Central Park Metrolink Tram Stop

Central Park is one of the most impressive stops on the Metrolink network. It features a magnificent curved copper canopy roof with a lens-shaped section of glazing, all supported by tension cables. It’s a striking example of modern transport architecture.

The stop serves Central Park, a business park in the Newton Heath area of Manchester. Businesses and organisations based here include Fujitsu and Greater Manchester Police (GMP). GMP has two large buildings here. One houses the headquarters of the entire force while the other is home to the GMP North Manchester Division.

Central Park Metrolink Station
Central Park Metrolink Station
Greater Manchester Police Force Headquarters at Central Park, Manchester
Greater Manchester Police Force Headquarters

Central Park Metrolink Tram Stop is served by the East Didsbury - Rochdale Town Centre Service and the East Didsbury - Shaw and Crompton Service (Monday to Saturday daytime). There are direct trams to destinations such as Manchester city centre, Oldham, and Rochdale.

Structural steelwork at Central Park Metrolink Station
Structural steelwork

Facilities include lifts to the platforms and cycle stands. There is no car park at the Metrolink stop itself.

Tram approaching Central Park Metrolink Station in Manchester
Tram approaching station

Adjacent stops are Monsall and Newton Heath and Moston. The travelling time to Victoria Metrolink in Manchester city centre is just five minutes.

Facilities at Central Park

Passenger facilities at Central Park Metrolink are summarised below.

FacilityDetails
Information ScreensYes
Disabled ToiletsNo
LiftsYes
RampsNo
Step-free Access To PlatformsYes
Number of Car Parking Spaces0
Number of Cycle Lockers0
Number of Cycle Stands18
Taxi RankNo
ToiletsNo
WiFiNo
Manned Ticket OfficeNo
Ticket MachinesYes

Facility information last updated on Thursday 1st of April 2021.

Map

Map showing location of Central Park Metrolink Tram Stop.

Map showing location of Central Park Metrolink Tram Stop

Details

Central Park Metrolink Tram Stop

Address
The Gateway
Manchester
Greater Manchester
United Kingdom