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There are 5 ways to get from University of Sheffield to Trafford Centre by train, tram, bus, 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

Train, tram  •  2h 29m

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the tram from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Eccles Blue

£15 - £29

Cheapest option

Bus, line 100 bus  •  3h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Manchester City Centre, Victoria Stn Approach to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station 100

£15 - £20

3 alternative options

Train, line 100 bus  •  3h 43m

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Oxford Road
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Shudehill Interchange to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station 100

£20 - £31

Taxi  •  1h 3m

  1. Take a taxi from University of Sheffield to Trafford Centre 48 miles

£130 - £160

Drive  •  1h 3m

  1. Drive from University of Sheffield to Trafford Centre 48 miles

£7 - £12

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from University of Sheffield to Trafford Centre is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 1h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from University of Sheffield to Trafford Centre is to taxi which costs £130 - £160 and takes 1h 3m.

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No, there is no direct bus from University of Sheffield station to Trafford Centre station. However, there are services departing from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street and arriving at intu Trafford Centre Bus Station via Piccadilly Gardens, Dale St and Manchester City Centre, Victoria Stn Approach. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 4m.

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The distance between University of Sheffield and Trafford Centre is 36 miles. The road distance is 48 miles.

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The best way to get from University of Sheffield to Trafford Centre without a car is to train and tram which takes 2h 29m and costs £15 - £29.

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It takes approximately 2h 29m to get from University of Sheffield to Trafford Centre, including transfers.

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University of Sheffield to Trafford Centre bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street.

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University of Sheffield to Trafford Centre bus services, operated by First, arrive at intu Trafford Centre Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between University of Sheffield to Trafford Centre is 48 miles. It takes approximately 1h 3m to drive from University of Sheffield to Trafford Centre.

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There are 984+ hotels available in Trafford Centre. Prices start at £53 per night.

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Map of how to get from University of Sheffield to Trafford Centre.
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  • Distance: 36.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h 29m

What companies run services between University of Sheffield, England and Trafford Centre, England?

You can take a bus from University of Sheffield to Trafford Centre via Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street, Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, Piccadilly Gardens, Dale St, Manchester City Centre, Corporation Street, and Manchester City Centre, Victoria Stn Approach in around 3h 4m.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £19
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £11
Off-Peak Day Single
£12 - £18
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £19
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £22
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £11
Off-Peak Single
£14 - £23
Anytime Day Single
£15 - £22
Anytime Single
£21 - £35
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £23
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £11
Off-Peak Single
£15 - £24
Anytime Day Single
£16 - £23
Anytime Single
£21 - £35
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
tfgm.com
Tram from Manchester Piccadilly Station to Eccles
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Schedules at
tfgm.com
Bus operators
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 Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£10 - £14
Book at
National Express
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Victoria Stn Approach to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
First
Bus from Shudehill Interchange to intu Trafford Centre Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
First
Other operators
Taxi from University of Sheffield to Trafford Centre
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Estimated price
£130 - £160
Sheffield City Taxis
Phone
+44 114 239 3939
Website
sheffieldcitytaxis.com
S1 Taxis
Phone
+44 114 255 5111

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