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Dental Hospital






Shuttle Service




Map and Directions

Journey Planning

For door-to-door journey planning via public transport, please click here to visit Traveline Northwest.

Alternatively, you may call Traveline for public transport information on 0871 200 22 33 be aware that calls to this number cost 12p per minute plus any additional access charge from your phone company.


The Dental Hospital is a short walk from Oxford Road. Many bus services operate on Oxford Road including the 147 which runs between Manchester Piccadilly Train station, Manchester University and the Manchester Royal Infirmary.

Services to the Dental Hospital include:

  • Buses from Piccadilly Bus Station: 14, 16, 41, 42, 43, 43a, 44, 45a, 48, 111, 140, 142, 157, 250.
  • Buses from Oxford Road Station: All buses that run along Oxford Road.
  • Buses from Cross Street outside Boots the Chemist: 47, 87, 50, 143, 197, 291.
  • Buses from Manchester Airport: 43a, 45a.
  • Bus from Piccadilly Train Station: 147.

The following map shows walking directions from the University Students' Union (main bus stop) to the Dental Hospital:

Walking from the University


There are several cycle racks to lock your bike up within 100m of the Dental Hospital site. It's about a 10 minute ride to us from Manchester Piccadilly Train Station, or 5 minutes from Manchester Oxford Road Train Station.

For a personalised cycling map and directions to our site, including locations of nearby cycle stands, simply click the link below and enter your start location.

Cycling map and directions


Our closest railway stations are Manchester Oxford Road (MCO), less than 1 mile away, and Manchester Piccadilly (MAN), approximately 1 mile away. Both are a short walk, cycle or bus ride from our central site.

For a personalised rail timetable, simply click the link below and enter your starting station, destination (MCO or MAN) and travel time.

Personalised rail timetable


Our nearest tram stop is at St Peter's Square at the north end of Oxford Road, approximately 1 mile away. This is a short walk, cycle or bus ride along Higher Cambridge Street.

Buses to the Dental Hospital can be caught from opposite the Ritz Ballroom on nearby Whitworth Street West, and include the following regular services: 99, 101, 104, 105, 109.

Click the link below for details of trams to and from St Peter's Square.

St Peter's Square trams


We're based a short walk from Oxford Road and are very well connected to the rest of the city. It's about a 30 minute walk to us from Manchester Piccadilly Train Station, or 15 minutes from Manchester Oxford Road Train Station.

For a personalised walking map and directions to our site, simply click the link below and enter your start location.

Walking map and directions

Shuttle Service

We recognise that people come from all over Manchester to our hospitals, and access by car can often be difficult. With this in mind we have two 'Park and Ride' locations from which you can take a free shuttle bus to the main hospital site and then walk or catch a 5 minute bus down Oxford Road to the Dental Hospital.

Trafford Shuttle Times

The Trafford General Hospital shuttle runs from 10am to 3pm, Monday to Friday. It departs from the main entrance of Trafford General Hospital towards our central site on Oxford Road (and returns) approximately every 30 minutes.

Trafford Shuttle Timetable


As a city centre location amongst some of the busiest roads in the region, parking can be in high demand at so please allow time to find a space when you arrive. We are around 1 mile from the nearest motorway junction and are accessible by car.

For a personalised driving map and directions to our site, simply click the link below and enter your start location.

Driving map and directions

Car parking for patients and visitors at the Dental Hospital is in nearby public multi-storey car parks located on either Booth Street West (entrance on Booth Street West) or at the Aquatics Centre (entrance on Booth Street East).

For Booth Street West (main car park for patients) postcode M15 6PB takes patients directly to car park.

Parking for those with a blue disabled badge is free of charge

Accessibility and Specialist requirements

Access information for each of our sites (availability of accessible lifts, low payment counters, assisted access entrances etc.) is available by clicking the link below:

Access information

  • Specialist Requirements

If you have any accessibility enquiries or special requirements such as help with visual impairment, hearing, language or communication matters, please ask a member of staff for assistance or contact the Patient Advice & Liaison Service (PALS) on 0161 746 2019. You can also contact us by minicom on 0161 746 2243. Sign Language Interpreters and Lip Speakers may also be available by prior arrangement.

Accessible Transport Guide

  • Transport for Sick Children

Transport for Sick Children is a registered charity working throughout Greater Manchester and helping children to reach their hospital appointments.

Email: to@transportforsickchildren.org

Website: http://www.transportforsickchildren.org

Telephone enquiries: 0161 432 7800

  • Ring and Ride

Ring and Ride is a door-to-door accessible minibus service for people of all ages who find it difficult to use ordinary public transport.

Email: enquiries@ringandride.info
Website: http://www.tfgm.com/ringandride/

Telephone enquiries: 0161 200 6011

  • Travel vouchers

Travel vouchers are for people who are not able to use ordinary buses, trains or Metrolink and have serious walking difficulties or are registered blind. They can be used to pay for taxis and for travel on accessible bus services such as Ring and Ride and Community transport.

Website: http://www.tfgm.com/journey_planning/Tickets/Pages/tickets_travel_vouchers.aspx

Telephone enquiries: 0161 244 1050

  • Community transport

Local Link is a service which allows passengers within certain areas of Greater Manchester to book door-to-door journeys.

Website: http://www.tfgm.com/buses/local_link/Pages/default.aspx

Telephone enquiries: 0845 605 5505

Map and Directions

Click here to download a map of the University Campus (the Dental Hospital is marked as building 41)

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