Manchester Metrolink – Ashton-under-Lyne – Eccles Service

The Ashton-under-Lyne – Eccles Service operates every day of the week.  It runs from Ashton-under-Lyne in Tameside to Eccles in Salford, passing through Manchester city centre.

Stops on the route are Ashton West, Ashton Moss, Audenshaw, Droylsden, Cemetery Road, Edge Lane, Clayton Hall, Velopark, Etihad Campus, Holt Town, New Islington, Piccadilly, Piccadilly Gardens, St Peter’s Square, Deansgate-Castlefield, Cornbrook, Pomona, Exchange Quay, Salford Quays, Anchorage, Harbour City, MediaCityUK (outside peak times) Broadway, Langworthy, Weaste, and Ladywell.

Interchange with other services at Piccadilly, Piccadilly Gardens, St Peter’s Square, Deansgate-Castlefield, or Cornbrook.

The service connects to the National Rail network at Ashton-under-Lyne, Piccadilly, Deansgate-Castlefield, and Eccles.

There are Metrolink park-and-ride car parks at Ashton West, Ashton Moss, and Ladywell.


Times for the Ashton-under-Lyne – Eccles Service can be found here.

Route Map

The map below shows the route taken by the Ashton-under-Lyne to Eccles Service. Hotels, tourist attractions, and train stations are also included. Click on any icon to find out more.

A map showing the complete Metrolink system can be found here.