There are 7 ways to get from Wigan to Old Trafford by train, bus, tram, taxi, car or towncar

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Train, line 50 bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Wigan North Western to Salford Crescent
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Salford Crescent Stn to The Lowry, Huron Basin 50

$11 - $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

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Line 132 bus  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 132 bus from Wigan, Wallgate (Waverleys) to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station 132

$9

Line 540 bus, line 37 bus  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the line 540 bus from Wigan, Wallgate to Bolton Interchange 540
  2. Take the line 37 bus from Bolton Interchange to Manchester City Centre, Mosley St (Toni & Guy) 37

$12 - $13

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

$50 - $70

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

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Wigan to Old Trafford. However, there are services departing from Wigan, Wallgate (Waverleys) and arriving at Old Trafford, Warwick Road (Bishop Blaize) via intu Trafford Centre Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 37 min.

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The distance between Wigan and Old Trafford is 15 miles. The road distance is 24.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Wigan to Old Trafford without a car is to train and line 50 bus which takes 1 h 9 min and costs £8 - £11.

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It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to get from Wigan to Old Trafford, including transfers.

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Wigan to Old Trafford bus services, operated by Diamond, depart from Wigan, Wallgate (Waverleys) station.

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Wigan to Old Trafford bus services, operated by Diamond, arrive at intu Trafford Centre Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Wigan to Old Trafford is 25 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Wigan to Old Trafford.

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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 Wigan to Old Trafford.
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  • Distance: 15.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 9 min

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

Diamond operates a bus from Wigan to Old Trafford hourly. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wigan North Western to Salford Crescent
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Wigan Wallgate to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
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 Salford Crescent Stn to The Lowry, Huron Basin
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Wigan, Wallgate to Bolton Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Diamond
Phone
0121 322 2222
Email
comments@diamondbuses.com
Website
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Wigan, Wallgate (Waverleys) to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Wigan to Old Trafford
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$40 - $60
UberX
$50 - $70
Assist
$50 - $70
Exec
$60 - $85
UberXL
$70 - $95
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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