Duration 1h 51m
Distance 39.7 miles
Average price £17
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Formby and Trafford Centre takes 1h 51m and the fastest train takes 1h 32m. There is an hourly train service from Formby to Trafford Centre. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Formby
  2. Liverpool South Parkway
  3. Trafford Centre
1h 47m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£14 - £23

Formby to Trafford Centre train times

Trains run hourly between Formby and Trafford Centre. The earliest departure is at 07:13 in the morning, and the last departure from Formby is at 23:13 which arrives into Trafford Centre at 06:55. All services require a transfer at Liverpool South Parkway and take an average of 1h 51m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Formby to Trafford Centre. However, there are services departing from Formby and arriving at Urmston via Liverpool South Parkway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 47m.

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The distance between Formby and Trafford Centre is 30 miles. The road distance is 39.7 miles.

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Formby to Trafford Centre train services, operated by Merseyrail Electrics, depart from Formby station.

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Formby to Trafford Centre train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Urmston station.

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