There are 5 ways to get from Accrington to Trafford Centre by train, tram, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, line 5 tram, line 250 bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Accrington to Manchester Victoria
  2. Take the line 5 tram from Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink) 5
  3. Take the line 250 bus from Trafford Bar to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station 250

$17 - $24

Cheapest option

Bus, line 250 bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Accrington, Infant Street (Post Office) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) X41
  2. Take the line 250 bus from Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Portland Tower) to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station 250

$14

3 alternative options

Line 464 bus, bus, line 250 bus  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 464 bus from Accrington, Infant Street (Post Office) to Rawtenstall, Bus Station 464
  2. Take the bus from Rawtenstall, Bank Street (RAWTENSTALL Bank Street) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) X43
  3. Take the line 250 bus from Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Portland Tower) to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station 250

$17

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Accrington to Trafford Centre 26.6 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Accrington to Trafford Centre 26.6 miles

$5 - $9

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Accrington to Trafford Centre is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Accrington to Trafford Centre is to taxi which costs £70 - £90 and takes 29 min.

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The distance between Accrington and Trafford Centre is 20 miles. The road distance is 26.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Accrington to Trafford Centre, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Accrington to Trafford Centre station. However, there are services departing from Accrington, Infant Street (Post Office) and arriving at intu Trafford Centre Bus Station via Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Portland Tower). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Accrington to Trafford Centre is 27 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Accrington to Trafford Centre.

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  • Distance: 20 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 35 min

What companies run services between Accrington, England and Trafford Centre, England?

You can take a bus from Accrington to Trafford Centre via Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) and Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Portland Tower) in around 2 h 3 min.

Train operators
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 Trafford Bar to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Portland Tower) to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
The Blackburn Bus Compan
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Accrington, Infant Street (Post Office) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House)
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Rossendale Transport
Phone
01706 390520
Email
getintouch@rossobus.com
Website
rossobus.com
Bus from Accrington, Infant Street (Post Office) to Rawtenstall, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
rossobus.com
The Burnley Bus Company
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Rawtenstall, Bank Street (RAWTENSTALL Bank Street) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Accrington to Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
29 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

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