There are 5 ways to get from Timperley to Trafford Centre by 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.

Recommended option

Line 2 tram, line 250 bus  •  32 min

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

$7 - $8

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Altrincham Interchange to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station 247 / ...

$8

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Timperley to Trafford Centre 7.5 miles

$29 - $35

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Timperley to Trafford Centre 7.5 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  12 min

  1. Take an Uber from Timperley to Trafford Centre 7.5 miles

$15 - $23

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Timperley to Trafford Centre is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Timperley to Trafford Centre is to taxi which costs £22 - £27 and takes 12 min.

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The distance between Timperley and Trafford Centre is 5 miles. The road distance is 7.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 32 min to get from Timperley to Trafford Centre, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Timperley to Trafford Centre station. However, there are services departing from Timperley, Bloomsbury Lane (House 174) and arriving at intu Trafford Centre Bus Station via Altrincham Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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

Arriva North West operates a bus from Timperley to Trafford Centre every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 54 min. Manchester Community Transport also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Timperley (Manchester Metrolink) to Trafford Bar (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
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
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Altrincham Interchange to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Manchester Community Transport
Phone
0161 946 9255
Email
info@manct.org
Website
manct.org
Bus from Altrincham Interchange to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
manct.org
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Timperley to Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Signup at
uber.com
uberACCESS
$14 - $20
uberX
$15 - $23
uberASSIST
$15 - $22
uberEXEC
$21 - $30
uberXL
$24 - $35
Taxi from Timperley to Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
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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