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There are 4 ways to get from Middlesbrough to Trafford Park by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 50m

  1. Take the train from Middlesbrough to Manchester Oxford Road

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Bus  •  3h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Middlesbrough to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express

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Bus via Shudehill, Thomas Street  •  3h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Middlesbrough to Manchester Shudehill Interchange Newcastle upon Tyne John Dobson Street - Newport South Wales Train Station / ...

Drive  •  1h 57m

  1. Drive from Middlesbrough to Trafford Park 118.1 miles

Middlesbrough to Trafford Park by train and bus

The journey time between Middlesbrough and Trafford Park is around 2h 59m and covers a distance of around 124 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 14 min. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 45m. Operated by TransPennine Express Service and Stagecoach Manchester, the Middlesbrough to Trafford Park service departs from Middlesbrough and arrives in Trafford Park, Village Circle. Typically 79 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 44m
Layover time:
14 min
Total time:
2h 59m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 45m
Journey distance:
124 miles
Services per week:
79
Cheapest price:
£40
Carbon emissions:
10 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:21
Last service departs at:
18:21

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Middlesbrough to Trafford Park train and bus schedules

Departing Friday, October 29, 2021

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The cheapest way to get from Middlesbrough to Trafford Park is to bus which costs £8 - £13 and takes 3h 3m.

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The fastest way to get from Middlesbrough to Trafford Park is to drive. Taking this option will cost £18 - £27 and takes 1h 57m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Middlesbrough to Trafford Park. However, there are services departing from Middlesbrough and arriving at Trafford Park, Lake Road via Piccadilly Gardens. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 3m.

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The distance between Middlesbrough and Trafford Park is 89 miles. The road distance is 118.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Middlesbrough to Trafford Park without a car is to train which takes 2h 50m and costs £40 - £65.

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It takes approximately 2h 50m to get from Middlesbrough to Trafford Park, including transfers.

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Middlesbrough to Trafford Park bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Middlesbrough station.

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The best way to get from Middlesbrough to Trafford Park is to train which takes 2h 50m and costs £40 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £8 - £13 and takes 3h 3m.

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Middlesbrough to Trafford Park bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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Yes, the driving distance between Middlesbrough to Trafford Park is 118 miles. It takes approximately 1h 57m to drive from Middlesbrough to Trafford Park.

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  • Distance: 88.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 50m

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

TransPennine Express Service operates a train from Middlesbrough to Manchester Oxford Road hourly. Tickets cost £35 - £60 and the journey takes 2h 24m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Middlesbrough to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St twice daily. Tickets cost £6 - £9 and the journey takes 2h 20m.

Train operators
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Middlesbrough to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £60
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£16 - £23
Off-Peak Day Single
£29 - £45
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £60
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Middlesbrough to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
National Express
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Middlesbrough to Manchester Shudehill Interchange
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£10 - £16
Website
Megabus UK

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