M56 J3 Princess Parkway Junction

Route

M56

Junction number

3

Markerpost

10.2

Name

Princess Parkway Junction

Type

Fork

Terminus

Not a terminus

Other routes

A5103

Authority

National Highways

Restricted turns

Some turns restricted

Services

No services

Layout and signage

Manchester
Cheadle
Stretford (M60 Link)
A5103
Altrincham
Congleton
Wythenshawe
(A560)
  (A5103)
(M60)
(A560)
     

Lane configuration

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  • Lane 1 continues ahead.
  • Lane 2 continues ahead.
  • Lane 3 exits and does not return.
  • Lane 4 exits and does not return.

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  • Lane 1 continues ahead.
  • Lane 2 terminates.
  • Lane 3 is gained from the entry sliproad.
  • Lane 4 is gained from the entry sliproad.
  • Lane 5 is gained from the entry sliproad.

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Published22 April 2017

Last updated16 May 2022