Manchester Institute of Biotechnology, 131 Princess Street, Manchester, M1 7DN
Directions by train
Manchester Piccadilly is the principal train station in Manchester and is a 5 – 10 minute walk from the conference venue. Exit the station via the London Road exit to the south side of the station, signposted for the Metrolink from the main concourse. Cross over the intersection and head down Granby Row. Continue down Granby Row past the university buildings and Vimto Park and turn left onto Sackville Street.
Direction by Air
Manchester Airport to the MIB is approximately 14.5 km. There are several options to get into the city centre from the airport:
- Taxi – Arrow cars available from airport, these do not need booking in advance and there are desks at all Manchester Airport Terminals https://www.arrowprivatehire.co.uk/manchester/
- Trains run to Manchester Piccadilly every 10 minutes and the journey time of around 20 minutes. http://www.manchesterairport.co.uk/getting-to-and-from/train/
- Trams run every 12 minutes into Manchester http://www.metrolink.co.uk/Pages/default.aspx. Ticket machines are available on all platforms and you must purchase tickets before boarding trams
Directions by car
The conference venue is located just inside Manchester’s inner ring road, the A57(M), and is accessed from the M62/M602 in the West, the M56/A5103 from the south. Parking is available at several public car parks located on Charles Street or Whitworth Street. Details of which are provided in the map.
11th - 13th December 2017
Manchester Institute of Biotechnology - University of Manchester, UK