Irlam Live Festival – Sat 1 and Sun 2 June 2019
Prince’s Park, Liverpool Road, Irlam, Manchester, M44 6BR (Please do not use this postcode if you are driving to Irlam Live. Please see traveling by car section below.)

Public Transport Links
Irlam benefits from great transport links to Manchester, Warrington, Liverpool and plenty of other locations in the North-West. If you want to make the most of the festival, including our real ale, cocktail and prosecco bars as well as a whole host of events in venues close to the event site, we recommend taking advantages of these public transport links.

Travelling By Train

Travelling by train is the preferred option if you are travelling from Manchester, Liverpool, Warrington, Urmston  or anywhere in between. Irlam train station is located just 10 minutes walk from Irlam Live and also hosts the great 1923 cafe, bar and local history museum where you can soak up some culture before visiting us! There will also be a number of after-party and other events close to Irlam station which are not-to-be-missed.
There are regular stopping services to Manchester and Liverpool on all event days. For up-to-date timetables please visit or

Travelling by Bus

Two regular bus services run past the festival site, 67 and 100, both operated by First Manchester. Route summaries are detailed below but if you want in-depth timetable and stop information please visit TFGM.

67 – Manchester — Pendleton — Eccles — Peel Green — Irlam — Cadishead
100 – Manchester — Eccles — intu Trafford Centre — Irlam — Hollins Green — Warrington

Travelling by Car

Although we strongly recommend using public transport to take in the full Irlam Live experience, we have arranged for a limited number of parking spaces on a dedicated event car park, just a 3 minute walk from the entrance. Please Note there is NO street parking on all roads close to the festival site. A residents only parking scheme will be in place for the duration of the festival.

Car Park

The quickest, easiest and safest option is to use the car park at Irlam Primary School, Elsinore Avenue, Irlam, M44 6NA. Parking is £5 per car and tickets can be purchased in advance from the Buy Tickets page. All funds raised will go to the school and local charities. The entrance to Elsinor Avenue is via Liverpool Road, (B5320) close to the junction with Broadway and stewards will be on hand to offer assistance if required.

Where to stay

There is NO CAMPING at Irlam Live or any campsites close to the festival site. However there are plenty of good hotels on the bus route or a short taxi ride away.  Please click here for a list of nearby hotels.

If you have any questions about getting to the festival, or anything else, please email us at