There are 6 ways to get from Trafford Centre to The Lowry by bus, tram, taxi, towncar or foot

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 291 bus  •  20 min

  1. Take the line 291 bus from Dumplington, Barton Dock Rd/The Trafford Centre to Trafford Park, Trafford Wharf Road/War Museum 291

$3

5 alternative options

Line 250 bus  •  32 min

  1. Take the line 250 bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Trafford Park, Wharfside Way/John Gilbert Way 250

$4

Line 100 bus, line 3 tram  •  35 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Eccles Interchange 100 / ...
  2. Take the line 3 tram from Eccles (Manchester Metrolink) to MediaCityUK (Manchester Metrolink) 3

$5 - $7

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Trafford Centre to The Lowry 5.2 miles

$22 - $27

Uber  •  10 min

  1. Take an Uber from Trafford Centre to The Lowry 5.2 miles

$12 - $18

Walk  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Walk from Trafford Centre to The Lowry 3.3 miles

Questions & Answers

The distance between Trafford Centre and The Lowry is 4 km.

The cheapest way to get from Trafford Centre to The Lowry is to line 291 bus which costs £3 and takes 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Trafford Centre to The Lowry is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs £16 - £20.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dumplington, Barton Dock Rd/The Trafford Centre and arriving at Trafford Park, Trafford Wharf Road/War Museum. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

The line 291 bus from Dumplington, Barton Dock Rd/The Trafford Centre to Trafford Park, Trafford Wharf Road/War Museum takes 14 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

What companies run services between Trafford Centre, England and The Lowry, England?

Stagecoach Manchester operates a bus from Trafford Centre to The Lowry every 4 hours. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 14 min.

Train operators
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Eccles (Manchester Metrolink) to MediaCityUK (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dumplington, Barton Dock Rd/The Trafford Centre to Trafford Park, Trafford Wharf Road/War Museum
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Trafford Park, Wharfside Way/John Gilbert Way
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Manchester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Trafford Centre to The Lowry
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$12 - $18
uberASSIST
$11 - $17
uberACCESS
$11 - $16
uberEXEC
$19 - $27
uberXL
$21 - $29
Taxi from Trafford Centre to The Lowry
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$22 - $27
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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