Travel within United Kingdom is: Partially open. See details.

Need a hotel room in Trafford Park?

Book now

There are 6 ways to get from Big Ben to Trafford Park by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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

Train  •  3h 35m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly

£71 - £248

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6h 48m

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express

£12 - £18

4 alternative options

Bus via London Finchley Road  •  6h 14m

  1. Take the bus from London Finchley Road to Manchester Uk023

£18 - £24

Drive  •  3h 28m

  1. Drive from Big Ben to Trafford Park 202.6 miles

£30 - £45

Subway to London Heathrow, fly, bus  •  4h 3m

  1. Take the subway from Westminster station to Paddington station
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Deansgate Station to Trafford Park, Lake Road

£58 - £201

Train to Southampton, fly  •  4h 58m

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN

£90 - £327

Big Ben to Trafford Park by walk, subway, train and tram

The journey time between Big Ben and Trafford Park is around 3h 16m and covers a distance of around 190 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 49m. Operated by London Underground (Tube), Avanti West Coast and Metrolink, the Big Ben to Trafford Park service departs from Big Ben and arrives in Parkway. Typically 214 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3h 16m
Fastest journey time:
2h 49m
Journey distance:
190 miles
Services per week:
214
Cheapest price:
£71
Carbon emissions:
15 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:02
Last service departs at:
21:48

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Big Ben to Trafford Park walk, subway, train and tram schedules

Big Ben → Trafford Park
Partially open

Travel safe during COVID-19

Rules to follow in United Kingdom

1m

Regional advice

Regional advice

Travel within United Kingdom

Nationwide control measures in place

COVID-19 help in United Kingdom

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 111

Frequently Asked Questions


There are currently travel restrictions within United Kingdom.

Explore options for future travel

Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

Explore travel options

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

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Trafford Park is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Trafford Park is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: UK Government.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Big Ben to Trafford Park is to bus which costs £12 - £18 and takes 6h 48m.

More details

The fastest way to get from Big Ben to Trafford Park is to drive which takes 3h 28m and costs £30 - £45.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Big Ben to Trafford Park. However, there are services departing from Westminster, Parliament Square and arriving at Trafford Park, Lake Road via London Victoria Coach Station and Piccadilly Gardens. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 48m.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Big Ben station to Trafford Park. However, there are services departing from Embankment station and arriving at Parkway via London Euston, Piccadilly and Cornbrook. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 35m.

More details

The distance between Big Ben and Trafford Park is 166 miles. The road distance is 202.6 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Big Ben to Trafford Park without a car is to train which takes 3h 35m and costs £70 - £250.

More details

It takes approximately 3h 35m to get from Big Ben to Trafford Park, including transfers.

More details

Big Ben to Trafford Park bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Victoria Coach Station.

More details

Big Ben to Trafford Park train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from London Euston station.

More details

The best way to get from Big Ben to Trafford Park is to train which takes 3h 35m and costs £70 - £250. Alternatively, you can bus via London Finchley Road, which costs £18 - £24 and takes 6h 14m.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Big Ben to Trafford Park.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 165.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 35m

What companies run services between Big Ben, England and Trafford Park, England?

Avanti West Coast operates a train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly hourly. Tickets cost £65 - £240 and the journey takes 2h 7m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from London Finchley Road to Manchester 5 times a day. Tickets cost £14 - £18 and the journey takes 4h 25m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £300
Eastern Airways
Website
easternairways.com
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£70 - £210
Blue Islands Limited
Website
blueislands.com
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£45 - £140
Train operators
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Westminster station to Paddington station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London Finchley Road to Manchester
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
National Express
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Deansgate Station to Trafford Park, Lake Road
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach Manchester

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

Search flights

Big Ben to Trafford Park bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St.

More details

Big Ben to Trafford Park train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Manchester Piccadilly station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Big Ben to Trafford Park is 203 miles. It takes approximately 3h 28m to drive from Big Ben to Trafford Park.

Get driving directions

British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport.

Search flights

There are 366+ hotels available in Trafford Park. Prices start at £75 per night.

More details