There are 4 ways to get from City of Lancaster to Trafford Centre by train, bus 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 45 min

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

$23 - $35

Cheapest option

Train  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Bolton

$20 - $41

2 alternative options

Train, line 132 bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster to Wigan North Western
  2. Take the line 132 bus from Wigan, Wallgate (Waverleys) to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station 132

$32 - $46

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from City of Lancaster to Trafford Centre 51.6 miles

$11 - $16

Questions & Answers

The distance between City of Lancaster and Trafford Centre is 44 miles. The road distance is 51.6 miles.

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The best way to get from City of Lancaster to Trafford Centre without a car is to train and line 250 bus which takes 1 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to get from City of Lancaster to Trafford Centre, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between City of Lancaster to Trafford Centre is 52 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from City of Lancaster to Trafford Centre.

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There are 755+ hotels available in Trafford Centre. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from City of Lancaster to Trafford Centre.
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  • Distance: 44.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 45 min

What companies run services between City of Lancaster, England and Trafford Centre, England?

You can take a train from City of Lancaster to Trafford Centre via Preston, Bolton, and Bolton Interchange in around 2 h 14 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Train from Lancaster to Preston
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $9
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Preston
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Bolton
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Preston
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $26
Train from Lancaster to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
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
Diamond
Phone
0121 322 2222
Email
comments@diamondbuses.com
Website
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Wigan, Wallgate (Waverleys) to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com

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