Venue & Travel Info

The Venue

Location: Manchester Central – The Summit is being held in the Exchange Hall and Auditorium and you can gain access from the Exchange Foyer

Manchester Central is an iconic venue in the heart of Manchester. We’re right in the centre of the UK and easy to reach via Manchester’s extensive multi-modal transport network.
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Travelling by rail

It takes a little over two hours to reach Manchester from London and Manchester also has direct connections to most major UK cities. Services arrive at Piccadilly or Victoria stations where passengers can connect with Metrolink trams for easy access to the city centre. Manchester Central is a 20 minute walk from Piccadilly Station or just five minutes by taxi. Alternatively, catch a connecting train to Oxford Road Station – just five minutes from Manchester Central on foot.
For groups of three to nine people, Virgin Trains offer a 20% discount off advanced ticket purchases.
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Travel time by train to Manchester from:

  • London: 2h 9m
  • Birmingham: 1h 30m

  • Newcastle: 2h 37m
  • Edinburgh: 3h 34m

  • Glasgow: 3h 16m
  • Bristol: 2h 59m

Travelling by car

If using a satellite navigation system – please follow the postcode M2 3GX.


A NCP car park is located at Manchester Central.  A discounted rate is available for parking.  To book your space, simply click here and quote discount code EXHIBMC.
Address: Manchester Central, 
Central, Lower Mosley Street, Manchester, M2 3GX