There are 5 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 44 min

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

$10 - $15

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Bolton, Bridgeman Street (Car Wash) 2 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bolton to Blackburn

$8 - $13

3 alternative options

Bus, line 1 bus  •  2 h 19 min

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

$9 - $12

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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Trafford Centre to Blackburn is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 37 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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The distance between Trafford Centre and Blackburn is 20 miles. The road distance is 30.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to get from Trafford Centre to Blackburn, including transfers.

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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 2 h 19 min.

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Map of how to get from Trafford Centre to Blackburn.
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  • Distance: 20.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 44 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 2 h 19 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Salford Crescent to Blackburn
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Bolton to Blackburn
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Salford Crescent Stn (Railway Bridge)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Bolton, Bridgeman Street (Car Wash)
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Bolton Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Diamond
Phone
0121 322 2222
Email
comments@diamondbuses.com
Website
diamondbuses.com
Bus from intu Trafford Centre, Old Barton Road (Golf Range) to Bolton Interchange
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
Bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Bolton Interchange
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
The Blackburn Bus Compan
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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
lancashirebus.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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