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Manchester UniversityCity of Manchester | Travelling arrangements | Accommodation

Manchester is well served by public transport and the conference venue is in the heart of the city centre. Comprehensive public transport information is available from Traveline.

Rail and bus

The University of Manchester Sackville Street Campus is five minutes' walk from the Piccadilly and Oxford Road Rail Stations. Regular rail services run to Piccadilly Station from all over the UK. For train information call 08457 484950.

The National Express coach station is in Chorlton Street, within walking distance of the Sackville Street campus.


International delegates can fly to Manchester International Airport, just 30 minutes from Manchester. Trains run frequently to Manchester Piccadilly and Oxford Road stations from the airport. A taxi from the airport will cost approximately £15.


Manchester is served by the M6, M56 and M62 motorways. Parking is available at the multi-storey pay and display in Charles Street next to the campus. For directions to the Sackville Street campus go to the University of Manchester web site. Alternatively, use the links below:

Google map and directions



Bus Airport screenNightime motorway



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