There are 4 ways to get from Trafford Centre to Wrexham by bus, train or car

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Line 2 bus, train  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 2 bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Eccles Interchange 2 / ...
  2. Take the train from Eccles to Earlestown
  3. Take the train from Earlestown to Chester
  4. Take the train from Chester to Wrexham General

$20 - $36

Cheapest option

Line 245 bus, train, line 1 bus  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 245 bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Altrincham Interchange 245 / ...
  2. Take the train from Altrincham to Chester
  3. Take the line 1 bus from Chester, Railway Station (Town Crier) to Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) 1

$19 - $27

2 alternative options

Line 250 bus, bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 250 bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Dawsons) 250 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Airport Bus Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station Esb5

$20 - $21

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Trafford Centre to Wrexham 53 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Trafford Centre to Wrexham is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Trafford Centre to Wrexham is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 54 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Trafford Centre station to Wrexham station. However, there are services departing from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station and arriving at Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and Manchester Airport Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

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The distance between Trafford Centre and Wrexham is 39 miles. The road distance is 53 miles.

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The best way to get from Trafford Centre to Wrexham without a car is to line 2 bus and train which takes 3 h 14 min and costs £15 - £28.

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It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to get from Trafford Centre to Wrexham, including transfers.

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

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Trafford Centre to Wrexham bus services, operated by EasyBus, arrive at Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Trafford Centre to Wrexham is 53 miles. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from Trafford Centre to Wrexham.

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There are 509+ hotels available in Wrexham. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Trafford Centre to Wrexham.
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  • Distance: 39.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 14 min

What companies run services between Trafford Centre, England and Wrexham, Wales?

You can take a bus from Trafford Centre to Wrexham via Manchester City Centre, Chinatown (Dawsons), Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, Manchester Airport, and Manchester Airport Bus Station in around 3 h 35 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Eccles to Earlestown
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Altrincham to Chester
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Earlestown to Chester
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
First Anytime Day Single
$14 - $22
Train from Chester to Wrexham General
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$2 - $3
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $8
First Anytime Day Single
$7 - $12
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Chester to Wrexham General
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $11
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
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
EasyBus
Website
easybus.com
Bus from Manchester Airport Bus Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
easybus.com
Arriva North West
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from intu Trafford Centre Bus Station to Altrincham Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chester, Railway Station (Town Crier) to Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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