There are 5 ways to get from Trafford Centre to Stoke-on-Trent 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

Bus, train  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Manchester City Centre, Deansgate Stn (Deansgate Locks) X50
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent

$19 - $63

Cheapest option

Line 250 bus, bus  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the line 250 bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Manchester City Centre, Portland St (Premier Inn) 250 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Stoke-On-Trent National Express

$12 - $16

3 alternative options

Bus, train via Stockport  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Stockport Bus Station X5 / ...
  2. Take the train from Stockport to Stoke-on-Trent

$17 - $56

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Trafford Centre to Stoke-on-Trent 46.2 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Trafford Centre to Stoke-on-Trent 46.2 miles

$9 - $15

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Trafford Centre station to Stoke-on-Trent. However, there are services departing from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station and arriving at Stoke-On-Trent via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 59 min.

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The distance between Trafford Centre and Stoke-on-Trent is 33 miles. The road distance is 46.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Trafford Centre to Stoke-on-Trent without a car is to bus and train which takes 1 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to get from Trafford Centre to Stoke-on-Trent, including transfers.

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Trafford Centre to Stoke-on-Trent bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, arrive at intu Trafford Centre Bus Station.

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Trafford Centre to Stoke-on-Trent bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Stoke-On-Trent station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Trafford Centre to Stoke-on-Trent is 46 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Trafford Centre to Stoke-on-Trent.

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There are 371+ hotels available in Stoke-on-Trent. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Trafford Centre to Stoke-on-Trent.
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  • Distance: 32.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 20 min

What companies run services between Trafford Centre, England and Stoke-on-Trent, England?

You can take a bus from Trafford Centre to Stoke-on-Trent via Manchester City Centre, Portland St (Premier Inn) and Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St in around 2 h 59 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Train from Stockport to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Train from Stockport to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $27
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $21
First Anytime Day Single
$20 - $30
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, Deansgate Stn (Deansgate Locks)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Stockport Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Manchester City Centre, Portland St (Premier Inn)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Manchester Community Transport
Phone
0161 946 9255
Email
info@manct.org
Website
manct.org
Bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Stockport Bus Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
manct.org
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Stoke-On-Trent
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Trafford Centre to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
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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