The Metrolink expansion continues with a new service now up and running from East Didsbury, providing quick and easy access to Manchester city centre, Oldham and Rochdale, and the rest of the Metrolink network.

Our trams run every 12 minutes* during the day, stopping at the stations listed below. The journey time to Manchester city centre from East Didsbury is approximately 30 minutes, much less than the equivalent peak-time journey by road.

Stops on the East Didsbury line

Save with a Weekly Season Ticket

Buy a Weekly Season Ticket at your nearest Metrolink stop and save up to 25% on the cost of a five-day commute.

Park and ride at East Didsbury

To assist travellers from further afield to the Metrolink services in Didsbury, the East Didsbury stop located on Parrs Wood Lane and the junction on Kingsway, has a free Park and Ride facility for over 300 cars. This means you no longer need to drive into Manchester city centre, simply park up and jump on the tram.

The Park and Ride facility is for the use of Metrolink passengers only.

For further information

For further information please download the PDF brochure below

East Didsbury line bus links
We have created a guide of key bus services that link with tram services to help plan your journey:

Click here to view.

Here are a few good reasons to try your extended Metrolink service:

It takes much less time than the equivalent peak-time journey by road.

Compared to the cost of fuel and parking, travelling by Metrolink represents great value – adult return ticket from only £3.80 off-peak and child return ticket from only £1.70 off-peak into the city centre.

With services running every 12 minutes* to and from the city centre, your next tram is never far away.


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*Every 15 min outside the hours of 09.00–17.30 on Sundays and Public Holidays

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