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This ticket gives you unlimited travel off-peak throughout your chosen Metrolink zones.

Your ticket must be valid in all zones you travel through.

Your ticket is only valid for travel after 9.30am on weekdays or all day on weekends and bank holidays.

Check if you qualify

You need to have a valid Our Pass to buy this ticket.

If you live in Greater Manchester, from 1 September following your 16th birthday, you can apply for a 16 – 18 Our Pass:

  • the card costs £10
  • it lasts until 31 August after your 18th birthday

The cost and benefits

Zones Cost
Any one zone (1, 2, 3 or 4) 90p
Two zones (1+2) £1.70
Two zones (2+3 or 3+4) £1.50
Three zones (1+2+3) £2.10
Three zones (2+3+4) £1.90
All zones (1+2+3+4) £2.40

Travel as many times as you want for one day, from 9.30am until the last tram - even if that's after midnight.

How to buy your ticket

You must buy a ticket before you board. You cannot buy a ticket on the tram.

You can only buy this 16-18 ticket online at

Find out more about get me there and using your 16-18 Our Pass smart card.