By rail

There are three main stations in Manchester's city centre: Piccadilly, Oxford Road and Victoria.

It takes a little over two hours to reach Manchester from London and Manchester also has direct connections to most major UK cities. 

  • Manchester Central is a 20 minute walk from Piccadilly Station or just five minutes by taxi.
  • Oxford Road Station is the closest station from the venue - just five minutes away on foot.

Operators include: TransPennine Express, CrossCountry Trains, Great Western Railway and Northern Rail. Further information on train services can be found at:

Alternatively, you can also reach the venue from the rail stations via:

  • Free bus, which provides a free ‘hop on, hop off’ service linking all of the main rail stations, shopping districts and business areas
  • Metrolink tram. Please be sure to purchase a travelcard beforehand or a ticket from the on-stop ticket machines before boarding. The nearest stop to Manchester Central is St Peter's Square.
  • Taxi
Key dates

Mini-colloquium submission deadline:

7 November 2021

Early registration deadline:

5 June 2022

Registration deadline:

21 July 2022


The programme is complemented by a large physics and physics instrumentation exhibition proposed by the conference’s partners. If you wish to exhibit at this conference, you can find more information here.

Jointly organised by the EPS and IOP