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Great way to get around most of Greater Manchester

Buy your ticket before you get on the tram! Its cheaper after the peak times. If you want to have a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Salford, United Kingdom
Great service

Used the metrolink a lot during a recent visit. Very efficient service, clean and good... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Buy your ticket before you get on the tram! Its cheaper after the peak times. If you want to have a look around Media City UK in Salford the tram will take you straight there from Manchester City Centre. Same with Ethiad Stadium. Presently a...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Used the metrolink a lot during a recent visit. Very efficient service, clean and good connections, running on schedule.

Thank naffs3
Reviewed 6 days ago

Use Park and Ride at most places outside the Centre of Manchester, so very easy then to get close to almost anywhere in Central Manchester. Trams are very frequent, and reasonably cheap.

Thank chad94
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Transport option when visiting Manchester. If you download the app, you can buy tickets online before you travel and saves a bit of time, and no issues of losing your ticket.

Thank Cliff E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well signed,very regular,a great way to travel around the city of Manchester.ticket machines at most stops

Thank paul r
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed out near Salford Quays and used this in and out of the city centre during the days and also at night before and after a gig at the Arena. Great inexpensive service.

Thank TartanTeddyBear
Reviewed 1 week ago

We used the trams frequently during our 3 might stay in Manchester. They are reasonably priced, frequent, on time and convenient

Thank Pat W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Used this a few times now. Great to hop on and off for different locations. Wish we had these in more places up and down the country.

Thank CheekyKB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Plenty of trams available make this a must-do for getting around the city. Ticketing could not be easier with a simple kiosk system and contactless payments by card. Good service although the inside of the trams could be cleaner.

Thank Man_From_Geneva
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I use metrolink for a daily commute and this takes me from east Didsbury to Oldham. I have seen many reviews that compliment the service but I note that the majority appear to be people using the service only occasionally. The truth is that for...More

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9 October 2018|
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Response from bazonian2015 | Reviewed this property |
It might be as well to go to a TFGM(not GMPTE any more). Travel shop at Piccadilly gardens, Shudehill interchange, Wythenshawe Bus station or Stockport bus station amongst other places.
30 July 2018|
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Response from Danny L | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Yes, get the tram from Stretford to Trafford Bar then change to Manchester Airport.
aggie Q
2 September 2017|
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Response from Ian R | Reviewed this property |
The tram stop is 'Media City' which is across from the Lowry theatre (2 mins walk) Thank you