There are 5 ways to get from Darwen to Trafford Centre by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, line 100 bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Darwen to Salford Crescent
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Salford Crescent Stn to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station 100

$9 - $14

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Darwen to Bolton
  2. Take the bus from Bolton, Bridgeman Street (Car Wash) to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station 2 / ...

$7 - $12

3 alternative options

Line 1 bus, bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Darwen, India Mill to Bolton Interchange 1
  2. Take the bus from Bolton Interchange to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station 2 / ...

$8 - $12

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Darwen to Trafford Centre 20 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Darwen to Trafford Centre 20 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Darwen to Trafford Centre is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Darwen to Trafford Centre is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Darwen to Trafford Centre station. However, there are services departing from Darwen, India Mill and arriving at intu Trafford Centre Bus Station via Bolton Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h.

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The distance between Darwen and Trafford Centre is 17 miles. The road distance is 20 miles.

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The best way to get from Darwen to Trafford Centre without a car is to train and line 100 bus which takes 1 h 17 min and costs £6 - £11.

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It takes approximately 1 h 17 min to get from Darwen to Trafford Centre, including transfers.

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Darwen to Trafford Centre bus services, operated by The Blackburn Bus Compan, depart from Darwen, India Mill station.

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Darwen to Trafford Centre bus services, operated by First, arrive at intu Trafford Centre Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Darwen to Trafford Centre is 20 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Darwen to Trafford Centre.

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There are 742+ hotels available in Trafford Centre. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Darwen to Trafford Centre.
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  • Distance: 16.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 17 min

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

You can take a bus from Darwen to Trafford Centre via Bolton Interchange in around 2 h.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Darwen to Salford Crescent
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Darwen to Bolton
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Salford Crescent Stn to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Bolton, Bridgeman Street (Car Wash) to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Bolton Interchange to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Diamond
Phone
0121 322 2222
Email
comments@diamondbuses.com
Website
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Bolton Interchange to intu Trafford Centre, Old Barton Road (Golf Range)
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Bolton Interchange to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
The Blackburn Bus Compan
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Darwen, India Mill to Bolton Interchange
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Darwen to Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
New City Taxis
Phone
+44 1772 824000
Website
newcityviptaxis.com
Ace Ringway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1772 200200
Website
ace-ringwaytaxis.co.uk
Manchester Cars
Phone
+44 161 228 3355
Website
ilovemanchestercars.co.uk
Radio Cars
Phone
+44 161 236 8033
Website
radiocarsmanchester.co.uk
Street Cars Manchester
Phone
+44 161 228 7878
Website
streetcarsmanchester.co.uk

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