Sounds From The Other City

Getting here

Train: Salford Central or Salford Crescent stations.

Car: Chapel Street is easily accessible via the A56 and A57 and Mancunian Way. Please be aware though that parking is extremely limited around the area and we would advise against coming in car.

Foot: Chapel Street is a 5-10 min walk from Central Manchester via Bridge Street or Quay Street.

Bus: Free Shuttle Bus – Service number 3 more info here or Piccadilly Gardens – STOP P – Service number 36 / 37 / 12.  They run every 6 minutes during the day and every 10 minutes in the evening. Ask to go to Chapel Street in Salford. It takes about 10 minutes. You need to get off the bus a couple of stops after Salford Central Station, where you will find yourself in the heart of the action.

This year’s wristband exchange is located at Carpino Place Showroom (313 Chapel St, M3 5JY) AKA SoundsTown Town Hall.

It is located between the Co-op and Shalimar shops and across the road from Salford Cathedral right at the heart of the festival site – see map below.

Explore the full festival site map here.