Manchester Airport Car Park → SAVE on all MAN Airport car parks (2023)

Parking services available in Manchester

One of the UK's busiest airports, Manchester Airport serves a wide range of travelers from business travelers to leisure travelers, so parking in Manchester can be a bit hectic without SkyParkSecure by your side. But no matter why you're flying, we can offer you a wide variety of parking spaces to suit your needs.

Park and Ride at Manchester Airport

Manchester Airport Car Park → SAVE on all MAN Airport car parks (1)

Usually the most economical parking package, just park your car in one of the secure car parks and hop on one of the many...

Read more

Parking at Manchester Airport

Manchester Airport Car Park → SAVE on all MAN Airport car parks (2)

If you want to get really close to Manchester Airport, then these are the car parks for you! Park your car at the airport terminal site and walk straight in - no mess!...

Read more

Manchester Airport Meet and Greet car park

Manchester Airport Car Park → SAVE on all MAN Airport car parks (3)

(Video) Балагов / Kantemir Balagov's big interview (English subs)

Let someone else do the hard work of finding a parking spot with this valet option. Simply arrive at Manchester Airport Terminal and leave your car with a fully insured driver who will park the car for you....

Read more

How to get to Manchester Airport

All three Manchester Airport terminals are easily accessible from Junction 5 of the M56.

From the north

Join the M61 with the M6 ​​and then join the M60. Leave the M60 at junction 5 onto the M56.

s too

Join the M56 at junction 19 of the M6.

S istoka

Leave the M60 at junction 1 onto the M56.

Sa Zapada

Join the M56 and exit at junction 5 or join the M56 from the M6 ​​at junction 19 or 20.

Satellite navigation information

Zip code:M90 1QX
Width:N53:21:14 (53.361881) Longitude: W002:16:30 (-2.270840)

Route from your location

Train to Manchester Airport

MAN train station can be reached from Manchester Piccadilly - and vice versa - in around 20 minutes. Services run every 10 minutes to and from MAN Airport, so connections to central Manchester are easy.

After arriving at the MAN airport train station, the MAN departure terminals are a 10-minute walk away.

Tram to Manchester Airport

The Manchester Metrolink tram takes approximately 35 minutes from Manchester city center via Cornbrook station to MAN Airport. To enter the Metrolink tram, you must buy a ticket in advance on the platform.

Bus to Manchester Airport

There are several regular bus services from the local areas and beyond to the MAN bus station at the airport. As with passengers arriving by train or tram, Manchester Airport Station is the drop-off point for all coach passengers, and from there it's a 10-minute walk to the airport. In some cases, services run every 20 minutes. You can check the timetable here.

Find train schedules and plan your trippublic transport travel planner

Official short stay car park at Manchester Airport

Manchester Airport's multi-storey car parks are ideal for short stays. Manchester Airport has three multi-storey car parks, one in each terminal, saving significant time on arrival and departure. Although each airport terminal is assigned a level, they are fairly suitable for all terminals.

All three airport multi-storey car parks received the so-calledMark's Park Award, offer secure parking and benefit from regular patrols and CCTV surveillance.

Short-term parking - Terminal 1
Short-term parking - Terminal 2
Short-term parking - Terminal 3

Manchester Airport official long term car park

For long-term parking, Manchester Airport offers two long-term car parks, both of which have received the Park Mark award and offer secure parking.

Although they are within walking distance of the connected terminals, the transfer bus runs every 10 minutes and takes only five minutes.

Manchester Airport Terminal 2 Long Term Car Park

Official Manchester Airport Park and Ride

Park &​​​​​​Ride is usually the cheapest option for car parking at Manchester Airport. Simply park your car in the car park of your choice and catch a regular bus to your terminal.

JetParks is Manchester Airport's official Park & ​​Ride service and there are four JetParks at the airport.

JetParks 1 and JetParks 2 are closest to Terminals 1 and 2 and can be reached by bus in 5-10 minutes, while JetParks 3 is closest to Terminal 3 and takes 10-15 minutes. The newest Park & ​​Ride option is the JetParks Ringway which is just around the corner on Shadowmoss Road.

All JetParks car parks offer secure airport parking and are each awarded the Park Mark award.

