The Ideal Home Show at Christmas 2017 will take place at Event City, Manchester. Find out the best way to get to the venue below:


EventCity is conveniently located close to the M6, M62, M56 and M60. If travelling from the M60 South take Junction 9 for the A5081 and follow signs for Barton Dock Road.

For satellite navigation use: M17 8AS.


X50 - Manchester City Centre's Express Service
250 - Stagecoach Manchester Bus Service

The Trafford Centre's high frequency bus link direct from Piccadilly Gardens Bus Station Stand K every 15 minutes from early until late 364 days a year (via MUFC and Manchester University). To plan your journey visit

Trafford Bus Station

This is approximately 10 minutes' walk from EventCity and serviced by bus routes from all over Greater Manchester. There are frequent buses providing a connection every 5 minutes (services 18, 247, 250 and X50) from the bus station to EventCity.

To plan your journey visit


Liverpool John Lennon Airport - By car: Join the A5300 at the airport, then take the M62 (eastbound) to the M60. Follow the M60 (westbound) exiting at junctions 9 or 10.

Manchester Airport - By car: Join the M56, then M60 (westbound) exiting at Junctions 9 or 10. By bus: Service 18 runs frequently direct to The Trafford Centre Bus Station.


Manchester Piccadilly - Bus service X50 or 250 from Piccadilly Gardens Bus Station descending at the EventCity bus stop.
Manchester Victoria - Bus service 100 (every 12 minutes) or Service 110 (every 20 minutes) descending at The Trafford Centre bus station.


Taxi Rank/Marshall Service
Passenger Cars - 0161 747 8000 or visit

Disability Information

Find out more information about disabled access, parking and onsite facilities.