Getting to the hospital

Withington Community Hospital is located on Nell Lane, West Didsbury and can easily be accessed from the surrounding areas by foot, bike, road and public transport.

Withington Community Hospital,
Nell Lane,
West Didsbury,
Manchester,
M20 2LR

By road

If you’re travelling from the motorway, the nearest junction of the M60 is Junction 5. From here, head along the A5103 towards Manchester city centre. After passing the junction with the A5145, take the first turning on the right into Nell Lane. Withington Community Hospital is on the right just after Elizabeth Slinger Road.

If you’re travelling from the city centre, take the A5103 towards Didsbury and the M56. Just before the junction with the A5145, take the first turning on the left into Nell Lane. Withington Community Hospital is on the right, just after Elizabeth Slinger Road.

If you are using a satnav, enter postcode M20 2LW.

Public transport

Transport for Greater Manchester has a website that tells you how to access all hospitals in Greater Manchester by public transport. You will find maps of the hospitals, locations of any bus stops, rail stations or tram stops close to the hospitals, and it also displays route maps of services to and from the hospitals, which you can download and print.

Metrolink

The nearest stop to Withington Community Hospital is Burton Road, a ten minute walk away from the hospital’s main entrance.

Walking and cycling

Withington Community Hospital is easily accessible on foot and is approximately 20 minutes walk from Didsbury and around 25 minutes walk from Chorlton. There are bike storage facilities for the public located at the side the building adjacent to the staff car parking area.

Help with fares

If you are on a low income, receive benefits and need to travel to hospital to receive NHS treatment, you may be entitled to help with the cost. NHS Choices has full details of the scheme and if you are eligible.