The parking lots are monitored 24 hours a day and are protected by video surveillance, barriers and fences. They also comply with the DDA (Disability Discrimination Act) and disabled users can park in the appropriate spaces. Free wheelchair accessible buses are also available.

JetParks 1 Park & ​​Ride Manchester
JetParks 2 Park and Ride in Manchester
JetParks 3 Park and Ride in Manchester
Park and ride on the JetParks Ringway

SkyParkSecure Price Check Promise

An added benefit of booking Manchester Airport parking through is that you will always pay the lowest price. We guarantee a lower price than our competition thanks to our price check promise.


  1. The price check promise only applies to airport parking products.
  2. The product being compared must be exactly the same as the product purchased from SkyParkSecure.
  3. You must register within 24 hours of making and paying for your reservation via SkyParkSecure.
  4. Successful claims will only be paid after the originally booked return date.
  5. By canceling your reservation, you cancel your right to claim under this guarantee.

Price comparison does not include:

  1. The prices of other suppliers depend on the purchase of other products.
  2. Prices that are part of a customer, member or loyalty program.
  3. Prices that are part of the discount program for employees.
  4. Prices that are part of other discounts or special offers.

Manchester Duty Free port of call

Free customs policy:

You can bring some goods from abroad without paying tax or duty in the UK as long as they are for your own personal use.

If you are coming:

Duty free shops at Manchester Airport

Duty free is available on fragrances, make-up products, skin care products, tanning and sun protection products, sunglasses, wines and spirits, technology.

Top tips and tricks for Duty Free Manchester Airport

1. Browse and book online - MAN Airport has a specialDuty free stranica

Your order will be waiting for collection at the store you reserved, e.g. Dixons or World Duty Free after protection.

2. It is cheaper to buy things that are not for travel

If you're traveling within the EU or UK and don't want to take your pre-purchased items with you, simply use the return collection service. This can be done by choosing a collection service on return or even by talking to an employee at the duty free shop checkout.

3. Order the delivery of duty-free products

If you buy from Dixons Travel, your purchase can be delivered to your home address when you return. Again, an ideal option if you want to take advantage of great prices but don't need a new purchase to take with you on the go.

Restaurants at Manchester Airport

Looking for places to eat at Manchester Airport? We've compiled a tasty list for you to consider.

MAN airport restaurants at Terminal 1

A grain store

Open from 6:00 a.m. to 4:00 a.m. the next day. Tables for 6 or more people can be reserved in advance by calling 0161 489 3416.

A favorite among many is the "Protein Power Breakfast", which is essentially an all-day breakfast without toast.

Table booths are equipped with sound capsules where you can pick up your music. In addition, all major sporting events are shown live.

food menu
Breakfast menu
Children's menu
Drinks menu


Opening times are based on the first and last departing flight from Manchester Airport.

The tables are equipped with sockets, so you can charge these devices while you eat, drink and watch the planes fly by.

An all-day breakfast here costs £7.45. For those wanting a bit of north Manchester, there's also the option of mashed avo on toast.

Breakfast menu
Main menu
Drinks menu

Kawa Balzara

Opening times again depend on the first and last departing flight from Manchester Airport.

Unfortunately, there's no all-day breakfast here, instead there's the option of a protein omelette (£7.85) for those wanting that rich protein hit.

Breakfast menu
Main menu
Children's menu
Drinks menu

Frequently asked questions

Below you will find the most frequently asked questions. If there's anything else you're interested in, here you gocontact usdirectly.

How much is parking at Manchester Airport?

Prices can change daily, so it's always best to get a quote to find out the exact prices for parking at Manchester Airport. Our prices are up to 70% cheaper than the exit price, so you'll make big savings if you book in advance. You also have peace of mind that the place is reserved for you.

What is the best car park at Manchester Airport?

You can choose from all available car parks at Manchester Airport by entering your dates in the quote form. You can view independent car park reviews, collected from real customers by the Reevoo independent review service, so you can get a clearer picture of car parks before booking.

Is there free parking at Manchester Airport?

If you are dropping someone off at the airport, you can do so for freefree pivot. The free station is on Thorley Lane, next to JetParks 1 and is clearly signposted from the M56. From there, passengers will be able to take a free and frequent shuttle bus to their terminal.

