The O2 Apollo Manchester Venue Information





O2 Apollo Manchester, Stockport Road, Ardwick Green, Manchester, M12 6AP [map]

For Sat Nav fans the postcode for the O2 Apollo is M12 6AP

Getting Here & Parking

There are two car parks immediately adjacent to the building both priced £4.00. The larger one on Apsley Grove has an overflow car park. The smaller car park on the Hyde Road side of the building caters for our disabled patrons with a limited number of spaces used on a first come first served basis.

Nearest rail station: Piccadilly

Nearest tram stop: Piccadilly Station

Taxis: Black cabs available; private hire details available from staff

Buses: There are frequent buses from the city centre to the venue: 192 / 201 / 203 / 204 / 205. Please check Transport For Greater Manchester for more information

Venue Services

Three licensed bars, confectionery kiosk

No air conditioning

Cloakroom charge (standing events only): £2.00

First Aid staff on duty at every event

Merchandise stand in main foyer

Capacity: 2693 (seated events); 3500 (standing events)

Ear plugs available free of charge from all points of sale

Children under 2 do not require a ticket. Please carefully check specific event restrictions and suitability prior to purchasing a ticket. If the show is not specifically aimed at an adult-only audience, children aged one year and older are admitted providing they can sit up straight in a seat and that the parent is confident the child will not be a distraction for other members of the audience. Everyone over 2 years old must have a valid ticket. Accompanying adults may be asked to remove noisy children. If any discounts are available for children, the maximum age to qualify is 16 years old.


Box Office

O2 Apollo Manchester Box Office (for personal callers) opening times:

Monday – Friday: *12.00pm – 3.00pm (extended opening hours on event days)

Saturday & Sunday: Only open if there is an event on, from 2.00pm

(* For major on-sales the box office will open at 9.00am; please check before travelling)

Telephone box office available 24 hours: 08444 777 677


We also accept cheques, Theatre Tokens and O2 Vouchers posted direct to the venue (payable to Live Nation (Music) UK Ltd).

Live Access

Contact information for patrons with disabilities

Phone: 0161 273 7785 Email:




The O2 Apollo Manchester

Seating Plans