MediaCityUK Metrolink Tram Stop

This Metrolink stop is located at MediaCityUK at Salford Quays. It is served by the Ashton-under-Lyne - MediaCityUK Service (Monday to Saturday daytime) and the Ashton-under-Lyne - Eccles Service.

Services include direct trams to Manchester city centre and Piccadilly Metrolink Tram Stop (for Manchester Piccadilly Train Station).

Video tour of MediaCityUK Metrolink Tram Stop

MediaCityUK Metrolink Tram Stop is the best stop for many of the buildings at the development – Quay House (BBC), Bridge House (BBC), Orange Tower (ITV) etc.

MediaCityUK Metrolink Station
MediaCityUK Metrolink Station

The station is also an option for visitors to The Lowry, Quayside (Lowry Outlet Mall), Vue Manchester Quayside, and Imperial War Museum North.

MediaCityUK Metrolink Station and Quay House, MediaCityUK, Salford Quays
MediaCityUK Metrolink Station and Quay House

The famous Blue Peter Garden lies next to the station. It was opened in 2012 by The Princess Royal, after being moved from its original location at Television Centre in London. Designed by Percy Thrower, it features a fish pond handprints of famous presenters, a bronze statue of Petra (the first Blue Peter pet), and paw prints of other pets. The garden is open to the public.

Adjacent station on the line are Broadway and Harbour City.

The stop opened in 2010.

Facilities at MediaCityUK

Passenger facilities at MediaCityUK Metrolink are summarised below.

Information ScreensYes
Disabled ToiletsNo
Step-free Access To PlatformsYes
Number of Car Parking Spaces0
Number of Cycle Lockers0
Number of Cycle Stands25
Taxi RankNo
Manned Ticket OfficeNo
Ticket MachinesYes

Facility information last updated on Monday 1st of April 2024.


Map showing location of MediaCityUK Metrolink Tram Stop.

Map showing location of MediaCityUK Metrolink Tram Stop


MediaCityUK Metrolink Tram Stop

Greater Manchester
United Kingdom