If you wish to drop off passengers directly in front of their terminal or station, a fee will be charged. The fee for this is £3 for five minutes and £4 for 10 minutes. Special arrangements applyBlue badge holders, local residents and private hire operators.

If you pick someone up at the airport, please park in the arrivals car park (Terminal 1 and Terminal 3) or in the multi-storey car park (all terminals).

Can you leave your car at Manchester Airport?

Yes you can. We offer several parking lots that are a few minutes away from the terminal, so you won't have to drive far. Depending on the terminal, options include multi-storey car parks, Meet and Greet's and car parks that require a shuttle service to the terminal.

Can you just turn up at Manchester Airport and Park?

You can turn up and park for a fee at Manchester Airport if there are spaces available. Alternatively, you can book in advance and know that a parking space is reserved for you, thus saving up to 70% of the entrance fee.

Can I use a discount code for parking at MAN Airport?

SkyParkSecure has a number of different discount codes that you can use at Manchester Airport car park. Ourdiscount pageis where you can get the best parking discounts at MAN Airport.

Manchester Airport coronavirus advice

The global COVID-19 pandemic has significantly affected the way we live, including the way we travel.

With the easing of quarantine in the UK, many people are looking forward to traveling abroad again. The latest coronavirus information for Manchester Airport can be found on their websiteTravel tips in case of coronavirus.

Here are some of the most frequently asked questions:

Is Manchester Airport still open and running?

Manchester Airport is open for business. However, many flights do not operate. Please contact the airline for flight details.

From 2 September 2020, flights scheduled from Terminal 2 will depart from Terminal 1. Terminals 1 and 3 will continue to operate as usual.

More information about the changes to the Manchester Airport terminal can be found here.

How do I know if my flight from Manchester has been cancelled?

If the airline cancels your flight, they will contact you to let you know. If you are concerned, please contact the airline directly.

My plans have changed and I need to cancel or change my car park at Manchester Airport. How can I do that?

Please see the Booking Conditions -Cancellation policy.Due to the high volume of calls, please delay contacting us regarding cancellation if you are not planning to travel from Manchester Airport within the next 7 days.


How much does it cost to park your car at Manchester Airport for a week? ›

Cheap Manchester Airport Parking from £42.01 for 1 Week
MAN Car ParkPer day*Per week*
Mid Stay Terminal 1 & 3£9.22£73.79
Multi Storey Terminal 2£9.37£74.99
Multi Storey Terminal 1£9.49£75.99
Multi Storey Terminal 3£9.87£78.99
9 more rows

How much does it cost to park at Manchester Airport? ›

Manchester Airport Short Stay Parking Prices
Up to 1 hour£12.00
Up to 2 hours£20.00
Up to 4 hours (Not applicable for T3 Arrivals)£30.00
Up to 24 hours (and for each 24 hours thereafter)£58.00
1 more row

Where is the best place to park at Manchester Airport T1? ›

If you're on pick up duty and don't need to be parked for long, the best short stay parking option for Terminal 1 is the Multi Storey Car park.

Can you park at Manchester Airport for a week? ›

We offer long stay parking options at every one of our official airport car parks. Choose your departure terminal, the length of your trip and we'll do the rest, offering you the best Manchester Airport long stay parking prices. Booking your long term airport parking couldn't be easier.

How much is park and fly per day? ›

Park 'N fly has a minimum rate of P375. 00 (plus VAT) for the first 24 hours, and then a rate of P15. 625 (plus VAT) for each hour after that. For the purpose of rate calculations, a fraction of an hour is considered to be a full hour.

Do I have to book parking at Manchester Airport? ›

T2 East and T1 Multi Storey are pre-book only. If you wish to park at T2 or T1 without pre-booking, please follow signs for T2 West or T1 Short Stay. Multi Storey parking at Manchester Airport is convenient, secure and available at all three terminals. It is perfect for both business trips, and leisure breaks.

How does Manchester Airport parking work? ›

Drop & Go airport parking offers you our best combination of value and convenience for longer trips of 1 to 2 weeks. There's no need to worry about finding a space – just leave your keys at the kiosk and our fully insured drivers will park for you, with your car remaining in the car park at all times.

How long can you park at Manchester Airport? ›

You can arrive in the car park up to 6 hours earlier and leave up to 6 hours later without incurring a charge.

