How to get to University of Salford (MediaCityUK)
B4, Orange Tower, Salford Quays, Salford M50 2HE
Trains run regularly to Manchester train stations (Piccadilly, Oxford Road and Victoria) where you can then take the Media City UK or Eccles tram line to MediaCityUK. “The Egg” suite at University of Salford is a very short walk from the tram platform.
Metrolink Trams run regularly to MediaCityUK and Anchorage, the nearest stops to MediaCityUK on the Media City UK or Eccles line. To find out where your nearest tram stop is please visit the TFGM website.
MediaCityUK is well-served by a network of local and regional buses including the X50 from Manchester City Centre. The QuaysLink bus to MediaCityUK runs every 10 minutes during the day Monday – Friday and every 15 minutes in the evening and weekends. Bus services can be found on the TFGM website.
There are currently 300 cycle bays in MediaCityUK.
MediaCityUK is 3-4 miles south of Manchester city centre, next to the M602. The postcode for the University of Salford is M50 2HE. Further information on parking can be found via the Salford University website but do note that parking is limited.
Taxi firms recommended by MediaCityUK are the following:
Mainline 0161 777 7777
Salford Quays 0161 660 6666
First Taxis 0161 930 8888
Swan Private 0161 707 3000
1010 Private 0161 793 1010
A range of accommodation options can be found on the MediaCityUK website.