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

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Recommended option

Train, line 100 bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Salford Crescent
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Salford Crescent Stn to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station 100

$10 - $16

Cheapest option

Line 1 bus, bus  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Darwen Street to Bolton Interchange 1
  2. Take the bus from Bolton Interchange to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station 2 / ...

$9 - $13

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Bolton

$10 - $12

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Blackburn to Trafford Centre 32.6 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Blackburn to Trafford Centre 32.6 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Blackburn to Trafford Centre is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Blackburn to Trafford Centre is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Blackburn to Trafford Centre station. However, there are services departing from Blackburn Town Centre, Darwen Street and arriving at intu Trafford Centre Bus Station via Bolton Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 24 min.

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The distance between Blackburn and Trafford Centre is 20 miles. The road distance is 32.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Blackburn to Trafford Centre without a car is to train and line 100 bus which takes 1 h 25 min and costs £7 - £12.

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It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from Blackburn to Trafford Centre, including transfers.

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Blackburn to Trafford Centre bus services, operated by The Blackburn Bus Compan, depart from Blackburn Town Centre, Darwen Street station.

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The best way to get from Blackburn to Trafford Centre is to train which takes 1 h 36 min and costs £7 - £10. Alternatively, you can line 1 bus and bus, which costs £7 - £10 and takes 2 h 24 min.

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Blackburn to Trafford Centre bus services, operated by First, arrive at intu Trafford Centre Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Blackburn to Trafford Centre is 33 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Blackburn to Trafford Centre.

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There are 742+ hotels available in Trafford Centre. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Blackburn to Trafford Centre.
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  • Distance: 20.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 25 min

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

Northern Rail operates a train from Blackburn to Trafford Centre hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Blackburn to Trafford Centre via Bolton Interchange in around 2 h 24 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackburn to Salford Crescent
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackburn to Bolton
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Salford Crescent Stn to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Bolton Interchange to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
The Blackburn Bus Compan
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Darwen Street to Bolton Interchange
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Diamond
Phone
0121 322 2222
Email
comments@diamondbuses.com
Website
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Bolton Interchange to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
Other operators
Taxi from Blackburn to Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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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