There are 5 ways to get from Stockport to Trafford Centre by train, 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.

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Train, line 2 tram, line 250 bus  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Stockport to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the line 2 tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink) 2 / ...
  3. Take the line 250 bus from Trafford Bar to Dumplington, The Trafford Centre 250 / ...

$8 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockport, Junction 1 (Vw Garage) to Davyhulme Circle (War Memorial) 23A / ...

$5

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stockport to Trafford Centre 12.9 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Stockport to Trafford Centre 12.9 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from Stockport to Trafford Centre 12.9 miles

$26 - $40

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stockport, Junction 1 (Vw Garage) and arriving at Davyhulme Circle (War Memorial). Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 54 min.

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The distance between Stockport and Trafford Centre is 9 miles. The road distance is 12.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Stockport to Trafford Centre without a car is to train and line 2 tram and line 250 bus which takes 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 52 min to get from Stockport to Trafford Centre, including transfers.

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Stockport to Trafford Centre bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, depart from Stockport, Junction 1 (Vw Garage) station.

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Stockport to Trafford Centre bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, arrive at Davyhulme Circle (War Memorial) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stockport to Trafford Centre is 13 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Stockport to Trafford Centre.

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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 Stockport to Trafford Centre.
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  • Distance: 9 miles
  • Duration: 52 min

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

Stagecoach Manchester operates a bus from Stockport to Trafford Centre every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 54 min. Manchester Community Transport also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $13
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $6
Off-Peak Day Single
$7 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
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
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, Junction 1 (Vw Garage) to Davyhulme Circle (War Memorial)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
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, Old Barton Road (Golf Range)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
manct.org
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Stockport to Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$23 - $35
UberX
$26 - $40
Assist
$26 - $40
Exec
$30 - $50
UberXL
$35 - $55
Taxi from Stockport to Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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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