Flights from Manchester

Surrounded by motorways, Manchester airport is a great hub for almost everyone no matter where in the UK! The M1 and M40 motorways get you there from London in super quick time; the M6 provides a direct route for those driving from Scotland while the M5 links Exeter, Bristol and Birmingham.

If you don’t feel like driving, National Express operates a vast coach network from many cities around the UK taking the hassle out of flying from Manchester airport. If you prefer the scenic route, travel by train! Not only has Manchester got the motorways but it also has an extensive rail network linking to Sheffield, York, Newcastle, Bolton, Blackpool, the Lake District and North Wales.

There are no limits on where you can book flights from Manchester to. Grab any number of city breaks to destinations like Berlin, Paris, Oslo, Madrid, Barcelona, Budapest and Porto. Beach breaks are no problem with regular flights to Spain, Greece, Croatia, Cyprus and Turkey or why not choose from somewhere exciting and a little more off the beaten track like Cape Verde, Serbia, Moldova, Kuwait, Georgia or Madagascar. Scoot off to South America or enjoy a family holiday in Murcia. Find off-piste skiing in Slovenia or experience retail therapy at its best in Dubai. Wherever you yearn to explore, Manchester is the best place to start.

If you have already booked your flights to Manchester airport, please check Live Manchester airport departures information.

BA, Virgin Atlantic, Delta, Singapore Airlines and Emirates all offer excellent long haul service while Ryanair, Easyjet, FlyBe, Monarch, Aer Lingus and Jet2 cater for all your budget holiday needs. But, before you rush off to your tropical destination, spending a little pre-flight time in Manchester airport is well worth it. There is a huge selection of shops from fashion boutiques, high street stores, electronic shops and places to buy accessories, food, gifts, books, duty free items and a lot more besides. When you can’t shop any more, tuck into some of the fantastic food to be found in the cafés and bars galore serving world food, fast food, Italian food and street food.


Got an early or late flight?  Why not stay in one of the Manchester airport hotels?

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Airports near Manchester

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