Manchester Airport

Your gateway to the world


Take time, take care, take flight


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Cancel for free up to 1 hour before arrival

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Manchester Airport Lounges




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Airport Hotels

Airport Hotels

Car Hire

Car Hire



Christmas Markets
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12 Enchanting Christmas Market Destinations

Take a look at our top destinations for Christmas magic, with flights from Manchester Airport, and start planning your cosy winter getaway today.

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Take time, Take care, Take flight

Arrive at the time specified by your airline

Seal all liquids and gels in a clear plastic bag.

Place all electricals flat in your tray

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Visit Hangar

Hangar guarantees you a full stomach before take-off! Visit Hangar in Terminal 1 Arrivals for breakfast favourites, tasty dinner deals and more, made by in-house chefs from fresh, quality ingredients.

Getting to and from the airport

How to get to and from Manchester Airport by train, car, coach or taxi


By train

Direct trains to and from major cities, running seven days a week.


By car

Whether you need to park, pick up or drop off, here's how to get to and from the airport by car.


By coach

Get a coach to and from hundreds of locations across the UK.


By taxi

Book a private hire vehicle or black cab from the airport

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*We are trialling this new system to provide as much information as we can to our customers. It is based on estimates and may not always be accurate.

Please arrive at the airport in good time. We recommend three hours before your scheduled departure, but you should check with your airline. Waiting times are estimated for security only and do not include check-in.

No responsibility is taken for the correctness of this information. Please check updated waiting times regularly and note any additional information provided by your airline.