There are 5 ways to get from Longsight to Trafford Centre by bus, tram, 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

Bus, line 250 bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the bus from Longsight, Stockport Rd/Longsight Health Ctr to Chorlton upon Medlock, Oxford Rd/University Shopping Ctr (Precinct Centre) 197 / ...
  2. Take the line 250 bus from Chorlton upon Medlock, Booth St West/College of Music (Precinct Centre) to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station 250

$8

4 alternative options

Line 192 bus, line 2 tram, line 250 bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the line 192 bus from Longsight, Stockport Rd/Plymouth Gr (Youth Ctr) to Manchester City Centre, Whitworth St/Minshull St Sth (Car Park) 192
  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, Chester Road/Trafford Bar to Dumplington, Barton Dock Rd/The Trafford Centre 250 / ...

$9 - $11

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Longsight to Trafford Centre 8.5 miles

$30 - $45

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Longsight to Trafford Centre 8.5 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  15 min

  1. Take an Uber from Longsight to Trafford Centre 8.5 miles

$17 - $24

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

You can take a bus from Longsight to Trafford Centre via Chorlton upon Medlock, Oxford Rd/University Shopping Ctr (Precinct Centre) and Chorlton upon Medlock, Booth St West/College of Music (Precinct Centre) in around 47 min.

Train operators
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 10 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 Longsight, Stockport Rd/Longsight Health Ctr to Chorlton upon Medlock, Oxford Rd/University Shopping Ctr (Precinct Centre)
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Chorlton upon Medlock, Booth St West/College of Music (Precinct Centre) to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Longsight, Stockport Rd/Plymouth Gr (Youth Ctr) to Manchester City Centre, Whitworth St/Minshull St Sth (Car Park)
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
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
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Longsight to Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$17 - $24
uberASSIST
$16 - $23
uberACCESS
$16 - $23
uberEXEC
$27 - $40
uberXL
$29 - $45
Taxi from Longsight to Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Longsight and Trafford Centre is 10 km. The road distance is 14 km.

The cheapest way to get from Longsight to Trafford Centre is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Longsight to Trafford Centre is to taxi which takes 15 min and costs £25 - £30.

No, there is no direct bus from Longsight to Trafford Centre. However, there are services departing from Longsight, Stockport Rd/Longsight Health Ctr and arriving at intu Trafford Centre Bus Station via Chorlton upon Medlock, Booth St West/College of Music (Precinct Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 min.

It takes approximately 47 min to get from Longsight to Trafford Centre, including transfers.