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Mixture of old and new!

Travelled to Liverpool from here, as it was within walking distance from my hotel - Travelodge... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Haverfordwest, United Kingdom
Rebuilt , victorian station , ok can be cold !

So original frontage but interior much rebuilt . A decent attempt at bring the two together... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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One of Manchester's main rail stations is part of a large Center City area that includes an entertainment complex and an office and hotel tower.
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Travelled to Liverpool from here, as it was within walking distance from my hotel - Travelodge Manchester Central. I loved to see the old features, but I did not think that it sat very well with the modern roof, which attached it to the Arena....More

Thank scalisic
Reviewed 4 days ago

So original frontage but interior much rebuilt . A decent attempt at bring the two together . Services tram network as well and services heading north from Manchester . Its a 20 mins walk to Piccadilly .

Thank ptrabant
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Manchester Victoria station is very nice and modern. The station is historic and very easy to access the city by train.

Thank Joyce P
Reviewed September 9, 2018

I love the old booking offices and the brick buildings BUT that new (to me) roof??? It looks like a polytunnel or the Eden Project

Thank Viv B
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Well organised and quite high level visibility of friendly security staff which was appreciated. Easy access station, much better than some others in the city.

Thank daveandlynda311
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

I have been traveling from Manchester stations for years. This is my favourite station in Manchester. Out of all the stations in Manchester it is the easiest to operate and navigate. The ticket machines are located near the ticket barriers which is good. There is...More

Thank italian987
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

The lifts are not well signed at all. I arrived with a heavy suitcase, rushing not to miss my connection to Manchester Airport because my first train (Transpenine express) had been late, and I struggled to lug the suitcase up a lot of stairs with...More

Thank Charlotte L
Reviewed July 23, 2018

I have never noticed any seating here. Great access from this station to Manchester shops and the Cathedral side of town. Its a beautiful historic building and has one or two shops and a bar. Access up the stairs to the Arena.

Thank GinOla7
Reviewed July 17, 2018

I would still love to see more made of the concourse. Even after the latest refit it feels underwhelming. I live in hope!

Thank prguru2015
Reviewed July 10, 2018

It's easy to miss a lot of the great architecture in Manchester, but this station retains a lot of original features and I think it's lovely.

Thank xlilithx
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May 18, 2018|
Response from Harris3726 | Reviewed this property |
as long as both of your trains are on time, you could RUN from platform one to platform 6 within 30 seconds
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