There are 7 ways to get from Stretford, Barton Road/Robin Hood (Shops) to Manchester Piccadilly Station by tram, bus, taxi, rideshare, 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.

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Line 2 tram  •  29 min

  1. Take the line 2 tram from Stretford (Manchester Metrolink) to Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) 2

$3 - $5

6 alternative options

Line 256 bus, line 2 tram  •  33 min

  1. Take the line 256 bus from Stretford, Robin Hood (Shops) to Trafford Bar 253 / ...
  2. Take the line 2 tram from Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink) to Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) 2 / ...

$5 - $7

Bus  •  34 min

  1. Take the bus from Stretford Arndale (Health Ctr) to Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Dawsons) 256 / ...

$4

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stretford, Barton Road/Robin Hood (Shops) to Manchester Piccadilly Station 4.7 miles

$19 - $24

Rideshare  •  47 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Stretford to Manchester 4.3 miles

$4

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Stretford, Barton Road/Robin Hood (Shops) to Manchester Piccadilly Station 4.7 miles

$10 - $16

Walk  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Walk from Stretford, Barton Road/Robin Hood (Shops) to Manchester Piccadilly Station 4.8 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stretford, Barton Road/Robin Hood (Shops) to Manchester Piccadilly Station is to bus which costs £3 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stretford, Barton Road/Robin Hood (Shops) to Manchester Piccadilly Station is to taxi which costs £15 - £18 and takes 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stretford Arndale (Health Ctr) and arriving at Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Dawsons). Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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The distance between Stretford, Barton Road/Robin Hood (Shops) and Manchester Piccadilly Station is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Stretford, Barton Road/Robin Hood (Shops) to Manchester Piccadilly Station without a car is to line 2 tram which takes 29 min and costs £2 - £4.

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The line 2 tram from Stretford (Manchester Metrolink) to Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) takes 20 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Stretford, Barton Road/Robin Hood (Shops) to Manchester Piccadilly Station bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, depart from Stretford Arndale (Health Ctr) station.

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Stretford, Barton Road/Robin Hood (Shops) to Manchester Piccadilly Station bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, arrive at Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Dawsons) station.

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There are 777+ hotels available in Manchester Piccadilly Station. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Stretford, Barton Road/Robin Hood (Shops) and Manchester Piccadilly Station. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Stretford, Barton Road/Robin Hood (Shops) to Manchester Piccadilly Station.
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  • Distance: 4.1 miles
  • Duration: 29 min

What companies run services between Stretford, Barton Road/Robin Hood (Shops), England and Manchester Piccadilly Station, England?

Stagecoach Manchester operates a bus from Stretford, Barton Road/Robin Hood (Shops) to Manchester Piccadilly Station every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 27 min. Diamond also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Stretford (Manchester Metrolink) to Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
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
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stretford, Robin Hood (Shops) to Trafford Bar
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stretford Arndale (Health Ctr) to Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Dawsons)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Diamond
Phone
0121 322 2222
Email
comments@diamondbuses.com
Website
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Stretford, Robin Hood (House 48) to Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Dawsons)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Stretford to Manchester
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Stretford, Barton Road/Robin Hood (Shops) to Manchester Piccadilly Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$9 - $14
UberX
$10 - $16
Assist
$10 - $15
Exec
$16 - $23
UberXL
$18 - $25
Taxi from Stretford, Barton Road/Robin Hood (Shops) to Manchester Piccadilly Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$19 - $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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