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

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Bus, train  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Dumplington, The Trafford Centre (Asda Store) to Manchester City Centre, Portland St (Premier Inn) X50
  2. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Widnes

$11 - $20

Cheapest option

Line 100 bus  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Warrington, Winwick Street Tracking Point 100

$5 - $10

3 alternative options

Line 100 bus, bus  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Warrington, Winwick Street Tracking Point 100
  2. Take the bus from Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) to Runcorn High Street- Stand A 110 / ...

$9 - $10

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Trafford Centre to Runcorn 27 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Trafford Centre to Runcorn 27 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Trafford Centre to Runcorn is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Trafford Centre to Runcorn is to taxi which costs £70 - £90 and takes 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Trafford Centre station to Runcorn. However, there are services departing from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station and arriving at Runcorn High Street- Stand A via Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 34 min.

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The distance between Trafford Centre and Runcorn is 18 miles. The road distance is 27 miles.

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The best way to get from Trafford Centre to Runcorn without a car is to bus and train which takes 1 h 18 min and costs £8 - £15.

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It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from Trafford Centre to Runcorn, including transfers.

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Trafford Centre to Runcorn bus services, operated by First, arrive at intu Trafford Centre Bus Station.

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Trafford Centre to Runcorn bus services, operated by Arriva North West, arrive at Runcorn High Street- Stand A station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Trafford Centre to Runcorn is 27 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Trafford Centre to Runcorn.

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There are 805+ hotels available in Runcorn. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Trafford Centre to Runcorn.
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  • Distance: 17.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 18 min

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

First operates a bus from Trafford Centre to Runcorn every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 57 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Widnes
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Single
$10 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Single
$14 - $21
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dumplington, The Trafford Centre (Asda Store) to Manchester City Centre, Portland St (Premier Inn)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) to Runcorn High Street- Stand A
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Halton Transport
Phone
01514233333
Email
enquiries@haltontransport.co.uk
Website
haltontransport.co.uk
Bus from Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square) to Runcorn High Street Bus Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
haltontransport.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Trafford Centre to Runcorn
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
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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