There are 6 ways to get from Buxton Station to Trafford Centre by train, bus, tram, 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 250 bus  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Buxton to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the line 250 bus from Trafford Bar, Chester Road/Trafford Bar to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station 250 / ...

$17 - $23

Cheapest option

Train, line 3 tram  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Buxton to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the line 3 tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Eccles (Manchester Metrolink) 3

$14 - $22

4 alternative options

Bus, line 250 bus  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Manchester City Centre, Manchester Central Coach Station Tp / ...
  2. Take the line 250 bus from Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Chinatown (Portland Tower) to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station 250

$14

Line 199 bus, bus  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the line 199 bus from Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Stockport, Exchange St/Royal Mail Office (Post Office) 199 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stockport Bus Station to Trafford Centre, Trafford Boulevard/Old Barton Road (Golf Range) 25 / ...

$14

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Buxton Station to Trafford Centre 30.4 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Buxton Station to Trafford Centre 30.4 miles

$6 - $10

What companies run services between Buxton Station, Derby, England and Trafford Centre, England?

You can take a bus from Buxton Station to Trafford Centre via Manchester City Centre, Manchester Central Coach Station and Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Chinatown (Portland Tower) in around 2 h 2 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Eccles (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
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, Chester Road/Trafford Bar to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Chinatown (Portland Tower) to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stockport Bus Station to Trafford Centre, Trafford Boulevard/Old Barton Road (Golf Range)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Manchester City Centre, Manchester Central Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Stockport, Exchange St/Royal Mail Office (Post Office)
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Manchester Community Transport
Phone
0161 946 9255
Email
info@manct.org
Website
manct.org
Bus from Stockport Bus Station to Trafford Centre, Trafford Boulevard/Old Barton Road (Golf Range)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
manct.org
Other operators
Taxi from Buxton Station to Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Buxton Station to Trafford Centre?

The distance between Buxton Station and Trafford Centre is 37 km. The road distance is 49 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Buxton Station to Trafford Centre?

The cheapest way to get from Buxton Station to Trafford Centre is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 44 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Buxton Station to Trafford Centre?

The quickest way to get from Buxton Station to Trafford Centre is to taxi which takes 44 min and costs £80 - £100.

Is there a direct bus between Buxton Station and Trafford Centre?

No, there is no direct bus from Buxton Station to Trafford Centre. However, there are services departing from Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station) and arriving at intu Trafford Centre Bus Station via Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Chinatown (Portland Tower). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

How long does it take to get from Buxton Station to Trafford Centre?

It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to get from Buxton Station to Trafford Centre, including transfers.