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Twice the trams, half the wait

23 January 2019
Ashton line tram

We’re doubling the amount of trams on the Ashton line.

From next Monday (28 January), trams will run every six minutes on the line instead of the current 12, doubling capacity.

The move will halve the average waiting time to just three minutes, making Metrolink a more attractive transport option.

It will also contribute towards plans to tackle congestion and improve air quality across the region.

Read the full news story here.