Flights from London to Manchester

The cheapest flights from London to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 04 Jul

Cheapest

£412

Average

£557

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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08:55London City Airport7h15 16:10Manchester Airport
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£4121One-way
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06:45London Heathrow Airport1h05 07:50Manchester Airport
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£4811One-way
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21:30London Heathrow Airport1h10 22:40Manchester Airport
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£4811One-way
09:55London Gatwick Airport1h10 11:05Manchester Airport
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£4841One-way
10:25London Heathrow Airport5h00 15:25Manchester Airport
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£5311One-way

Flight schedule London to Manchester

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06:45London Heathrow Airport1h05 07:50Manchester Airport
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07:05London Heathrow Airport4h20 11:25Manchester Airport
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07:25London Heathrow Airport8h40 16:05Manchester Airport
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08:55London City Airport7h10 16:05Manchester Airport
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08:55London City Airport7h15 16:10Manchester Airport
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09:55London Gatwick Airport1h10 11:05Manchester Airport
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10:25London Heathrow Airport5h00 15:25Manchester Airport
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10:35London Heathrow Airport8h40 19:15Manchester Airport
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21:30London Heathrow Airport1h10 22:40Manchester Airport
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The fastest flights from London to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 04 Jul

Fastest Journey

1 h 5 m

Average

4 h 56 m

Flights per day

9

Distance

262 km

Of the 9 flights that leave London for Manchester every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
06:45London Heathrow Airport1h05 07:50Manchester Airport
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£4811One-way
2nd Fastest
21:30London Heathrow Airport1h10 22:40Manchester Airport
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£4811One-way
2nd Fastest
09:55London Gatwick Airport1h10 11:05Manchester Airport
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£4841One-way
07:05London Heathrow Airport4h20 11:25Manchester Airport
1 change
£7321One-way
10:25London Heathrow Airport5h00 15:25Manchester Airport
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£5311One-way

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Overview: London to Manchester flight

distanceDistance162 miles (261 km)
durationAverage flight duration1 h
priceAverage plane ticket price£344 (€382)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesTAP Portugal, Aer Lingus, Air France, Flybe, PGA-Portugalia Airlines, Aurigny Air Services, Sas Airways, KLM, British Airways, Finnair, BA Cityflyer, Swiss, Lufthansa or Iberia Express

Flights from London to Manchester cover the 162 miles (261 km) long route taking on average 1 h with our travel partners like TAP Portugal, Aer Lingus, Air France, Flybe, PGA-Portugalia Airlines, Aurigny Air Services, Sas Airways, KLM, British Airways, Finnair, BA Cityflyer, Swiss, Lufthansa or Iberia Express. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this route for as low as £243, but the average price of plane tickets is £344. Travellers depart most frequently from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Manchester Airport.

Airlines: Air France, SWISS and Iberia Express London to Manchester

Air France, SWISS and Iberia Express flights will get you between London and Manchester from £243. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best flight times and tickets for your trip.

Air France
Iberia Express
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Air France is France's leading airline offering flights within and outside Europe; you can choose different ticket types for your flight to Manchester from London including: Economy Light, Economy Standard, Economy Flex, Premium Economy and Business.

Save time and money by searching for and booking your Air France flight between London and Manchester online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest Air France flight between London and Manchester, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current Air France flight timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 162 miles (261 km) journey to Manchester from London as well as ticket information for the flight (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap plane ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for flights to Manchester from London, you can check straight away if the Air France ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the airport. Buy your official Air France London to Manchester plane tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

    Are you making plans to travel to Manchester from London? Why not take a flight with Iberia Express? Omio can show you current Iberia Express flight times, tickets, travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on London to Manchester flights all in one place. On the Iberia Express flight, you can expect to travel 162 miles (261 km) to Manchester from London. If you use the Omio app to search for flights to Manchester from London, you can quickly see if the Iberia Express ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a flight. Once you have found your perfect one-way Iberia Express flight to Manchester from London, book your cheap plane tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

      Swiss is Switzerland’s leading airline and offers Economy and Business ticket fares for your next flight between London and Manchester.

