United Airlines

United Airlines flights usually depart from Terminal 2 at Manchester Airport. Although, as of September 2nd at 00:01, all United Airlines flights will now depart from Terminal 1 until further notice.

United Airlines Manchester Airport Terminal

United Airlines flights from Manchester currently leave from Manchester Airport's Terminal 1. This large, modern terminal has plenty of shops and restaurants to keep you entertained before your fight, plus the Escape Lounge, where you can relax with complimentary food and drink. There's also a large Biza World Duty Free store where you can stock up on drinks, beauty products and fragrance before you set off on your journey to New York - or pick up products you've ordered online through our Click & Collect service.

United Airlines Check In

Check in and baggage drop for your United Airlines flight is at Manchester Airport Terminal 1. If you're arriving by public transport, you can get from the airport railway station, coach and tram station by using the Skylink walkway - the quick walk to check in takes less than 10 minutes and there are lifts and moving walkways to help you with your luggage. A range of parking options are also available at Manchester Airport, including Multi Storey car parking, Meet & Greet and JetParks.

United Airlines destinations

United Airlines flies direct from Manchester Airport in the UK to the bright lights of New York City, USA. United Airlines flights to New York land at Newark Airport, around 18 miles from Manhattan.

United Airlines is part of the Star Alliance

United Airlines is part of the Star Alliance airline scheme. Other Star Alliance members operating from Manchester Airport include Lufthansa, SAS Scandinavian Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Singapore Airlines, TAP Air Portugal and SWISS

United Airlines Manchester Airport

We recommend being at the airport to check in for your United Airlines flight three hours before departure.

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Terminal 1

Essential information about Manchester Airport Terminal 1, including shopping, restaurants and lounges

Escape Lounge

Relax in an Escape Lounge

Our Escape Lounges are relaxing and comfortable, with complimentary food and drink

World Duty Free

Save 10% on Airport shopping

Find top brands at Biza World Duty Free for less when Click & Collect.

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Book parking for your United Airlines flight

Book your parking in advance to save both time and money.

Click and collect airport shopping

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    Estee Lauder red lipstick
      Clinique Moisturiser
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          Wines and Spirits
          Famous Grouse whiskey
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                  Airport essentials for your journey

                  Get organised for your United Airlines flight with these airport essentials.

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                  Pre-Book FastTrack

                  Choose a time-saving express lane at security and passport control

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                  Getting to Manchester Airport

                  How to get to and from Manchester Airport