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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 2 tram, line 250 bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the line 2 tram from Altrincham (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink) 2 / ...
  2. Take the line 250 bus from Trafford Bar, Chester Road/Trafford Bar to Dumplington, Barton Dock Rd/The Trafford Centre 250 / ...

$7 - $9

Cheapest option

Bus  •  52 min

  1. Take the bus from Altrincham Interchange to Trafford Centre, Trafford Boulevard/Old Barton Road (Golf Range) 245 / ...

$7

3 alternative options

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

$16 - $23

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 $7 and the journey takes 52 min. Manchester Community Transport also services this route every 4 hours.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Altrincham (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
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, Chester Road/Trafford Bar to Dumplington, Barton Dock Rd/The Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Altrincham Interchange to Trafford Centre, Trafford Boulevard/Old Barton Road (Golf Range)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Manchester Community Transport
Phone
0161 946 9255
Email
info@manct.org
Website
manct.org
Bus from Altrincham Interchange to Trafford Centre, Trafford Boulevard/Old Barton Road (Golf Range)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7
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
$16 - $23
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$16 - $23
uberASSIST
$15 - $22
uberACCESS
$15 - $22
uberEXEC
$25 - $35
uberXL
$27 - $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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Altrincham and Trafford Centre is 9 km. The road distance is 12 km.

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

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

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Altrincham Interchange and arriving at Trafford Centre, Trafford Boulevard/Old Barton Road (Golf Range). Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

It takes approximately 38 min to get from Altrincham to Trafford Centre, including transfers.