      Looking for flights to Manchester from London? SWISS is one of the best companies to travel with on the 162 miles (261 km) trip between London and Manchester. As an official travel partner of SWISS, Omio quickly shows you the latest SWISS flight timetables, tickets and offers (such as luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest London to Manchester routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable SWISS plane tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for flights between London and Manchester, you can quickly see if the SWISS ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a flight. Once you’re ready, book your London - Manchester flight now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with SWISS!

        Flights from London to Manchester

        With Manchester becoming an increasingly important business hub in the UK, there is plenty of demand for fast flights to the north-west from the capital. Business travellers and tourists can take frequent direct flights from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester seven days a week. Flights are provided by the national carrier, with daily take-off times including morning, afternoon and evening options. Flight times on the short hop north to Manchester are just over an hour.

        Which airlines fly from London to Manchester?

        British Airways, the UK's national airline, provides all the daily direct flights to Manchester from London Heathrow. Given the short distance for this UK domestic flight to Manchester and the frequency of the direct services, it is not practical to book indirect connections on this route.

        How long is the flight from London to Manchester?

        At just 163 miles, the journey north-west from London Heathrow to Manchester is one of the UK's shortest internal connections. The fastest flights from London to Manchester are the British Airways morning and evening departures, taking one hour to cover the route. Most BA flights take five or ten minutes longer to complete the trip from Heathrow to Manchester.

        How many flights are there from London to Manchester?

        The British Airways schedule provides six daily direct flights between London Heathrow and Manchester from Tuesday-Thursday, seven on Fridays, five on Sundays and Mondays and four on Saturdays. Departure times to Manchester always include morning, afternoon and evening flight options.

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

        Departure airport: Passengers will depart from London Heathrow. Europe's busiest airport, London Heathrow is about 14 miles west of central London, with rail connections available on the Underground, taking about 40 minutes to reach the terminals, and by Heathrow Express trains, taking 15 minutes from Paddington Station. The airport has long and short stay parking, numerous duty-free shops, food supermarkets, business lounges, and free WiFi.

        Arrival airport: Passengers will arrive at Manchester Airport. Located about ten miles south-west of the city centre, Manchester Airport has public transport links on 24-hour bus services and its own rail station with trains taking about 20 minutes to reach central Manchester. Facilities in the airport terminals include car hire desks, fast food outlets, a pub, bakery, coffee shops, business amenities, and free WiFi.

        Travel Tips: London to Manchester flight

        Take a flight to Manchester easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Manchester.
        FAQs
        Omio customers have found the cheapest flights from London to Manchester to cost as little as £243  in the next 7 days.
        If you’re looking to buy tickets for this route in the next 7 days, you’ll find that London to Manchester flight prices are on average £344  one way.
        The London to Manchester flight distance is approximately 162 miles (261 km).
        On average the London to Manchester flight time is 1 h  covering the 162 miles (261 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

        Omio customers travelling this route book their cheap flights from London Heathrow Airport   to Manchester Airport   most frequently.

        Passengers board their flight most frequently from London Heathrow Airport, which is located around 17.1 miles (27.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the plane at Manchester Airport, located 9.5 miles (15.3 km) away from the city centre. You can check for taxi services, public transportation options or airport shuttle services available from Manchester Airport to take you to the city centre of Manchester.

        If you're looking for flights from London to Manchester, you can rely on TAP Portugal, Aer Lingus, Air France, Flybe, PGA-Portugalia Airlines, Aurigny Air Services, Sas Airways, KLM, British Airways, Finnair, BA Cityflyer, Swiss, Lufthansa or Iberia Express to get you to Manchester. It's also good to check out all possible airlines for the London to Manchester trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
        If you’re looking for a direct flight from London to Manchester, consider travelling with British Airways. Non-stop flight services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your plane tickets.
        The first flight from London to Manchester leaves at 05: 45   and the last flight for this leaves at 21: 05. Omio shows you the latest flight from London to Manchester schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
        You can find a flight from London to Manchester to cost on average £344 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying plane tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the London to Manchester flight generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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