Manchester airport (MAN)

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Manchester Airport, opened on June 25, 1938, is one of the busiest in the United Kingdom. It operates with domestic flights and international destinations in all of Europe, the Caribbean, Africa, Asia, North America and the Middle East.

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Number of Terminals - 3 - Terminals 1, 2 (regional and international flights) and 3 (domestic and low-cost flights), open 24 hours a day and connected through moving walkways.
Annual passenger traffic: Around 27.8 million passengers went through it in 2017.
Tel: +44 808 169 7030. You can find information desks in all terminals.


The airport is located 17 km (10 miles) to the south of Manchester.

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The car rental center is linked to the terminals through free shuttle buses every 10 minutes.

Avis/Budget (Tel +44 844 544 6002 - 6:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Enterprise/National/Alamo (Tel +44 371 384 3414 - 5:00 am to 0:00 am)
Europcar (Tel +44 161 436 2200 - 24 hours a day)
Hertz (Tel +44 870 844 8844 - 6:30 am to 0:00 am)
Sixt (Tel +44 844 576 0541 - 7:00 am to 11:45 pm)


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There is a wide offer of secure parking for short and long stays, and valet parking services in front of the three terminals (some of them with the added benefit of a Fast Track through security). Reservations and rates

Multi Storey - Covered and outdoor spaces in multi-storey car parks next to the terminals, ideal for short stays.
Long Stay - Two areas with free shuttle service 24 hours a day, every 10 minutes.
JetParks - Available only by pre-booking, ideal for stays of 1 to 2 weeks. Connected to the terminals through courtesy buses every 10 min. At JetParks Plus you can cancel your reservation up to 6 hours before your flight.


Passengers requiring special assistance or wheelchairs should notify their airline or travel agency about their needs at the moment of their booking or at least 48 hours in advance. Reserved spaces are available in all car parks, as well as adapted telephones and toilets, induction loops, vehicles for people transfer, ramps and lifts. Transportation systems inside and outside the airport are accessible for people with reduced mobility.