At Manchester Airport, we make the safety and security of customers and staff our absolute priority.
If you’re flying to the USA please ensure electrical devices are charged and capable of being switched on. Any passengers with specific queries about their individual flight should check with their airline for more detailed information.
Food and powders
Food items and powders in your hand luggage can obstruct images on x-ray machines. Your bags may need to be checked again manually by security. You can put these items in your hold luggage to minimise delays.
Electronics Ban – Inbound Flights
In line with the Government announcement regarding all UK airports, electronic items larger than 16 x 9.3 x 1.5 cm will not be allowed into the cabin of flights coming into Manchester Airport from:
These items must go into the hold and passengers are advised to liaise with their airline on how to facilitate this.
This will only affect passengers flying into Manchester from these countries, and not any departing from here. It will however affect passengers’ return journey, when they come back into Manchester Airport.
For more information, please visit https://www.gov.uk/hand-luggage-restrictions/electronic-devices-and-electrical-items