There are 4 ways to get from Leeds 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 250 bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. 250 / ...

$24 - $33

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Zap
  2. X50

$19

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. 47.8 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  49 min

  1. 47.8 miles

$10 - $15

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

You can take a bus from Leeds to Trafford Centre via Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly/Portland St (Wetherspoons) and Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) in around 2 h 3 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Trafford Bar, Chester Road/Trafford Bar to Dumplington, Barton Dock Rd/The Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Burnley & Pendle
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly/Portland St (Wetherspoons)
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Leeds to Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Amber Cars
Phone
+44 113 202 2117
Website
taxileeds.co.uk
Royal Cars Leeds
Phone
+44 113 230 5000
Website
leeds-taxi.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Leeds and Trafford Centre is 65 km. The road distance is 77 km.

The cheapest way to get from Leeds to Trafford Centre is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 49 min.

The quickest way to get from Leeds to Trafford Centre is to taxi which takes 49 min and costs £130 - £160.

No, there is no direct bus from Leeds to Trafford Centre. However, there are services departing from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) and arriving at intu Trafford Centre Bus Station via Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from Leeds to Trafford Centre, including transfers.