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The best prices from London to Manchester are usually found in January or September, booked 53 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Friday and return on a Friday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
London (LON) to Manchester (MAN)

LON - MAN
Price
£98 - £116
MAN
Temperature
7 - 21 °C
MAN
Rainfall
50 - 88 mm

Popular in

April

High demand for flights, 9% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 8% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£98

From London to Manchester

One-way from

£21

One-way flight from London to Manchester

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from London to Manchester?

Sunday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from London to Manchester. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Manchester.

How far in advance should I book a flight from London to Manchester?

To save up to 33% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 43 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from London to Manchester from £119 1-2 weeks out and tickets from £138 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

When is the cheapest time to fly from London to Manchester (LON - MAN)?

It’s optimal to fly from London to Manchester in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 6% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from London to Manchester in October, November 2020

The best prices found for LON to MAN flights in October, November
20 Nov - 22 Nov
£47pp
STN
London Stansted
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
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Manchester
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Manchester
Ryanair
 
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London Stansted
6 Nov - 8 Nov
£48pp
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London Stansted
Ryanair
 
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Manchester
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Manchester
Ryanair
 
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London Stansted
13 Nov - 15 Nov
£48pp
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London Stansted
Ryanair
 
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Manchester
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Manchester
Ryanair
 
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London Stansted

London to Manchester 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Manchester from London found for this year
20 Nov - 22 Nov
£47pp
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London Stansted
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
MAN
Manchester
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
STN
London Stansted
6 Nov - 8 Nov
£48pp
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London Stansted
Ryanair
 
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Manchester
MAN
Manchester
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
STN
London Stansted
13 Nov - 15 Nov
£48pp
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London Stansted
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
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Manchester
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Manchester
Ryanair
 
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London Stansted

Direct flights to Manchester from London

Save time with London to Manchester direct flight deals
6 Nov - 8 Nov
£68pp
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London Heathrow
British Airways
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Manchester
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Manchester
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London Heathrow
6 Nov - 8 Nov
£69pp
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London Heathrow
British Airways
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Manchester
MAN
Manchester
British Airways
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London Heathrow
13 Nov - 15 Nov
£70pp
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London Heathrow
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Manchester
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Last-minute flights from London to Manchester

Late deals on return flights to Manchester from London, departing today and this week
1 Nov - 6 Nov
£51pp
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London Stansted
Ryanair
 
1 STOP
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Manchester
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Manchester
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London Stansted
1 Nov - 2 Nov
£54pp
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London Luton
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
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Manchester
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London Luton
1 Nov - 2 Nov
£54pp
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One-way flights to Manchester from London

The cheapest one-way flights from London to Manchester
05:00 - 07:10
Ryanair
1 stop
27h 10m
LTN - MAN
Ryanair
£21
KAYAK
14:45 - 07:10
Ryanair
1 stop
17h 25m
STN - MAN
Ryanair
£22
KAYAK
02:55 - 18:40
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
15h 45m
LTN - MAN
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£23
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about London to Manchester flights.

Flight FAQs

From London to Manchester

Manchester is the king of the cities in the north-west of England, famous for its industrial and musical heritage. Grand railway stations, glass museums and Neo-gothic libraries decorate the city centre. Meanwhile, urban parks and botanical gardens offer a splash of green. All this reels in over 1 million visitors a year, placing Manchester in the top 3 most-visited cities in the UK. But how to get there? Just hop on a direct flight at Heathrow Airport – the journey’s only an hour long.

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

British Airways, Flybe, and Loganair are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Are flight prices decreasing from London to Manchester 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 London and Manchester 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 London to Manchester for under £77 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from London to Manchester for under £77. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ryanair for just £47, but on average you can expect to pay £54.

Are there direct flights from London to Manchester for under £77 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from London to Manchester under £77. A good price for a direct flight from London to Manchester is less than £80.

Are there last-minute flights available from London to Manchester for under £77?

There are currently 20+ open flights from London to Manchester within the next 7 days for less than £77.

How many flights depart from London to Manchester on average per day?

31 flight departures from London to Manchester per day on average.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 68% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 32% of flight departures

Is London weather warmer or cooler than Manchester?

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 Manchester is generally colder than in London.

How long is the flight from London to Manchester?

Nice and quick – around 1 hour long.

Which airlines operate flights from London to Manchester?

British Airways offers direct flights. Other airlines such as KLM, Flybe and easyJet offer indirect flights, but they’re longer and more expensive.

How frequent are flights between London and Manchester?

There are up to 8 direct London to Manchester flights a day.

Which airports serve London and Manchester?

Direct flights run from Heathrow Airport. Can’t fly from there? You’ll have to opt for a flight with a stopover – they take off from London City Airport, Gatwick Airport, London Stansted Airport and London Luton Airport.

Which direct flight route between London and Manchester is cheapest?

The cheap flights from London to Manchester usually take off in the early morning or late evening. A cheap flight from London to Manchester delivers you to the lively industrial centre of England. You can learn about the city’s past at the Museum of Science and Industry and the People’s History Museum, or browse the ancient manuscripts in John Rylands Library. Then there are the churches – 13th-century Manchester Cathedral and the aptly-named The Hidden Gem. Meanwhile, Old Trafford and Manchester Arena are the heart of the city’s thriving football and music scene. Need a breath of fresh air? Manchester is just a stone’s throw away from the Peak District National Park – one of the most dramatic landscapes in England. Use our search engine to find cheap flights to Manchester.

How long does is the flight from London to Manchester?

British Airways can get you from London to Manchester in just under 1h. Your travel time will be generally consistent. There are 152 mi between London and Manchester. Generally, flights for this route are direct.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from London to Manchester return?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from London to Manchester from £47 return. You may be able to fly from London to Manchester for 55% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as £21 on Ryanair.

Alternative routes for London to Manchester

Destination information for Manchester

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from London to Manchester
Flight duration
1h 01m
Average temperature for October in Manchester
14.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Manchester
88.0 mm

Airports servicing London

Heathrow (LHR)
Luton (LTN)
Stansted (STN)
City (LCY)
Southend (SEN)

Airports servicing Manchester

Hourly flight availability from London to Manchester

Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 62% of LON to GB-MNC departures
Morning 6 AM to midday 33% of LON to GB-MNC departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 4% of LON to GB-MNC departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of LON to GB-MNC departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from London to Manchester
Sunday
2 daily flights
Monday
15 daily flights
Tuesday
7 daily flights
Wednesday
6 daily flights
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
1 daily flight
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