27th - 28th April 2016

Manchester Central


Manchester Central is one of the leading and largest exhibition centres in the United Kingdom and is situated in the heart of Manchester. Manchester Central provides world class facilities and easy access, providing a perfect venue for the North England Build 2016.

By Air:
Manchester Airport is a major international hub just nine miles (14.5km) from the city centre. It serves more than 200 destinations worldwide including direct routes to nine US cities. From the airport, the city is approximately 25 minutes away by taxi or just 20 minutes via the half-hourly express rail service (tickets £3.00-£4.00). Information on Manchester Airport can be found at: www.manchesterairport.co.uk

By Rail:
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. For groups of three to nine people, Virgin Trains offer a 20% discount off advanced ticket purchases. To find out more visit: www.virgintrains.co.uk/tickets-offers/ group-travel/ Further information on train services can be found at: www.virgintrains.co.uk | www.nationalrail.co.uk | www.tpexpress.co.uk

By Road:
Manchester is at the heart of a comprehensive motorway network. Manchester’s M60 orbital motorway provides easy access from north, south, east and west.