image credit: Jane Emberson, Calantha courtesy of Art Dog London

Find the Fair

Venue Address

Old Granada Studios St Johns
Quay Street
M3 4PR

Please note there is no parking at the venue. The nearest NCP carparks are Bridge Street, New Bailey Street and Spinningfields. Their locations can be seen here. There is also an open air carpark with no vehicle height restriction on Water Street, 200 meters from the venue entrance.

The entire venue is wheelchair accessible.

Walking/Driving Directions

Head down Deansgate, the main street through the city centre. At the cross roads head down Quay Street between Sainsburys Local and Blacks. 400 meters down Quay Street bear left at the lights and the white clock tower. Old Granada Studios St Johns and the entrance to Buy Art Fair is on the left. Please note there is no parking at the venue.

Public Transport

Free Bus
Free Metroshuttle buses operate throughout Manchester City Centre, Routes 2 and 3 run down Quay Street and Route 1 goes down nearby Deansgate. The fair is at the end of Quay Street, a few meters from the junction with Gartside Street.  Download the route map here

The city has two mainline railways stations, Piccadilly and Victoria, which both serve the national rail network. Oxford Road, Salford Central, and Deansgate stations are also within walking distance of the fair. Visit National Rail.

Metrolink operates a fast frequent service which is fully accessible to all, running 7 days a week, 364 days of the year. Daily tickets can be bought from ticket machines at all stops, you must be in possession of a valid Metrolink ticket or pass BEFORE travelling. The closest stop is Castlefield-Deansgate. For the tram timetable see the Metrolink website.