There are 6 ways to get from Salford Central to Old Trafford by bus, tram, taxi, towncar or foot

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Recommended option

Bus, line 2 tram  •  24 min

  1. Take the bus from Salford Stn (Railway Bridge) to Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Art Gallery) 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  •  29 min

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

$3

4 alternative options

Line 50 bus  •  43 min

  1. Take the line 50 bus from Salford Stn (Station) to The Lowry, Huron Basin 50

$4

Taxi  •  7 min

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

$15 - $18

Uber  •  7 min

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

$8 - $13

Walk  •  49 min

  1. Walk from Salford Central to Old Trafford 2.6 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Salford Central to Old Trafford is to bus which costs £2 and takes 29 min.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manchester City Centre, Deansgate Stn (Rail Station) station and arriving at Old Trafford, Warwick Road (Garage). Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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The distance between Salford Central and Old Trafford is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Salford Central to Old Trafford without a car is to bus and line 2 tram which takes 24 min and costs £5 - £8.

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It takes approximately 24 min to get from Salford Central to Old Trafford, including transfers.

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Salford Central to Old Trafford bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, arrive at Manchester City Centre, Deansgate Stn (Rail Station).

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Salford Central to Old Trafford bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, arrive at Old Trafford, Warwick Road (Garage) station.

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There are 787+ hotels available in Old Trafford. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Salford Central to Old Trafford.
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  • Distance: 2 miles
  • Duration: 24 min

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

Stagecoach Manchester operates a bus from Salford Central to Old Trafford every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 9 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 Stn (Railway Bridge) to Manchester City Centre, 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, Warwick Road (Garage)
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Salford Stn (Station) to The Lowry, Huron Basin
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Salford Central to Old Trafford
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$7 - $11
UberX
$8 - $13
Assist
$7 - $12
Exec
$13 - $19
UberXL
$15 - $21
Taxi from Salford Central to Old Trafford
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$15 - $18
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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