Located just minutes to the north east of Castletown and south of island capital Douglas, Ronaldsway Airport is served by a wide choice of flight services from the mainland. Flights to the Isle of Man are the quickest and often the cheapest way of reaching the island. Some flights departing from North West Airports can be as quick as 30 minutes.
Flights to the Isle of Man
Great value flights to the Isle of Man depart regularly from mainland UK and Irish airports including from Manchester, Dublin, London City, Liverpool, London Gatwick, Newcastle, Gloucester (M5), Birmingham, Bristol, Blackpool, London Luton and Norwich. Budget airlines including Isle of Man based Citywing are amongst the charter flight providers, making flights to the Isle of Man great value.
Ample airport parking at Isle of Man Airport is available for long and short stays. Parking tickets are issued to you as you enter the car park and fees are paid as you exit either via machines in the terminal building or in car parks. Short stay parking at Isle of Man Airport is free, and competitively priced for parking beyond the free 30 minute drop off or pick up time.
Bus & Taxi Services
Bus services depart daily to key destinations on the island from just outside the airport terminal building. Bus stops 1 and 2 offer daily bus services to Isle of Man capital Douglas, Santon, Ballasalla, Castletown and Port Erin. Additional services operate from Monday to Saturday (Bus Service 8) between Peel, Foxdale and Port Erin. All times and bus stop details are available on the Isle of Man’s official Public Transport website. A taxi rank is also located adjacent to the terminal building entrance.
All essential facilities are provided at Isle of Man Airport. The terminal building’s main hall has an information desk with tourist information and a flight reservation and ticketing service available. A choice of banking facilities are at nearby Castletown and Ballasalla, and within the terminal building you’ll find a cash dispenser in the main entrance area providing both English and Manx currency.
Free WiFi internet access is throughout the departure lounge and dining buffet areas, and additional facilities including public telephones, an airport meeting room, a cafe/ self-service restaurant, bar, shop and parent/ baby rooms are on the ground floor of the main terminal. Left luggage facilities are also available in the check-in area and you’ll find a viewing area open to all visitors on the first floor offering panoramic views of arrivals and departures, as well as good views of aircraft.
Car hire companies at Isle of Man Airport are available on-site or via contact telephone numbers. Car hire firms with offices at the Airport include Athol Car Hire. Other options include Isle of Man Rent a Car and Mylchreests Car Rental, both agents for well known global car hire companies.