Harbour City tram stop

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Manchester metrolink logo.PNG Harbour City
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Harbour City tram stop in 2012, looking towards Eccles, the Manchester bound platform is in the distance.
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Harbour City
Harbour City
Location of Harbour City in Greater Manchester
Place Salford Quays
Local authority City of Salford
Coordinates 53°28′27″N 2°17′27″W / 53.4741°N 2.2908°W / 53.4741; -2.2908Coordinates: 53°28′27″N 2°17′27″W / 53.4741°N 2.2908°W / 53.4741; -2.2908
Grid reference SJ807975
Platforms 2
Fare zone information
Metrolink Zone H
Present status In operation
Original operator Metrolink
Opened 12 June 1999
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Harbour City is a tram stop on the Eccles Line of Greater Manchester's light rail Metrolink system. It is located in the Salford Quays area, in North West England, and opened on 12 June 1999 as part of Phase 2 of the system's expansion.


Service pattern[edit]

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

Connecting bus routes[edit]

Harbour City station is served by Arriva North West's service 79 to Swinton via Ordsall and Pendleton and Stretford via Old Trafford. Stagecoach Manchester's service 50, branded City Connect, links to Salford Shopping Centre in Pendleton, Salford Crescent railway station, Salford University, Salford Central railway station, Manchester and East Didsbury.[1][2]


  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
MediaCityUK – Piccadilly Line
towards Piccadilly
towards Eccles
Eccles – Ashton-under-Lyne Line