Manchester Cathedral


Manchester Cathedral
Victoria Street
Manchester, M3 1SX

Travel information

By public transport: For a fully searchable comprehensive database of all Public Transport Journeys into and out of Manchester visit the Online GMPTE Journey Planner.

By Car
Travelling from the North and East
M62 - leave by junction 17 (A56)
This is a main road passing the Cathedral and is signposted for Manchester City Centre etc. Travel along this road for approximately 5 miles. You will reach a set of traffic lights at the junction with the ring road (A6042, Trinity Way/New Bridge Street). The MEN Arena is on your left. Go straight ahead and under the Bridge - the Cathedral is on the left.

Travelling from the South and West
M6 - M62 - M602 Take the left turn into Deansgate and continue to the end - the Cathedral is on the right.

Parking: Ample parking is available at the NCP at Old Exchange Station approach and in the MEN Arena which are both in the immediate vicinity of Manchester Cathedral.

Manchester Cathedral is situated in Manchester City Centre, in the Medieval Quarter opposite to Harvey Nichols and Selfridges department stores and close to Manchester Victoria Station. A free bus shuttle service from Manchester Piccadilly station drops passengers a short walk from the Cathedral. Our telephone number is 0161 833 2220 - ring for help if you get lost.


Ample parking is available at the NCP at Old Exchange Station approach and in the MEN Arena which are both in the immediate vicinity of Manchester Cathedral.

Visitor Hours

Monday to Friday: 8 am - 7 pm
Saturday: 8 am - 5 pm
Sunday 8.30am - 7.30pm
Please call to check opening times during August, the Week following Christmas and Easter on 0161 833 2220


Entry to the Cathedral is FREE OF CHARGE

Arranged visits

Guided Tours

If you would like to arrange your visit in advance, guided tours and group visits can be arranged by telephoning the office on 0161 833 2220.

The Education Officer leads tours, trails and activities for learners of all ages. Further details of what’s on offer can be found on the website.

Visitors are welcome to take photographs for their own personal use.


Contact Dympna Gould at the Cathedral

School Visits

Contact the Education Officer on 0161 817 4814 Details of what’s on offer is available on our website.



Sunday Services
Matins 8.45am
Holy Communion (1662) 9.00am
Sung Eucharist
(Common Worship) 10.30am
Evensong 5.30pm

Regular Services
Morning Prayer 9.00 Monday-Saturday
Holy Communion 13.10 Monday-Saturday

Evening Prayer (said) 16.30pm Monday and Friday
Evensong 17.30pm Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
15.30pm Saturday
During the month of August the times of the daily services each day are changed to:

Evensong / Evening prayer 4.30pm Mon- Fri and Sun


Worship page


Events page


    Welcome Desk
    Visitor Centre - Toilets and Conference Facilities
    St Deny Bookshop
    Propertea Tea Rooms

Facilities for disabled

    Accessible toilet
    Access to all public areas except the Regiment Chapel

Further information



Telephone number

0161 833 2220

Email address

Facsimile number

0161 839 6218

Website address

Manchester Cathedral