Cheap flights from Manchester to Shetland

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The best prices from Manchester to Shetland are usually found in September or February, booked 44 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Friday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Manchester (MAN) to Shetland (SDZ)

All the information you need to plan the best MAN to SDZ flight in 2021: compare Manchester to Shetland flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Shetland.
MAN - SDZ
Price
£274 - £473

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Average price

£311

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

£274

From Manchester to Shetland

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 Manchester to Shetland?

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Manchester to Shetland. 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 Shetland.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Manchester to Shetland at least 61 days early can save you up to 68% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Manchester to Shetland for as little as £394 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as £474 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

March is one of the best times of the year to fly to Shetland from Manchester. Prices for March average £272 per person but you can even find prices for as low as £212. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a March flight can save you 19% on your journey compared to booking in March

When is the cheapest time to fly from Manchester to Shetland (MAN - SDZ)?

It’s optimal to fly from Manchester to Shetland in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 15% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from Manchester to Shetland in May, June 2021

The best prices found for MAN to SDZ flights in May, June
28 May - 1 Jun
£368pp
MAN
Manchester
Loganair
 
1 STOP
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Loganair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
28 May - 1 Jun
£379pp
MAN
Manchester
Loganair
 
1 STOP
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Loganair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
28 May - 1 Jun
£407pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester

Manchester to Shetland 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Shetland from Manchester found for this year
13 Sep - 18 Sep
£280pp
MAN
Manchester
Loganair
 
1 STOP
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Loganair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
13 Sep - 18 Sep
£282pp
MAN
Manchester
Loganair
 
1 STOP
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Loganair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
13 Sep - 18 Sep
£307pp
MAN
Manchester
Loganair
     
3 STOPS
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
LSI
Lerwick Sumburgh
Loganair
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester

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Flight FAQs

From Manchester to Shetland

Are flight prices decreasing from Manchester to Lerwick 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 Lerwick 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 Lerwick have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Manchester to Lerwick have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Loganair and British Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Loganair with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Manchester to Shetland for under £424 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Manchester to Shetland for under £424. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Loganair for just £368, but on average you can expect to pay £429.

Are there direct flights from Manchester to Shetland for under £354 on Cheapflights?

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

Is Manchester weather warmer or cooler than Lerwick?

With an average temperature of 21 °C, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveller, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Lerwick are colder than in Manchester.

How long does is the flight from Manchester to Shetland?

Departing from Manchester to Shetland will take you 3h 05m.

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

Loganair, at £368, was found to be the cheapest airline from Manchester to Shetland..

Alternative routes for Manchester to Shetland

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Destination information for Shetland

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