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There are 5 ways to get from Ashton in Makerfield to Trafford Park by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from New Boston, Manor Road to Earlestown Bus Station
  2. Take the train from Earlestown to Eccles

4 alternative options

Line 559 bus, line 20 bus

  1. Take the line 559 bus from Ashton-in-Makerfield, The Gerard Centre to Bolton Interchange
  2. Take the line 20 bus from Bolton Interchange to Ladywell Metrolink Stop

Line 10 bus, line 126 bus

  1. Take the line 10 bus from Ashton-in-Makerfield, Ashton View to Leigh Bus Station
  2. Take the line 126 bus from Leigh Bus Station to The Trafford Centre Bus Station

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Ashton in Makerfield to Trafford Park

Drive

  1. Drive from Ashton in Makerfield to Trafford Park

Ashton in Makerfield to Trafford Park by bus, walk and train

The journey time between Ashton in Makerfield and Trafford Park is around 42 min and covers a distance of around 15 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 20 min. The fastest journey normally takes 24 min. Operated by Arriva Merseyside, Network Warrington, Huyton Travel and others, the Ashton in Makerfield to Trafford Park service departs from New Boston, Manor Road and arrives in Eccles. Typically 102 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
21 min
Layover time:
20 min
Total time:
42 min

Route information

Fastest journey time:
24 min
Journey distance:
15 miles
Services per week:
102
Cheapest price:
£6
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:23
Last service departs at:
22:38

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Ashton in Makerfield to Trafford Park bus, walk and train schedules

Ashton in Makerfield → Trafford Park
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Trafford Park is 111.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ashton in Makerfield to Trafford Park is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ashton in Makerfield to Trafford Park is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ashton in Makerfield to Trafford Park. However, there are services departing from Ashton-in-Makerfield, The Gerard Centre and arriving at Ladywell Metrolink Stop via Bolton Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 14m.

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It is 14 miles from Ashton in Makerfield to Trafford Park. It is approximately 23.2 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Ashton in Makerfield to Trafford Park without a car is to bus and train which takes 58 min and costs £6 - £12.

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It takes approximately 58 min to get from Ashton in Makerfield to Trafford Park, including transfers.

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Ashton in Makerfield to Trafford Park bus services, operated by Vision Bus, depart from Ashton-in-Makerfield, The Gerard Centre station.

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Ashton in Makerfield to Trafford Park bus services, operated by Diamond, arrive at Ladywell Metrolink Stop station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ashton in Makerfield to Trafford Park is 23 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Ashton in Makerfield to Trafford Park.

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Map of how to get from Ashton in Makerfield to Trafford Park.
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  • Distance: 13.6 miles
  • Duration: 58 min

What companies run services between Ashton in Makerfield, England and Trafford Park, England?

You can take a bus from Ashton in Makerfield to Trafford Park via Bolton Interchange in around 2h 14m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Network Warrington
Phone
01925 634296
Email
travelcentre@networkwarrington.co.uk
Website
warringtonsownbuses.co.uk
Bus from New Boston, Manor Road to Earlestown Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Network Warrington
Huyton Travel
Phone
0151 449 3868
Email
info@huytontravel.co.uk
Website
huytontravel.co.uk
Bus from New Boston, Manor Road to Earlestown Bus Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Huyton Travel
Hattons Travel
Phone
01744 811818
Email
info@hattonstravel.co.uk
Website
hattonstravel.co.uk
Bus from New Boston, Manor Road to Earlestown Bus Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
Hattons Travel
Vision Bus
Phone
01204 468288
Email
info@visionbus.co.uk
Website
visionbus.co.uk
Bus from Ashton-in-Makerfield, The Gerard Centre to Bolton Interchange
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Vision Bus
Diamond
Phone
0121 322 2222
Email
comments@diamondbuses.com
Website
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Bolton Interchange to Ladywell Metrolink Stop
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Diamond
Bus from Leigh Bus Station to The Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Diamond
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ashton-in-Makerfield, Ashton View to Leigh Bus Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
Stagecoach Manchester
Other operators
Taxi from Ashton in Makerfield to Trafford Park
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
£50 - £65
Rainbow Taxis
Phone
+44 1942 711 441

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