Flights from Manchester to London

The cheapest flights from Manchester to London

Showing times and prices for 19 Aug

Cheapest

£350

Average

£433

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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11:40Manchester Airport7h15 18:55London Heathrow Airport
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£3501One-way
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08:25Manchester Airport6h05 14:30London Heathrow Airport
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£3501One-way
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10:50Manchester Airport3h00 13:50London Heathrow Airport
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£4011One-way
10:50Manchester Airport7h10 18:00London City Airport
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£4031One-way
08:25Manchester Airport9h55 18:20London City Airport
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£4751One-way

Flight schedule Manchester to London

Showing flights for tomorrow, Friday, 19 August
08:25Manchester Airport9h55 18:20London City Airport
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08:25Manchester Airport6h05 14:30London Heathrow Airport
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10:50Manchester Airport7h10 18:00London City Airport
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10:50Manchester Airport3h00 13:50London Heathrow Airport
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11:40Manchester Airport7h15 18:55London Heathrow Airport
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11:40Manchester Airport6h40 18:20London City Airport
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11:40Manchester Airport9h10 20:50London Heathrow Airport
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16:40Manchester Airport4h10 20:50London Heathrow Airport
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The fastest flights from Manchester to London

Showing times and prices for 19 Aug

Fastest Journey

3 h

Average

6 h 40 m

Flights per day

8

Distance

262 km

It's difficult to get from Manchester to London without changing at least once.

Fastest
10:50Manchester Airport3h00 13:50London Heathrow Airport
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£4011One-way
2nd Fastest
16:40Manchester Airport4h10 20:50London Heathrow Airport
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£5281One-way
08:25Manchester Airport6h05 14:30London Heathrow Airport
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£3501One-way
11:40Manchester Airport6h40 18:20London City Airport
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£4751One-way
10:50Manchester Airport7h10 18:00London City Airport
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£4041One-way

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Overview: Manchester to London flight

distanceDistance162 miles
durationAverage flight duration1 h 5 min
priceAverage plane ticket price£255 (€288)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesAer Lingus, Loganair, Sas Airways, BA Cityflyer, Lufthansa, Flybe, British Airways, Aurigny Air Services or KLM

Flights from Manchester to London cover the 162 miles long route taking on average 1 h 5 min with our travel partners like Aer Lingus, Loganair, Sas Airways, BA Cityflyer, Lufthansa, Flybe, British Airways, Aurigny Air Services or KLM. There are direct flight services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £255, you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as £185. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Airport and arrive in London Heathrow Airport.

Airlines: British Airways, Lufthansa and KLM Manchester to London

Find the best flights between Manchester and London with Omio's travel partners British Airways, Lufthansa and KLM from £185. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

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Germany's largest airline is Lufthansa. Fly to London from Manchester and book your most convinient flight ticket from Lufthansa's many ticket options including: Economy Light, Economy Classic, Economy Flex, Business Class and First Class.

Are you making plans to travel between Manchester and London? Why not take a flight with Lufthansa? Omio can show you current Lufthansa flight times, tickets, travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Manchester to London flights all in one place. On the Lufthansa flight, you can expect to travel 162 miles (261 km) to London from Manchester. If you use the Omio app to search for flights from Manchester to London, you can quickly see if the Lufthansa 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 Lufthansa flight between Manchester and 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!

    British Airways (BA) is the United Kingdom’s flag carrier airline with headquarters in London near its main hub at London Heathrow Airport (LHR). BA is the second largest UK-based airline in terms of fleet size and number of passengers carried. Known as a full-service global airline, British Airways offers year-round low fares to destinations worldwide and flies to and from centrally-located airports. Its extensive global route network includes more than 170 destinations in nearly 80 countries throughout Europe, North America, South America, Asia, Africa and Australia.

    • Average Price: £202

    KLM is the Netherlands' national carrier and offers two types of ticket for your flight from Manchester to London: Economy and Business.

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

      Flights from Manchester to London

      One of the busiest commuter domestic flights in the UK, the Manchester to London flight route is a popular alternative to the train for business travellers and tourists heading for the capital. There are frequent flights from the north-west city seven days a week, operated by the national carrier. Daily departure times to London Heathrow Airport include early morning, daytime and evening take offs so passengers can usually find a flight to suit their requirements. The journey time for the short hop south is just over an hour.

      Which airlines fly from Manchester to London?

      The UK's national carrier British Airways operates all the daily direct flights to London Heathrow from Manchester. Due to the shortness of the journey to London, indirect connections are not a practical consideration on this route.

      How long is the flight from Manchester to London?

      The 163 mile trip from Manchester to London is one of the UK's shortest domestic flights. The fastest British Airways connection is the evening departure which takes one hour to reach Heathrow, Other flights take five or ten minutes longer to complete the trip from Manchester.

      How many flights are there from Manchester to London?

      The British Airways timetable offers six daily direct flights between Manchester and London Heathrow from Sunday-Friday, with three direct services on Saturdays. The Sunday-Friday schedule includes three morning flights, including an early departure, two afternoon services and an evening option. Saturday schedules offer two morning departures and a midday flight.

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

      Departure airport: Located around ten miles south-west of the city centre, Manchester Airport is served by frequent rail links taking 20 minutes from Piccadilly Station and by 24-hour bus links to the city. There is long and short stay parking at the airport and facilities in the terminals include duty-free shopping, international restaurants, coffee shops, business lounges and free WiFi.

      Arrival airport: The world's second busiest airport, London Heathrow is located 14 miles west of central London. The station is connected to central London by Heathrow Express trains, taking 15 minutes to Paddington Station, and Underground services, taking around 40 minutes to central London. Facilities at the airport include car hire desks, designer shopping, gourmet food outlets, business amenities and free WiFi.

      Travel Tips: Manchester to London flight

      Take a flight to London 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 Manchester to London.
      FAQs
      Omio customers have found the cheapest flights from Manchester to London to cost as little as £185  in the next 7 days.
      If you are looking to purchase your plane ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Manchester to London flight to cost on average £255  one way.
      The flight distance from Manchester to London is around 162 miles.
      The flight time from Manchester to London is on average 1 h 5 min  for the 162 miles long journey, but the time it takes to go to London from Manchester by flight can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

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

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

      If you're looking for flights from Manchester to London, you can rely on Aer Lingus, Loganair, Sas Airways, BA Cityflyer, Lufthansa, Flybe, British Airways, Aurigny Air Services or KLM to get you to London. It's also good to check out all possible airlines for the Manchester to London trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
      Yes, you can look for direct flights from Manchester to London with British Airways  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct flight tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this journey.
      The first Manchester to London flight departs at 06: 00   and the last flight from Manchester to London leaves at 19: 50. Check out the most up-to-date Manchester to London flight schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
      If you buy a plane ticket from Manchester to London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £255 one way. However, we recommend booking your flight in advance to get access to the best prices. Plane tickets between Manchester and London are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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