Burnley Bus Company, depart from Prestwich, Longfield Ctr station.

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Prestwich to Salford Quays bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, arrive at Old Trafford, Matt Busby Way station.

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There are 845+ hotels available in Salford Quays. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Prestwich to Salford Quays.
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  • Distance: 4.2 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

What companies run services between Prestwich, England and Salford Quays, England?

You can take a bus from Prestwich to Salford Quays via Manchester City Centre, Chinatown and Manchester City Centre, Hart St in around 51 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Prestwich to Cornbrook
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Cornbrook to Harbour City
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Prestwich to Piccadilly Gardens
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Piccadilly Gardens to Harbour City
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Prestwich to Trafford Bar
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
The Burnley Bus Company
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Prestwich, Longfield Ctr to Manchester City Centre, Chinatown
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
The Blackburn Bus Company
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Prestwich, Longfield Ctr to Manchester City Centre, Chinatown
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Hart St to Old Trafford, Matt Busby Way
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Stagecoach Manchester
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Prestwich to Salford Quays
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$11 - $17
UberX
$13 - $20
Assist
$12 - $19
Exec
$20 - $28
UberXL
$21 - $30
Taxi from Prestwich to Salford Quays
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$24 - $29
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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