Manchester to London flights

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Overview: Manchester to London flight

distanceDistance162 miles
durationAverage flight duration1 h
priceAverage plane ticket price£187 (€207)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesBritish Airways, Cityflyer (British Airways 2), Azul or KLM

Flights from Manchester to London cover the 162 miles long journey taking on average 1 h with our travel partners like British Airways, Cityflyer (British Airways 2), Azul or KLM. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this trip for as low as £58, but the average price of plane tickets is £187. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Airport and arrive in London Gatwick Airport.

Cheap flights tickets from Manchester to London

Showing times and prices for 15 Jul

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap flight ticket from Manchester to London is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
British Airways
08:001h10
Manchester Airport (MAN)
09:10London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
£811One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
British Airways
19:401h00
Manchester Airport (MAN)
20:40London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
£811One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
British Airways
16:501h00
Manchester Airport (MAN)
17:50London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
£1721One-way
0 changes
British Airways
08:551h10
Manchester Airport (MAN)
10:05London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
£2191One-way
0 changes
British Airways
07:001h10
Manchester Airport (MAN)
08:10London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
£2191One-way
0 changes

Flight scheduleManchester to London

Showing flights for tomorrow, Monday, 15 July
British Airways
07:001h10
Manchester Airport (MAN)
08:10London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
0 changes
British Airways
08:001h10
Manchester Airport (MAN)
09:10London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
0 changes
British Airways
08:551h10
Manchester Airport (MAN)
10:05London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
0 changes
British Airways
11:101h10
Manchester Airport (MAN)
12:20London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
0 changes
Loganair
12:256h30
Manchester Airport (MAN)
18:55London City Airport (LCY)
1 change
British Airways
16:501h00
Manchester Airport (MAN)
17:50London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
0 changes
British Airways
19:401h00
Manchester Airport (MAN)
20:40London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
0 changes

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Flight times from Manchester to London

Showing times and prices for 15 Jul

Fastest Journey

1 h

Average

1 h 52 m

Flights per day

7

Distance

262 km

Of the 7 flights that leave Manchester for London every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
British Airways
16:501h00
Manchester Airport (MAN)
17:50London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
£1721One-way
0 changes
Fastest
British Airways
19:401h00
Manchester Airport (MAN)
20:40London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
£811One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
British Airways
08:001h10
Manchester Airport (MAN)
09:10London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
£811One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
British Airways
08:551h10
Manchester Airport (MAN)
10:05London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
£2191One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
British Airways
07:001h10
Manchester Airport (MAN)
08:10London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
£2191One-way
0 changes

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Airlines: British Airways, Cityflyer (British Airways 2) and Azul Manchester to London

Buy your official British Airways, Cityflyer (British Airways 2) and Azul flight tickets to London from Manchester from £64 with Omio. Find flight times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.

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.

Flight information from Manchester to London with British Airways:

  • Average Duration: 1 h
  • Cheapest Price: £64

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.

FAQs: Manchester to London flights

FAQs: Take a flight from Manchester to London hassle-free. 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
Cheap plane tickets from Manchester to London can start from as little as £58 when you book in advance. The average flight ticket price for Manchester to London is £187; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by plane from Manchester to London is 1 h   to travel the 162 mile long journey. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner to search for a specific date.
The first flight from Manchester to London leaves at 06: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last flight from Manchester to London leaves at 20: 45.
For the best Manchester to London flight to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with British Airways, Cityflyer (British Airways 2), Azul or KLM. However, it's always good to check all possible airlines with services between Manchester and London to compare what amenities they may offer.

Flights from Manchester to London generally leave from Manchester Airport and arrive in London Gatwick Airport.

Manchester Airport is 15.3 km away from Manchester city centre and London Gatwick Airport is 46.6 km from London city centre.

The cheapest month for a flight from Manchester to London is September.
You have options as you can travel between Manchester and London 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.
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