we are connected

transport links

TraffordCity is conveniently located five miles west of Manchester city centre, adjacent to the M60 orbital motorway and boasts excellent connectivity via road, tram, rail and air. Excellent public transport links gives accessibility to business, retail, leisure and employment opportunities within TraffordCity.

A connected city

An extension to the existing light rail metrolink which runs directly through the City Centre into Greater Manchester into TraffordCity via Trafford Park was completed in March 2020. This £350 million extension into the heart of TraffordCity links visitors and commuters up to many tourism major venues in Greater Manchester

UK wide connected

TraffordCity is at the heart of the UK with over 50% of the population within 150 miles and 11 million population within 90 minute drivetime.

Internationally connected

With its close proximity to Manchester International Airport, TraffordCity is internationally connected to 28 million passengers a year non stop to over 200 destinations.

road, rail and air

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15 minutes from central Manchester

15 minutes from Manchester International Airport

45 minutes from Liverpool Airport

5 minutes from City Airport & Heliport

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Manchester Piccadilly is a 15 minute drive from TRAFFORDCITY and the station boasts excellent connectivity to the UK’s major cities with London only a two hour commute away.

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The close proximity of Manchester International and Liverpool Airports means it is easily accessible for our European and International visitors. City Airport and Manchester Heliport are also just five minutes away.

public transport

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A well serviced bus network travels to the intu Trafford Centre bus terminal from all major conurbations within Greater Manchester and beyond via 350 routes.

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The expansion of the Trafford Park Metrolink line has created unrivalled connectivity to Greater Manchester’s key economic and visitor destinations including MediaCityUK, The Imperial War Museum North, The Lowry, Manchester United, Lancashire County Cricket Club, Manchester Waters and the City Centre.

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