Stretford M16 0PX area


address: Talbot Rd, Stretford, Old Trafford M16 0PX, UK

The Emirates Old Trafford Stadium has become an iconic venue for cricket lovers and is the home of Lancashire Cricket Club, who have been playing at this ground for many decades. Why not make your visit to the ground into a longer b&b stay and explore Manchester and further afield. Staying longer also means you can enjoy a beer while watching the match and get safely back to your bed and breakfast accommodation or hotel room.

Map – Where is ?

How to get to the field


Name : Old Trafford Cricket Ground

Location : in the city’s Stretford area

Address : Lancashire County Cricket Club, Talbot Rd, Stretford M16 0PX, England

Train Transport

You can easily reach the stadium by taking a tram from either Manchester Piccadilly, Deansgate Castlefield or Victoria railway station.

Metrolink

Metrolink trams provide connections across the city. Metrolink runs from early morning til late in the evening.

Nearest Tram stop from the ground is Old Trafford.

Metroshuttle

Transport for Greater Manchester operates a free shuttle bus service which links the main train stations, car parks, shopping areas and businesses in the city centre. There are three circular routes to choose from. You can hop on and off as often as you like.

By Taxi

Emirates Old Trafford- Lancashire County Cricket Club is located 5 miles from Manchester City Centre (Piccadilly Gardens). Taxis from the City Centre normally cost around £10-£15.

Nearest Airport

Manchester International Airport is approximately 20 minutes away from the area.

Nearest Hotels : in the city’s Old Trafford, Stretford, Ordsall and Chorlton-cum-Hardy districts.

Opening times

Stadium opening times vary.

Club shop open Monday to Friday 10:00 to 18:00 and Saturday 09:00 to 17:00.

Some additional information: Cricket GroundsEngland and Wales Cricket Board

Find properties


The Emirates Old Trafford Ground is just a fifteen minute drive from the centre of Manchester, so stay in the heart of this bustling city, or select a hotel right next to the ground. Salford Quays, a glamorous development of residences and nightlife, is close to the cricket ground and another good place to look for hotels, a B&B or apartment accommodation. You can guarantee that you will find somewhere great to stay near the field. Nearby is Old Trafford football stadium, home of Manchester United F.C..

Anyway, if you want to extend your visit to Old Trafford cricket ground you are going to find good value deals in accommodation. You will find it easy to get budget rooms in Manchester or near to the ground. A quick search online will show a wide choice of properties, from discount hostels right up to luxury 5 star hotels, with swimming pools and parking. Manchester is a large city, so you will easily find cheap accommodation and great deals wherever you look.

About Manchester


Manchester, Lancashire has plenty of history and culture for visitors to enjoy. Extend your visit and explore Manchester’s industrial and Victorian past.

A visit to the Museum of Science and Industry will give you a good insight into Manchester’s rapid growth into today’s modern city, through the Industrial Revolution and the Victorian age. When you return from a day at the cricket, enjoy dining, drinking and dancing, as the city comes alive at night.

Head for the Disbury area with its mix of clubs and restaurants. The city is often called the birthplace of modern club culture with many bands, such as The Stone Roses and Oasis, having their roots here. Larger bands play at the local indoor arena, while other play for example at the Manchester Academy of the University.