Stockport Plaza Information Sheet on Travel and Accommodation



Stockport Plaza, The Plaza, Mersey Square, Stockport, SK1 1SP.

Plan your visit
More details available on request from the Plaza box office: 0161 477 7779.

On Foot: When travelling around Stockport walking is the easiest way to get around. the pedestrian journey planner covers the Stockport area and can help you identify the best way to get to The Plaza. Stockport has plenty of pedestrian-only zones with directional signage located throughout the town centre.

By Bus: The Plaza is on one of the main bus routes into Manchester city centre. There are many bus routes of which there are several stopping at Stockport Bus Station or on the nearby A6 route located close to The Plaza with level access. To assist with your route please use the TFGM bus route planner or visit the Transport for Greater Manchester’s website: or call 0161 244 1000 for further information.

By Rail: Stockport Station on the North West Main Line is within 8 mins walk on a step free route of The Plaza. For detailed train info visit the National Rail Journey Planning website or phone 03457 484950. During the day (until 6pm weekdays and 5pm Sundays) the station is served by the Stockport Metroshuttle in the town centre.

By Car: The Stockport Plaza is easily accessible from the M60 ring road and the A6 with The Plaza being in the Stockport Town Centre. Nearby carparks ideal for the venue are Heaton Lane Car Park (SK4 1AQ), Merseyway (SK1 1PD), Red Rock (SK1 1RY) as well as limited on-street parking. Detailed information about the car parking in the Town Centre can be found on the Stockport Council website. Council controlled parking in Stockport is free after 6pm. Please be aware that some car parks will take coins as payment and some take cards.

Accommodation close by: (please check before booking as some accommodation may not be available). 

Travelodge, Regent House Heaton Lane, Stockport SK4 1BS.  Phone: 08715 591890 or visit (approx: .5 miles/4 min walk from venue).

Holiday Inn Express, 11 Station Road, Stockport, SK3 9JD.  Phone: 44 0161 3596363 email: [email protected] or visit (approx: .5 miles/4 min walk from venue). 

Premier Inn Stockport Central, 48 Churchgate, Stockport SK1 1YG.  Phone: 0333 321 9032 or visit (approx: .6 miles/7 min walk from venue).

Premier Inn Stockport South, 73 Buxton Road, Stockport SK2 6NB. Phone: 0333 321 9051 or visit (approx: 1.2 mile/23 min walk from venue).

Trivelles Mayfair, 230 Wellington Road North, Stockport, Manchester, SK4 2QN  Phone: 01614 322 277 email: [email protected] or visit (approx: 1.4 miles/20 min walk  from venue)

The Wycliffe Hotel, 74 Edgeley Road, Edgeley, Stockport, SK3 9NQ. Phone: 0161 477 5395 email: [email protected] or visit  Free Parking. Not within walking distance.

Stockport Plaza Disabled Access Disabled Parking: is on the Merseyway side of Chestergate, opposite the taxi rank, labelled “For disabled permit holders only”.  Audio: there is a loop system installed in the stalls. Toilets: Accessible and adapted unisex toilets are on the right hand side of the auditorium with level access and in the Plaza Café which can be reached using a lift located in main foyer. Further non adapted cloakroom facilities located on the lower ground floor accessed via the lift located in the main foyer.
Wheelchair Access: The Plaza is wheelchair accessible directly into the stalls. Assistance available if required.

For information on the Stockport Plaza Covid Safety Measures please click HERE.