Manchester Piccadilly Station Information

Arrivals, departures, timetables and accessibility.


Manchester Piccadilly station
Piccadilly Station Approach
Greater Manchester
M60 7RA

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The timetables for Manchester Piccadilly are displayed below, click on the Download Timetable link to view the PDF timetable for the route.

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Detailed station information
Ticket Machine
Left Luggage
 Baby changing facilities are available at the south central concourse and satellite lounge toilet facility.
Baby change facilities
Cycle storage
Spaces:  43
Shelter:  No
CTV:  No
Location:  Fairfield

Street, Ducie Street, station front entrance
Storage type:  Compound
Car Park
Long Stay
Opening times:  Monday-Friday 24h
Saturday 24h
Sunday 24h
Spaces:  856
Off peak charges:  N/A
Hourly charge:  N/A
Daily charge:  N/A
Weekly charge:  N/A
Monthly charge:  N/A
3 monthly charge:  N/A
6 monthly charge:  N/A
Annual charge:  N/A
Operator:  APCOA Parking (UK) Limited
Tel:  08719774222
Address:  Boad Street
Postcode:  M60 7RT
Taxi rank
Taxis are available at the Fairfield Street exit of the station.  It closes between 02:00 - 05:00.
Bus service
Onward travel map can be found here.


'First' and 'Stagecoach' operate a network of frequent local bus routes around Manchester city and Greater Manchester. For route maps and timetables: and

Buy a Manchester PLUSBUS ticket with your train ticket, for discount price unlimited bus travel around the city. For details:



The new look free bus is now running, replacing the Manchester Metroshuttle. Still completely free and with later running times, the revamped service provides travel to all your favourite Manchester city centre destinations. Route information and map can be at

Route 1

Manchester Piccadilly Station via Station Approach, Piccadilly, Portland Street, Charlotte Street, King Street, Cross Street, Market Street, St Mary's Gate, Deansgate, Hardman Street, Byrom Street, Quay Street, Peter Street, Mount Street, Albert Square, Cross Street, King Street, York Street, New York Street, Portland Street, Chorlton Street, Aytoun Street, Auburn Street, to Piccadilly Approach.

Route 2

Manchester Piccadilly Station via Station Approach, London Road, Fairfield Street, Whitworth Street, Whitworth Street West, Deansgate, Quay Street, New Quay Street, Irwell Street, Trinity Way, Chapel Street, New Bailey Street, Bridge Street, Deansgate, Victoria Bridge Street, Chapel Street, Victoria Street, Hunts Bank, Victoria Station Approach, Todd Street, Corporation Street, Withy Grove, Shudehill, Thomas Street, High Street, Church Street, Dale Street, Ducie Street, to Piccadilly Approach.

More details on the freebus service can be found here

For information about all buses in Greater Manchester visit: Transport for Greater Manchester.


Metrolink tram information is below under 'Metro'.
Metro service

Live tram departure board - Piccadilly Tram Station 

Metrolink trams from Piccadilly station serve: 




Manchester Airport

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Detailed station information
Assisted Travel Team
If you wish to book assistance but are not sure which train operator you are travelling with, you can call 0800 022 3720. On calling, you will be referred to the appropriate train operator.
Monday-Sunday 24h
Help points
Located in satellite lounge by the side of the lift and outside the entrance to the toilets on the South Concourse.

The Train Information Point is located on the main concourse. The Station Reception is located in the Fairfield Street mezzanine level near to W.H Smith.
Staff help
Monday-Sunday 24h
Induction loop
Accessible ticket machines
Accessible ticket machines available
Accessible booking office counter
In the main travel centre
Ramp for train access
Accessible taxis
Taxi rank outside Fairfield Street entrance - available 05:00 until 02:00
Accessible public telephones
Normal height public telephones are on the main concourse but are of an accessible height.
National key toilets
Accessible toilets are available on the main concourse, satellite lounge near platforms 13/14 and upper concourse retail area (near to Carluccios). Use the radar key or contact a member of staff for further directions.
Step free access
Whole station
Ticket gates
Ticket gates are in place for platforms 1-7
Impaired mobility set down
Available only at Fairfield Street entrance with dropped kerb and lift to main station.
Wheelchairs available