Manchester Transportation

  • Car we rented at Coddy's B&B
    Car we rented at Coddy's B&B
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  • Another view of the car
    Another view of the car
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  • Booth to return the car
    Booth to return the car
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Most Viewed Transportation in Manchester

  • 1. Metro/Buses

    Manchester's Metrolink is probably the easiest way to get around the various locations in Manchester although it is not always that reliable and is quite expensive. In the Winter the tram service can...

  • 2. Trains

    In Manchester, there are twio main train stations. These are Manchester Piccadilly and Victoria Station, with Manchester Picadilly being the main hub. There are many buses that stop near or at...

  • 3. Airport

    Manchester airport is the main gateway into Manchester and is the busiest airport outside of London. Manchester airport has 3 terminals. The service at the airport is fairly efficient and you can...

  • 4. Renting a Car at the Airport

    When I made my plane reservations on Flybe, they gave me an option to rent a car at the same time. It looked like the car rental place was right within the...

  • 5. National Express to Manchester

    I went to Manchester by National Express coach from Oxford, and left by coach again to Edinburgh. The coach terminal is located right in the city centre which...

  • 6. Take a ride on a Tram

    The Tram system in Manchester is speedy, reliable and they look great too. It consists of three lines which converge in Manchester city centre and serve the...

  • 7. Bus link to/from Liverpool John Lennon airport

    Terravision offer a bus link to Liverpool John Lennon airport from Manchester's Shudehill Interchange. There is one bus an hour every day of the week, from the...

  • 8. Manchester Airport Railway Station

    Manchester Airport Railway Station is between the two terminals with moving walkways connecting it to the terminal buildings.There are about 6 trains every hour...

  • 9. b****y motorways!

    The Manchester area is motorway hell (or heaven, depending on your perspective).The M60 goes right round the city, and every 2 bit suburb has a motorway to join...

  • 10. Avis

    Rented a car from Avis for my sports trips.Booked a group B car - typically a Renault Clio 1.2 - small as they get, in other words.Anyway, at check in the guy...

  • 11. flybe

    Got a cheap ticket from Edinburgh to Manchester with Flybe. £96.98 return with no check in bags (that little luxury costs extra). Flight about 10 minutes late...

  • 12. The Nightmare of City Centre Parking

    If you are visiting Manchester city centre by car, parking is very very difficult around the popular areas to go. There are less car parks now than there used...

  • 13. RYANAIR!

    Oh my gosh! I cant believe how cheap it is to fly around the UK! RyanAir is almost Free. Just dont bring any bags! I mean No bags. I said dont bring any luggage...

  • 14. Car Parking

    A good site to locate car parking with maps and prices is which is the national car park site who own a large number of manchester city centre car...

  • 15. Park and ride

    We decided to park in the centre in the end, but one cheap option that we considered is if approaching from the West to park at ladywell park and ride stop.This...

  • 16. Private Hire Cabs

    I had used this taxi service (WYTHENSHAWE PRIVATE HIRE) in Manchester, and I found the Taxi driver rather helpful and informative in the geography and locations...

  • 17. Free City Centre Bus

    The 'Metroshuttle' is a completely free bus service linking all the main areas of the city centre including train stations and tram stops. There are actually...

  • 18. Air

    Manchester International airport is situated 10 miles south of the city centre and with 3 terminals and 2 runways it's quite a big place now -- it's the 3rd...


    I was a bit skeptical about booking on a "low fare" airline but took the chance. Much to my surprise this carrier is tops. The plane was a fairly new Airbus330...

  • 20. Parking

    Situated directly below G-Mex/MICC are two large NCP-managed car-parks, spaces for which can be pre-booked.There are also several other NCP car-parks nearby.NCP...

  • 21. Tram System

    Metrolink take pride in their fast frequent service operating 7 days a week from early until late 364 days of the year.During peak periods services mostly...

  • 22. Trams, buses and trains

    Manchester has one of the best public transport service in the U.K.Buses are regular and usually on time, most are now of the new comfortable designs and still...

  • 23. Oxford Station

    This is Oxford road train station. This is where I stoped on my way from Preston. I found out that there are free bus services from the station to Manchester...

  • 24. Map of Manchester city centre

    Orientation should not be a problem getting in and around Manchester.Whether you are looking for a specific building, the Urbis museum, the Arndale shopping...

  • 25. Travel in general

    Travel around manchester is very easy. Busses, Taxis, and the Metro, can get you anywhere in manchester fairly quickly, cheaply, and hassle free. Taxis are...

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