Park & Ride

With plenty of Metrolink Park & Ride car parks across the network, it’s easy to park up and hop on the tram for a hassle free journey in and around Greater Manchester.

Parking at tram stops is FREE for our Metrolink customers, the only cost is the tram fare. It’s likely the cost of your ticket will be less than your normal parking charges too!

 

Metrolink Park and Ride facilities are only available to Metrolink customers during the hours of service. For more information on tram times, please click here.

Weekend overnight Parking

Ordinarily overnight parking is not permitted at Metrolink Park & Ride sites. However, at certain stops, overnight parking is permitted on Friday and Saturday nights.

 

Customers must collect their car before 12 noon the following day.

 

The Park & Ride sites where overnight parking is permitted are: Brooklands, Stretford, Navigation Road, Bury, Crumpsall, Prestwich, Radcliffe, Whitefield, East Didsbury, Ladywell, Hollinwood, Oldham Mumps, Rochdale Rail Station, Derker and Shaw and Crompton stops. These are shown on the map below.

 

If you have any questions or comments, please contact customer services on 0161 205 2000.

 

Full terms and conditions for the overnight parking trial can be found here.

 


 

Locations

 
 
 A pdf version of the Park and Ride map can be downloaded here.
 
Stop name Lift Total parking Blue Badge Bays Cycling stands Cycle lockers Car park height restriction Overnight parking
Altrincham       8 stands  
Navigation Road   81 spaces 6 spaces 5 stands 5 lockers Yes
Timperley Yes     5 stands 3 lockers
Brooklands Yes 108 spaces   3 stands 2 lockers Yes
Sale Yes 25 spaces 2 spaces 3 stands  2 lockers
Dane Road Yes     5 stands 3 lockers
Stretford   33 spaces 2 spaces 5 stands 3 lockers Yes
Old Trafford         5 lockers
Trafford Bar          
Cornbrook Yes        
Stop name Lift Total parking Blue Badge Bays Cycling stands Cycle lockers Car park height restriction Overnight parking
Bury Yes 100 spaces 4 spaces 8 stands 5 lockers Yes
Radcliffe   369 spaces 22 spaces stands 5 lockers 2.3m Yes
Whitefield   216 spaces 13 spaces 4 stands 5 lockers 2.3m Yes
Besses o' th' Barn Yes 9 spaces 2 spaces 1 stands 4 lockers

