Ashton-under-Lyne is a town in Greater Manchester in The Metropolitan Borough of Tameside in the North West of England.

Ashton-under-Lyne War Memorial

Get in

By plane

Manchester Airport is the closest airport to Ashton-under-Lyne.

By tram

Ashton-under-Lyne is served by the excellent Metrolink tram system from Manchester city centre and other destinations in Greater Manchester. Metrolink tickets must be purchased from machines on the platform before you travel. Ashton-under-Lyne is the tram terminus. A direct 12-minute service operates to Bury via Manchester City Centre including Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Victoria for mainline trains.



There are a variety of hotels in and around Ashton.

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