There are 4 ways to get from Buxton 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 2 tram, line 250 bus  •  1 h 33 min

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

$15 - $21

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Buxton, Sylvan Park to Stockport, Royal Mail Office (Post Office) Skyline 199
  2. Take the bus from Stockport Bus Station to intu Trafford Centre, Old Barton Road (Golf Range) 23A / ...

$14

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Buxton to Trafford Centre 30.7 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Buxton to Trafford Centre 30.7 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Buxton to Trafford Centre. However, there are services departing from Buxton, Sylvan Park and arriving at intu Trafford Centre, Old Barton Road (Golf Range) via Stockport Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 23 min.

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The distance between Buxton and Trafford Centre is 23 miles. The road distance is 30.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Buxton to Trafford Centre without a car is to train and line 2 tram and line 250 bus which takes 1 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to get from Buxton to Trafford Centre, including transfers.

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Buxton to Trafford Centre bus services, operated by High Peak, depart from Buxton, Sylvan Park station.

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Buxton to Trafford Centre bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, arrive at intu Trafford Centre, Old Barton Road (Golf Range) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buxton to Trafford Centre is 31 miles. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from Buxton to Trafford Centre.

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There are 755+ hotels available in Trafford Centre. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Buxton to Trafford Centre.
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  • Distance: 23.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 33 min

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

You can take a bus from Buxton to Trafford Centre via Stockport, Royal Mail Office (Post Office) and Stockport Bus Station in around 2 h 23 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
14 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 Stockport Bus Station to intu Trafford Centre, Old Barton Road (Golf Range)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Buxton, Sylvan Park to Stockport, Royal Mail Office (Post Office)
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Manchester Community Transport
Phone
0161 946 9255
Email
info@manct.org
Website
manct.org
Bus from Stockport Bus Station to intu Trafford Centre, Old Barton Road (Golf Range)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
manct.org
Other operators
Taxi from Buxton to Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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