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Broadway is a tram stop on the Eccles Line of Greater Manchester's light rail Metrolink system. It opened to passengers on 12 June 1999 as part of Phase 2 of the network's expansion, and is located in the Salford Quays area of the City of Salford, in North West England.

Broadway
Metrolink
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Broadway tram stop in November 2018.
Broadway is located in Manchester_Metrolink
Broadway
Broadway
Location of Broadway in Greater Manchester
Location
PlaceSalford Quays
Local authoritySalford
Coordinates53°28′29″N 2°17′42″W / 53.4748°N 2.2950°W / 53.4748; -2.2950Coordinates: 53°28′29″N 2°17′42″W / 53.4748°N 2.2950°W / 53.4748; -2.2950
Grid referenceSJ805975
Platforms2
Fare zone information
Metrolink Zone2
Present statusIn operation
Operations
Original operatorMetrolink
History
Opened12 June 1999

ServicesEdit

Service patternEdit

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

Connecting bus routesEdit

Broadway tram stop is served by Diamond Bus North West services 13, 27 & 79, which stop nearby within Salford Quays. Also, stopping nearby is Stagecoach Manchester service 50, linking Salford Shopping Centre in Pendleton, Salford Crescent railway station, Salford University, Salford Central railway station, Manchester and East Didsbury with Salford Quays and MediaCityUK.[citation needed]

ReferencesEdit

External linksEdit

Preceding station     Manchester Metrolink   Following station
towards Eccles
Eccles – Ashton-under-Lyne Line