Prestwich

  36 spaces 2 spaces 4 stands 4 lockers Yes

Heaton Park

Yes 12 spaces 2 spaces 2 stands 4 lockers
Bowker Vale          
Crumpsall  

43 spaces 

3 spaces 4 stands 6 lockers Yes
Abraham Moss   2 spaces 2 spaces    
Queens Road Yes      5 stands   
Stop name Lift Total parking Blue Badge Bays Cycling stands Cycle lockers Car park height restriction Overnight parking
Eccles          
Ladywell   250 spaces 22 spaces 9 stands   Yes
Weaste          
Langworthy          
Broadway       10 stands  
MediaCityUK          
Harbour City          
Anchorage          
Salford Quays          
Exchange Quay          
Pomona Yes        
Stop name Lift Total parking Blue Badge Bays Cycling stands Cycle lockers Car park height restriction Overnight parking
Firswood Yes     5 stands  
Chorlton Yes     6 stands  
St Werburgh's Road Yes     10 stands 5 lockers
Withington​ Yes​ ​6 stands 5 lockers​
Burton Road Yes​ 4 stands​ 5 lockers​
West Didsbury​ Yes 5 stands​ 5 lockers​
Didsbury Village​ 5 stands 5 lockers​
East Didsbury​ Yes​ 302​ 18​ 10 stands​ 5 lockers 2.4m Yes
Stop name Lift Total parking Blue Badge Bays Cycling stands Cycle lockers Car park height restriction Overnight parking
Deansgate-Castlefield Yes        
St Peter's Square          
Piccadilly Gardens          
Piccadilly Yes        
Market Street          
Shudehill       5 stands  
Victoria          
Stop name Lift Total parking Blue Badge Bays Cycling stands Cycle lockers Car park height restriction Overnight parking
Rochdale Town Centre​ 5​ stands
Rochdale Railway Station 217​ spaces 13​ spaces 5​ stands 2.4m Yes
Newbold 5 stands​ 5​ lockers
Kingsway Business Park ​5 stands
Milnrow​ 19​ spaces 3​ spaces 5​ stands 5 lockers
Newhey​ ​5 stands 5​ lockers
Shaw and Crompton​   90 spaces  7 spaces  5 stands 5 lockers  Yes
Derker Yes  251 spaces   16 spaces  5 stands 5 lockers  2.4m Yes
Oldham Mumps   270 spaces   16 spaces   5 stands  5 lockers  Yes
Oldham Central  9 stands
Oldham King Street  5 stands
Westwood  5 stands 5 lockers
Freehold Yes 3 spaces 3 spaces 5 stands lockers
South Chadderton       5 stands 5 lockers
Hollinwood Yes 190 spaces 12 spaces 5 stands 5 lockers 2.1m​ Yes
Failsworth Yes     5 stands 5 lockers
Newton Heath and Moston       5 stands  
Central Park Yes     18 stands  
Monsall Yes     5 stands 5 lockers
Stop Name Lift Total Parking Blue Badge Bays Cycling stands Cycle lockers Car park height restriction Overnight parking
Ashton-under-Lyne 5 stands 5 lockers
Ashton West 195 spaces​ 8 5 stands 5 lockers
Ashton Moss 200 spaces 12 5 stands 5 lockers 2.4m
Audenshaw​ 5 stands 5 lockers
Droylsden​
Cemetery Road​ 5 stands 5 lockers​
Edge Lane​ 5 stands 5 lockers​
Clayton Hall​ 5 stands 5 lockers​
Velopark​ 5 stands 3 lockers​
Etihad Campus​ Yes​
Holt Town​
New Islington​ 5 stands
Stop Name Lift Total Parking Blue Badge Bays Cycling stands Cycle lockers Car park height restriction Overnight parking
Manchester Airport Yes​ 5 stands

 

Shadowmoss 5 stands
5 lockers​
Peel Hall 5 stands
5 lockers​
Robinswood Road​ 5 stands 5 lockers​
Wythenshawe Town Centre 5 stands 5 lockers​
Crossacres 5 stands
5 lockers​
Benchill 5 stands
5 lockers​​​
Martinscroft 5 stands
5 lockers​​​
Roundthorn 5 stands 5 lockers​
Baguley​ 5 stands
5 lockers​​​
Moor Road​ 5 stands
5 lockers​
Wythenshawe Park 5 stands
5 lockers​
Northern Moor 5 stands 5 lockers​
Sale Water Park 300​ spaces 16 spaces 5 stands 5 lockers​ 2.4m
Barlow Moor Road 5 stands
Terms and conditions for Park & Ride permitted car parking hours
  1. These terms and conditions are applicable for the following Park & Ride sites: Brooklands, Stretford, Navigation Road, Bury, Crumpsall, Prestwich, Radcliffe, Whitefield, East Didsbury, Ladywell, Hollinwood, Oldham Mumps, Rochdale Rail Station, Derker and Shaw and Crompton stops. These are shown on the map below.
  2. The following extended hours will apply for permitted parking:
    a)  Customers parking a vehicle on a Friday will have to remove it before 12 noon on Saturday; and
    b)  Customers parking a vehicle on a Saturday will have to remove it before 12 noon on Sunday.
  3. All customers must remove their vehicles before the end of the tram services on Sunday to Thursday.
  4. Customers must note that they are not permitted to park a vehicle continuously for the duration of the weekend.
  5. The car parks included will be monitored and parking charge notices issued for vehicles identified as being in breach of the above terms and conditions.
  6. All vehicles and property are left in the carparks at their owners risk and no liability will be accepted for damage, loss or theft. 
  7. Metrolink reserves the right to change or update its Park & Ride terms and conditions at any time. This includes the right to withdraw any or all sites without notice.
  8. Customers must note that not all Metrolink Park & Ride sites are included. The sites not included will be subject to the usual terms and conditions which state that Metrolink Park & Ride facilities are only available to Metrolink customers during the hours of service and overnight parking is not permitted. 

Customers who have any queries in relation to the terms and conditions for  permitted parking can contact TfGM Customer Services telephone line on 0161 205 2000 or email customer.relations@tfgm.com.