Broadway tram stop

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 Broadway
Metrolink
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Broadway tram stop in 2010
Broadway is located in Manchester_Metrolink
Broadway
Broadway
Location of Broadway in Greater Manchester
Location
Place Salford Quays
Local authority Salford
Coordinates 53°28′29″N 2°17′42″W / 53.4748°N 2.2950°W / 53.4748; -2.2950Coordinates: 53°28′29″N 2°17′42″W / 53.4748°N 2.2950°W / 53.4748; -2.2950
Grid reference SJ805975
Platforms 2
Fare zone information
Metrolink Zone H
Present status In operation
Operations
Original operator Metrolink
History
Opened 12 June 1999
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Broadway is a tram stop on the Eccles Line of Greater Manchester's light rail Metrolink system. It opened to passengers on 12 June 1999 as part of Phase 2 of the network's expansion, and is located in the Salford Quays area of the City of Salford, in North West England.

Services[edit]

Service pattern[edit]

  • 12 minute service to Ashton-under-Lyne (via MediaCityUK at offpeak times).
  • 12 minute service to Eccles.

Connecting bus routes[edit]

Broadway stop is served by Stagecoach Manchester service 50, which is branded as City Connect, linking Salford Shopping Centre in Pendleton, Salford Crescent railway station, Salford University, Salford Central railway station, Manchester and East Didsbury with Salford Quays and MediaCityUK. Arriva North West service 79 stops nearby within Salford Quays and runs to Swinton via Ordsall and Pendleton and to Stretford via Old Trafford.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Transport for Greater Manchester - Journey Planning - Network Maps". Transport for Greater Manchester. Retrieved 10 September 2012. 
  2. ^ "City Connect 50". Stagecoach Bus. Retrieved 10 September 2012. 

External links[edit]

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