Salford Quays
Metrolink station
An M5000 tram at Salford Quays tram stop in November 2018.
LocationSalford Quays, Salford
Coordinates53°28′13″N 2°17′02″W / 53.4703°N 2.2840°W / 53.4703; -2.2840Coordinates: 53°28′13″N 2°17′02″W / 53.4703°N 2.2840°W / 53.4703; -2.2840
Grid referenceSJ812971
Line(s)Eccles Line
Other information
StatusIn operation
Fare zone2
Opened12 June 1999 (1999-06-12)
Original companyMetrolink
Salford Quays
Salford Quays
Location within Manchester_Metrolink

Salford Quays tram stop is a stop on Greater Manchester's light rail Metrolink system. It is located beside Salford Quays, on Metrolink's Eccles Line. It opened as part of Phase 2 of the system's expansion, on 12 June 1999.


Service pattern

Connecting bus routes

Salford Quays station is served by buses stopping nearby on Trafford Road. Services that stop nearby are Go North West service 53, which runs to Pendleton and to Cheetham Hill via Rusholme, Gorton and Harpurhey, Diamond Bus North West service 79, which runs to Swinton via Ordsall and Pendleton and to Stretford via Old Trafford. Diamond Bus North West service 73, which runs to Clifton via Pendleton and Swinton and to MediaCityUK. Arriva North West service 70 also serves the station on Sundays, which runs to Manchester and to Clifton, although via Eccles.[1]


  1. ^ "Transport for Greater Manchester - Journey Planning - Network Maps". Transport for Greater Manchester. Archived from the original on 2 November 2012. Retrieved 10 September 2012.
Preceding station   Manchester metrolink logo.PNG Manchester Metrolink   Following station
towards Eccles
Eccles – Ashton-under-Lyne Line
towards MediaCityUK
MediaCityUK – Ashton-under-Lyne Line