Our Impressions of The Manchester Evening News Arena
The Manchester Evening News Arena is located in the City Centre, on the corner of Trinity Way, Hunts Bank and Great Ducie Street, and is adjacent to Victoria Station. This arena currently has a capacity of 17,500.
Seating at the MEN Arena is split into blocks in the lower and upper tier. Season Tickets are sold only for the lower tier. The upper tier seats go on sale only when lower tier seating is sold out. The home team bench is below block 115, the away team bench is below block 113 and the penalty box is below block 103.
Directions to The Manchester Evening News Arena
Exit the M62 at junction 17, and follow the A56. The arena is located 3 miles down the A56.
Manchester Victoria station is located next to the arena. Piccadilly Station is located some 4 miles from the Arena. Passengers can use the Metrolink to travel to Victoria Station.
Metrolink services run through the Victoria Station from Bury and Altrincham. The service departs every 6 minutes during the peak times (0730 - 1830 hrs Monday to Friday, and 0930 - 1730 hrs Saturday), and every 12 minutes off peak.
Local Area around The Manchester Evening News Arena
A 1,500 multi-storey car park is located at the rink, and there are approx. 7,000 spaces within close vicinity of the Arena.