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Cornbrook planned improvement works

August to November 2019


What's happening

Improvement works will be taking place intermittently at Cornbrook Metrolink stop until November.

During this period there will be some changes to tram services and access to the stop may be restricted.

The information on this page will help you plan your journey on the affected dates, please check before you travel and allow additional time to complete your journey.

You can stay up to date by following @MCRMetrolink on Twitter.

Please continue to check this page for updates.

Cb entrance

Lift out of use until November

The lift will be back in operation in November.

The new lift will provide:

  • Increased capacity
  • Better LED lighting
  • High Definition CCTV

For step-free access, please use either Deansgate-Castlefield or Trafford Bar stops.

If you require further assistance, please contact Customer Services on 0161 205 2000.

Early Airport week day line closure: Until Friday 25 October

From Monday 14 to Friday 25 October, between the hours of 3am and 5:30am, Metrolink are undertaking improvement works at Cornbrook tram stop. During this time there will be no tram services on the Airport line between Deansgate-Castlefield and Firswood.

Changes to the tram service pattern will be as follows:

Airport line- No early morning services between Deansgate-Castlefield and Firswood

Bus replacement services will operate in both directions calling at all stops:

The improvement works at Cornbrook are Growth Deal funded project.

Northern Powerhouse GREY-Mono


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