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40 Blackfriars Street
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The Manchester Maybrook House location (known as Manchester Lab) is in the heart of the city centre, at the crossroads of Deansgate (the A56) and Blackfriars street. The entrance to Maybrook House is on Blackfriars street.
Manchester Lab has no allocated parking spaces, however there are a number of car parks within walking distance. These are marked on the map below.
From the North and West:
Join the outer ring road (M60) via either the M61 (from Preston and the North) or the M62 (From Liverpool). Exit at Junction 12, onto the M602 towards Salford.
At Junction 3 exit onto the A5063 towards Salford. Turn right onto the A6 and follow it for approximately one mile, then turn right onto Blackfriars Street.
From the South:
Leave the M6 at junction 19 and take the A556 to the M56. Continue on the M56 towards Manchester, and follow the signs for the A5103. Follow the A5103 for approximately four miles into the city centre.
Go straight on at the large A57(M) inner ring road roundabout. Continue along the A5103 for 1000ft and then turn left at Whitworth Street West (B6469). Follow this for 500ft and then turn right onto Deansgate.
Follow Deansgate for 1 mile and then turn left onto Blackfriars Street.
Manchester International Airport is approximately ten miles from IBM's offices.
Direct trains run frequently from the Airport Railway station to Manchester Piccadilly train station, taking about 10 minutes.
Alternatively, the taxi journey from the airport takes approximately 40 minutes.
The Manchester lab is approximately 20 minutes walk from the Manchester's principal railway station - Manchester Piccadilly.
Additionally, the lab is approximately 10 minutes walk from Manchester Victoria railway station which serves some routes from Leeds and Liverpool.
To walk from Piccadilly railway station, begin at the main station exit and walk north down Station Approach. Continue along Piccadilly Road until you reach Piccadilly Gardens. Cross Piccadilly Gardens and walk down the pedestrianised Market Street, passing the Arndale Centre and Marks and Spencers on your right hand side. Keep walking another 100ft and you will reach the crossing of Deansgate and Blackfriars Street.
Alternatively, take the Metrolink from Manchester Picaddily to Manchester Victoria railway station. Exit the station and walk past the MEN arena on your right. Turn left on Victoria street and follow this for 800ft until you reach the crossing of Deansgate and Blackfriars Street.