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Travelers usually depart from Manchester, Manchester - Shudehill Interchange, Manchester Coach Station, Manchester - Corporation Street, Stop Ns, or Manchester-New Moston when they travel from Manchester to London. Book your trip to arrive at Heathrow, London Stansted, Luton, Gatwick, or London City. The distance between Manchester and London is 242 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, British Airways, easyJet, Aer Lingus, and Wizz Air. Manchester and London have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at London, consider visiting St. David's Cathedral, Cardiff, Portsea Island, Tower of London, Stonehenge, St. Paul's Cathedral, Canterbury Cathedral, Tate Modern, British Museum, Avebury, St Fagans: National History Museum, Tintern Abbey, United Kingdom, Natural History Museum, Roman Baths, Bath, and Isle of Wight.

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Check-in for a flight from Manchester to London

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
British AirwaysBAWBAYesNo
easyJetEZYU2YesOpens 720 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
Aer LingusEINEINoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 5 hours before flight
Wizz AirWZZW6NoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Manchester to London?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Manchester and London takes around 1.1 hours.
What is the flight distance between Manchester and London?
The flight distance between Manchester and London is 242 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Manchester and London?
Several carriers operate flights between Manchester and London. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include British Airways.
What are the most popular routes to and from Manchester?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Manchester and Istanbul, Barcelona, Rome, Lisbon, Málaga, Alicante, Athens, Madrid, Paris, Milan, Budapest, Brussels, Amsterdam, New York, Palma, Majorca, Dublin, Malta, Faro, Antalya, Ibiza.
What are the most popular routes to and from London?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as London and Reykjavik, Bucharest, Athens, Dublin, Istanbul, Lisbon, Sofia, Tirana, New York, Edinburgh, Belfast, Larnaca, Glasgow, Málaga, Antalya, Faro, Thessaloniki, Budapest, Madrid, Alicante.
What airports are near Manchester?
The main airport in Manchester is Manchester. It is also served by London Stansted, Luton, Manchester, Birmingham, Liverpool John Lennon, Bristol, Newcastle, Leeds Bradford, Isle of Man, East Midlands.
What airports are near London?
The main airport in London is Heathrow. It is also served by Birmingham, Bristol, East Midlands, Southampton, Cardiff, Bournemouth, Doncaster Sheffield, Exeter, Cambridge, Coventry.
What buses and trains depart from Manchester?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Manchester, including National Express.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Manchester and London?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Manchester and London thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Manchester and London can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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