There are 5 ways to get from Sale to Old Trafford 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  •  17 min

  1. Take the line 2 tram from Sale (Manchester Metrolink) to Old Trafford (Manchester Metrolink) 2 / ...

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Line 263 bus  •  20 min

  1. Take the line 263 bus from Sale, Washway Road/Marks and Spencer (Fitness Club) to Old Trafford, Chester Road/Warwick Road (Bishop Blaize) 263

$3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sale to Old Trafford 4.5 miles

$20 - $24

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Sale to Old Trafford 4.5 miles

$11 - $16

Walk  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Walk from Sale to Old Trafford 3.4 miles

What companies run services between Sale, England and Old Trafford, England?

Arriva North West operates a bus from Sale to Old Trafford every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 15 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Sale (Manchester Metrolink) to Old Trafford (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Sale, Washway Road/Marks and Spencer (Fitness Club) to Old Trafford, Chester Road/Warwick Road (Bishop Blaize)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sale to Old Trafford
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$11 - $16
uberASSIST
$10 - $15
uberACCESS
$9 - $14
uberEXEC
$19 - $26
uberXL
$19 - $27
Taxi from Sale to Old Trafford
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$20 - $24
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Sale to Old Trafford?

The distance between Sale and Old Trafford is 5 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Sale to Old Trafford?

The cheapest way to get from Sale to Old Trafford is to line 263 bus which costs £3 and takes 20 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Sale to Old Trafford?

The quickest way to get from Sale to Old Trafford is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs £14 - £18.

Is there a direct bus between Sale and Old Trafford?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sale, Washway Road/Marks and Spencer (Fitness Club) and arriving at Old Trafford, Chester Road/Warwick Road (Bishop Blaize). Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

How long does it take to get from Sale to Old Trafford?

The line 2 tram from Sale (Manchester Metrolink) to Old Trafford (Manchester Metrolink) takes 6 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.