Travel information

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Map of the North west

If you are driving to the Event get directions here

Getting to Bonsai Europa could not be easier. There are three airports all within 1 hour drive of the event. All have flights from Europe with low cost airlines Easyjet, Ryanair, Jet2, Flybe and many more.


Manchester Airport is the closest Airport to the Event Liverpool Airport is Close Leeds Bradford Airport is a good option if the other are not available

Transfer to the event

Taxi from Manchester Airport, approximately £30 GBP private hire, you can request my own driver ‘The Captain’ and quote ‘Bonsai Event’ for a special return deal +44 07971673524 or Elton Bullitt Taxis  +44 161 764 5555 Taxis at the Airport are double the price. Taxis from other airports will be expensive.

Hire Car: Drive time to the Event Manchester airport: 35 minutes Liverpool airport: 50 minutes Leeds Bradford: 55 minutes

Public Transport

Manchester Airport transfer: Is easy using Train to Manchester Piccadilly then Tram to Bury Total travel time 1.5 hours

Liverpool Airport transfer: Bus to Manchester then Tram to Bury Total travel time 2 hours

Leeds Bradford transfer: Bus to Leeds train station, then Tram to Bury (hire car is best option) Total travel time 2.5 hours

The Metrolink (Tram) service to Bury is a fast efficient way to get to Bonsai Europa, the venue is only 3 minutes walk from where the Metrolink terminates.

Arriving by Eurotunnel or Cross Channel Ferries, drive time from Folkestone is approximately 5 hours.

Arriving by Ferry destination Hull, drive time approximately 2 hours

Download a .PDF of the Airport Transfer map here