There are 6 ways to get from Handforth to Trafford Centre by train, tram, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Handforth 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 / ...

$10 - $14

Cheapest option

Train, line 100 bus  •  1 h 9 min

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

$7 - $11

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockport Bus Station to intu Trafford Centre, Old Barton Road (Golf Range) 23 / ...

$7 - $8

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Handforth to Trafford Centre 12.2 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Handforth to Trafford Centre 12.2 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Handforth to Trafford Centre 12.2 miles

$24 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Handforth to Trafford Centre is to drive which costs £2 - £3 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Handforth to Trafford Centre is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 16 min.

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The distance between Handforth and Trafford Centre is 10 miles. The road distance is 12.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 58 min to get from Handforth to Trafford Centre, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Handforth to Trafford Centre.
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  • Distance: 9.9 miles
  • Duration: 58 min

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

Stagecoach Manchester operates a bus from Handforth to Trafford Centre every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 1 h. Manchester Community Transport also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Handforth to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Handforth to Salford Crescent
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
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 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 5 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 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.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
$5
Schedules at
manct.org
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Handforth to Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$21 - $30
UberX
$24 - $35
Assist
$24 - $35
Exec
$30 - $45
UberXL
$35 - $50
Taxi from Handforth to Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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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