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Travelling to Manchester by road

Manchester is well connected to the rest of the UK via excellent motorway links

Manchester's ring road connects Manchester to motorways north, south, east and west.

Visit Google Maps to find out how to get here from where you are.

You can download our maps to help find your way around the city centre and beyond.


View the Manchester City Council parking page for information about on-street parking in Manchester city centre.

View the 36 NCP car parks in Manchester city centre.

View APCOA car parks at Manchester Airport and around the region.

Q-Parks have 5 parking facilities within Manchester City centre in convenient locations such as Q-Park First Street next to HOME MCR, Deansgate North part of the Embankment development, Piazza close by to the Arndale Centre and Wimslow Park. View the locations here.

For a list of dedicated coach parking spaces download the Coach Map.

To book a guaranteed parking space in Manchester City Centre, visit JustPark.

Taxi services

Mantax - 230 3333

Manchester Cars - - 0161 228 3355

Streetcars Private Hire Manchester - - 0161 228 7878

Union Private Hire - - 0161 833 4141

Rideways - - 0161 850 3290

Chauffeur and car rental services

Sixt Rent a Car - -  01246 220111

Tristar Worldwide Chauffeur Services - - 01895 432000

Getchauffeured - - 0800 9788407

Car Sharing

BlaBlaCar - the world's leading long-distance ridesharing service, connecting drivers with empty seats to people travelling the same way. Together, you share the journey and split the cost -

National Express

National Express run coaches from major cities in the UK to Manchester. Visit the National Express website for full details.

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