Please note, height restriction of the car park is 2.1M.
Exclusive Vue cinema parking offer
Four hours FREE parking when purchasing a Vue cinema ticket.
Please note this offer is available at Quayside’s car park only. Please ensure your ticket is validated at Vue cinema. After the four hours you will be charged at the normal rate, a full list of charges can be found on our tariff boards.
EV charging points
Our EV charging points, for customers with electric vehicles, can be found on the first floor of the car park, customers can recharge in one of six charge points.
Accessible, child and parent parking
Quayside MediaCity has 80 designated accessible parking bays available on every level of the car park.
During trading hours parking for Blue Badge holders is free of charge for the first four hours. To utilise the 4 free hours parking please visit the Customer Service Lounge on the first floor with your Blue Badge, leaving the clock part visible in your vehicle, and your parking ticket will be validated for the 4 hours. Any additional time will be charged at the regular rate.
Parent & child bays
We are family friendly, with plenty of parent and child spaces on levels 1 – 6.
Up to 1 hour / £1.10
Up to 2 hours / £2.20
Up to 3 hours / £3.30
Up to 4 hours / £4.40
Up to 6 hours / £7.00
Up to 12 hours / £16.00
Up to 24 hours / £22.00
Pre-pay ticket valid for 9 hours / £6.50**
**Available for purchase between Monday to Friday 5pm – 8pm and 9am on weekends only from any pay station.
Christmas opening hours**
Join us for festive late night shopping from ** 18th December until 29th December 2023.
18th – 20th December: 10am-6pm
21st – 22nd December: 10am-6pm
23rd December: 10am-7pm
Christmas Eve: 11am-5pm
Christmas Day: Closed
Boxing Day: 10am-6pm
27th – 29th December: 10am-8pm
New Year’s Eve: 11am-5pm
New Year’s Day: 11am-5pm
Restaurants will be open later, so please check directly.
Mobility scooters and wheelchairs
Free mobility scooters and wheelchairs are available for hire, please speak to a member of the Quayside team for more information or get in touch via telephone on 0161 848 1850.
Quayside MediaCityUK Gift Cards are no longer available to purchase.
If you already have a gift card you can continue to spend the funds on your existing gift card, and will be able to redeem until the expiry date is reached (one year from purchase).
School and group visits
Group visits are welcomed, however we ask that visits are booked at least 48 hours in advance and we ask that school group visits sign in on arrival.
To book your visit, please follow one of the options below:
Free coach parking is available in The Lowry Theatre Coach Park. Bookings can be made by contacting 0161 876 2421 (the line will typically be manned 10am-5pm Monday – Friday). Alternatively, you can email firstname.lastname@example.org
Code of conduct
We are committed to making your experience with us as welcoming, enjoyable and stress free as possible. Whatever you’re here to do it’s important to us that each and every one of you feels safe and secure. With that in mind, we have few simple house rules.
You can return, collect and send parcels with Collect + at our Customer Services Lounge.
This service is accessible during Quayside trading hours.
Quayside cars - for the little ones
Keep the little ones entertained on your visit with one of our brightly coloured kids buggies, book yours on the day you visit via our Customer Service team.
£7 for 2 hours.
The toilets are located on the first floor; they open at 8am Mon-Sat and 8.30am on a Sunday and close 30 minutes after the stores close. The Centre will remain open for access to Vue Cinema, restaurants and the Lowry Theatre, all of which have their own toilet facilities.
Parent and baby changing facilities
Located on the first floor, accessible by lift and escalator. Rooms provide changing facilities, toilet and washroom.
We are breastfeeding friendly and a officially B.O.O.B.S (Be Open on Breastfeeding in Salford) approved location.
We welcome babies to be breastfed in any public or private
area within Quayside MediaCity. All our staff will support the wishes and rights
of breastfeeding mothers. If another customer objects to breastfeeding,
they will be told that the venue is BOOBS Approved and supports breastfeeding.
As a BOOBS Approved venue, we will
• Display the BOOBS Approved sticker and poster in a public area of our centre
• Welcome and support all breastfeeding mothers and their babies.
• Provide an easily-accessible place to change a baby or toddler.
• Provide a comfortable chair where ever possible.
There are cash machines located on the first floor, offering free of charge withdrawals.
Phone charging pods
For your convenience, phone charging pods provided by Joos are located on the ground floor and first floor.
We have two defibrillators on site, with fully trained staff to operate them. If you need assistance, please speak to a member of our team.
By car – from the North
From the M60 take Junction 12 for the M602. Salford Quays is at the end of the M602. Follow signs for MediaCity.
By car – from the South
From the M60 take Junction 7 for the A56, A5603 to Salford Quays. Follow signs for MediaCity.
Quayside MediaCity postcode is M50 3AH.
You can connect to MediaCity from either Manchester Piccadilly or Victoria Train Stations using the Metrolink tram services.
By Metrolink tram
There are three tram stops located within close proximity to Quayside, with trams arriving every 12 minutes. To plan your journey visit the Transport for Greater Manchester website Travel by tram | Transport for Greater Manchester (tfgm.com)
There are plenty of bus services to provide easy access to Quayside. The number 50 bus operates a frequent service between Salford Quays and East Didsbury and also serves Salford Central station and Manchester City centre. The number 79 bus runs from Swinton to Stretford via Salford Quays.
Click here to see more information about getting to Salford Quays on the Transport for Greater Manchester website Plan a journey | Transport for Greater Manchester (tfgm.com).
With so much to see and do locally we are the perfect destination for group visits. Please book at least 48 hours in advance via email@example.com
FREE Coach parking is available in The Lowry Theatre Coach Park. Bookings can be made by contacting 0161 876 2421 (the line will typically be manned 10am-5pm Monday – Friday). Alternatively, you can email firstname.lastname@example.org