St John’s Centre is in Spinningfields, a modern business and entertainment district built around a green space. Spinningfields hosts some of Manchester’s most innovative events including an outdoor cinema in summer and ice rink in winter. Historic Deansgate is a short walk from the campus.
It’s a haven for shoppers and crammed with coffee shops and delis. A few minutes’ walk along Deansgate is the John Rylands Library, a beautiful Victorian gothic library holding events and exhibitions. The People's History Museum and Museum of Science and Industry are also close by.
Bus routes to St John’s Centre include: 33, 59, 84, 96, 255, X41, X43, X50. St John’s is a short walk from Deansgate, Castlefield, and St Peter’s Square Metrolink stops. Salford Central and Deansgate railway stations are a few minutes’ walk away.
You can find out how to get there from your home address using the Transport for Greater Manchester route planner: Plan a journey | Transport for Greater Manchester.
There are no parking facilities at St John's, but there is an NCP carpark on Quay Street, less than two minutes' walk from the campus.