This airport has been assessed as the average standard (3/5 stars)
for airport cleanliness and/or COVID-19 safety protocols
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
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.
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.
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 EuropeWe 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 AirportReturn to European Flights List Here
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?)
Belfast International (295 Km)(CO2?)
Benbecula (560 Km)(CO2?)
Cambridge (208 Km)(CO2?)
British Airways (Sun Air)
City of Derry (369 Km)(CO2?)
Cork (452 Km)(CO2?)
Dublin (264 Km)(CO2?)
Edinburgh (297 Km)(CO2?)
Logan Air (From 23/03/20)
Fair Isle (688 Km)(CO2?)
Guernsey (436 Km)(CO2?)
Aurigny Air Services
Inverness (479 Km)(CO2?)
Ireland West (436 Km)(CO2?)
Isle of Man (174 Km)(CO2?)
Jersey (461 Km)(CO2?)
Kerry (505 Km)(CO2?)
Kirkwall (624 Km)(CO2?)
London City (259 Km)(CO2?)
British Airways (BA CityFlyer)
London Gatwick (283 Km)(CO2?)
London Heathrow (242 Km)(CO2?)
Newquay (374 Km)(CO2?)
Norwich (250 Km)(CO2?)
Shannon (450 Km)(CO2?)
Shetland Islands (728 Km)(CO2?)
Stornoway (597 Km)(CO2?)