There are 4 ways to get from Runcorn to Trafford Centre by train, bus, taxi or car

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

Train, bus  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Widnes to Manchester Oxford Road
  2. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Deansgate Stn (Rail Station) to Dumplington, Barton Dock Rd/The Trafford Centre 291 / ...

$12 - $20

Cheapest option

Line 100 bus  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station 100

$6 - $10

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Runcorn to Trafford Centre 27.4 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Runcorn to Trafford Centre 27.4 miles

$5 - $9

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

First operates a bus from Runcorn to Trafford Centre hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Widnes to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Single
$10 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Single
$14 - $21
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Widnes to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Deansgate Stn (Rail Station) to Dumplington, Barton Dock Rd/The Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Runcorn to Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Comcab Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 298 2222
Website
comcab-liverpool.co.uk
Taxi In Liverpool
Phone
+44 151 236 1915

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Runcorn and Trafford Centre is 29 km. The road distance is 44 km.

The cheapest way to get from Runcorn to Trafford Centre is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 29 min.

The quickest way to get from Runcorn to Trafford Centre is to taxi which takes 29 min and costs £75 - £90.

It takes approximately 58 min to get from Runcorn to Trafford Centre, including transfers.