Welcome Centre


18-32 Brentfield Avenue, Manchester, M8 0TW


Opening Times

Monday09:00 - 15:00

Tuesday09:00 - 15:00

Wednesday09:00 - 15:00

Thursday09:00 - 15:00





Please use M8 0TW as the postcode if you are using a GPS.


Parking spaces are available around the centre.

Public Transport (Bus)

Buses travel along Cheetham Hill Road regularly towards and away from Manchester City Centre. The major bus interchange in Manchester City Centre is Shudehill Interchange.

Regular buses along Cheetham Hill Road are the 135 and 42. Both buses travel from Piccadilly Gardens and run every 5 to 12 minutes.

Service number 59 also starts from Piccadilly Gardens and travels along Waterloo Road. There is a stop almost directly opposite Brentfield Avenue. Buses operate on this route approx. every 30 minutes.

Public Transport (Train)

The Welcome Centre is not directly accessible via Manchester Piccadilly or Manchester Victoria Train Stations. However, the Metrolink tram system connects both stations and allows trams to pass towards Queens Road and Abraham Moss, which are the closest tram stations to the Welcome Centre. Please look in the Metrolink section to find directions.

Public Transport (Metrolink)

The closest Metrolink stations are Queens Road and Abraham Moss. Both stations are approximately 15 – 20 minutes walking distance from the Centre.

From Queens Road

Alight at Queens Road station and turn left. Walk towards the junction and turn right onto Cheetham Hill Road. Walk along Cheetham Hill Road until you reach Bignor Street, then turn left. Walk along Bignor Street, past Bignor Street Multi-Sports Area. The Centre is on your left-hand side.

From Abraham Moss

Alight at Abraham Moss and walk towards Crescent Road. Turn left onto Crescent Road, and left again onto Greenhill Road. At the junction, cross Cheetham Hill Road onto Waterloo Road. The Welcome Centre is on Brentfield Avenue, which is the fifth turning on your left-hand side. Walking will take approx. 20 minutes.

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