There are 6 ways to get from Oldham 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  •  56 min

  1. Take the line 5 tram from Oldham King Street (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink) 5
  2. Take the line 250 bus from Trafford Bar to Dumplington, The Trafford Centre 250 / ...

$8 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 5 tram, line 100 bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 5 tram from Oldham King Street (Manchester Metrolink) to Victoria (Manchester Metrolink) 5
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Manchester City Centre, Victoria Stn Approach (Opp Victoria St) to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station 100

$5 - $9

4 alternative options

Line 83 bus, bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the line 83 bus from Oldham Central Bus Station to Piccadilly Gardens, Oldham St (Oxfam) 83 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station X50

$8

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Oldham to Trafford Centre 17.1 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Oldham to Trafford Centre 17.1 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  20 min

  1. Take an Uber from Oldham to Trafford Centre 17.1 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oldham to Trafford Centre is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oldham to Trafford Centre is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 20 min.

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The distance between Oldham and Trafford Centre is 11 miles. The road distance is 17.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 56 min to get from Oldham to Trafford Centre, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oldham station to Trafford Centre station. However, there are services departing from Oldham Central Bus Station and arriving at intu Trafford Centre Bus Station via Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

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The nearest airport to Trafford Centre is Manchester (MAN) Airport which is 7.8 miles away. Other nearby airports include Liverpool (LPL) (22.6 miles), Leeds Bradford (LBA) (40 miles), East Midlands (EMA) (61.6 miles) and Birmingham (BHX) (75.1 miles).

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Map of how to get from Oldham to Trafford Centre.
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  • Distance: 11 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

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

You can take a bus from Oldham to Trafford Centre via Piccadilly Gardens, Oldham St (Oxfam) and Piccadilly Gardens (Plaza) in around 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Oldham King Street (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Oldham King Street (Manchester Metrolink) to Victoria (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 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 Trafford Bar to Dumplington, The Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Victoria Stn Approach (Opp Victoria St) to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Oldham Central Bus Station to Piccadilly Gardens, Oldham St (Oxfam)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
First
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Oldham to Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$29 - $40
UberX
$30 - $50
Assist
$30 - $50
Exec
$40 - $60
UberXL
$45 - $70
Taxi from Oldham to Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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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