What is the parking scandal at Manchester Airport? ›

Holidaymakers using Manchester Airport have been warned of rogue meet-and-greet firms as the site approaches its busiest month since the pandemic. In recent months motorists reported lost keys and cars stuck in boggy fields after using parking companies in Wythenshawe, Cheshire Police said.

Why is airport parking so expensive now? ›

The reason is quite simple as airport parking is run like a business. First, there is the initial cost of the land, and then you have the construction costs. Once it is built, whether a multi-story car park or just a paved lot out in the open, it needs to be maintained.

Can you just turn up parking at Manchester Airport? ›

Parking on the day

You can find Turn Up and Park options at the T1 Short Stay, T3 and T2 West Multi Storey Long Stay ('T2 West') car parks. However, with limited availability, spaces cannot be guaranteed.

Can you walk from T3 to T1 at Manchester Airport? ›

Transferring between terminals

Meanwhile, T1 and T3 are an easy two minute walk from one another.

How long to walk between T1 and T2 Manchester Airport? ›

Visitors can use the moving walkway along the Skylink to easily travel between terminals 1 to 2 in around 15 minutes. To travel between 1 and 3 there is a walkway which takes 5 minutes. To travel from 3 to 2, simply make your way to Terminal 1 and then onwards.

Where is the best place to park terminal 2 Manchester Airport? ›

If you're picking someone up from terminal 2 the best place to park is the Multi Storey T2 car park. It's just a 5 minute walk away from Arrivals - no transfers and no fuss. Park for up to 30 minutes for £4 and up to 1 hour for £6.50.

How long before a flight should I be at the airport UK? ›

When to arrive. We recommend getting to the airport three hours before your flight if you're travelling internationally, or two hours if you're travelling domestically or to Europe.

What is the difference between short stay and long stay airport parking? ›

Long stay parking rates are calculated in periods of 24 hours, as opposed to short stay parking which is calculated hourly. For this reason, long stay car parks work out cheaper if you are leaving your car for a prolonged period of time. Long Stay Airport car parks often have a minimum stay of around 3 days.

How early should I get to the airport? ›

The TSA advises arriving at the airport two hours before your flight for domestic travel and three hours before for international travel. If you're traveling during peak times like early morning or evening, or during holidays and other events, please plan accordingly and allow for extra time.

Where can I leave my car at the airport? ›

At most large airports, short-term parking lots are typically located near the terminals. These areas provide more convenient, yet higher-priced spaces to leave your vehicle while you travel. Short-term parking lots aren't designed to leave your car overnight.

Does airport parking get more expensive? ›

No, airport parking is cheapest when it's booked in advance.

The earlier you book, the more likely you are to secure yourself the best price.

How does park n Fly economy work? ›

Economy Park is a convenient and affordable way to start your journey. Park your vehicle in our secure lot and hop on our free shuttle for a short ride to the terminal. Secure Parking Travel with fewer worries, knowing that your vehicle is safe in our well-lit, gated and monitored facility.

Is it best to book airport parking early? ›

Airports can make more from parking and shopping than planes. Leave it until the last minute to park your car there while you're on holiday and it can cost a fortune, but book the right way and you can halve the cost in minutes.

How early do you need to be at Manchester Airport? ›

As a general guide, you will need to have checked in and be ready to go through security at least 2 hours before your flight departure time.

How many car parks are there at Manchester Airport? ›

Manchester Airport has over 22,000 parking spaces in a total of 16 car parks across the airport site, for use by our passengers, staff and transport and service partners.

How do I leave my car at Manchester Airport? ›

Can you leave your car at Manchester Airport? Yes you can. We offer several car parks that are based within moments of the terminals, so you won't have far to go. Depending on your terminal, options include Multi Storey car parks, Meet and Greet's and car parks that require shuttle services to get to the terminal.

Can I pay cash for parking at Manchester Airport? ›

The system will include ANPR (automatic number plate recognition) in and a barrier system out, with payment taken at the barrier by card (contactless and chip & pin) or cash (sterling). Please see terms and conditions of the paid drop off zone.

