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The Hive, 51 Lever Street, Manchester, M1 1FN

We strongly believe our customer experience starts with a journey, so we’d like to help as much as we can to ensure a hassle free arrival. Please look below for all things travel. Can’t find what you’re looking for or feeling a bit lost? Feel free to give our team a call on 0161 237 1201 we’re always happy to help and give a warm welcome…

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Our address is 51 Lever Street M1 1FN. If you're lost give us a call! We will gladly assist you.

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Walking from Piccadilly Station – 10 minutes


On leaving Piccadilly Station via ‘Piccadilly’ exit, turn right, walking down the ramp towards the City centre and Piccadilly Gardens. Follow the path until you see Tesco Express on your left hand side. Cross over Newton Street and take the next turning on the right into Lever Street, continue along crossing Back Piccadilly, Dale Street, Stevenson Square and Faraday Street, thestudio is located on your left at 51 The Hive. See below for our walking video.

Walking from Church Street car park – 3 minutes


To walk to the studio from this car park, leave via the Tib Street exit, turn left and cross into Hilton Street, follow Hilton Street which crosses Oldham Street, then Spear Street becoming Stevenson Square. At Stevenson Square turn left onto Lever Street, thestudio at the Hive is located on your left opposite Griffin House. Our entrance is at number 51 The Hive (the 3rd entrance on the left) See below for our walking video.




There are two main line stations within walking distance of thestudio, Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Victoria. Train times and fares can be found here.


By tram


Our closest tram stop is Piccadilly Gardens.




From Great Ancoats Street


From the Inner Ring Road (Great Ancoats Street) turn into Newton Street, take the 5th Right onto Hilton Street which becomes Stevenson Square. Turn right onto Lever Street. thestudio is located on your left after approximately 50 metres. Our entrance is at number 51 The Hive (the 3rd entrance on the left)



Our nearest car park is Church Street Car Park; the postcode for this is M4 1LX.   There is no onsite parking at the Hive.

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Charge your electric vehicle


If you are arriving by electric car and wish to charge during your visit, we recommend Zap Maps to locate compatible chargers for your vehicle. The postcode for our Manchester venue is M11FN.

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Church Street NCP Car Park - 3 minutes

from Piccadilly Station - 10 minutes

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Disabled Parking

The closest disabled parking spot is on Port Street which is just around the corner from Lever Street. Delegates would need an Orange or Blue Badge. Manchester City Council information can be found here.

By Bicycle

Bike racking, changing rooms and showers are located on the ground floor of our Manchester location and are available for the use of studio guests. If you’re arriving by bicycle then please let us know and we will confirm arrangements to you.

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For further information or reservations contact us on 0121 634 2800, we’ll happily advise you on closest accommodations.

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