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From the day it opened in 1998 The Trafford Centre has been a stunning commercial success, dominating retail and leisure in the north west. This £1.6billion shopping and leisure destination attracts over 30 million visits a year. The combination of the architecture, the size and quality of the shopping and leisure offer, long opening hours, powerful advertising and the constant drive to improve the customer experience has built a commercial success that grows with every year.

Size 1,992,000 sq ft of retail space
Number of shops 242 shops and stores
Anchor stores Selfridges, John Lewis, Apple, Superdry, Hollister, JD Sports, Kurt Geiger, Ted Baker, Banana Republic, Odeon Cinema, Legoland Discovery Centre
Catchment 5.4 million people live within a 45 minute drive of The Trafford Centre
Public Transport On site bus station, taxi rank, coach park, Metrolink shuttle bus, Manchester City Centre Express bus service
Parking 10,700 free secure car parking spaces
Customer Facilities Customer Service Desk – teams trained to World Class Customer Service standard
Gift Card kiosk
Wheelchair access
Fun buggies and pushchair hire
Child safety wristbands
Toilets – disabled, parent and child, children’s
Assisted change facilities
Breast feeding rooms
Baby change
Barney Bear Club
Creche & Play Area
Open 10pm weekdays
Leisure First LEGOLAND Discovery Centre in the UK
20 screen ODEON cinema
Aerial Extreme, high ropes adventure course
Paradise Island Adventure Golf
Namco Station
Laser Quest and The Rock
62 restaurants, cafés and bars
Adjacent to Trafford Quays Leisure Village consisting of Chill Factore, AirKix indoor skydiving, four on-site hotels, PlayGolf driving range, David Lloyd, Powerleague Soccerdome and DW Sports.
Next to Event City
Ownership Capital Shopping Centres 100%
Address Management Suite
M17 8AA


This £1.6billion shopping and leisure destination attracts over 30 million visits a year