Where do you park to wait at Manchester Airport? ›

There are different parking options available depending on which terminal you're visiting. There is a Multi-Storey car park available at Terminal 3, or a Short Stay/pick up car park for Terminal 1 and the train station. Passengers can be picked up from these car parks with a charge of £6.00 for 30 minutes.

Can you arrive at airport parking early? ›

It's at the car park's discretion if they charge you for any additional time if you do arrive outside of your booked times. They usually charge their standard rate (there's more information on rates on your booking confirmation).

Does Manchester Airport have a car park? ›

All of our Terminal 1 airport car parks are within a short walk or quick bus transfer from check-in. Pre-book your space now for the best deals and exclusive offers at the airport now. Easy to find and park, all under one roof and within walking distance.

Can you leave car overnight in Park and Ride Manchester? ›

The Park & Ride sites where overnight parking is permitted are: Brooklands, Stretford, Navigation Road, Bury, Crumpsall, Prestwich, Radcliffe, Whitefield, East Didsbury, Ladywell, Hollinwood, Oldham Mumps, Rochdale Rail Station, Derker and Shaw and Crompton stops.

Can I stay the night at the Manchester Airport? ›

Yes, it is possible to spend the night at Manchester airport. While there aren't any dedicated sleeping areas, Terminal 1 and 2 have plenty of armrest-free seating and benches where you can stretch out.

Why was Manchester Airport closed? ›

Manchester Airport temporarily closed both of its runways due to heavy snowfall. The airport said it was clearing the airfield as pictures showed travellers stuck inside planes on the runway.

What caused Manchester Airport chaos? ›

There was chaos at Manchester Airport on Tuesday (January 17) after an IT fault, which mainly impacted baggage drop-off areas, causing delays and forcing travellers to queue for a number of hours with their luggage.

How can I save money at the airport? ›

10 Ways to Save Money at the Airport
  1. Prepay for baggage. ...
  2. Weigh your luggage. ...
  3. Get dropped off. ...
  4. Exchange money before you leave. ...
  5. Bring water bottles. ...
  6. Pack your own snacks. ...
  7. Bring entertainment. ...
  8. Save internet information to your desktop.

Which airport has the most expensive parking in the UK? ›

Overall, Heathrow had the most expensive parking on the list. With a £34.00 (€39) price difference, Bristol Airport's increase in car parking charges ranks third on the list. A week's parking over Christmas will cost you £150.99 (€175) but prices drop to £116.99 (€135) in January.

What is the most expensive airport parking in the US? ›

Logan International Airport has been named the most expensive airport for parking in the United States. It costs a whopping $203 for a week's stay. It is the 6th highest parking cost in the world.

How often are the shuttle buses at Manchester Airport? ›

Services comes every 15 minutes. Boarding at 12.37pm, we waited two minutes until 12.39pm for more passengers before heading off.

Can you self park at Manchester Airport? ›

Drive into one of the marked arrival bays and unload your luggage. A member of check-in staff will direct you to the Self Park area. Once you've parked your car, jump onto the transfer bus and keep your keys with you.

How to get to Manchester Airport from city centre? ›

There are three options when travelling to Manchester Airport from Manchester city centre; taxi, train and bus. The quickest option is the train, which leaves from Manchester Piccadilly Station every 10 minutes and costs £3.20 (€4).

How far is terminal T3 from T1? ›

The distance between T1 and T3 is approximately 8 kms. Provide a minimum of 15 mins to account for traffic jams or unavoidable delays. In order to avoid fraudsters, it is advisable to take a taxi from one of the Taxi Counters inside the Airport premises.

Why was T3 Manchester Airport closed? ›

Manchester Airport has announced plans to partially reopen Terminal 3 from this weekend. The terminal has been shut since the government imposed a second national lockdown in November 2020. From Sunday, it will reopen for arriving passengers travelling with seven airlines.

Who flys from T3 Manchester? ›

The most popular short-haul and domestic airlines leave from Terminal 1 and Terminal 3, including easyJet (T1), Ryanair and Flybe (T3) while Terminal 2 generally hosts international flights from airlines like Air Canada, Air Malta and Qatar Airways.

Can you walk from T2 to T1 after security? ›

There is a transfers office located in the baggage reclaim hall in T2. Dublin Airport Terminal 2 is close to Terminal 1, and there are no shuttle buses or light railways connecting the two. There is, however, a covered walkway that will keep you dry as you cross from one terminal to the other.

