Old Trafford Metrolink Tram Stop

This Metrolink tram stop is situated in the Old Trafford area of Stretford. It is popular with sports fans travelling to matches at Manchester United’s Old Trafford football stadium and the Old Trafford cricket ground.

Old Trafford Metrolink Tram Stop is served by the Altrincham - Bury Service (Monday to Saturday daytime) and the Altrincham - Piccadilly Service. The journey time from Manchester city centre (e.g. Piccadilly, Deansgate-Castlefield) is about ten minutes.

Entrance to Old Trafford Metrolink Station on Brian Statham Way (Warwick Road), next to the cricket ground
Entrance to Old Trafford Metrolink Station on Brian Statham Way (Warwick Road), next to the cricket ground

Facilities at the stop include ticket machines and cycle lockers. There is no Metrolink park-and-ride car park here (the nearest is at Stretford).

Tram at Old Trafford Metrolink Station
Tram at Old Trafford Metrolink Station

The stop is located on Brian Stratham Way (a section of Warwick Road renamed after the famous Lancashire cricket play). It’s right next to the cricket ground. Manchester United’s ground is a little further but can be reached on foot in under ten minutes. Simply exit the station and walk up Warwick Road.

Manchester United supporters at Old Trafford Metrolink Station
Manchester United supporters at the station

Old Trafford is not the only Metrolink stop that is convenient for travelling to Manchester United. Wharfside, Imperial War Museum, Trafford Bar and Exchange Quay are also close by.

Adjacent stops are Trafford Bar and Stretford.

Until 1991, the stop was a train station called Warwick Road. It reopened as a tram stop in 1992.

Facilities at Old Trafford

Passenger facilities at Old Trafford Metrolink are summarised below.

FacilityDetails
Information ScreensYes
Disabled ToiletsNo
LiftsNo
RampsYes
Step-free Access To PlatformsYes
Number of Car Parking Spaces0
Number of Cycle Lockers5
Number of Cycle Stands0
Taxi RankNo
ToiletsNo
WiFiNo
Manned Ticket OfficeNo
Ticket MachinesYes

Facility information last updated on Thursday 1st of July 2021.

Map

Map showing location of Old Trafford Metrolink Tram Stop.

Map showing location of Old Trafford Metrolink Tram Stop

Details

Old Trafford Metrolink Tram Stop

Address and postcode
Warwick Road
Manchester
Greater Manchester
United Kingdom
M16 0PX

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