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Manchester United vs Chelsea Ticket & Travel Guide

Manchester United vs Chelsea Tickets

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Old Trafford
Monday, 26th August 2013
Kick-off, 8pm

Man United vs Chelsea
Tickets and Travel Guide


Manchester United will play their first home match of the season against Jose Mourinho’s Chelsea, the date has now been confirmed as Monday 26th August, kick-off 8pm at the Old Trafford.

This match is scheduled to be broadcasted live on Sky Sports HD in the United Kingdom and by many television networks around with world.

If you are looking for a streaming link to watch on your desktop, click here.


Tickets for Manchester United vs Chelsea at Old Trafford is included to all those holding executive membership or season ticket holders.

The ballot for Manchester United One United members is now open. Click here if you have yet to apply on the Official website. The deadline for applications into the ballot is Monday 2nd August 2013 in which the ballot will take place straight away.

Once the ballot is done, tickets may come availaible through our ticket exchange forum or through our ticketing twitter account, so please keep checking both if you are after tickets for this game.


If you are traveling from further afield or looking for to make your match day experience extra special then the Official Manchester United ticket and hotel options are available through Thomas Cook Sport

For this match, Manchester United vs Chelsea hospitality and hotel packages are still available. Various packages include a match ticket within the Manchester United fans section, match programmes, stadium & museum tour and a night in a luxury hotel in the heart of Manchester.

Click here to see what hotels and packages are available for you to book. Enjoy your experience.



If you are traveling to Manchester from outside the area then there are various ways on getting to Old Trafford. National Express have various coaches running direct to Manchester from all over the United Kingdom, prices start off from £5, click here to find the best price and book you match day travel.


The cheapest way to travel by train for Manchester United vs Chelsea in the Premier League is to book your return journey in advance and have your tickets delivered by Virgin Trains. Use our train widget below to find out the cheapest journey and book online before the prices rise.

Purchasing two timed singles often works out up to 60% cheaper than an return ticket, so see what times are available for you to travel.



The biggest hotel chain in the UK is Premier Inn, they have over 20 locations in and around Manchester with all reasonable on pricing, the earlier you book the cheaper you will pay. Below are the closet hotels to Old Trafford that are currently offering good rates. Click links and search.

Old Trafford, Distance 0.3 miles
Salford Quays, Distance 1.5 miles
Deansgate, Distance 1.8 miles
Manchester Central, Distance 1.9 miles
City Centre, Distance 2.1 miles

Click here to see more hotels in and around London for the match.


Leading UK hotel firm Travelodge are offering some really cheap rates for this game in and around Manchester if fancy staying the night of the game or making a weekend of it. Click locations below and search to see availability for your required stay.

Salford Quays, Distance 0.9 miles
Manchester Central, Distance 1.8 miles
Manchester Upper Brook, Distance 2.0 miles
Central Arena, Distance 2.2 miles
Sport City, Distance 3.3 miles

Click here to see more hotels in and around Manchester for the match.


If you are interested in making it a special weekend and would like to stay in the luxury of the Hilton Hotel, then they currently have some fantastic offers. Click here to search for your luxury hotel room.


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6 replies on “Manchester United vs Chelsea Ticket & Travel Guide”

I am wondering if you can assist.

I am travelling to the Uk from South Africa and have booked to see the United Chelsea game which they have moved to the 26th of August.

We understand the Game is on at 8 and need to get back to London after the game.Can you help us get back from Manchester to London as we have a flight the next day at 07:25

Please Can you assist.


Sarit Yudelowitz

I am traveling to UK from China. I failed in the ballot and I really need the ticket against Chelsea.Contact me by email:[email protected] Membership No.:3778884
Thank you very much.
Tianyi Sheng

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