There are 6 ways to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station 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  •  40 min

  1. Take the bus from Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station X50

$5

5 alternative options

Line 250 bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the line 250 bus from Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Portland Tower) to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station 250

$5

Line 3 tram, line 100 bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the line 3 tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Eccles (Manchester Metrolink) 3
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Eccles Interchange (Metrolink) to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station 100 / ...

$5 - $7

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Trafford Centre 7.2 miles

$28 - $35

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Trafford Centre 7.2 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  12 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Trafford Centre 7.2 miles

$15 - $22

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Trafford Centre is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Trafford Centre is to taxi which costs £21 - £26 and takes 12 min.

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The distance between Manchester Piccadilly Station and Trafford Centre is 5 miles. The road distance is 7.2 miles.

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The bus from Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station takes 33 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) and arriving at intu Trafford Centre Bus Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

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What companies run services between Manchester Piccadilly Station, England and Trafford Centre, England?

Stagecoach Manchester operates a bus from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Trafford Centre every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 33 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Eccles (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Portland Tower) to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Signup at
uber.com
uberACCESS
$13 - $20
uberX
$15 - $22
uberASSIST
$14 - $21
uberEXEC
$20 - $29
uberXL
$23 - $35
Taxi from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
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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