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The Trafford Centre

Type:Shopping Centre

Regent Crescent
Manchester
Greater Manchester
M17 8AA

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Public Transport Directions

By tram

You can use a Metrolink tram on the Trafford Park link to visit the Trafford Centre from the city centre. Services start at Cornbrook and take approximately 16 minutes to reach the Trafford Centre. For further information please visit tfgm.com/public-transport/tram

By train

You can access The Trafford Centre easily via a bus connection from a number of nearby train stations:

Manchester Piccadilly: Then catch the express X50 or 250 bus from Piccadilly Gardens, a few minutes’ walk away.

Manchester Victoria: Then catch bus 100 from the station entrance.

Salford Crescent: Then catch bus 100 from the A6.

Urmston: Then catch bus 23, 25 or 245 from outside Sainsbury’s.

By bus

Buses run regularly from all over the Greater Manchester region to our own on-site Bus Station:

City centre express X50: the X50 is our frequent bus route from Manchester Piccadilly, running up to every 20 minutes from early till late, 363 days a year. For further information please visit  www.stagecoachbus.com/manchester-x50.aspx. 

Road Directions

The Trafford Centre is located about five miles west of the city centre with several conveniently situated transport links and parking for 11,500 vehicles. Whether you're travelling by bus, car, train, bike or on foot – getting here is easier than ever.

Sat nav: M17 8AA

Directions: Located off the M60, via junction 9 or 10.

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
    • Excellent
      1944
    • Very Good
      847
    • Average
      243
    • Poor
      89
    • Terrible
      150

    Recent Reviews:

    • linda s
      uk manchester
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Very disappointing
      1 of 5 stars
      Monday, 17th January 2022
      Making sure the server listens to the customer to ensure they receive the correct food ordered We have eaten there for many years but last week I ordered chicken only to receive Tofu The starter... Read full review
    • keirand2022
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Dinnertime
      4 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 22nd January 2022
      Food was fine, everything arrived promptly and in a timely manner. Our server Alex was friendly and courteous and was also very polite. If we came back to Manchester we would probably visit again. Read full review
    • Ian S
      Wigan
      Great Cafe
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 26th January 2022
      We visited the Trafford Centre on Tuesday 25th January, 2022. This was our first visit for 2 years because of covid. We called at John Lewis's cafe for a lunchtime snack. The food was excellent and... Read full review

    Facilities

    Accessibility

    • All areas accessible to disabled visitors
    • Designated parking provided for guests with disabilities
    • Shopmobility
    • Toilets for disabled visitors
    • Wheelchair hire

    Children & Infants

    • Baby changing facilities
    • Creche and/or childcare facilities
    • Kiddie Car Hire

    Parking & Transport

    • Coach parking
    • Frequent bus services
    • Taxi rank nearby

    Provider Facilities

    • Cash machines
    • Gift vouchers

    Provider Features

    • Out of town

    Dates and Opening Times

    The Trafford Centre opening times - shops (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)
    DayTimes
    Monday - Friday10:00 - 22:00
    Saturday10:00 - 21:00
    Sunday12:00 - 18:00
    The Trafford Centre opening times - dining (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)
    DayTimes
    Monday - Sunday10:00 - 22:00
    The Trafford Centre opening times - leisure (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)
    DayTimes

    * Please check with individual bars, restaurants and attractions for business specific opening times.

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