Travel by foot or cycle

By foot

From leaving Macclesfield Railway station head west on Water's Green, towards Bowden Street. Turn right at Church Street, stay on church street. Turn right at Mill Street and then left at Chestergate. There will then be a slight left at Chester Road, you will be faced with the roundabout. Turn right at Kershaw Grove and Macclesfield District General Hospital will be facing you. This journey is approximately a 15 - 20 minute walk. For more information on planning your journey to our hospitals please visit our maps and direction page.


Macclesfield District General Hospital welcomes cyclists. There are designated bicycle parking racks located outside the main entrance and at the rear entrance of the main hospital building, and to the sides of New Alderley House and Silk House.


Local cycle routes

There are some handy cycle routes around Macclesfield, such as the Middlewood Way, which is a traffic free route all the way from Marple to Macclesfield, and the Bollin Way to Prestbury.

View local cycling routes


The trust offers a freephone 'infopoint' available onsite for all patients and visitors to be able to call a taxi or public transport travel line free of charge. Please ask a member of staff if help is required.

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