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What's with the roof?

I love the old booking offices and the brick buildings BUT that new (to me) roof??? It looks like a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Viv B
Chester, United Kingdom
Nice building and a busy transport hub.

Well organised and quite high level visibility of friendly security staff which was appreciated... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Morpeth, 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 1 week 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 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago 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 6 August 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 23 July 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 17 July 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 10 July 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
Reviewed 10 July 2018

still retains a lot of the original Victorian features, whilst being modern and easy to access. Trains to all parts and the metro north est

Thank Sidneysmum
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

As with many places in Manchester this is a much improved area. I think the new metro link area gives it a far more modern feel and I do like the roof.

Thank IAN O
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18 May 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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