Cheap flights from Manchester to Gatwick

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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
£117 - £150
LGW
Temperature
8 - 23 °C
LGW
Rainfall
22 - 67 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

£117

From Manchester to Gatwick

One-way from

£78

One-way flight from Manchester to 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 Gatwick?

To save on the cost of your flight from Manchester to Gatwick, book at least 58 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 37% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from £82 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as £99.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, March can be a great choice for travel to Gatwick. Flights to Gatwick from Manchester in March are about £75 on average during March, but can be found for as low as £47.

Cheap flights from Manchester to Gatwick in April, May 2021

The best prices found for MAN to LGW flights in April, May
22 May - 27 May
£68pp
MAN
Manchester
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
LGW
London Gatwick
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
28 May - 31 May
£71pp
MAN
Manchester
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
LGW
London Gatwick
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
26 May - 27 May
£71pp
MAN
Manchester
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
LGW
London Gatwick
Ryanair
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester

Manchester to Gatwick 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Gatwick from Manchester found for this year
1 Jun - 8 Jun
£63pp
MAN
Manchester
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
LGW
London Gatwick
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
10 Jun - 10 Jun
£65pp
MAN
Manchester
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
LGW
London Gatwick
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
22 May - 27 May
£68pp
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
10:40 - 09:40
Vueling
1 stop
23h 00m
MAN - LGW
Vueling
£78
Kiwi.com
09:20 - 03:50
Ryanair
2 stops
18h 30m
MAN - LGW
Ryanair
£83
Gotogate
12:15 - 13:55
easyJet
1 stop
25h 40m
MAN - LGW
easyJet
£97
easyJet worldwide

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Flight FAQs

From Manchester to Gatwick

Are flight prices decreasing from Manchester to Gatwick 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 Gatwick 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.

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.

Can I find flights from Manchester to Gatwick for under £73 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Manchester to Gatwick for under £73. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ryanair for just £64, but on average you can expect to pay £107.

Are there direct flights from Manchester to Gatwick for under £73 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Manchester to Gatwick, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Does it rain more in Manchester or Gatwick?

When travelling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Manchester is typically greater than that of Gatwick. We can gather that this will continue over the next 18 days.

Is Manchester weather warmer or cooler than Gatwick?

Expect the weather to be around 23 °C on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Gatwick is generally hotter than in Manchester.

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.

How long does is the flight from Manchester to Gatwick?

For as low as £65, Ryanair can have you in Gatwick from Manchester in 4h 20m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

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

Currently priced at £65, Ryanair will fly you from Manchester to Gatwick and back. In addition to Ryanair, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Vueling and easyJet - these airlines can fly you to your destination from £105 and £117, respectively. These flights start at 52% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Manchester to Gatwick one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Ryanair, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at £27. Vueling flights start at £52 while deals on easyJet start at £69 one-way.

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.
Average temperature for April in Gatwick
14.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Gatwick
40.0 mm

Airports servicing Manchester

Airports servicing London

Top 6 airlines flying from Manchester to 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
Ryanair
£85 £152 No cancel fee N/A
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British Airways
£106 £185 No cancel fee 70%
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easyJet
£114 £214 No cancel fee 86%
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AccesRail
£275 £280 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by AccesRail. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Aer Lingus
£81 £333 No cancel fee N/A
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Aurigny Air
£315 £583 No cancel fee 78%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Aurigny Air. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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