Manchester Airport Essential Travel Guide

Getting to and from Manchester Airport

By Train

The Station, at Manchester Airport, operates services to more than one hundred destinations in the UK. Call National Rail on 08457 484950 with any enquiries.

By Bus and Coach

Local bus services are in operation between Manchester Airport and a number of destinations, go to Traveline at for further information.

By Taxi

Taxi ranks are located outside each of the three terminals at Manchester Airport. For more information call +44 (0) 161 489 2313.

By Car or Motorbike

If you are using a satellite navigation system the postcode is M90 1QX.

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Manchester Airport flight information

To check which terminal your flight leaves from go to

Disabled facilities at Manchester Airport include

  • Dedicated assistance team
  • Induction loops at customer service and check-in desks
  • Wheelchair accessible doors
  • Fully equipped disabled toilet facilities
  • Wheelchair accessible phones
  • Special Assistance seating areas
  • Accessible lift access to all levels
Disabled Travellers who require assistance into the Terminal at Manchester Airport are advised to contact the special assistance team OCS via the blue courtesy phones provided. These are located in a number of areas including at the entrance doors to the Terminal Building, Car Park and the Bus and Rail Station.

Travelling with babies and young children

Infant formula, nappies and other essentials are available for purchase at Boots pharmacy, located after security and in the arrivals hall. Toys, games and books can be bought at a number of shops within the airport. Baby changing facilities are located throughout the terminal building. Children's menus and highchairs are provided by the majority of eateries.

Airport Information

Lost Property

For lost property enquiries at Manchester Airport call +44 (0) 161 489 3463.

For a list of important contacts go to

Changing money at the airport

Thomas Cook and ICE provide foreign currency exchange services at Manchester Airport.