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City Connect 50 is a new service linking Manchester and Salford that has replaced the Salford Quayslink service.

City Connect 50 is an extension of the existing 50 service from East Didsbury to Manchester city centre. It now additionally serves Salford Central train station, Chapel Street, the University of Salford, Salford Crescent, Salford Shopping Centre and terminates at MediaCityUK and Salford Quays.

University of Salford staff and students can travel for free on the 50 between Adelphi Street/Oldfield Road and MediaCityUK on production of a valid ID card.

(Any travel on the service beyond this is chargeable and you must be in possession of a valid ticket or be liable for a £50 penalty fare.)

The service operates:

Monday to Saturday daytime - every 10 minutes

Monday to Saturday evening - every 15 minutes

Sunday daytime - every 15 minutes

Sunday evening - every 20 minutes

For the full route information and timetable click here