†Change at Cornbrook for trams to the city centre, and all other destinations. For more details please download the full network map
Use the dropdown menus below to find the first and last tram times of your chosen stop.
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During improvement work there may be changes to your normal service. Please check before you travel.Visit
With Adult Peak Return tickets from £3.90 and Weekly Season Tickets from £15.50, Metrolink represents great value. To find out the cost of your journey to the city centre please see the table below. If you would like to know the cost of a journey to Manchester Airport or the rest of the network, please visit the Metrolink Ticket Selector.
|Adult||Zone A||Zone B||Zone C||Zone D||Zone E|
|Day Travelcard (peak)*||£7.00||£7.00||£7.00||£7.00||£7.00|
|Day Travelcard (off-peak)*||£5.00||£5.00||£5.00||£5.00||£5.00|
|Weekly Season Ticket||£15.50||£16.00||£15.50||£22.00||£27.00|
|4-Weekly Season Ticket**||£52.00||£52.00||£52.00||£73.00||£87.00|
|Annual Season Ticket**||£580||£580||£620||£830||£1,000|
|Child||Zone A||Zone B||Zone C||Zone D||Zone E|
|Day Travelcard (peak)*||£2.90||£2.90||£2.90||£2.90||£2.90|
|Day Travelcard (off-peak)*||£2.00||£2.00||£2.00||£2.00||£2.00|
|Weekly Season Ticket||£6.70||£6.70||£7.00||£9.50||£11.50|
|4-Weekly Season Ticket**||£24.00||£24.00||£26.00||£35.00||£42.00|
|Families***||Zone A||Zone B||Zone C||Zone D||Zone E|
|Family Return (off-peak)||£4.30||£4.30||£4.80||£6.10||£6.20|
|Family Day travelcard*||£6.20||£6.20||£6.20||£6.20||£6.20|
|Family Weekend Travelcard*||£8.00||£8.00||£8.00||£8.00||£8.00|
Peak hours are up to 9:30am, Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays)
* Unlimited travel anywhere on Metrolink.
** Metrolink Travel Club ID Card required.
*** Families are up to three children traveling with one or two adults.
Metrolink offers a wide range of ticket types to suit a wide variety of travel needs:
Unlimited travel on your specified route for a week.
Unlimited travel on your specified route for 4 weeks.
Unlimited travel on your specified route for a year.
For a journey between two stops on the network on a single day.
A great value option giving you freedom to travel anywhere on the network.
As an individual, you can travel anywhere on the network from 6pm Friday to the last tram on Sunday.
If you’re travelling with the family, up to two adults and up to three children can travel anywhere on the network for a day with a Family Day Travelcard (off-peak). Or at the weekend get unlimited travel with a Family Weekend Travelcard.
Metrolink touch screen ticket machines are located on the stop platforms and are easy to use. You can buy any type of Metrolink ticket from our machines, including a Weekly Season Ticket, you just need a valid Metrolink Travel Club ID Card to buy a 4-Weekly or Annual Season Ticket.
You can also use the ticket machines to buy Combined Day Travelcard tickets that allow you to travel on Metrolink and on rail and bus services too. You can pay for your tickets by credit or debit card, or by cash. Please make sure that you buy a ticket before you travel because traveling without a ticket can cost you £100.
*Issued by Transport for Greater Manchester
For a full network map and more information about travelling on Metrolink, please download our free Airport Line guide.Download PDF
Sale Water Park has a secure Park & Ride facility with 300 spaces, giving Metrolink customers the choice of leaving the car and simply hopping on the tram to the Airport or the city centre and beyond.
Metrolink Park & Ride facilities are only available to Metrolink customers during the hours of service. Your tram tickets must be shown when requested. Overnight parking is not permitted.
Season tickets offer great value for regular travellers, you could save up to 25% on the cost of 5 Peak Returns with a Weekly Season Ticket. Even greater savings are available with 4-Weekly or Annual Season Tickets.
All tickets are available from Metrolink ticket machines located on every stop. To purchase a 4-Weekly or Annual Season Ticket you will need to get a free Metrolink Travel Club ID Card first, available from any TfGM Travelshop.