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busy early morning

excellent value day pass which we used to go from black lake to Birmingham , then to Wolverhampton... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
chris1953jr
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Wednesbury, United Kingdom
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I went on metro with my husband, we went about 8am on a Monday morning there were a few people on... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2018
sue m
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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

excellent value day pass which we used to go from black lake to Birmingham , then to Wolverhampton . very busy at peak time but more comfortable during the day

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank chris1953jr
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

I went on metro with my husband, we went about 8am on a Monday morning there were a few people on already and we couldn’t get a seat and as the journey went on more people got on and it got packed and you couldn’t...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sue m
Reviewed 31 August 2018

As an ex Brummie its amazing we haven't used the trams before, and now we have. Took my grandson to Wolverhampton on the trams. what a magical journey for us all. I'm old enough to remember the trams of the 50s so its so good...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Alan A
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

I always use the Midland Metro if I need to get into the city centre as it’s so convenient and much cheaper than paying to park! Trams every 6 ish minutes. Normally quite full too but sometimes you can get a seat. Very clean and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Man1cmom
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Avoid at all costs. The service is so unreliable.There are numerous problems with overhead line failures and staff shortages

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

This service is good for visitors and those with concession passes, but for frequent travel to work I've had to switch to using buses instead. Midland metro is getting too expensive for frequent travel. I used to buy the monthly pass, but year on year...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank UkHotelstayer
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Good links between the cities of Birmingham and Wolverhampton. No live app available to track the next tram. The local train is quicker and cheaper for a trip between Wolverhampton and Birmingham but doesn't stop at the local towns the metro does.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank troys921
Reviewed 16 March 2018

had a trip on the metro at night , we normally use it during the day . good deal . very busy . trams not as regular as in daytime . convenient

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank chris1953jr
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

the travel itself is fast, however the train are not reliable they change times when you have been waiting 15 mins, sometime they don't turn up. hardly any staff on there always having problem with the tracks. it's a joke!!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Ladydionne
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Well, what can I say. Its clean, its fast and its cheap. Well worth using for a night out. Obviously busy during rush hour, but not to worry, there is normally another one about 3 minutes behind

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Michael H
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