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

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Train  •  1h 32m

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Oxford Road
  2. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Urmston

$23 - $33

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Bus, line 250 bus  •  2h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express
  2. Take the line 250 bus from Piccadilly Gardens to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station 250 / ...

$12 - $16

2 alternative options

Train, line 384 bus, line 23 bus  •  2h 50m

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Marple
  2. Take the line 384 bus from Marple Stn to Stockport Bus Station 384 / ...
  3. Take the line 23 bus from Stockport Bus Station to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station 23 / ...

$18 - $27

Drive  •  1h 5m

  1. Drive from Sheffield to Trafford Centre 52.2 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Sheffield to Trafford Centre is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Sheffield to Trafford Centre is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1h 5m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sheffield station to Trafford Centre station. However, there are services departing from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street and arriving at intu Trafford Centre Bus Station via Piccadilly Gardens. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 9m.

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No, there is no direct train from Sheffield to Trafford Centre. However, there are services departing from Sheffield and arriving at Urmston via Manchester Oxford Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 32m.

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The distance between Sheffield and Trafford Centre is 37 miles. The road distance is 52.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Sheffield to Trafford Centre without a car is to train which takes 1h 32m and costs £17 - £26.

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It takes approximately 1h 32m to get from Sheffield to Trafford Centre, including transfers.

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Sheffield to Trafford Centre bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street.

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Sheffield to Trafford Centre train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Sheffield station.

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The best way to get from Sheffield to Trafford Centre is to train which takes 1h 32m and costs £17 - £26. Alternatively, you can bus and line 250 bus, which costs £8 - £12 and takes 2h 9m.

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Map of how to get from Sheffield to Trafford Centre.
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  • Distance: 37.2 miles
  • Duration: 1h 32m

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

You can take a train from Sheffield to Trafford Centre via Manchester Oxford Road in around 1h 32m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sheffield to Trafford Centre via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and Piccadilly Gardens in around 2h 9m.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Single
$28 - $40
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Urmston
Ave. Duration
9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Marple
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
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 Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Piccadilly Gardens to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
Stagecoach Manchester
Bus from Marple Stn to Stockport Bus Station
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Stagecoach Manchester
Bus from Stockport Bus Station to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Stagecoach Manchester

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Sheffield to Trafford Centre bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, arrive at intu Trafford Centre Bus Station.

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Sheffield to Trafford Centre train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Urmston station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sheffield to Trafford Centre is 52 miles. It takes approximately 1h 5m to drive from Sheffield to Trafford Centre.

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