The Northern Home Show – Manchester Central 3-5 July
Friday 10am – 4pm | Saturday 10am – 5pm | Sunday 10am – 4pm
Manchester Central, Petersfield, Manchester M2 3GX
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Sat Nav M2 3GX
Manchester Central is an iconic business resort in the heart of Manchester. We’re right in the centre of the UK and easy to reach via Manchester’s extensive multi-modal transport network.
Arriving in Manchester
On arrival in Manchester, you can walk to Manchester Central, catch a Metroshuttle bus, Metrolink tram or take a taxi.
Metroshuttle buses are free and link the city centre’s main rail stations, shopping areas and businesses. Clickhere for more information on routes.
Metrolink is a convenient tram network serving Manchester city centre and further afield. Metrolink runs every few minutes from early morning until late in the evening. You don’t need a timetable, just turn up, buy your ticket and the next Metrolink will be along shortly. Metrolink operates through both Piccadilly and Victoria stations. Manchester Central’s nearest Metrolink stop is St Peter’s Square. From there, we’re just a few minutes on foot, right behind the Midland Hotel. Routes and information can be found at: www.metrolink.co.uk
It takes a little over two hours to reach Manchester from London and Manchester also has direct connections to most major UK cities. Services arrive at Piccadilly or Victoria stations where passengers can connect with Metrolink trams for easy access to the city centre. Manchester Central is a 20 minute walk from Piccadilly Station or just five minutes by taxi. Alternatively, catch a connecting train to Oxford Road Station – just five minutes from Manchester Central on foot. Information on train services can be found at: www.virgintrains.co.uk www.nationalrail.co.uk
For parking, Manchester Central’s on-site NCP car park is open 24 hours and the most convenient option. If using a satellite navigation system – please follow the postcode M2 3GX. If you validate your ticket at the ticket desk before you leave the Show you will benefit from discounted parking – £5 for 4 hours or £8 for 6 hours.
Manchester is at the heart of a comprehensive motorway network. Manchester’s M60 orbital motorway provides easy access from north, south, east and west. Directions:
M6 (from south – Stoke-on-Trent, Birmingham) Leave the M6 at junction 19, just after Knutsford Services. Follow the A556 towards Altrincham and pick up the M56 towards Manchester Airport. Follow the motorway onto the A5103 (Princess Parkway), then follow signs for Manchester Central, Petersfield.
M6 (from north – Preston, Blackpool, Carlisle) Leave the M6 at junction 21a for the M62 towards Manchester. At junction 12, join the M602 and continue to the end of the motorway (Regent Road Roundabout, Salford). Follow signs to the city centre along Regent Road, and then to Manchester Central, Petersfield.
M62 (from west – Liverpool) At M62 junction 12, join the M602 and continue to the end of the motorway (Regent Road Roundabout, Salford). Follow signs to the city centre along Regent Road, and then to Manchester Central, Petersfield.
M62 (from east – Leeds, Yorkshire) At M62 junction 18, join the M60 west-bound. Take junction 17 onto the A56 (Bury New Road) and follow signs to the city centre, and then to Manchester Central, Petersfield.
M56 (from west – North Wales, Chester, Ellesmere Port) Follow the M56 past Manchester Airport. Continue onto the A5103 (Princess Parkway), then follow signs for Manchester Central, Petersfield.