Ashton Old Road

Latest updates

Updated: Saturday 21 November

šŸš§ Resurfacing works are almost complete.

  • Until late November
  • Phase 5 ā€“ Bartlett St to Victoria St


šŸš§ Due to resurfacing works, A635 Ashton Old Road will be closed in several locations until late November 2020. The details of all phases and how you can improve your journey will be shown on this page and be updated daily based on real time travel data.

Improve your journey šŸš—

āœ”ļø Travel before 7am or after 6pm on this route for quicker journeys.

āœ”ļø Local diverions will be in place at night time. During the full closure it me be quicker to use A57 Hyde Road or A662 Ashton New Road to reduce time spent behind the wheel.

Combined with the ongoing Great Ancoats Street major works it is advised to re-route your journey.

Local and shorter trips in the area may be quicker (and healthier) by cycling šŸš“ & walking šŸš¶

Alternative travel

Public transport is safe to use, however it should be used for essential journeys only. Consider active travel options such as cycling and walking especially for shorter journeys.

Metrolink šŸšˆ

On weekdays, all Metrolink lines will run at a 10-minute frequency until 7pm when they will then operate every 20 minutes.

Click here for the quietest times to travel on the tram.

Can't travel the whole way by Metrolink? Many stops have free Park and Ride sites and cycling storage facilities.

From the east of Manchester, there are two Park and Ride sites available:

  • Ashton Moss with 200 spaces ā€“ 30-minute journey time to the city centre.
  • Ashton West with 194 spaces - 30-minute journey time to the city centre.

Both Park and Rides currently have spaces available.

Useful Links

We have brought together some links that can help plan your journey

Nearby Events

Great Ancoats Street

In Progress
Work is underway and will continue until late 2020.
Impacted area(s)

Manchester city centre

Other local areas may be affected

Hyde Road

In Progress
From Monday 27 January for up to 12 months
Impacted area(s)

Gorton, Longsight, Reddish, Denton, Hyde