There are 5 ways to get from Manchester Victoria to Trafford Centre by 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

Line 5 tram, line 250 bus  •  34 min

  1. 5
  2. 250 / ...

$7 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 100 bus  •  47 min

  1. 100

$3 - $4

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. 7.6 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  14 min

  1. 7.6 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  14 min

  1. 7.6 miles

$15 - $22

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

First operates a bus from Manchester Victoria to Trafford Centre every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 47 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
13 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 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 Manchester Victoria to Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$15 - $22
uberASSIST
$15 - $21
uberACCESS
$15 - $21
uberEXEC
$24 - $35
uberXL
$27 - $40
Taxi from Manchester Victoria to Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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 Manchester Victoria and Trafford Centre is 8 km. The road distance is 12 km.

The cheapest way to get from Manchester Victoria to Trafford Centre is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 14 min.

The quickest way to get from Manchester Victoria to Trafford Centre is to taxi which takes 14 min and costs £22 - £27.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manchester City Centre, Victoria Stn Approach (Opp Victoria St) and arriving at intu Trafford Centre Bus Station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

It takes approximately 34 min to get from Manchester Victoria to Trafford Centre, including transfers.