How to Find Us

Your Journey Starts Here

We're well connected and that's just one of the reasons why our students travel from across Manchester, Salford and Cheshire to study with us.

Our Campus Locations

Altrincham Campus: Manchester Rd, Timperley, Altrincham, WA14 5PQ

Stretford Campus (STEM): Talbot Road, Stretford, M32 0XH


Planning on traveling to us by Car, Bus, Train or Metrolink? We've put together the best routes that we recommend using.

By Car

Both Campuses have free car parking facilities for students. This is offered on a first come, first served basis and is subject to availability.

If you're using a SatNav system or maps, please use the following postcodes:

Altrincham Campus

WA14 5PQ


Stretford Campus

M32 0XH

​By Bus

Altrincham Campus

The closest bus stop is on Manchester Road (both sides) outside of the College. The following services stop there:

236 Manchester - Trafford Bar - Stretford - Altrincham

245 Trafford Centre - Stretford - Altrincham

19 Wythenshawe - Sale - Altrincham

41 Manchester - Withington - Altrincham

247 Trafford Centre - Partington - Altrincham


Stretford Campus

The closest bus stop is on Chester Road (both sides) 5 minutes walk from the College. The following services stop there:

236 Manchester - Trafford Bar - Stretford - Sale - Altrincham

256 Flixton - Stretford - Manchester

255 Partington - Stretford - Manchester

By Train

Altrincham Campus

The closest train station to the College is Navigation Road on the Manchester - Chester line


Stretford Campus


The closest train station to the College is Trafford Park on the Manchester - Liverpool line.

For more information on train services visit www.tfgm.com

By Metrolink

Altrincham Campus

The closest Metrolink station to the College is Timperley.

Metrolink lines run from Bury, Chorlton, Manchester, Eccles, Oldham, Media City UK, Ashton-Under-Lyne and Altrincham.


Stretford Campus

The closest Metrolink station to the College is Old Trafford.

Metrolink lines run from Bury, Chorlton, Manchester, Eccles, Oldham, Media City UK, Ashton-Under-Lyne and Altrincham.

Tickets

Our Pass: Our Pass’ is a free bus travel scheme for 16-18 year olds who live and travel within the Greater Manchester area. Visit www.ourpass.co.uk for more information on the scheme and to apply.

Scholars Permit: If you are 16 – 19 and in full time education, you may qualify for a Scholars Permit, which allows you to pay the concessionary fare for bus journeys, or reduced fares on train and tram journeys between your home and college. You can get an application form from Customer Services at College, any Greater Manchester Travelshop, or by visiting www.tfgm.com

Season Tickets: Train and bus operators also offer discounted weekly, monthly, termly and annual season tickets for students. These tickets can be used for multiple journeys at any time and are valid anywhere in Greater Manchester, not just between home and college. These tickets can be purchased online from the relevant transport operator or at your local Paypoint outlet. Visit www.paypoint.co.uk for locations.

System One Travelcards: These cards can be used on virtually all public transport services in Greater Manchester, regardless of which company runs them. If you are aged 16 - 26 and in full time education, you will need to get a System One student membership card to buy student bus passes. These Travelcards can be purchased online at www.systemonetravelcards.co.uk or at your local paypoint outlet. Visit www.paypoint.co.uk for locations