the venue

Manchester Central


Widely recognised as the UK’s leading and most dynamic events venue, Manchester Central provides a truly unique backdrop to our world-class Christmas parties.

  • Centrally located
  • A range of hotels within walking distance
  • Onsite taxi rank
  • NCP parking onsite
  • Free cloakroom
  • Full disabled access

We can’t stop talking about the whole night. The whole evening was well planned; the service, the food and the entertainment was amazing.

Sarah Nuttall  - Balfour Beatty Rail



Conveniently located at the heart of the city, the venue boasts superb transport links. Easy to reach via Manchester’s multi-modal transport network and with 2,500 hotel bedrooms within a five minute walk, if you’re looking for the ultimate Christmas party venue… we look forward to welcoming you to Wonderland at Manchester Central this Christmas!

Getting Here

By Car
Manchester Central is at the heart of a comprehensive motorway network, providing easy access from the north, south, east and west – Sat Nav M2 3GX

By Train
Direct services from most major UK cities arrive at Piccadilly or Victoria train stations where passengers can connect with Metrolink trams for easy access to the venue.

By Plane
Manchester Airport serves 200 destinations worldwide and is approximately 25 minutes away by taxi or just 20 minutes via the half-hourly express rail service.

By Taxi
A taxi rank operates from directly outside the venue

There are a multitude of hotels to suit all budgets within walking distance of the venue

720 space NCP car park directly below Manchester Central that is open 24 hours a day all year round


Radisson Edwardian
1 minute walk from the venue | 0161 835 9929

The Midland Hotel
1 minute walk from the venue | 0161 236 3333

Premier Inn Manchester Central
1 minute walk from the venue | 0871 527 8742

INNSIDE Manchester
2 minute walk from the venue | 0161 200 2500

Jury’s Inn Great Bridgewater
3 minute walk from the venue | 0161 953 8888

Hilton Deansgate
3 minute walk from the venue | 0161 870 1600



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Fantastic night, well organised – we’ll be back again!

Shelley Brown  - Yell Group