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Manchester Airport (GB) (MAN)

Manchester , United Kingdom

Manchester Airport is the 74th best airport according to our worldwide airport ranking. Almost 23 million air passengers travel through the airport annually, making it the third busiest airport in the UK.

MAN Flight Delays and Flight Cancellations


On-Time Performance

An average of 237 flights depart from Manchester airport daily. The average flight delay (more than 15 mins) percentage for the airport was 45% in 2016, which is less than at London Gatwick Airport but more than at London Heathrow Airport. Dublin Airport is the destination that receives the largest traffic from Manchester Airport. Manchester Airport ranks 5.5/10 for punctuality. Last year, 0.52% of all flights departing from the airport were canceled or heavily delayed (more than three hours).

On-time performance for nearby airports

For delays longer than 3 hours and cancellations, airline passengers are entitled to compensation under EU regulation. If you encounter these flight disruptions you could be eligible for up to €600.

On-time performance for nearby airports
Nearby AirportOn-Time Performance
Liverpool 9.1
Leeds Bradford 7.0
Doncaster/Sheffield 7.0
Flight Delay Compensation

Had a Delayed or Cancelled Flight from MAN Airport?

Every year, 45% of flights departing from Manchester Airport are delayed (more than 15 mins) or canceled. AirHelp assists air passengers who have experienced a flight delay or cancellation to get compensation from their airline. Simply enter your flight details for any flight that has been delayed or canceled in the last 3 years to check your eligibility. You could be owed up to €600 in compensation.

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Flights from MAN

Manchester is one of the largest international airports in the United Kingdom. It’s the 3rd busiest airport in the nation, with more than 237 flights departing every day. Easyjet, FlyBe and Thomson Airways are the airlines that carry the highest number of passengers from Manchester Airport.

Flights from MAN
1. Flybe
2. Easyjet
3. Ryanair
4. Monarch Airlines
5.Thomson Airways

Most Popular Flight Routes

Delayed or Cancelled Flight Routes from MAN

As 45% of flights out of Manchester Airport are delayed or canceled, it can be an unreliable airport for getting to your destination on time. However, there are some routes that are affected by flight delays and cancellations more often than others. Here is our list of the routes that are most frequently affected

Delayed or Cancelled Flight Routes from MAN
RouteFlights disrupted
1.MAN to LHE (Lahore, Lahore, Pakistan)82%
2.MAN to DXB (Dubai International, Dubai, United Arab Emirates)44%
3.MAN to HKG (Hong Kong International Airport, Hong Kong , Hong Kong (sar) China)42%

Had a flight delay from MAN in the last 3 years? You could be eligible to claim compensation.

Did you know that any delayed, cancelled or overbooked flight you’ve taken in the last 3 years could be eligible for compensation from the airline? Wherever you’re flying from -- EU, US or international, you have unique passenger rights for the region. For flights from Manchester Airport, you could be eligible for up to €600 in compensation for delays or cancellations. Learn more about your air passenger rights when your flight has been delayed and what steps to take next.

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MAN Service & Quality Ratings


Quality of Service

This score is based on a series of public customer review sources, as well as our own internal data.

How Passengers feel about MAN Airport


Passenger sentiment

We analyzed passengers' opinions on Twitter about their experience travelling to and from Manchester Airport and the overall satisfaction level was 2.35 on a scale of 10, making it less satisfactory than other UK Airports.

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About MAN Airport

Manchester Airport has flights to 199 destinations, placing the airport 13th globally for total destinations served.

MAN Airport Location

Manchester Airport is located in Ringway, Manchester, England, 8.6 miles (13.9 km) South West of Manchester city centre.

Getting around MAN

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Baggage Claim Issues

Baggage Claim Issues at MAN

If you’ve lost your baggage or your luggage was delayed or damaged, you could be entitled to compensation from your airline. Learn more about your rights to compensation and what steps you should take when you experience a luggage-related issue.
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Get compensation when your air travel doesn't go as planned.

If you’ve been on a delayed, cancelled, or disrupted flight in the last three years, the airlines might owe you money for your troubles. Check with AirHelp to see if your flight qualifies for compensation.

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