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Mon
May 27
$60Virgin Trains
$18National Express
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Tue
May 28
$204Virgin Trains
$16National Express
$230TAM Airlines
Wed
May 29
$125Virgin Trains
$14National Express
$251TAM Airlines
Thu
May 30
$98Virgin Trains
$14National Express
$298TAM Airlines
Fri
May 31
$71Virgin Trains
$16National Express
$108BA Cityflyer
Sat
Jun 1
$40Virgin Trains
$16National Express
$213British Airways
Sun
Jun 2
$40Virgin Trains
$16National Express
$165British Airways
Mon
Jun 3
$98Virgin Trains
$14National Express
$178TAM Airlines
Tue
Jun 4
$98Virgin Trains
$8National Express
$165British Airways
Wed
Jun 5
$98Virgin Trains
$8National Express
$131British Airways
Thu
Jun 6
$98Virgin Trains
$12National Express
$131British Airways
Fri
Jun 7
$52Virgin Trains
$12National Express
$96British Airways
Sat
Jun 8
$33Virgin Trains
$8National Express
$131British Airways
Sun
Jun 9
$56Virgin Trains
$10National Express
$131British Airways
Mon
Jun 10
$98Virgin Trains
$10National Express
$163TAM Airlines
Tue
Jun 11
$98Virgin Trains
$10National Express
$115TAM Airlines
Wed
Jun 12
$98Virgin Trains
$8National Express
$96British Airways
Thu
Jun 13
$98Virgin Trains
$9National Express
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Fri
Jun 14
$47Virgin Trains
$8National Express
$96British Airways
Sat
Jun 15
$33Virgin Trains
$8National Express
$165British Airways
Sun
Jun 16
$40Virgin Trains
$10National Express
$131British Airways

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Journey Summary

London to Manchester Flight Information

Avg. Flight Duration:
3 hours 37 minutes
Flight Price: $147
Flights Depart from:London
Flights arrive in:Manchester
Distance:262 km
FlightAirlines:TAM Airlines, Aurigny Air Services, BA Cityflyer, KLM, British Airways

London to Manchester Flights: An Overview

There are frequent daily direct flights from London to Manchester, which take just over an hour to complete the 260 km journey. Travelers can choose from eight connections from London Heathrow to Manchester on weekdays and slightly fewer at weekends. During the working week, options range from early morning departures to late evening flights.

Which airlines fly from London to Manchester?

The national carrier British Airways provides daily direct London to Manchester flights. In some cases, where British Airways flights connect with international departures from Manchester Airport, this service operates as part of a code share service with a partner airline. In addition, budget carrier Ryanair offers indirect connections from London Luton or London Stansted via Dublin.

How long is the flight from London to Manchester?

British Airways schedules provide London to Manchester flights taking around an hour and five minutes for the direct route. The last departure in the evening is about five minutes quicker. Indirect connections via Dublin take around three-hours of flight time to arrive at Manchester.

How many flights are there from London to Manchester?

Weekday timetables offer eight daily departures from Heathrow to Manchester, with flights roughly every two hours throughout the day. The first service is an early morning departure and the final connection leaves London in the late evening. The British Airways Saturday schedule omits the early morning service, while on Sundays there are five direct connections.

What are the departure and arrival airports for flights from London to Manchester?

Departure airport: Heathrow Airport is located 23 km west of central London, connected by regular Underground trains, taking around 40 minutes, and by the Heathrow Express rail service, taking 15 minutes from London Paddington. Free Wifi is available at the terminals along with a huge range of shopping, refreshment, entertainment and dining options.

Arrival airport: Manchester Airport is situated around 10 km south-west of the city center. Mainline rail services taking 15 minutes stop at the airport 24/7, and local bus services also provide regular connections to central Manchester. The terminals offer Wifi and a wide range of shops and restaurants for travelers. The airport has long stay and short stay parking available.

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Best fares for flights from London to Manchester

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Fri, May 31
Flight
BA Cityflyer
19:001h20:00
LondonManchester
Sat, Jun 1
Flight
British Airways
06:551h07:55
LondonManchester
Fastest Flights from London to Manchester by duration
Fri, May 31
Flight
BA Cityflyer
19:001h20:00
LondonManchester
Sat, Jun 1
Flight
British Airways
06:551h07:55
LondonManchester
Sun, Jun 2
Flight
British Airways
06:551h07:55
LondonManchester
Return Flights from Manchester to London
Wed, May 29
Flight
British Airways
19:001h20:00
ManchesterLondon
Thu, May 30
Flight
British Airways
07:401h 10m08:50
ManchesterLondon
Fri, May 31
Flight
British Airways
19:101h20:10
ManchesterLondon
Stations
Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
London
FlightLondon-City

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Refreshments
Wifi
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the airport and what is the best way to get there?
Public transportation is available through the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) which connects the airport to the London Underground.
FlightLondon-Gatwick

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Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the airport and what is the best way to get there?
Circle line (Underground) connects Tower Hill Station, which is 5 minutes from Fenchurch Street Station walking, and Victoria Station, where Gatwick Express departs and arrives.
FlightLondon-Heathrow

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Refreshments
Wifi
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the airport and what is the best way to get there?
The city of London and Heathrow airport are connected by the National Express bus company. Buses depart every hour from London Victoria Coach Station. Alternatively, Transport for London connects many London stations with Heathrow airport.
FlightLondon-Luton

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Refreshments
Wifi
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the airport and what is the best way to get there?
Metropolitan line (Underground) connects Aldgate Station, which is 5 minutes from Fenchurch Street Station walking, with King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station. East Midlands Trains connects St. Pancras Station and Luton Station.
FlightLondon-Stansted

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Refreshments
Wifi
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the airport and what is the best way to get there?
The city of London and Stansted airport are connected by the Stansted Express bus. It departs every 15 minutes from London Liverpool Street station. Alternatively, Transport for London connects many London stations with Stansted airport.

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