Why BA?

Fly with British Airways and enjoy award-winning service, excellent value for money and no hidden charges:

  • Free seats selection 24hrs in advance
  • Inclusive 23kg checked baggage allowance*
  • Airport, online or mobile check-in
  • Free onboard food and bar service

*Not applicable to hand baggage only fares.

Fly to Manchester from London

Make your way north and soak in the friendly atmosphere of England's second city with British Airways. Our flights from London to Manchester deliver you direct to your destination in under an hour, so you can spend less time travelling and more time making the most of the city. Whether visiting for business or pleasure, be sure to sample what makes Manchester great; indulge in incredible shopping opportunities, try out diverse international cuisine, throw yourself into the lively Manchester music scene or catch a game at Old Trafford - home to the world famous Mancherster United Football Club.

With a choice of flights leaving every day from London Heathrow, it's never been easier to get to Manchester at a time that suits you best. Take advantage of our convenient online or mobile check-in options and relax in comfort as we whisk you up north in no time.

Flight facts from London to Manchester

Flight duration from London to Manchester

Flight duration from London to Manchester

Our convenient and regular flights from London Heathrow (LHR) arrive at Manchester Airport (MAN) in just 55 minutes, making it the easiest and fastest way to travel between the UK's two largest cities.

Flying to Manchester with British Airways

Flying to Manchester with British Airways

Our direct flights from London to Manchester leave multiple times every day, making it easy to find a flight time to suit you. Enjoy the added flexibility of free seat selection 24 hours in advance and three convenient check-in options, before relaxing in comfort for the duration of your short flight between the two cities.

Arriving in Manchester from London

Arriving in Manchester from London

Manchester Airport is well connected to local transport links with a variety of public transport options taking you to and from the airport. Onarrival, passengers can make their way to The Station, an intergrated transport hub with train services from the airport to central Manchester and numerous destinations further afield. Taxis can also be hired in the main concourse of each terminal in the arrivals building.

Useful information about Manchester

Useful information about Manchester

Get ready for your stay in Manchester with some useful facts to make your arrival stress-free.

- Local Area Code: 0161

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Travel classes

Manchester weather

Prepare for the weather before your holiday

Average seasonal temperatures°C/°F
  • Jan
  • Feb
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  • 12°Apr
  • 16°May
  • 19°Jun
  • 20°Jul
  • 20°Aug
  • 17°Sep
  • 14°Oct
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Average monthly rainfall (mm)
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  • 61
  • 51
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  • 67
  • 54
  • 79
  • 74
  • 77
  • 78
  • 78
Average daily sunshine (hours)
  • 1
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  • 6
  • 6
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  • 2
  • 1


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