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Directions & Parking

Where to find us

Whether you're travelling by bus, car, train, tram, bike or on foot – getting to LEGOLAND Discovery Centre Manchester is super easy! Find all the information you need below.

Our location address is

LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre Manchester
Barton Square,
The Trafford Centre,
Manchester,
M17 8AS

Manchester Cluster Map

How to get there

We are located within Trafford Palazzo (previously known as Barton Square).

It's right next door to the Trafford Centre, which can be accessed from Trafford Palazzo via an indoor footbridge. 

Travelling by car and parking

Sat nav: M17 8AS

Directions: We are located off the M60, via junction 9 or 10.

We are about 5 miles West of Manchester City Centre, with lots of free parking and great transport links. The closest car park to the attraction is 'Trafford Centre Car Park West' at Trafford Palazzo it's right outside our attraction and free to park.

Travelling 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.

You can then access Trafford Palazzo by crossing the indoor footbridge from The Trafford Centre. 

Travelling 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.

  • Service 2 to Eccles, Monton, Swinton, Farnworth and Bolton.​
  • Express Service X5 to Stretford, Sale, Sale Moor, Northenden and Stockport.
  • Service 23/23A to Davyhulme, Urmston (23), Lostock (23A), Stretford, Chorlton, Didsbury and Stockport.
  • Service 25 to Urmston, Chorlton, Fallowfield, Withington and Stockport.​
  • Service 52 to Eccles, Salford, Broughton and Cheetham Hill.
  • Service 68 to Eccles, Worsley, Walkden, Little Hulton and Farnworth.
  • Service 100 to Irlam, Cadishead and Warrington.
  • Service 100 to Eccles, Salford and Manchester.
  • Service 126 to Astley and Leigh.
  • Service 132 to Atherton, Tyldesley and Wigan.
  • Service 245 to Davyhulme, Flixton, Stretford, Sale, Ashton-Upon-Mersey and Altrincham.
  • Service 247 to Davyhulme, Flixton, Partington and Altrincham.
  • Service 250 to Trafford Park, MUFC, Hulme and Manchester.
  • Service 291 to Trafford Park, Old Trafford and Manchester.
  • Express Service 300 to Bolton.

More ways to get here!

Trafford Palazzo (where LEGOLAND Discovery Centre is situated) is very close to the Barton Dock Road tram stop. The line runs from the Manchester City Centre Cornbrook stop. 
Plan your tram journey here. 

Nearest taxi rank: Abacus Travel Services, located just outside The Orient, are The Trafford Centre's on-site private hire partner.

Please call 0161 747 9090 for further details.

Cycle parking can be found:

  • Adjacent to the rear of the Trafford Centre West car park at Trafford Palazzo, opposite the Next Home store.