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

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Bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the bus from Altrincham Interchange to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station 247 / ...

$3 - $5

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Altrincham to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Urmston

$7 - $12

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Altrincham to Trafford Centre 7.8 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Altrincham to Trafford Centre 7.8 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  13 min

  1. Take an Uber from Altrincham to Trafford Centre 7.8 miles

$17 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from Altrincham to Trafford Centre is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Altrincham to Trafford Centre is to taxi which costs £23 - £28 and takes 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Altrincham Interchange and arriving at intu Trafford Centre Bus Station station. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 54 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Altrincham to Trafford Centre. However, there are services departing from Altrincham and arriving at Urmston via Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Oxford Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 11 min.

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The distance between Altrincham and Trafford Centre is 5 miles. The road distance is 7.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Altrincham to Trafford Centre without a car is to bus which takes 54 min and costs £2 - £4.

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The bus from Altrincham Interchange to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station takes 54 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Altrincham to Trafford Centre bus services, operated by Arriva North West, depart from Altrincham Interchange station.

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Altrincham to Trafford Centre train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Altrincham station.

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The best way to get from Altrincham to Trafford Centre is to bus which takes 54 min and costs £2 - £4. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £5 - £9 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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Map of how to get from Altrincham to Trafford Centre.
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  • Distance: 5.5 miles
  • Duration: 54 min

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

Arriva North West operates a bus from Altrincham to Trafford Centre every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 54 min. Manchester Community Transport also services this route every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Altrincham to Trafford Centre via Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Oxford Road in around 1 h 11 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Altrincham to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Urmston
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Altrincham Interchange to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Manchester Community Transport
Phone
0161 946 9255
Email
info@manct.org
Website
manct.org
Bus from Altrincham Interchange to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
manct.org
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Altrincham to Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $25
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uber.com
Access
$14 - $21
UberX
$17 - $25
Assist
$16 - $24
Exec
$24 - $35
UberXL
$26 - $40
Taxi from Altrincham to Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk

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Altrincham to Trafford Centre bus services, operated by Arriva North West, arrive at intu Trafford Centre Bus Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Altrincham to Trafford Centre is 8 miles. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Altrincham to Trafford Centre.

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