The Trafford Centre

The Trafford Centre Manchester

The Trafford Centre in Manchester is one of the most exciting shopping and leisure destinations in the UK.  With over 200 shops and 60 restaurants to choose from there is really something for everyone at this venue.  Highlights include an Odeon Imax Cinema, Sea Life and Legoland Discovery Centre.  Cheshire Oaks is around 40 minutes drive away.


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The Trafford Centre Shops

Find your favourite high street names, must-have brands and more at The Trafford Centre.  Some of the most popular shops are John Lewis, Selfridges & Co, Debenhams, Primark at Selfridges, Game and Samsung.  View the full list of shops at The Trafford Centre.

The Trafford Centre Restaurants

Grab a drink, light bite or dine out in style with a delicious choice of restaurants, cafes and bars just waiting to take your order.  Some of the most popular bars and restaurants are Five Guys, Millies Cookies, All Bar One, La Tasca, Cafe Rouge, TGI Fridays, Nando’s and Wagamama.  View all the bars and restaurants at The Trafford Centre.

Map of the Centre

View the map of the Trafford Centre.

Opening Times

  • Monday to Friday – 10am to 10pm
  • Saturday – 10am – 9pm
  • Sunday – 12pm – 6pm

Please check times with individual stores, restaurants and leisure.


Public Transport Directions

By tram

You can use a Metrolink tram on the Trafford Park link to visit the Centre from the city centre. Services start at Cornbrook and take approximately 16 minutes to reach the venue.

By train

You can access The 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.

Road Directions

The shopping 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.

What about Parking?

There is 18 car parks and 11,500 parking spaces including disabled, parent and child spaces and EV charging. Passenger lifts and escalators give easy access from each car park directly to the centre.

Please note that all the upper deck car parks are now open.


The Trafford Centre, Regent Crescent, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M17 8AA


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