Ashton Moss tram stop

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Ashton Moss
Ashton Moss stop in May 2019.
Ashton Moss is located in Manchester_Metrolink
Ashton Moss
Ashton Moss
Location of Ashton Moss in Greater Manchester
Local authorityMetropolitan Borough of Tameside
Coordinates53°29′01″N 2°07′19″W / 53.4836°N 2.1220°W / 53.4836; -2.1220Coordinates: 53°29′01″N 2°07′19″W / 53.4836°N 2.1220°W / 53.4836; -2.1220
Platforms2 (1 island)
Fare zone information
Metrolink Zone3
Present statusIn operation
Original operatorManchester Metrolink
Opened9 October 2013[1]

Ashton Moss is a tram stop on the East Manchester Line, built as part of Phase 3b of the Manchester Metrolink. The station opened on 9 October 2013,[1] ahead of the originally-publicised schedule of the winter of 2013–14.[2] The stop has an island platform, and is located on Lord Sheldon Way near the Ashton Moss leisure complex and Snipe Retail Park on Ashton New Road.[3] The station is served by a 200 space Park + Ride car park, with electric vehicle parking facilities.


Services are mostly every 12 minutes on all routes.


  1. ^ a b "Twitter / TamesideCouncil: CllrRobinson announces that..." Tameside Council. Twitter. 10 September 2013. Retrieved 11 September 2013.
  2. ^ "Metrolink - East Manchester line". Transport for Greater Manchester. Retrieved 19 May 2013.
  3. ^ "Metrolink - Ashton Moss station" (PDF). Transport for Greater Manchester. Retrieved 26 June 2011.

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Preceding station   Manchester metrolink logo.PNG Manchester Metrolink   Following station
towards Eccles
Eccles – Ashton-under-Lyne Line