Travelling to UA92
ON YOUR BIKE
Manchester is a Cycle City, and we hope you’ll consider getting on your bike when you visit or study with us. Transport for Greater Manchester offers some great resources for journey planning if you’re planning to cycle – they highlight cycle lanes and quieter streets.
If you’re travelling by car using sat nav or Google Maps, use postcode M16 0PU. On-site, we offer free visitor parking.
The Metrolink runs to Old Trafford station, located on Warwick Road, approximately 100 metres from campus. Find times, routes and more information on the Metrolink website.
UA92 is well linked to several bus routes, including the 278 and the X50 from Manchester city centre. Please visit www.tfgm.com for the latest timetables and route details.
We’re also well connected to the rest of the UK by coach. National Express and Megabus depart from Manchester Central and the Shudehill Interchange respectively, both approximately a 15 minute drive from campus. Both offer student discounts – 10% off with an NUS card on Megabus, and ⅓ off on National Express if you buy a £10 Coach Card.
Manchester Piccadilly – Manchester’s rail gateway to the rest of the UK – is just over a 10
minute drive from campus. For train information and to book tickets, visit Virgin Trains, CrossCountry or National Rail Enquiries. Get ⅓ off fares if you buy a 16-25 Railcard.
Manchester Airport, approximately a 20 minute drive from campus, welcomes around 19 million passengers every year – you can fly directly to Manchester from around 200 destinations. Connect onwards by taxi, train or shuttle bus.