There are 4 ways to get from Burnley to Trafford Centre by train, tram, bus, taxi or car

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, line 5 tram, line 250 bus  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Burnley Manchester Road to Manchester Victoria
  2. Take the line 5 tram from Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink) 5
  3. Take the line 250 bus from Trafford Bar to Dumplington, The Trafford Centre 250 / ...

$16 - $22

Cheapest option

Bus, line 250 bus  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Burnley, Mechanics Institute (Manchester Road) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) X43
  2. Take the line 250 bus from Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Portland Tower) to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station 250

$14

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Burnley to Trafford Centre 32.1 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Burnley to Trafford Centre 32.1 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Burnley to Trafford Centre is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Burnley to Trafford Centre is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 34 min.

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The distance between Burnley and Trafford Centre is 23 miles. The road distance is 32.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 23 min to get from Burnley to Trafford Centre, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Burnley to Trafford Centre station. However, there are services departing from Burnley, Mechanics Institute (Manchester Road) and arriving at intu Trafford Centre Bus Station via Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Portland Tower). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

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

You can take a bus from Burnley to Trafford Centre via Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) and Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Portland Tower) in around 1 h 56 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 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 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Portland Tower) to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
The Burnley Bus Company
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Burnley, Mechanics Institute (Manchester Road) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House)
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Burnley to Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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