TransPennine Express operates a train from Sheffield to Trafford Centre hourly. Tickets cost $18 - $26 and the journey takes 52 min. East Midlands Trains also services this route every 2 hours. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Sheffield to Trafford Centre 3 times a day. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min.
How to get from Sheffield to Trafford Centre
From Sheffield train to Manchester Oxford Road, train to Salford, Crescent/Salford Crescent Stn, then line 100 bus to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station. 2 h 12 min £21. From Sheffield bus to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House), bus to Manchester City Centre, Blackfriars St/Parsonage (Maybrook House), then line 100 bus to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station. 2 h 46 min £12. From Sheffield drive to Trafford Centre. 1 h 5 min £9.