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Recommended option

Bus, line 2 tram  •  23 min

  1. Take the bus from Salford, New Bailey St/Salford Stn (Railway Bridge) to Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Portland Buildings V1 / ...
  2. Take the line 2 tram from St Peter's Square (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink) 2 / ...

$7 - $10

Cheapest option

Bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Deansgate Stn (Rail Station) to Old Trafford, Chester Road/Warwick Road (Garage) 255 / ...

$3

4 alternative options

Line 50 bus  •  43 min

  1. Take the line 50 bus from Salford, New Bailey St/Salford Stn (Station) to The Lowry, The Quays/Huron Basin 50

$4

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Salford Central Station to Old Trafford 3.4 miles

$15 - $19

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Salford Central Station to Old Trafford 3.4 miles

$9 - $14

Walk  •  49 min

  1. Walk from Salford Central Station to Old Trafford 2.6 miles

Questions & Answers

The distance between Salford Central Station and Old Trafford is 3 km.

The cheapest way to get from Salford Central Station to Old Trafford is to bus which costs £2 and takes 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Salford Central Station to Old Trafford is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs £11 - £14.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manchester City Centre, Deansgate Stn (Rail Station) and arriving at Old Trafford, Chester Road/Warwick Road (Garage). Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

It takes approximately 23 min to get from Salford Central Station to Old Trafford, including transfers.

What companies run services between Salford Central Station, England and Old Trafford, England?

Stagecoach Manchester operates a bus from Salford Central Station to Old Trafford every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 10 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from St Peter's Square (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 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 Salford, New Bailey St/Salford Stn (Railway Bridge) to Manchester City Centre, Princess St/Chinatown (Art Gallery)
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Deansgate Stn (Rail Station) to Old Trafford, Chester Road/Warwick Road (Garage)
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Salford, New Bailey St/Salford Stn (Station) to The Lowry, The Quays/Huron Basin
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Salford Central Station to Old Trafford
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$9 - $14
uberASSIST
$9 - $13
uberACCESS
$8 - $13
uberEXEC
$15 - $22
uberXL
$16 - $23
Taxi from Salford Central Station to Old Trafford
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$15 - $19
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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