There are 5 ways to get from Darwen to Trafford Centre by train, 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 100 bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. 100

$9 - $14

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. 2 / ...

$7 - $13

3 alternative options

Line 1 bus, line 300 bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. 1
  2. 300

$10

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. 20 miles

$75 - $90

Drive  •  30 min

  1. 20 miles

$4 - $7

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

You can take a bus from Darwen to Trafford Centre via Bolton, Deansgate/Blue Boar (Bakery) and Bolton, Bradshawgate/Breightmet Street (Hair Salon) in around 1 h 50 min.

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/Salford Crescent Stn to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Bolton, Thynne Street/Bridgeman Street (Car Wash) to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
First
Diamond
Phone
0121 322 2222
Email
comments@diamondbuses.com
Website
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Bolton, Bradshawgate/Breightmet Street (Hair Salon) to Trafford Centre, Trafford Boulevard/Old Barton Road (Golf Range)
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Bolton, Bradshawgate/Breightmet Street (Hair Salon) to Trafford Centre, Trafford Boulevard/Old Barton Road (Golf Range)
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
The Blackburn Bus Compan
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Darwen, Town Centre to Bolton, Deansgate/Blue Boar (Bakery)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Darwen to Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$75 - $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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Darwen and Trafford Centre is 27 km. The road distance is 32 km.

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

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

No, there is no direct bus from Darwen to Trafford Centre. However, there are services departing from Darwen, Town Centre and arriving at Trafford Centre, Trafford Boulevard/Old Barton Road (Golf Range) via Bolton, Bradshawgate/Breightmet Street (Hair Salon). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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