Manchester Central is located in Manchester City Centre. It is located between Deansgate, Lower Mosely Street, Peter Street & Great Bridgewater Street
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The quickest way to travel to the festival from outside of the city is via Metrolink. Deansgate-Castlefield station is adjacent to Manchester Central.
The station is on the Altrincham, East Didsbury, Manchester Airport and Eccles lines. Passengers can connect from services from Ashton at Manchester Piccadilly or Piccadilly Gardens.
Follow the signs from the station to Manchester Central.
Passengers presenting a valid Metrolink ticket at the festival entrance will receive £1 discount on entry to the festival (not valid in conjunction with any other offer).
For full details of ticket prices and service frequencies, see www.metrolink.co.uk
The nearest mainline train station is Deansgate. The station is served by trains on the Transpennine lines between Liverpool, Leeds & Sheffield. Northern Trains services to Bolton, Blackpool and beyond also serve Deansgate.
From the station platforms, follow signs for Metrolink. Cross over the bridge to the Metrolink station then follow the signs for Manchester Central.
For trains from other destinations, Manchester Central is a 20 minute walk from Piccadilly & Victoria Stations or just five minutes by taxi.
From Piccadilly, connecting trains can be caught to Oxford Road Station which is served by more trains than Deansgate and is just 5 minutes from Manchester Central on foot.
Further information on train services can be found at www.nationalrail.co.uk
Metroshuttle buses are free and link the city centre’s main rail stations, shopping areas and businesses running until approximately 7pm this evening.
For details, see http://www.tfgm.com/buses/Pages/metroshuttle.aspx
For locations of local Metroshuttle stops close to Manchester Central, click here for map
Your nearest bus stop will depend where you are travelling from.
For details of local bus-stops to Manchester Central, click here for a handy public transport map.
From further afield
For more details see the Getting Here section on Manchester Central’s website
Visitors requiring information on accessibility can consult the Manchester Central website. The Manchester Beer & Cider Festival only occupies ground floor levels at the venue.
Manchester Central Convention Complex Ltd.