There are 5 ways to get from Trafford Centre to Manchester Piccadilly Station by bus, tram, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 250 bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the line 250 bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Dawsons) 250 / ...

$5

4 alternative options

Line 2 bus, line 3 tram  •  53 min

  1. Take the line 2 bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Eccles Interchange 2 / ...
  2. Take the line 3 tram from Eccles (Manchester Metrolink) to Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) 3

$5 - $8

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Trafford Centre to Manchester Piccadilly Station 6.8 miles

$27 - $35

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Trafford Centre to Manchester Piccadilly Station 6.8 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  12 min

  1. Take an Uber from Trafford Centre to Manchester Piccadilly Station 6.8 miles

$15 - $22

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station station and arriving at Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Dawsons). Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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The distance between Trafford Centre and Manchester Piccadilly Station is 5 miles. The road distance is 6.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Trafford Centre to Manchester Piccadilly Station without a car is to line 250 bus which takes 49 min and costs .

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The line 250 bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Dawsons) takes 42 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Trafford Centre to Manchester Piccadilly Station bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, arrive at intu Trafford Centre Bus Station.

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Trafford Centre to Manchester Piccadilly Station bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, arrive at Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Dawsons) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Trafford Centre to Manchester Piccadilly Station is 7 miles. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Trafford Centre to Manchester Piccadilly Station.

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There are 786+ hotels available in Manchester Piccadilly Station. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Trafford Centre to Manchester Piccadilly Station.
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  • Distance: 5.1 miles
  • Duration: 49 min

What companies run services between Trafford Centre, England and Manchester Piccadilly Station, England?

Stagecoach Manchester operates a bus from Trafford Centre to Manchester Piccadilly Station every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 42 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Eccles (Manchester Metrolink) to Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 15 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 intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Dawsons)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Trafford Centre to Manchester Piccadilly Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Signup at
uber.com
Access
$13 - $19
UberX
$15 - $22
Assist
$14 - $21
Exec
$21 - $30
UberXL
$23 - $35
Taxi from Trafford Centre to Manchester Piccadilly Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$27 - $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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