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Manchester Airport (MAN), UK - Guide and Flight Details

Manchester airport location

and terminal/car park map
Map of Manchester airport showing access roads and location of car parks

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This airport has been assessed as the average standard (3/5 stars) for airport cleanliness and/or COVID-19 safety protocols by Skytrax

Manchester Airport is located 12Km South of Manchester, adjacent to the M56 Motorway, north west England

Manchester airport has 3 terminals with 1 and 3 being connected, and terminal 2 at a distance of 700m with a travelator connection to terminal 1. Terminal 3 is used mostly for domestic flights.
On 01/04/19, a new pier connected to T2 was opened, the first part of a £1bn transformation.


Accessibility has been described as Good (CAA 2019/20).

To and From the Airport

Manchester airport has its own railway station (with covered moving walkways to terminals 1, 2, and 3 via terminal 1) with connections throughout northern England, and there is also a local bus service.
National Express bus connections include Leeds, Bradford, Oldham, and Liverpool.
The airport also has a connection to the city's Metrolink tram system with trams running every 10 minutes through most of the day.


Each of the 3 terminal buildings has a short term parking adjacent to it and long term parking is within 500m

Terminal Facilities

Between it's 3 terminals, Manchester airport has 23 bars/cafes/restaurants, 31 shops, currency exchange facilities, FREE WiFi Internet access (payment required after 60 minutes or for heavier usage), and a conference room for up to 400 people.

Airport Hotels

There are several hotels within the airport perimeter, the 5 star Radisson hotel being connected to the station and terminals 1 and 2 by covered walkways.

Interesting Facts

Manchester airport has Airport Carbon Accreditation, at the Neutrality level.

During 2019, Manchester airport catered for 29.3 million passengers, a 4% increase on the previous year, and the busiest year yet. Manchester airport is the 3rd busiest in the UK, and is by far the busiest in northern England. This figure dropped to 7.0 million in 2020 due to the Coronavirus pandemic.

Manchester Airports Web site can be accessed Here

Airports Near to Manchester Airport

Birmingham , UK (106 Km)

Blackpool , UK (68 Km)

Coventry , UK (122 Km)

East Midlands , UK (86 Km)

Leeds-Bradford , UK (70 Km)

Liverpool John Lennon, UK (38 Km)

Airlines and Flights from Manchester Airport to Europe

We have 31 regional or flights from Ireland listed Here

Aegean Airlines, flying to: Greece

Air France, flying to: France

Airbaltic, flying to: Latvia

Austrian Airlines, flying to: Austria

Belavia, flying to: Belarus

British Airways, flying to: Denmark

Brussels Airlines, flying to: Belgium

EasyJet, flying to: Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Malta, Montenegro, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey

Eurowings, flying to: Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland

Finnair, flying to: Finland

Icelandair, flying to: Iceland

Jet2, flying to: Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Malta, Montenegro, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey

KLM, flying to: Netherlands

Logan Air, flying to: Norway

Lufthansa, flying to: Germany

Norwegian, flying to: Norway

Pegasus Airlines, flying to: Turkey

Ryanair, flying to: Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Ukraine

SAS , flying to: Denmark, Norway, Sweden

Swiss, flying to: Switzerland

TAP Portugal, flying to: Portugal

TUI, flying to: Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Greece, Italy, Malta, Montenegro, Portugal, Spain, Turkey

Turkish Airlines, flying to: Turkey

Vueling, flying to: Spain

Regional Flights, or Flights From Ireland to Manchester Airport

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There are regional flights from the following UK and/or Ireland airports to Manchester Airport:

Aberdeen (428 Km)(CO2?)
Logan Air (From 16/03/20)

Belfast City (274 Km)(CO2?)
Aer Lingus

Belfast International (295 Km)(CO2?)

Benbecula (560 Km)(CO2?)
Logan Air

Cambridge (208 Km)(CO2?)
British Airways (Sun Air)

City of Derry (369 Km)(CO2?)
Logan Air

Cork (452 Km)(CO2?)
Aer Lingus

Dublin (264 Km)(CO2?)
Aer Lingus

Edinburgh (297 Km)(CO2?)
Logan Air (From 23/03/20)

Fair Isle (688 Km)(CO2?)
Logan Air

Guernsey (436 Km)(CO2?)
Aurigny Air Services

Inverness (479 Km)(CO2?)
Logan Air

Ireland West (436 Km)(CO2?)

Isle of Man (174 Km)(CO2?)

Jersey (461 Km)(CO2?)
Logan Air

Kerry (505 Km)(CO2?)

Kirkwall (624 Km)(CO2?)
Logan Air

London City (259 Km)(CO2?)
British Airways (BA CityFlyer)

London Gatwick (283 Km)(CO2?)
British Airways

London Heathrow (242 Km)(CO2?)
British Airways

Newquay (374 Km)(CO2?)

Norwich (250 Km)(CO2?)
Logan Air

Shannon (450 Km)(CO2?)

Shetland Islands (728 Km)(CO2?)
Logan Air

Stornoway (597 Km)(CO2?)
Logan Air