How far is Manchester Airport train station from T2? ›

Manchester Airport train station is just next to Terminal 2 – one of the airport's three terminals. It takes between 10-15 minutes to walk from the train station to the other terminals using the Skylink walkway, giving you quick and easy access to departures and without the need for a shuttle bus.

How long does it take to get through the T2 Manchester Airport? ›

As a general guide: Manchester Airport would advise passengers to arrive at check-in at least 90 minutes prior to European flights and 3 hours for long-haul flights. Please consult with your airline for check-in times for your flight as times vary.

Can you walk to different terminals in Manchester Airport? ›

Our three terminals are within walking distance of each other. If you have a transfer in place, you should follow the signs and proceed on foot to the Flight Transfer centre in the relevant terminal.

What is the cost of parking at Manchester Airport Terminal 2? ›

Parking at Manchester Airport Terminal 2
Car ParkLocationPrice / week
Jetparks 3Located ten minutes from the terminal.£44.99
Jetparks 2Jetparks 2 is located a mile from Manchester Airport.£46.99
Jetparks 1Jetparks 1 is less than a mile from the terminal.£47.99
Multi Storey WestLocated at the terminal.£48.99
4 more rows

How long can you leave your car at Manchester Airport? ›

Multi-Storey Car Parks

Up to 24 hours and for each 24 hours thereafter (or part thereof) = £58.00.

Can you leave your car at Manchester Airport? ›

Yes. Bookings can be made up to at least 2 hours (6 hours for all Meet & Greet bookings) prior to your arrival time at the relevant Airport. All Car Park bookings are subject to availability and the Airport reserves the right to withdraw availability at its entire discretion for a given date.

Can I park my own car at Manchester Airport? ›

Can you leave your car at Manchester Airport? Yes you can. We offer several car parks that are based within moments of the terminals, so you won't have far to go. Depending on your terminal, options include Multi Storey car parks, Meet and Greet's and car parks that require shuttle services to get to the terminal.

How many hours before your flight should you be at the airport Manchester? ›

As a general guide, you will need to have checked in and be ready to go through security at least 2 hours before your flight departure time.

Why is Manchester Airport so expensive? ›

We asked Manchester Airport why it was more expensive than other hubs. A Manchester Airport spokesman said: "Like the vast majority of airports in the UK, Manchester charges for access to its forecourts. This was introduced as part of a commitment to reduce the number of vehicles dwelling on our forecourts.

Can you pay cash at Manchester Airport parking? ›

Staying over 10 minutes is not permitted: an overstay charge of £25.00 will apply after 10 minutes. The system will include ANPR (automatic number plate recognition) in and a barrier system out, with payment taken at the barrier by card (contactless and chip & pin) or cash (sterling).

Can you arrive early for airport parking? ›

It's at the car park's discretion if they charge you for any additional time if you do arrive outside of your booked times. They usually charge their standard rate (there's more information on rates on your booking confirmation).

Why is airport car parking so expensive? ›

Airport parking is a big business

First, there is the initial cost of the land, and then you have the construction costs. Once it is built, whether a multi-story car park or just a paved lot out in the open, it needs to be maintained.

Where can I park my car in Manchester? ›

Nearby car parks
Manchester Piccadilly Plaza160Pre‑book
Manchester Port Street3
Manchester Sackville Street119Pre‑book
Manchester Spinningfields680Pre‑book
13 more rows


Top Articles
Latest Posts
Article information

Author: Dr. Pierre Goyette

Last Updated: 05/09/2023

Views: 6125

Rating: 5 / 5 (70 voted)

Reviews: 93% of readers found this page helpful

Author information

Name: Dr. Pierre Goyette

Birthday: 1998-01-29

Address: Apt. 611 3357 Yong Plain, West Audra, IL 70053

Phone: +5819954278378

Job: Construction Director

Hobby: Embroidery, Creative writing, Shopping, Driving, Stand-up comedy, Coffee roasting, Scrapbooking

Introduction: My name is Dr. Pierre Goyette, I am a enchanting, powerful, jolly, rich, graceful, colorful, zany person who loves writing and wants to share my knowledge and understanding with you.