Getting There

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Exclusive Hire Entrance, Minshull Street 8th floor, 11 Portland Street, Manchester M1 3HU

The venue is conveniently located close to mainline stations, tram and bus links.

By Train

Manchester Piccadilly station (approx. 5 minutes walk)

Exit the station toward Piccadilly. Once outside walk across the silver arched pedestrian bridge following the pavement down to street level keeping the Doubletree hotel to your right.Cross over Ducie Street and up Aytoun Street following the tram tracks slightly uphill keeping and passing the Holiday Inn on your right. At the Junction with Portland Street cross Aytoun Street, 11 Portland Street is directly in front of you. Walk past the main entrance along Portland Street turning left down Minshull Street where you will find the Exclusive entrance on your left.

Manchester Victoria station

This is a 15 minute walk so we would recommend that you take the Metrolink tram in the direction of Piccadilly. Alight at Piccadilly Gardens. Cross over the road towards the Slug and Lettuce so it is facing you, turn right and walk to the end of the street then take a left onto Minshull Street, the entrance is 3 metres on the left.

By Bus and Tram

Piccadilly Gardens (approx. 2 minutes walk)

This is a main transport hub for Metrolink trams and buses and is a 2 minute walk from the venue.

Car parking

There are three nearby Pay and Display, NCP Car Parks with which the venue works with to offer a reduced parking rate. The Locations of these car parks are as follows:

  • Manchester Chorlton Street, Manchester, M1 3FY
  • Manchester Piccadilly Gardens, Chatham Street, Manchester, M1 3AY
  • Manchester Piccadilly Plaza, New York Street, Manchester, M1 4AJ 


There will be a discounted rate of £10.00 for up to 9 hours of parking or £12.00 for up to 24 hours of parking. Any stay over 24 hours will be charged at the standard tariff (which is subject to change from time to time) in the Car Park.

Delegates will need to validate their tickets at our 8th floor reception, payment is taken at the pay points within the respective car parks. Unfortunately we cannot facilitate any payment on-site.


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