There are 5 ways to get from Canal Street to Trafford Centre by tram, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 2 tram, line 250 bus  •  37 min

  1. Take the line 2 tram from St Peter's Square (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink) 2 / ...
  2. Take the line 250 bus from Trafford Bar to Dumplington, The Trafford Centre 250 / ...

$7 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 250 bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the line 250 bus from Manchester City Centre, Hart St (Tuc Museum) to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station 250

$5

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canal Street to Trafford Centre 6.9 miles

$27 - $33

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Canal Street to Trafford Centre 6.9 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  13 min

  1. Take an Uber from Canal Street to Trafford Centre 6.9 miles

$15 - $22

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Canal Street to Trafford Centre is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canal Street to Trafford Centre is to taxi which costs £21 - £25 and takes 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manchester City Centre, Hart St (Tuc Museum) and arriving at intu Trafford Centre Bus Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 36 min.

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The distance between Canal Street and Trafford Centre is 5 miles. The road distance is 6.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Canal Street to Trafford Centre without a car is to line 2 tram and line 250 bus which takes 37 min and costs £5 - £6.

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It takes approximately 37 min to get from Canal Street to Trafford Centre, including transfers.

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Canal Street to Trafford Centre bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, depart from Manchester City Centre, Hart St (Tuc Museum) station.

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Canal Street to Trafford Centre bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, arrive at intu Trafford Centre Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Canal Street to Trafford Centre is 7 miles. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Canal Street 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 Canal Street to Trafford Centre.
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  • Distance: 4.9 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

What companies run services between Canal Street, England and Trafford Centre, England?

Stagecoach Manchester operates a bus from Canal Street to Trafford Centre every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 36 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from St Peter's Square (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
8 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 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Hart St (Tuc Museum) to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Canal Street to Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$13 - $19
UberX
$15 - $22
Assist
$14 - $21
Exec
$21 - $29
UberXL
$23 - $35
Taxi from Canal Street to Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk

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