Directions for The James Chadwick Building

The new James Chadwick Building is located in the Main Campus of the University, on the corner of Booth Street East and Upper Brook Street.

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Postal address

Red post box
The School of Chemical Engineering and Analytical Science
University of Manchester
Oxford Road
M13 9PL
United Kingdom

Campus map

Campus Map James Chadwick Building
The James Chadwick Building is number 89 on the Campus map (PDF)
See also: Interactive Google campus map

SatNav information

Sat Nav
Postcode for the nearby NCP Car Park: M13 9SS

Co-ordinates: 53.469521N  2.2329095W

Grid Ref: SJ 84636 97001

Directions to The James Chadwick Building

Campus direction sign

Arriving by Rail

From Oxford Road Station (BR)

From the main exit, walk down Station Approach and turn right along Oxford Street. Walk past the Manchester Metropolitan University and under the Mancunian Way. Continue to follow Oxford Street then turn left onto Booth Street East. The entrance to the James Chadwick Building is on the left, at the junction with Upper Brook Street.

From Manchester Piccadilly Station (BR and Metrolink)

From the main exit, walk down Station Approach, turn left across London Road to Auburn Street, then left onto Aytoun Street. The Sackville Street building is ahead across Whitworth Street. Walk past the Manchester campus along Sackville Street, taking the underpass under the Mancunian Way. Walk along Upper Brook Street to the pedestrian crossing. The James Chadwick Building is on the corner of Booth Street East and Upper Brook Street.

Arriving by Car

The James Chadwick Building is best approached by the A34 (Upper Brook Street) from the South or from the A57 (M) (Mancunian Way), taking the exit for the A34. The nearby NCP Car Park entrance is on Booth Street East. Follow the signs for Manchester Campus South.

A range of maps and detailed travel information is provided on the main University's website.

Local Connections

The Oxford Road Link bus (number 147) runs on weekdays between 7.15am and 6.45pm, at 10-minute intervals, from Piccadilly Rail Station to the campus. This service will stop at 14 locations, starting at Piccadilly Station on Fairfield Street and ending at Grafton Street. See the Oxford Road Link Maps & Times page for an up-to-date Route map (PDF) and Timetable (PDF).

Oxford Road is within walking distance of Piccadilly Bus Station and the National Express Coach Station on Chorlton Street.

Buses to Oxford Road include:

From Piccadilly Gardens (Bus Station): 14, 16, 41, 42, 43, 43a, 44, 45a, 48, 111, 140, 142, 157, 250. From Manchester Airport: 43a, 45a.

For up-to-date information you may wish to consult the official public Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) site and in particular the:


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