Manchester Airport Tourist Information

Manchester Airport

Manchester Airport sits just south of Manchester city centre, within easy reach of main motorway links including the M60 and M56. An award-winning airport with three terminal buildings and a wide choice of airport parking options, Manchester Airport features extensive retail, leisure and business facilities across all three of its Terminal Buildings.

Facilities at Manchester Airport

Each of the three terminal buildings is well equipped with its own adjacent parking facilities, tax free shopping, free WiFi, food and drink options and extensive business facilities. The three terminal buildings are all inter-connected with most domestic flights departing from Terminal 3 where you’ll find high profile Airlines such as British Airways. Clear signposting to each Terminal building is off the M56 on approach.

Parking at Manchester Airport

An exceptional choice of parking options are available around each of the Three Terminal buildings. Pre-book parking via the Airport’s website for the best deals. Airport parking options include a selection of off site providers offering great deals on airport parking for longer holiday periods of 1 to 2 weeks. Inclusive of 24 hour on-site assistance, these car parks are located around 1 mile from terminal buildings (dependent on which terminal). Transfer time is around 5 to 10 minutes for Terminal 1 and 10 minutes for Terminal 3.

Long stay parking options close to the terminal buildings with 24 hour bus transfer service is also widely available around 5 minutes from terminal buildings. You can just turn up, or pre-book long-stay parking for the best deals. Long Stay car parks are around 0.6 miles from terminal buildings and these operate via barrier entry – take a token from the slot.

Multi storey short stay parking is pre-bookable for extra savings, or just turn up. These parking facilities are the closest to the terminal buildings and just a few minutes’ stroll from check-in/ arrivals. Multi storey parking is also via barrier entry with a token and slot system. Pick up and drop off space is either directly adjacent to departures, or if you need longer to say goodbye or pick up, park for up to 30 minutes for a great value price at multi-storey car parks adjacent to terminal buildings.

Concorde Conference Park – Manchester Airport

Located at the Runway Visitor Park at Manchester Airport are a selection of fantastic conference and wedding facilities, and aircraft tours including a tour of concorde! A Nimrod, a DC-10 and a Trident are also on-site and the park features a picnic area, aviation shop and visitor centre.

A great option for product launches, conferences and events, The Concorde Conference Centre at Runway Visitor Park is ideal for a product launch, meeting or exhibition. Choose from a wide range of hotels and B&Bs around the airport. Free parking is on-site and Conference capacity is 750. A range of catering packages are available on request.

Manchester Airport Hotels & Accommodation

Browse and compare prices on a wide choice of Manchester Airport hotels and guest houses here on iknow. Stylish guest house accommodation features in nearby Wilmslow or opt for luxury contemporary apartments around Cheadle and Didsbury. Manchester Airport sits directly adjacent to motorway links putting it within easy reach of Manchester city centre and Greater Manchester accommodation.

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