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There are 6 ways to get from Horwich to Trafford Park by train, tram, bus, taxi or car

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Train, tram  •  1h 3m

  1. Take the train from Blackrod to Manchester Oxford Road
  2. Take the tram from St Peter's Square to Cornbrook
  3. Take the tram from Cornbrook to Parkway

£12 - £21

Cheapest option

Line 125 bus, train, bus  •  1h 44m

  1. Take the line 125 bus from Horwich, Albert Street to Bolton Interchange 125
  2. Take the train from Bolton to Deansgate
  3. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Deansgate Station to Trafford Park, Lake Road X50

£9 - £18

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Line 125 bus, line 22 bus  •  1h 33m

  1. Take the line 125 bus from Horwich, Albert Street to Bolton Interchange 125
  2. Take the line 22 bus from Bolton Interchange to West One Retail Park, Eccles New Road 20 / ...

Line 575 bus, line 22 bus  •  1h 33m

  1. Take the line 575 bus from Horwich, Mottram Street to Bolton Interchange 575
  2. Take the line 22 bus from Bolton Interchange to West One Retail Park, Eccles New Road 20 / ...

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Horwich to Trafford Park 18 miles

£40 - £50

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Horwich to Trafford Park 18 miles

£2 - £4

Horwich to Trafford Park by train, walk and tram

The journey time between Horwich and Trafford Park is around 1h 24m and covers a distance of around 21 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h. Operated by Northern Rail, East Midlands Railways and Metrolink, the Horwich to Trafford Park service departs from Blackrod and arrives in Parkway. Typically 79 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 24m
Fastest journey time:
1h
Journey distance:
21 miles
Services per week:
79
Cheapest price:
£12
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:41
Last service departs at:
23:11

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Horwich to Trafford Park train, walk and tram schedules

Horwich → Trafford Park
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Trafford Park is 111.

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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Horwich to Trafford Park is to drive, which costs £2 - £4 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Horwich to Trafford Park is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Horwich to Trafford Park. However, there are services departing from Horwich, Albert Street and arriving at West One Retail Park, Eccles New Road via Bolton Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 33m.

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No, there is no direct train from Horwich to Trafford Park. However, there are services departing from Blackrod and arriving at Parkway via St Peter's Square and Cornbrook. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 3m.

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The distance between Horwich and Trafford Park is 13 miles. The road distance is 18 miles.

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The best way to get from Horwich to Trafford Park without a car is to train and tram which takes 1h 3m and costs £11 - £22.

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It takes approximately 1h 3m to get from Horwich to Trafford Park, including transfers.

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Horwich to Trafford Park bus services, operated by Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire, depart from Horwich, Albert Street station.

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Horwich to Trafford Park train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Blackrod station.

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Horwich to Trafford Park bus services, operated by Diamond, arrive at West One Retail Park, Eccles New Road station.

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Map of how to get from Horwich to Trafford Park.
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  • Distance: 13.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 3m

What companies run services between Horwich, England and Trafford Park, England?

You can take a bus from Horwich to Trafford Park via Bolton Interchange in around 1h 33m.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Phone
+44 800 200 6060
Email
enquiries@northernrailway.co.uk
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackrod to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £13
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£7 - £10
Anytime Day 1st Class
£9 - £13
Train from Bolton to Deansgate
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £9
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£5 - £7
Anytime Day 1st Class
£6 - £9
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Blackrod to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£10 - £16
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£4 - £16
Off-Peak Single
£7 - £10
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£10 - £16
Train from Bolton to Deansgate
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£7 - £11
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£3 - £14
Off-Peak Single
£4 - £6
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£7 - £11
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
tfgm.com
Tram from St Peter's Square to Cornbrook
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
Metrolink
Tram from Cornbrook to Parkway
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
Metrolink
Bus operators
Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
enquiries.merseyside@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Horwich, Albert Street to Bolton Interchange
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire
Diamond
Phone
0121 322 2222
Email
comments@diamondbuses.com
Website
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Bolton Interchange to West One Retail Park, Eccles New Road
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
Diamond
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Horwich, Mottram Street to Bolton Interchange
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
Arriva North West
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Deansgate Station to Trafford Park, Lake Road
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach Manchester
Other operators
Taxi from Horwich to Trafford Park
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
£40 - £50
Orbit Taxis
Phone
+44 1204 465 555
Website
orbit.taxi
Bradshawgate Taxis
Phone
+44 1204 861 010
Bolton Black Cabs
Phone
+44 7903 565 024
Premier Taxis
Phone
+44 1942 244 424
Hindley Taxis
Phone
+44 1942 253 535
Crusader Taxis
Phone
+44 1942 49 49 49
Bluestar Taxis
Phone
+44 1942 24 24 24
Website
wigantaxis.co.uk
Rainbow Taxis
Phone
+44 1942 711 441

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Horwich to Trafford Park train services, operated by Metrolink, arrive at Parkway station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Horwich to Trafford Park is 18 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Horwich to Trafford Park.

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