Manchester Airport (MAN)
Location: The airport is situated 10 miles (17km) southwest of
Manchester city centre.
Time: GMT (GMT +1 from last Sunday in March to Saturday
The Skylink system links Terminals 1, 2 and 3.
There are regular trains between the airport and Manchester
Piccadilly railway station, which has connections to destinations
throughout the UK. Buses service Manchester city centre as well as
other local towns and cities. National Express operates coach
services to cities all over the UK. All buses, coaches and trains
leave from The Station, the airport's new transport interchange
that is connected to all terminals by a covered walkway. Taxis are
available outside all terminals.
Car rental companies include Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz,
National and Sixt.
There are restaurants, shops and bars in all three terminals.
Other facilities include ATMs, bureaux de change, hairdresser and
left luggage. Disabled facilities are good; those with special
needs should inform their airline or travel agent in advance.
Short-term parking at Manchester International Airport is
charged at £2.20 for the for the first 30 minutes, £4 for an hour,
£8 for two hours, £12 for four hours and so on up to £27 per day.
Long-term parking is charged at £27 for the first day, £40 for two
days, and £10 per day thereafter. It is a good idea to book parking
in advance via the website in the peak summer season, as the car
park can be full.
Departure Tax: None.