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Today
40 flights from £401
Tomorrow
112 flights from £245
Fri, Aug 30
66 flights from £89
This trip lasts less four hours. That's two Hollywood blockbusters!
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Sun
Aug 25
£45Virgin Trains
£29National Express
£401KLM
Mon
Aug 26
£42Virgin Trains
£19National Express
£245British Airways
Tue
Aug 27
£163Virgin Trains
£19National Express
£245British Airways
Wed
Aug 28
£151Virgin Trains
£14National Express
£291Aurigny Air Services
Thu
Aug 29
£151Virgin Trains
£13National Express
£121Sas Airways
Fri
Aug 30
£48Virgin Trains
£11National Express
£89BA Cityflyer
Sat
Aug 31
£37Virgin Trains
£11National Express
£251KLM
Sun
Sep 1
£35Virgin Trains
£11National Express
£200Sas Airways
Mon
Sep 2
£51Virgin Trains
£9National Express
£93Iberia Express
Tue
Sep 3
£51Virgin Trains
£7National Express
£107British Airways
Wed
Sep 4
£51Virgin Trains
£7National Express
£107British Airways
Thu
Sep 5
£34Virgin Trains
£8National Express
£95Iberia Express
Fri
Sep 6
£48Virgin Trains
£7National Express
£79British Airways
Sat
Sep 7
£31Virgin Trains
£7National Express
£137Air France
Sun
Sep 8
£35Virgin Trains
£7National Express
£125Iberia Express
Mon
Sep 9
£51Virgin Trains
£7National Express
£148KLM
Tue
Sep 10
£51Virgin Trains
£8National Express
£180KLM
Wed
Sep 11
£34Virgin Trains
£7National Express
£165KLM
Thu
Sep 12
£51Virgin Trains
£7National Express
£192Aer Lingus
Fri
Sep 13
£37Virgin Trains
£7National Express
£89BA Cityflyer
Sat
Sep 14
£31Virgin Trains
£7National Express
£154Air France
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Journey Summary

London to Manchester Flight Information

Avg. Flight Duration:
4 hours 24 minutes
Flight Price: £114
Flights Depart from:London
Flights arrive in:Manchester
Distance:262 km
FlightAirlines:Aurigny Air Services, Iberia Express, Aer Lingus, BA Cityflyer, KLM, Air France, British Airways, Sas Airways

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.

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Public transportation is available through the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) which connects the airport to the London Underground.
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