To find the first and last trams for any journey visit this page and enter your origin and destination. First last tram times.
Metrolink is owned by transport for greater manchester tfgm and operated and maintained under contract by a keolis amey consortium.
Metro tram manchester. Reduce your journeys where possible and avoid travelling out of or into the area except where necessary. The system opened in april 1992 with 20 tram stops with routes radiating from manchester victoria to bury and manchester piccadilly to altrincham phase 2 extended the network to eccles with 12 new tram stops and a new interchange at cornbrook was built in 1999. Connecting all major railway stations and tourist attractions the metrolink runs every few minutes so you don t need a timetable you can just turn up and travel anytime from early morning until late in the evening.
Ticket finder tram ticket prices where to buy tickets young people older people disabled people jobseekers and new workers women s concessionary travel scheme contactless get me there smart ticketing system one. Greater manchester tram network map. Skip to main content.
The exception to this is a special early morning service between manchester airport and deansgate castlefield. Transport for greater manchester. The network has 99 stops along 65 miles 105 km of standard gauge track making it the most extensive light rail system in the united kingdom.
Manchester metrolink branded locally simply as metrolink is a tram light rail system in greater manchester england. Since opening in 1992 the manchester metrolink light rail tram system has grown to a network of 99 tram stops. Tram departure times journey planning tickets and travel information greater manchester tier 3 restrictions.
Manchester s metrolink tram system has been developed to encourage easier and faster travel in the city centre and beyond. This service runs every 20 minutes and is aimed at airport workers and those with early morning flights.