Public Transport


The Metrolink station is situated in the heart of Sale and sits on the Altrincham - Manchester line. The Metrolink provides a very quick, frequent service from early in the morning to late in the evening from and to other towns in Greater Manchester linked by the tramway system.

For enquiries, telephone 0161 205 2000.


There are hackney carriage black cab taxi ranks in the following locations in Sale:

  • Outside the Metrolink station
  • Outside Tesco on Hereford Street
  • Near Sainsbury’s off Ashfield Road

You can also phone for a private hire cab via Trafford Radio Cabs in Sale on 0161 969 9999 or 0161 928 9999 or 0161 865 9999 or 0161 973 9999.


Sale town centre is on a number of bus routes and you can get a timetable posted to you by contacting 0161 242 6040 and leaving your details.

For bus information, please telephone: 0870 608 2608 - open between 7am and 8pm Mondays to Fridays and 8am and 8pm on Saturdays and Sundays. Textphone users should ring 0870 241 2216. There are also useful details on the website, which can also help with your bus journey planning.

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