Getting to ManchesterBy Air:
Manchester is home to the busiest international airport outside of London, meaning travelling to your stag do from England or abroad is incredibly easy.
Low cost and Premium airlines use this airport so you're sure to find a great deal on tickets. There's a train station situated just outside the airport and taxis are a regular sight, so you won't find any problems getting to your city centre accommodation! Taxis from the airport to the city centre cost around £20 per car. By Train:
Piccadilly Station is situated on London Roads in the heart of Manchester city centre and accommodates over 83,000 passengers and 1000 train movements every single day. There are regular trains coming into Piccadilly Station from London with an average travel time of just 2 hours, so it's a great alternative to driving back with a hangover! By Road:
Travelling to Manchester by road is a great way to keep costs down and it's always a laugh to have a road trip! Having a car on your stag weekend in Manchester also means that you have more independence to explore a bit further out of the city centre than you would be able to otherwise
Unfortunately, it does mean one of you will be lumbered with being the designated driver.
The average travel time from London to Manchester is around 3.5 hours depending on road conditions. The major motorways from London to Manchester are the M1, M6 and then on to the M42. If however, you're coming from the north, the M62 is the major route to Manchester and will pass Leeds.
Things to see in Manchester