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

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 6 tram  •  42 min

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

$4

5 alternative options

Line 255 bus, bus  •  58 min

  1. Take the line 255 bus from Trafford Bar to Manchester City Centre, Dickinson St (Hotel) 255 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Manchester Airport National Express / ...

$3 - $4

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

$40 - $65

Uber  •  12 min

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

$19 - $28

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

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The line 6 tram from Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink) to Manchester Airport (Manchester Metrolink) takes 42 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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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 58 min.

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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 (Hotel) and Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St in around 58 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink) to Manchester Airport (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 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 (Hotel)
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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
$19 - $28
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$16 - $24
UberX
$19 - $28
Assist
$19 - $27
Exec
$26 - $40
UberXL
$29 - $40
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
$40 - $65

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