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Manchester Christmas Markets

Type:Christmas Market

Albert Square
M2 5PF

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Manchester Christmas Markets

Map & Directions

Public Transport Directions

The Christmas Markets are located across Manchester city centre and are close to the Deansgate and Victoria train stations. Download our map of the city centre to plan your route.

Within the city centre, Metroshuttle provides a free ‘hop on, hop off’ bus service linking all of the main rail stations, shopping districts and business areas. There are three services which operate on circular routes.See for more information.

Road Directions

If you're coming to our Christmas Markets this year, consider leaving the car at home. You can avoid the stress of parking and treat yourself to a Gluhwein or fine ale at one of the many bars along the market trail.

Transport for Greater Manchester's website has all the information you need on bus, train and tram times to make your journey as easy as possible.

If you do need to drive you can find out about Manchester's car parks here.

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Recent Reviews:

  • Lara B
    Trip Type:
    Perfect at Christmas
    3 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 20th June 2018
    I went to the toen hall in differrnt occasions, to attend events but there is nothing better than to go for a coffee during he Christmas season, where the tree is up and can create a magical feeling... Read full review
  • graham e
    Birkenhead, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    gothic arcitecture
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 19th June 2018
    Stunning building in the heart of Manchester, large square infront of the town hall that usually has fairs or concerts. Look past the security barriers that surround it an just admire it's beauty. Read full review
  • mikkjel_dag
    Settle, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Municipal Marvel
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 13th June 2018
    This is one of the great municipal buildings in the UK, once the highest edifice in Manchester and visible from miles around. In some cities, the cathedral dominates the urban landscape; in... Read full review

Opening Times

Albert Square openings (9 Nov 2018 - 23 Dec 2018)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 21:00
Other site openings (9 Nov 2018 - 22 Dec 2018)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 20:00


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