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Metroshuttle: free bus travel in the city and town centres

Get on and off as often as you like

Manchester Metroshuttle has changed…to the free bus

On Sunday 28 October the new look free bus replaced Manchester Metroshuttle. Staying completely free and with later running times, visit our dedicated page for full details.


Metroshuttles are free buses linking the main rail stations, car parks, shopping areas and businesses. Metroshuttle services operate in Bolton and Stockport.


Bolton town centre

Bus station; Bolton Interchange; Crompton Place shopping centre; Market Place shopping centre; Topp Way car park.

Bolton Metroshuttle live departure times

Bolton town centre Metroshuttle service is in operation:

  • Monday to Saturday: 9am to 5pm, every 15 minutes.

This Metroshuttle service is funded by Bolton Council and Transport for Greater Manchester.


Bolton Metroshuttle map

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Stockport town centre

Rail station; Bus Station; Portwood; Knightsbridge; Bus Station.

Stockport Metroshuttle live departure times

Stockport town centre Metroshuttle service is in operation:

  • Monday to Saturday: 8am to 6pm, every 15 minutes.

  • Sunday: 10.30am to 5pm, every 15 minutes.

This Metroshuttle service is funded by Stockport Council and Transport for Greater Manchester.


Stockport Metroshuttle map

Stockport Metroshuttle route map