Salford Quays
Metrolink station
An M5000 tram at Salford Quays tram stop in November 2018.
General information
LocationSalford Quays, Salford
Coordinates53°28′13″N 2°17′02″W / 53.47031°N 2.28399°W / 53.47031; -2.28399Coordinates: 53°28′13″N 2°17′02″W / 53.47031°N 2.28399°W / 53.47031; -2.28399
Grid referenceSJ812971
Line(s)Eccles Line
Other information
StatusIn operation
Fare zone2
Opened12 June 1999 (1999-06-12)
Original companyMetrolink

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 Orbits 53, which runs to Pendleton and to Cheetham Hill via Rusholme, Gorton and Harpurhey and Diamond Bus North West service 79, which runs between Salford Shopping Centre and Stretford.


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