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There are 6 ways to get from Blackburn to Trafford Centre by train, tram, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, line 6 tram, line 250 bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Manchester Victoria
  2. Take the line 6 tram from Victoria to Trafford Bar 6 / ...
  3. Take the line 250 bus from Trafford Bar to Dumplington, The Trafford Centre 250

$14 - $21

Cheapest option

Line 1 bus, line 2 bus  •  2 h 22 min

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

$3 - $4

4 alternative options

Train, line 100 bus  •  1 h 30 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

Train, line 2 bus  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Blackburn to Bolton
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Bolton, Bridgeman Street to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station 2

$8 - $11

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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Blackburn to Trafford Centre is to line 1 bus and line 2 bus which costs £2 - £3 and takes 2 h 22 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, Interchange and arriving at intu Trafford Centre Bus Station via Bolton, Bridgeman Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 22 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 6 tram and line 250 bus which takes 1 h 29 min and costs £10 - £17.

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It takes approximately 1 h 29 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 Company, depart from Blackburn Town Centre, Interchange station.

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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 814+ hotels available in Trafford Centre. Prices start at $61 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 29 min

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

You can take a bus from Blackburn to Trafford Centre via Bolton Interchange and Bolton, Bridgeman Street in around 2 h 22 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackburn to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
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
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Victoria to Trafford Bar
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
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 to Dumplington, The Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Stagecoach Manchester
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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Bolton, Bridgeman Street to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
The Blackburn Bus Company
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Blackburn Town Centre, Interchange to Bolton Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
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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