Manchester Airport Security FastTrack

Time-saving express lane at security and passport control

Pre-book Security FastTrack from £5 per person, and Passport Control FastTrack from £15 per person.

Flying Out

Flying In


This ticket allows you to use our security express lane when you're flying out of Manchester Airport
This ticket allows you to use our passport control express lane when you're flying into Manchester Airport
This ticket allows you to use both our security and passport control express lanes at Manchester Airport

FastTrack products at Manchester Airport

Security FastTrack

From £5 per person

Our FastTrack passes give you access to a dedicated lane straight to the security checkpoint.

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    Reach the departure lounge quicker
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    Limited availability
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    Open from 03:00 until 23:00
Passport Control FastTrack **

From £15 per person

When returning from your journey, benefit from access to a dedicated lane and a faster route to Passport Control.

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    Get home faster
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    Limited availability
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    Opening times vary by terminal. See FAQ for details

What is Security FastTrack, and how does it work?

Skip queues, save time and relax. Manchester Airport Security FastTrack gives you a quicker route through to departures.

Head straight through a dedicated security lane and skip through the queues in no time. You’ll have more time to grab a bite to eat or shop in Duty Free, what’s not to love!

What is Passport Control FastTrack, and how does it work?

As soon as you land we know you want to get home as quickly as possible. A FastTrack pass allows you to speed through Passport Control, using a dedicated lane to allow a smooth arrival.

This service is especially useful for those travelling without checked-in luggage as this is the last step in your journey.

Booking details


Can I book FastTrack on the day of arrival?

You can book Security FastTrack up to 1 hour prior to departure and Passport Control FastTrack at anytime before arrival. Both are subject to availability.

Can I cancel FastTrack?

Both Passport Control FastTrack and Security FastTrack are non-refundable.

What happens if my flight is late?

If you are delayed we cannot guarantee that you will be able to use the Passport Control FastTrack lane. This will be at the airport’s discretion.


Security FastTrack

Open 03:00 until 23:00 at all terminals

Passport Control FastTrack

Terminal 1 - 24/7

Terminal 2 - 24/7

Terminal 3 - Open from 06:00 - 02:00 (overnight)

Bookings must be made by someone over the age of 18. The service is not available to passengers arriving from Ireland, the United Kingdom, the Isle of Man or the Channel Islands. A maximum of 9 passes can be purchased per booking.

All passengers will need to purchase a pass for access to the Passport Control FastTrack service, including children and small infants.

The service is ideal for those wanting the shortest wait at Passport Control and Security. Ideal for business travellers, long weekend holiday makers and those travelling without checked-in luggage.

You can book FastTrack up to 12 months in advance, subject to availability.

Yes, subject to availability. We advise booking in advance to avoid disappointment.

Passport Control FastTrack aims to give you the quickest access to Passport Control using the exclusive lane, so it is ideal for passengers who don’t need to wait in Baggage Reclaim for their bags to be delivered by the airlines.

There may be exceptional operational circumstances that may require us to cancel the service and in this case we will give you a full refund.

There is no refund available in this case.

No, the border and passport control checks are mandatory.

Yes, the border controls and process remain exactly the same for Passport Control FastTrack lane passengers.

Passport Control FastTrack is non-refundable.

This product is none amendable.

MasterCard, VISA and American Express.

Once you’ve completed the booking process, you will receive a confirmation email. If you don’t receive it in your inbox, it is worth double checking your junk folder.

Simply follow the signs to Passport Control, Arrivals or Baggage Reclaim and on arrival at Passport Control the lane will be highlighted.

If you are delayed we cannot guarantee that you will be able to use the Passport Control FastTrack lane. This will be at the airport’s discretion and will depend on whether the total number of passengers for that hour has been exceeded.