Travelling by train to The Whitworth Art Gallery is super-simple. The nearest railway station to The Whitworth Art Gallery is Manchester Oxford Road, which is served by Northern, TransPennine Express and Transport for Wales services throughout the day. It's 24 minutes to The Whitworth Art Gallery on foot. Simply head south down Oxford Street for just over a mile until you reach St Mary's Hospital. The Gallery and Whitworth Park are directly opposite the hospital.

The Whitworth Art Gallery is full of interesting artistic works for all to enjoy. You'll find it jam-packed with a fascinating art collection and intriguing displays showcasing different art movements and styles.

Visit The Whitworth Art Gallery website for opening information.


This attraction has free entry for all.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:45 - 20:25
Saturday 06:45 - 20:25
Sunday 08:00 - 22:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes
Lifts available

2 lifts at the Piccadilly end of platform 4 and 2/3 which connect the concourse area with platform 4/5 and with platfrom 2/3

Note there is no lift access to platform 1 at all
Customer help pointsUnavailable
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces72
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
on Platform 4/5
Cycle storage notes<p>4 hoops on platform 4/5</p>
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

There are two lifts at the Piccadilly end of platform 4 and 2/3 which connect the concourse area platform 4 and 5 with 2/3.

Note: there is no lift access to platform 1 at all

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

Departures and arrivals from Manchester Oxford Road

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to Blackpool NorthNorthern09:052On time
to Manchester AirportNorthern09:094On time
to Liverpool Lime StreetNorthern09:112On time
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to Liverpool Lime StreetNorthern09:155On time
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from Liverpool Lime StreetNorthern09:035On time
from Manchester AirportNorthern09:042On time
from Liverpool Lime StreetNorthern09:064On time
from Manchester AirportNorthern09:102On time
from Blackpool NorthNorthern09:114On time

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