There are 7 ways to get from Preston Capes Castle to Trafford Centre by taxi, train, tram, bus, car or plane

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Taxi, train, line 2 tram, line 250 bus  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Preston Capes Castle to Northampton
  2. Take the train from Northampton to Milton Keynes Central
  3. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Manchester Piccadilly
  4. Take the line 2 tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink) 2 / ...
  5. Take the line 250 bus from Trafford Bar to Dumplington, The Trafford Centre 250 / ...

$141 - $205

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 38 min

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

$38 - $46

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Banbury to Stockport
  2. Take the bus from Stockport Bus Station to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station 23 / ...

$85 - $123

Bus, train  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Daventry, Bus Station to Rugby, Abbey Street D2 / ...
  2. Take the train from Rugby to Kidsgrove
  3. Take the train from Kidsgrove to Stockport
  4. Take the bus from Stockport Bus Station to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station 23 / ...

$73 - $98

Drive  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Preston Capes Castle to Trafford Centre 135.1 miles

$29 - $45

Line 200 bus, bus to London Heathrow, fly, line 250 bus  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 200 bus from Woodford Halse, Foxglove Avenue to Banbury Town Centre, Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Banbury to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  4. Take the line 250 bus from Trafford Bar to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station

$114 - $306

Train to Southampton, fly  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Banbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN

$119 - $251

Questions & Answers

The distance between Preston Capes Castle and Trafford Centre is 102 miles. The road distance is 135.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Preston Capes Castle to Trafford Centre without a car is to taxi and train and line 2 tram and line 250 bus which takes 3 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to get from Preston Capes Castle to Trafford Centre, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Preston Capes Castle to Trafford Centre is 135 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to drive from Preston Capes Castle to Trafford Centre.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 755+ hotels available in Trafford Centre. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Preston Capes Castle to Trafford Centre.
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  • Distance: 101.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 43 min

What companies run services between Preston Capes Castle, England and Trafford Centre, England?

National Express operates a bus from Preston Capes Castle to Trafford Centre 5 times a day. Tickets cost $14 - $19 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Northampton to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Train from Rugby to Kidsgrove
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $130
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
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Banbury to Stockport
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Banbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
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 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stockport Bus Station to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Trafford Bar to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Manchester Community Transport
Phone
0161 946 9255
Email
info@manct.org
Website
manct.org
Bus from Stockport Bus Station to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
manct.org
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Daventry, Bus Station to Rugby, Abbey Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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 Banbury to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Banbury to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Woodford Halse, Foxglove Avenue to Banbury Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Preston Capes Castle to Northampton
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Bounds Taxis Northampton
Phone
+44 1604 626262
Website
boundstaxis.co.uk
Northampton Taxis
Phone
+44 1604 606040
Golden Line Taxis
Phone
+44 1926 777 777
Website
goldenlinetaxiswarwick.co.uk
Taxis 4 U
Phone
+44 1926 487920

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