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Getting Here/Parking

Eccles Town Hall is situated in the heart of Eccles and is extremely easy to get to.

Tram: Eccles Tram Terminus is about 100 yards from Eccles Town Hall. When you get off the tram walk through the Bus Station continue walking and as you pass the Duke of York pub you will see Eccles Town Hall next to it on the left.

Bus: Eccles Bus Station is well served by buses from all over Greater Manchester. When you get off the bus, walk through the Bus Station away from the tram stop, continue walking and as you pass the Duke of York pub you will see Eccles Town Hall next to it on the left.

Car: Eccles Town Hall’s Post Code is M30 0LH. The Hall is only a short distance from the Eccles exit (junction 2) on the M602.

Coming from Manchester turn left at the end of the slip road off Exit 2 and keep in the right hand lane. Just before the third set of traffic lights filter to the right and follow the sign for “Superstore”​ (Bentcliffe Way)​. Go across one traffic island and you will see Morrison’s on your right hand side.​ Go straight on at the roundabout (still on Bentcliffe Way) at the lights turn right and the car park is just after the ECCLES LEISURE CENTRE building​. SAT NAV postcode M30 0DD. Parking is free after 6pm. ​ECCLES TOWN HALL is on the corner of Irwell Place and Church Street.​ There is an open gateway giving access from the car park onto Irwell Place and if you look up Irwell Place towards Church Street you will see a ramp which will get you into our premises.

Coming from the M60 take junction 2 exit on the M602 and go three-quarters round the island at the top of the slip road. Then follow the directions as above.

Parking (updated 16/11/22)

Eccles Peking map
  1. Barton Lane Carpark. 16 spaces plus 2 disabled. Pay machine out of use.
  2. Davis Street. On-street parking. Free
  3. Irwell Place Carpark. 79 spaces plus 6 disabled. £3.50 for over 2½ hrs, applies Monday – Saturday 8am to 6pm. Pay machine (recently replaced).
  4. Morrisons Carpark. Maximum 90 mins free. Beyond 90 mins, use app from yourparkingspace.co.uk. Can pre-book (location ID: 11061). Typical charge £2 for 4 hrs. Can also pay at Customer Services in supermarket (open Mon – Sat 07.00 to 22.00, Sun 10.00 to 16.00).
  5. Eccles Precinct Carpark. 24 spaces plus 17 disabled. Pay machine out of use. Parking accessed down ramp from John William St.
  6. John William St Carpark. 100 spaces plus 2 disabled. £3.50 for over 2½ hrs, applies Monday – Saturday 8am to 6pm. Pay machine.
  7. Lamb Hotel Carpark. 25 spaces. £2 up to 4 hrs, £2.50 all day, applies every day, 24 hrs. Pay machine. (Open to public, not just Lamb Hotel customers).
  8. Corporation Road Carpark. 14 spaces plus 1 disabled, plus 2 for electric car charging. £3.50 for over 2½ hrs. Applies Monday – Saturday 8am to 6pm. Pay machine.

Note: Council car parks (1, 3, 5, 6, 8) are free after 6pm and all day Sunday.