Travelling to Manchester


There are various ways to get to Manchester. See below for the two ways – for more information about local Manchester roots, contact The Hub.


  • Manchester Airport is a huge international airport just nine miles from the city centre.
  • It serves over 180 destinations worldwide including direct routes to nine US cities.
  • From the airport, the city is approximately 20 minutes away by Uber / taxi or just 20 minutes via the half-hourly express rail service offering extremely cheap tickets ranging from between £2 to £4.

See more: Trains To And From Manchester  Centre | Manchester Airport

Each day 18 flights from London arrive into Manchester.

By Rail

It takes not much more than two hours to reach Manchester from London. Manchester also has a lot of fantastic direct connections to most of the major UK cities.

Did you know that the main train stations in Manchester such as Piccadilly and Manchester Victoria are hotspots for leaflet distributors as this is where brands are most likely to catch the attention of commuters? StreetPR is the top agency for street promotion in Manchester.

By Car

Manchester is at the heart of the motorway network. The M60 motorway allows easy access from north, south, east and west.

Other pages:

  1. Bus around the city and surrounds
  2. Rail into the city centre