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There are 5 ways to get from Trafford Centre to Blackburn by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 300 bus, train  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the line 300 bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Bolton Interchange 300
  2. Take the train from Bolton to Blackburn

$5 - $8

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Line 300 bus, line 1 bus  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 300 bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Bolton Interchange 300
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Bolton Interchange to Blackburn Town Centre, Mincing Lane 1

Line 10 bus, train  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 10 bus from Peel Green, Schofield Rd to Manchester City Centre, Victoria Station 10
  2. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Blackburn

$11 - $17

Taxi  •  37 min

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

$100 - $130

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Trafford Centre to Blackburn 30.4 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Trafford Centre to Blackburn is to line 300 bus and train which costs £3 - £6 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Trafford Centre station to Blackburn. However, there are services departing from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station and arriving at Blackburn Town Centre, Mincing Lane via Bolton Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 38 min.

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The distance between Trafford Centre and Blackburn is 20 miles. The road distance is 30.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Trafford Centre to Blackburn without a car is to line 300 bus and train which takes 1 h 20 min and costs £3 - £6.

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It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to get from Trafford Centre to Blackburn, including transfers.

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Trafford Centre to Blackburn bus services, operated by Diamond, arrive at intu Trafford Centre Bus Station.

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Trafford Centre to Blackburn bus services, operated by The Blackburn Bus Company, arrive at Blackburn Town Centre, Mincing Lane station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Trafford Centre to Blackburn is 30 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Trafford Centre to Blackburn.

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There are 267+ hotels available in Blackburn. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 20.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 20 min

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

You can take a bus from Trafford Centre to Blackburn via Bolton Interchange in around 1 h 38 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Bolton to Blackburn
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Blackburn
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Diamond
Phone
0121 322 2222
Email
comments@diamondbuses.com
Website
diamondbuses.com
Bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Bolton Interchange
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
The Blackburn Bus Company
Phone
01254 670 583
Email
hello@blackburnbus.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Bolton Interchange to Blackburn Town Centre, Mincing Lane
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Peel Green, Schofield Rd to Manchester City Centre, Victoria Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Trafford Centre to Blackburn
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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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