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Overview: Manchester to London flight

distanceDistance162 miles (261 km)
durationAverage flight duration1 h
priceAverage plane ticket price£124 (€143)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesFlybe, British Airways or BA Cityflyer

Flights from Manchester to London cover the 162 miles (261 km) long journey taking on average 1 h with our travel partners like Flybe, British Airways or BA Cityflyer. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this journey for as low as £71, but the average price of plane tickets is £124. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Airport and arrive in London Heathrow Airport.

Airlines: British Airways Manchester – London

Travel to London from Manchester from £71 with Omio’s flight partners British Airways! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

British Airways

British Airways (BA) is the flag carrier airline of the United Kingdom with its headquarters in London near its main hub at London Heathrow Airport (LHR). Known as a full-service global airline, BA offers low fares year-round to destinations around the globe 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. BA is also the second largest airline based in the UK in terms of its fleet size and number of passengers carried.

  • Average Price: £71

British Airways 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your flight from Manchester to London are the following:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • Refund or voucher policy
  • Change fees waived for booking made up to July 31, 2020 (traveling by December 31, 2020). Cancel your bookings for travel from now until July 31, 2020 and receive a voucher to travel by April 30, 2022.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

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.

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FAQs

How much do cheap plane tickets between Manchester and London cost?

Omio customers have found the cheapest flights between Manchester and London to cost as little as £71  in the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a plane ticket from Manchester to London on average?

In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a plane ticket from Manchester to London is £124  one way.

What is the distance between Manchester and London by flight?

The flight distance from Manchester to London is around 162 miles (261 km).

How long is the flight to London from Manchester?

The flight time to London from Manchester is on average 1 h  for the 162 miles (261 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Manchester to London by flight can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

Which airport for the flight from Manchester to London do I fly out of? Which London airport from Manchester do I arrive in?

Omio customers most frequently book their flights from Manchester Airport   to London Heathrow Airport.

Where is the Manchester airport located? Where is the London airport located?

The most popular departure airport with passengers for this journey, called Manchester Airport, is located 8.2 miles (13.2 km) from the city centre of Manchester.

The most popular arrival airport, London Heathrow Airport, is located 14.3 miles (23 km) away from the city centre of London. You can check what public transportation connections, taxi services or airport shuttle service options are available to take you from London Heathrow Airport to the city centre in London.

Which airlines can take me from Manchester to London?

Take the Manchester to London flight with Flybe, British Airways or BA Cityflyer. However, it's always good to check out all possible airlines for the route to London from Manchester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When is the earliest flight from Manchester to London? When is the last flight from Manchester to London?

If you prefer early morning flights from Manchester to London, the first flight leaves at 06: 15. If you prefer late night flights from Manchester to London, the last flight of the day leaves at 19: 30. Omio shows you the latest flight from Manchester to London timetable to help you book the best departure time for this journey.

How early should I purchase Manchester to London plane tickets to get the best deals?

You can find a flight from Manchester to London to cost on average £124 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 route. You’ll see tickets for the Manchester to London flight generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.