Cheap Flights from Manchester to Jeddah
Flight information Manchester to Jeddah
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Average flight time, total distance 3083 miles
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Flights from Manchester to Jeddah
This information is correct as of May 2016
Airlines that fly from Manchester to Jeddah
Saudi offers direct flights from Manchester to Jeddah. Indirect flights are also available with most airlines stopping over in either Istanbul, Abu Dhabi, Athens, or Dubai.
Terminal Information – Departing
This is only a guideline. Always check your boarding pass for up-to-date terminal information.
Flights to Jeddah depart from Terminal 2 at Manchester Airport. The terminal contains a reasonable selection of shops, restaurants, and cafés. There’s a Travelex for exchanging your Pounds to Riyals as well as a Boots for picking up snacks, sunscreen, and other essential travel purchases. WH Smith offers books and magazines as well as travel guides to most destinations. For something to eat, Manchester Airport has a selection of cafés that includes Caffé Nero and Caffé Ritazza as well as restaurants such as Frankie & Benny’s and the Spinning Jenny. If you’re in need of a quick last-minute holiday outfit, there’s a Next, JD Sports, and Lacoste to choose from. Add a touch of flair at Accessorize, Claire’s, or Pandora.
Terminal Information – Arriving
King Abdulaziz International Airport is situated roughly 35 miles from the city of Jeddah. The easiest way to get from the airport to the city centre is by taxi. The taxi rank is located just outside of the arrivals terminal, and you will find plenty of drivers there offering their services. To ensure you get the best possible price and to avoid confusion later on, agree on the fare before you leave the airport.
As this is an international flight, you should arrive at Manchester Airport 2-3 hours before your flight to Jeddah is due to depart. UK citizens, including those travelling to Jeddah for the Hajj pilgrimage, need a visa to enter Saudi Arabia. Your passport should also be valid for a minimum of six months from the date of entry into Saudi Arabia.
What to expect in Jeddah
Jeddah is typically cheaper than Manchester with a three-course meal for two costing an average of £18.50* compared to £45* in Manchester. The weather in Jeddah is considerably warmer to that in Manchester. While January temperatures in Manchester average at 4°C, January in Jeddah is about 23°C. Summer is very hot with July temperatures averaging 32°C: double the average temperature in Manchester. Don’t pack your shorts just yet: Saudi Arabia is a very conservative country with very strict laws on how men and women should dress and behave. Take some time to read up on the country's laws before you arrive to avoid any complications during your trip.
*Prices subject to change
Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.