There are 6 ways to get from Wigan to Old Trafford by train, bus, tram, 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

Train, line 250 bus  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Manchester Oxford Road
  2. Take the line 250 bus from Manchester City Centre, Oxford Rd/Oxford Rd Stn (Palace Hotel) to Old Trafford, Wharfside Way/Matt Busby Way (Brick Warehouse) 250

$10 - $14

Cheapest option

Train, line 5 tram  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Wigan Wallgate to Manchester Victoria
  2. Take the line 5 tram from Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink) 5

$9 - $13

4 alternative options

Line 600 bus, bus  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 600 bus from Wigan, Wallgate/Clayton St to Leigh Bus Station 600 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Leigh Bus Station to Manchester City Centre, Oxford Rd/Oxford Rd Stn (Palace Hotel) V1

$12 - $14

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wigan to Old Trafford 24.6 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Wigan to Old Trafford 24.6 miles

$5 - $8

Uber  •  30 min

  1. Take an Uber from Wigan to Old Trafford 24.6 miles

$35 - $55

What companies run services between Wigan, England and Old Trafford, England?

You can take a bus from Wigan to Old Trafford via Leigh Bus Station, Manchester City Centre, Oxford Rd/Oxford Rd Stn (Palace Hotel), and Old Trafford, Wharfside Way/Matt Busby Way (Brick Warehouse) in around 2 h 17 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wigan Wallgate to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $9
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
13 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 Manchester City Centre, Oxford Rd/Oxford Rd Stn (Palace Hotel) to Old Trafford, Wharfside Way/Matt Busby Way (Brick Warehouse)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Wigan, Wallgate/Clayton St to Leigh Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Wigan to Old Trafford
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$35 - $55
uberASSIST
$35 - $55
uberACCESS
$40 - $60
uberEXEC
$60 - $85
uberXL
$70 - $100
Taxi from Wigan to Old Trafford
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
New City Taxis
Phone
+44 1772 824000
Website
newcityviptaxis.com
Ace Ringway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1772 200200
Website
ace-ringwaytaxis.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Wigan and Old Trafford is 25 km. The road distance is 39 km.

The cheapest way to get from Wigan to Old Trafford is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Wigan to Old Trafford is to taxi which takes 30 min and costs £65 - £85.

No, there is no direct bus from Wigan to Old Trafford. However, there are services departing from Wigan, Wallgate/Clayton St and arriving at Old Trafford, Wharfside Way/Matt Busby Way (Brick Warehouse) via Leigh Bus Station and Manchester City Centre, Oxford Rd/Oxford Rd Stn (Palace Hotel). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 17 min.

It takes approximately 53 min to get from Wigan to Old Trafford, including transfers.