Contact is situated just off of Oxford Road, next door to the Manchester Academy. Our postcode should help you find us easily: M15 6JA.

Our full address is: Contact, Oxford Road, Devas Street, Manchester, M15 6JA

By Road

We are approximately 1.6 miles from Manchester City Centre, situated just off of Oxford Road.

Head towards Rusholme from City Centre and Contact is just behind the Manchester Academy music venue on Oxford Road.

Contact also provides limited spaces for cyclists, though there are extra spaces available directly opposite the entrance to Contact on Oxford Road. The bike stands are public. Please note you will need to provide your own bicycle lock.


Contact does not operate its own car park. The Dilworth Street car park outside of the venue is owned and operated by Manchester University. This car park has limited spaces and is only accessible after 4pm. You will need exact change to gain access to the car park.

We recommend alternative parking, as changes to Oxford Road may impact on your visit. The best place to find car parking is here

More information on the Oxford Road development can be found here

By Bus

Services from City Centre: Direct routes to Contact run regularly, approximately every 3 minutes, from Piccadilly Gardens in Manchester City Centre and along Oxford Road. The nearest stop from the city centre to Contact is 4 stops from the Palace Hotel, Oxford Road.

Buses will drop you off outside Kro Bar (opposite The University of Manchester’s Student Union).

Services from South Manchester (Rusholme/Fallowfield): The nearest stop from the south of the city (Rusholme direction) is outside The University of Manchester’s Student Union (although the stop outside Gemini is not too far a walk too).

By Rail

Our nearest train station is Manchester Oxford Road, approximately 0.9 miles away. Piccadilly train station is approx 1.3 miles. Deansgate train station is approx 1.3 miles. Our nearest Metro / tram stations are St. Peter Sq, Piccadilly and GMEX – all are approximately 1 mile away.

By Air

You can reach Contact from Manchester Airport, by taxi, car, rail or tram.