Getting Here

Contact is in a central location close to Manchester University, with good public transport connections close by.

Contact Theatre, Oxford Rd, Manchester M15 6JA

We are:

  • A 15-minute walk from Oxford Road Station
  • A 20-minute walk to St Peter’s Square Metrolink
  • A 25-minute walk from Piccadilly Station
  • A 20-minute drive from Manchester Airport

Please see Transport for Greater Manchester’s journey planner here to plan your route to Contact.


Run every few minutes on Oxford Road from the City Centre, train stations and South Manchester (Rusholme direction). The closest stop is near to Manchester Academy.


If you’re cycling to Contact, we have a limited number of covered bike stands available. We also have a free bicycle maintenance station at the venue.


We do not have a car park but there are several nearby, such as the University of Manchester car park on Cecil Street, and Q-Park Manchester Hospitals. Please note, the car park adjacent to Contact is for permit holders only. We advise avoiding driving via certain parts of Oxford Road when travelling to Contact by Car due to the recent implementation of traffic cameras.

Ground floorFoyer with cafe/bar box office / reception, lift, male toilets, female toilets, accessible toilets, and baby changing. Performance space 0. Performance space 1, with accessible toilets.