There are 4 ways to get from Trafford Centre to Blackburn by bus, train, 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

Line 100 bus, train  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Salford, The Crescent/Salford Crescent Stn (Railway Bridge) 100
  2. Take the train from Salford Crescent to Blackburn

$11 - $16

3 alternative options

Line 250 bus, bus  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 250 bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Dickinson St (Hotel) 250 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Princess St/Arora (Hotel) to Blackburn Town Centre, Arrival Stand (Bus station) X41

$15

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Trafford Centre to Blackburn 30.4 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Trafford Centre to Blackburn 30.4 miles

$6 - $10

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

You can take a bus from Trafford Centre to Blackburn via Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Dickinson St (Hotel) and Manchester City Centre, Princess St/Arora (Hotel) in around 2 h 19 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Dickinson St (Hotel)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
The Blackburn Bus Compan
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Princess St/Arora (Hotel) to Blackburn Town Centre, Arrival Stand (Bus station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Trafford Centre to Blackburn
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Trafford Centre to Blackburn?

The distance between Trafford Centre and Blackburn is 33 km. The road distance is 49 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Trafford Centre to Blackburn?

The cheapest way to get from Trafford Centre to Blackburn is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 37 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Trafford Centre to Blackburn?

The quickest way to get from Trafford Centre to Blackburn is to taxi which takes 37 min and costs £80 - £100.

Is there a direct bus between Trafford Centre and Blackburn?

No, there is no direct bus from Trafford Centre to Blackburn. However, there are services departing from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station and arriving at Blackburn Town Centre, Arrival Stand (Bus station) via Manchester City Centre, Princess St/Arora (Hotel). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 19 min.

How long does it take to get from Trafford Centre to Blackburn?

It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to get from Trafford Centre to Blackburn, including transfers.