Manchester Half Marathon
Start Date: 16/10/2016
End Date: 16/10/2016
Location: Manchester, Altrincham, Trafford
The Manchester Half Marathon will be held on Sunday 16th October causing service diversions
The above event will cause significant disruption to most Arriva services, due to the number of major roads being closed to traffic for the duration of the event. Service are affected as follows:
18 Altrincham – Trafford Centre
Normal route to Conway Road, then LEFT onto Northenden Road, then using one way system, turn RIGHT after Car wash back towards Sale Road, turn LEFT onto Old Hall Road to Junction 6 of M60 take first exit at roundabout onto M60 clockwise. Leave M60 at Junction 9 (Lostock Circle), take 3rd exit onto A5081 Park Way, then LEFT onto Barton Dock Road and normal route to Trafford Centre.
Normal route should resume from 11:58 departure from Altrincham
18 Trafford Centre - Altrincham
Normal route to Barton Dock Road, then RIGHT onto Park Way to M60 junction 9. Take second exit at roundabout onto M60 anti-clockwise. Leave M60 at junction 6, take 3rd exit at roundabout onto Old Hall Road and resume normal route from Baguley Road/Northenden Road.
Normal route should resume from 11:40 departure from Trafford Centre
19 To/from Manchester Airport
Normal route from Manchester Airport, service will terminate on Conway Road. Turn via Sale Moor one way system, return to Conway Road and wait time for next trip to Manchester Airport.
NO SERVICE BETWEEN ALTRINCHAM, ASHTON on MERSEY, SALE and SALE MOOR.
Normal route should resume from 11:38 departure from Manchester Airport, 12:16 Altrincham – Manchester Airport.
245 Altrincham – Trafford Centre
NO SERVICE until 12:00 Altrincham – Trafford Centre, 12:00 Trafford Centre – Altrincham.
247 Altrincham – Trafford Centre
Normal service, but expect delays at both ends of the route due to traffic diverted away from the Marathon route.
263 Altrincham – Manchester Piccadilly
NO SERVICE until 11:40 Manchester – Altrincham, 11:46 Altrincham – Manchester.
A half hourly shuttle service will operate between Altrincham and Woodheys (The Drive), departing Altrincham from 07:46, until the resumption of normal service.