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Trafford Council

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Trafford Council
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Cheshire • Lancashire
Primary Destinations
Altrincham • Trafford Park
Other Important Destinations
Sale • Stretford
Cheshire East Council • Manchester Council • Salford Council • Warrington Council
National Highways Roads

Trafford Council is the Highway Authority for all roads in the Metropolitan Borough of Trafford, with the exception of Trunk roads managed by National Highways.

The northern half of the council area lies within the historic county of Lancashire, with the southern half being within Cheshire. The boundary between the two is the River Mersey.

Primary Destinations

The following Primary Destinations are located within the council area:

Trunk Roads

The following roads that run through the council area are at least partially Trunk Roads, and therefore managed by National Highways:

Principal and Classified Numbered Roads

The following is a list of A and B classified roads that are at least partially managed by the council:

Route From To Length


A56 Chester Broughton 80.1 miles View
A538 Macclesfield Altrincham 17.0 miles View
A560 Altrincham Mottram in Longdendale 16.8 miles View
A576 Trafford Park Middleton 10.0 miles View
A5014 Old Trafford Stretford 1.9 miles View
A5063 Pendleton Old Trafford 2.7 miles View
A5067 Old Trafford Chorlton-on-Medlock 2.2 miles View
A5081 White City Circle, Old Trafford Lostock 2.7 miles View
A5144 Timperley Hale 1.2 miles View
A5145 Stretford Stockport 7.4 miles View
A5181 Stretford Trafford Park 1.8 miles View
A6144 Sale Lymm 12.5 miles View   
B5158 Lostock Lymm Interchange 11.6 miles View
B5159 High Legh Warburton (Toll road) 4.0 miles View
B5160 Mossbrow Bowdon 3.9 miles View
B5161 Bowgreen Altrincham 1.8 miles View
B5162 Rosehill Well Green 1.6 miles View
B5163 Langham Road Hale Road 0.6 miles View
B5164 Woodlands Road Manchester Road 0.35 miles View
B5165 Manchester Road, West Timperley Shaftesbury Avenue, Timperley 2.8 miles View
B5166 Ashton upon Mersey Wilmslow 10.5 miles View
B5211 Worsley Stretford 4.2 miles View
B5213 Flixton Stretford 3.8 miles View
B5214 Urmston Trafford Park 3.2 miles View
B5217 Trafford Bar Chorlton cum Hardy 1.7 miles View
B5218 Old Trafford Hulme 1.3 miles View
B5219 Moss Side Old Trafford 1.3 miles View
B5224 Chester Road, Old Trafford Seymour Grove, Old Trafford 0.7 miles View
B5357 Heather Road / Park Road Hale railway station 0.55 miles View
B5397 Cross Street Northenden Road 1.6 miles View     

Classified Unnumbered (Class III) Roads

Main Article: Trafford Council (Class III roads)

For its Class III road network, Trafford MBC uses "C" prefixes.


Main Article: Trafford Council (Junctions)

Bridges, Tunnels, and other Crossings

Main Article: Trafford Council (Crossings)


Trafford Council
A56 • A538 • A560 • A576 • A5014 • A5063 • A5067 • A5081 • A5144 • A5145 • A5181 • A6144 • B5158 • B5159 • B5160 • B5161 • B5162 • B5163 • B5164 • B5165 • B5166 • B5211 • B5213 • B5214 • B5217 • B5218 • B5219 • B5224 • B5357 • B5397
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