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There are 6 ways to get from Trafford Bar to Manchester Airport (MAN) by tram, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 6 tram  •  42 min

  1. Take the line 6 tram from Trafford Bar to Manchester Airport 6

$4

5 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Trafford Bar to Manchester City Centre, Dickinson St 250 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Manchester Airport National Express / ...

$3 - $6

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Trafford Bar to Manchester Airport (MAN) 9.4 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Trafford Bar to Manchester Airport (MAN) 9.4 miles

$2 - $3

Towncar  •  12 min

  1. Take a town car from Trafford Bar to Manchester Airport 9.4 miles

$45 - $65

Uber  •  12 min

  1. Take an Uber from Trafford Bar to Manchester Airport (MAN) 9.4 miles

$20 - $29

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Trafford Bar to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Trafford Bar to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to taxi which costs £27 - £35 and takes 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Trafford Bar to Manchester Airport (MAN). However, there are services departing from Trafford Bar and arriving at Manchester Airport via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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The distance between Trafford Bar and Manchester Airport (MAN) is 7 miles. The road distance is 9.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Trafford Bar to Manchester Airport (MAN) without a car is to line 6 tram which takes 42 min and costs £3.

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The line 6 tram from Trafford Bar to Manchester Airport takes 42 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Trafford Bar to Manchester Airport (MAN) bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, depart from Trafford Bar station.

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Trafford Bar to Manchester Airport (MAN) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Trafford Bar to Manchester Airport (MAN) is 9 miles. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Trafford Bar to Manchester Airport (MAN).

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Map of how to get from Trafford Bar to Manchester Airport (MAN).
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  • Distance: 6.8 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

What companies run services between Trafford Bar, England and Manchester Airport (MAN), England?

You can take a bus from Trafford Bar to Manchester Airport (MAN) via Manchester City Centre, Dickinson St and Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St in around 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Trafford Bar to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Trafford Bar to Manchester City Centre, Dickinson St
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Stagecoach Manchester
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Trafford Bar to Manchester City Centre, Dickinson St
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
National Express
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Trafford Bar to Manchester Airport (MAN)
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$17 - $25
UberX
$20 - $29
Assist
$19 - $28
Exec
$27 - $40
UberXL
$30 - $45
Taxi from Trafford Bar to Manchester Airport (MAN)
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Trafford Bar to Manchester Airport
Estimated price
$45 - $65

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