Travelling to Manchester

Manchester is a major city in the north of England with an international airport and many places of interest nearby.

The easiest way to travel to your accommodation from the airport, bus/train station is by taxi. 

For details about travelling to/from the airport can be viewed on the Manchester Airport website: 
Travel and Directions | Manchester Airport.

Individuals who wish to book a taxi (private hire) before arriving in Manchester can do so online:
Taxis at Manchester Airport | Manchester Airport.   For those who wish to arrive without reserving their onward travel, official taxi ranks are outside each airport terminal with taxis available 24 hours a day/7 days a week.  Travelling costs will be approximately between £25.00 and £35.00 depending on the final destination in Manchester.

Groups of 9 people or more who are travelling together may wish to use a bespoke 'meet and greet' service.  Subject to availabilty, group size and current UK government regulations, the approximate cost for a group of 30 people is £650 per transfer.  
For enquiries regarding the meet and greet service (airport transfer), please email ulcgroups@manchester.ac.uk.

Further information about travelling in and around Manchester using public transport, visit the following Greater Manchester travel websites: