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Manchester (MAN) to Gatwick (LGW)

All the information you need to plan the best MAN to LGW flight in 2021: compare Manchester to Gatwick flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Gatwick.
MAN - LGW
Price
£118 - £151
LGW
Temperature
4 - 17 °C
LGW
Precipitation
40 - 70 mm

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 11% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 12% potential price drop

Round-trip from

€118

From Manchester to London Gatwick

One-way from

£45

One-way flight from Manchester to London Gatwick

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Manchester to London Gatwick Airport?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 57 days in advance to save up to 67% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 57 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Manchester to London Gatwick Airport 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as £123, or £172 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Manchester to London Gatwick Airport?

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to London Gatwick Airport from Manchester. Prices for May average £97 per person but you can even find prices for as low as £75. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a May flight can save you 12% on your journey compared to booking in May

When is the cheapest time to fly from Manchester to London Gatwick Airport (MAN - LGW)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Manchester to London Gatwick Airport as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Manchester to Gatwick in September, October 2021

The best prices found for MAN to LGW flights in September, October
29 Sep - 9 Oct
£56pp
MAN
Manchester
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
LGW
London Gatwick
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
13 Oct - 20 Oct
£58pp
MAN
Manchester
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
LGW
London Gatwick
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
29 Sep - 6 Oct
£67pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
LGW
London Gatwick
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester

Manchester to Gatwick 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Gatwick from Manchester found for this year
29 Sep - 9 Oct
£56pp
MAN
Manchester
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
LGW
London Gatwick
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
13 Oct - 20 Oct
£58pp
MAN
Manchester
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
LGW
London Gatwick
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
29 Sep - 6 Oct
£67pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
LGW
London Gatwick
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester

Direct flights to Gatwick from Manchester

Save time with Manchester to Gatwick direct flight deals
26 Nov - 28 Nov
£83pp
MAN
Manchester
British Airways
Direct
LGW
London Gatwick
LGW
London Gatwick
British Airways
Direct
MAN
Manchester
17 Dec - 2 Jan
£84pp
MAN
Manchester
British Airways
Direct
LGW
London Gatwick
LGW
London Gatwick
British Airways
Direct
MAN
Manchester
15 Dec - 19 Dec
£85pp
MAN
Manchester
British Airways
Direct
LGW
London Gatwick
LGW
London Gatwick
British Airways
Direct
MAN
Manchester

Last-minute flights from Manchester to Gatwick

Late deals on return flights to Gatwick from Manchester, departing today and this week
29 Sep - 9 Oct
£56pp
MAN
Manchester
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
LGW
London Gatwick
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
29 Sep - 6 Oct
£67pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
LGW
London Gatwick
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
28 Sep - 29 Sep
£70pp
MAN
Manchester
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
LGW
London Gatwick
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester

One-way flights to Gatwick from Manchester

The cheapest one-way flights from Manchester to Gatwick
09:30 - 06:35
easyJet
1 stop
21h 05m
MAN - LGW
easyJet
£45
Kiwi.com
14:25 - 14:05
Ryanair
2 stops
23h 40m
MAN - LGW
Ryanair
£47
Kiwi.com
03:05 - 04:35
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
25h 30m
MAN - LGW
Multiple Airlines
£48
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Manchester</span> to <span class="emphasized">Gatwick</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Manchester to Gatwick

What airport do you fly from for flights from Manchester to London Gatwick?

If you book a flight to London Gatwick from Manchester, you will be flying from Manchester, which is the city’s only airport. Manchester (MAN) is located 8.9 mi from the centre of Manchester. There are 0 flights from Manchester to London Gatwick per day from 7 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Manchester to London Gatwick have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Manchester to London Gatwick that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Ryanair, easyJet, and British Airways. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Are flight prices decreasing from Manchester to London Gatwick Airport due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Manchester and London Gatwick Airport for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Can I find flights from Manchester to London Gatwick Airport for under £100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Manchester to London Gatwick Airport for under £100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ryanair for just £56, but on average you can expect to pay £78.

Are there direct flights from Manchester to London Gatwick Airport for under £100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 18 direct flights from Manchester to London Gatwick Airport under £100. A good price for a direct flight from Manchester to London Gatwick Airport is less than £96.

Are there last-minute flights available from Manchester to London Gatwick Airport for under £100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Manchester to London Gatwick Airport within the next 7 days for less than £100.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Manchester to London Gatwick Airport return?

According to our current data, Ryanair (£56), and British Airways (£83) offers the cheapest pricing from Manchester to London Gatwick Airport. Ryanair is 58% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Manchester to London Gatwick Airport?

Consider AccesRail, British Airways or Aer Lingus when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Manchester to London Gatwick Airport.

What are the cheapest flights from Manchester to London Gatwick Airport?

The cheapest flight price from Manchester to London Gatwick Airport is £42. On average you can expect to pay £109. The most popular route, (Manchester - London Gatwick), can usually be booked for £58.

What airports serve Manchester to Gatwick flights?

Manchester only has one airport that is located in the city and it is known to be one of the busiest airports with plenty of foot traffic from travellers, but is also known to provide customers with a variety of flights that head toward Gatwick. Gatwick also has only one airport to choose from which is called Gatwick Airport, also known as London Gatwick Airport. Gatwick Airport is also a busy airport, being the second busiest airport in West Sussex and also very heavy in foot traffic from visitors.

Which airlines fly directly from Manchester to Gatwick?

While there is a lack of choices in airports to choose from it is encouraging to know there is more of a selection when it comes to airlines to choose when flying from Manchester to Gatwick. British Airways is one of the more popular choices to fly from Manchester to Gatwick due to the shorter stopover times they have available but it doesn’t mean there aren’t other suitable airlines travellers have to choose from. Ryanair provides low prices, with stopover times averaging 5h and 40m giving travellers enough time to explore all that the airports have to offer.

What are the stopover options between Manchester to Gatwick?

The most popular stopover location for flights from Manchester to Gatwick is Dublin. The stopover time can vary between airlines but typically flights from Manchester will stop in Dublin at the Dublin Airport before continuing on to Gatwick. Prices for flights with stopovers in Dublin can vary depending on the airline chosen as well as the stopover time varying from 2h 30m to the longer 14h 20m. Another possible stopover is sometimes located at Guernsey Airport, though it is rare it is an option.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Manchester to Gatwick?

Due to it being a domestic flight you are not required to have a visa to fly from Manchester to Gatwick. In most cases you aren’t even required to have a passport for domestic flights but instead asked to have photo identification which could be your passport or even a driver's license incase you are asked for any type of identification during your travels.

Alternative routes for Manchester to Gatwick

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Gatwick

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Manchester to Gatwick.
Flight duration from MAN to London Gatwick
1h 12m
Average temperature for September in Gatwick
19.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in Gatwick
42.0 mm

Airports servicing Manchester

Airports servicing London

Top 6 airlines flying from Manchester to London Gatwick

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Manchester to Gatwick choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Aer Lingus
£59 £244 No cancel fee N/A
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Ryanair
£62 £111 No cancel fee N/A
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British Airways
£77 £135 No cancel fee 70%
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easyJet
£83 £157 No cancel fee 86%
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AccesRail
£202 £205 No cancel fee N/A

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Aurigny Air
£231 £427 No cancel fee 78%

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