The best way to find a cheap flight ticket from Belfast to Manchester is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Of the 5 flights that leave Belfast for Manchester every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Average flight duration||55 min|
|Average plane ticket price||€52 (€52)|
|Airlines||Stobart Air, Flybe, Aer Lingus, British Airways, easyJet or Ryanair|
Flights from Belfast to Manchester cover the 270 km long journey taking on average 55 min with our travel partners like Stobart Air, Flybe, Aer Lingus, British Airways, easyJet or Ryanair. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this journey for as low as €41, but the average price of plane tickets is €52. Travellers depart most frequently from Belfast International Airport and arrive in Manchester Airport.
For as little as €41 you can travel by flight to Manchester from Belfast with British Airways, easyJet and Ryanair. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.
British Airways (BA) is the United Kingdom’s flag carrier airline with headquarters in London near its main hub at London Heathrow Airport (LHR). BA is the second largest UK-based airline in terms of fleet size and number of passengers carried. Known as a full-service global airline, British Airways offers year-round low fares to destinations worldwide and flies to and from centrally-located airports. Its extensive global route network includes more than 170 destinations in nearly 80 countries throughout Europe, North America, South America, Asia, Africa and Australia.
EasyJet is a British multinational budget airline headquartered at London Luton Airport (LTN) and the largest UK-based airline based on the number of passengers carried. EasyJet flies to more than 150 destinations in Europe and North Africa, making it a very popular low-cost carrier for travellers. To keep fares as low as possible, tickets are non-refundable, and no complimentary snacks are served onboard. All easyJet fare types include allowance of one small personal bag, while additional fees apply for travellers bringing hand luggage and checked luggage.
Flying from Belfast to Manchester couldn't be easier. By far the best way to travel between the two locales, dozens of flights depart from Belfast to Manchester per day; it's one of the airport's most popular routes. On top of this, numerous direct flights go from Belfast to Manchester, with several departing every day, meaning travelers have optimum choice over their trip itinerary.
Several low cost and national carriers service daily flights between Belfast and Manchester. Easyjet and Flybe offer the most numerous direct flights, whilst British Airways, Aer Lingus, and Ryanair offer indirect routes every day of the week, from early morning until 9:20 p.m.
For travelers looking to fly direct between Belfast and Manchester, flight time is extremely fast; less than an hour in most cases. However, indirect flights between Belfast and Manchester are also common, and some contain lengthy layovers in other airports, some of up to seven hours in total.
Around 20 flights per day make the route between Belfast and Manchester, with several departing per hour during peak times. Direct flights are plentiful on this route with around four departing in the morning (between 7:00 a.m. and 8:45 a.m.) and then another six or more before the last one departs at 9:20 p.m., meaning travelers on this route have loads of choice when planning their trip.
Departure airport: Flights from Belfast to Manchester can depart from either George Best Belfast City Airport (BHD) or Belfast International Airport (BFS). George Best Belfast City Airport is a single-runway airport 5 km from Belfast city center. This small airport is named after Northern Ireland's most famous footballer. It has ample parking, car hire services, and limited shopping, eating and drinking options. Belfast International Airport is 21.3 km outside of the city of Belfast but is well connected via the 300a bus, which will take travelers to Belfast Europa Buscentre in 45 minutes.
Arrival airport: Manchester Airport (MAN), where all flights terminate, is the third-largest airport in the UK, and has a huge range of services and leisure options. Multiple car hire, duty-free and currency options are available, but remember, Belfast and Manchester are both in the UK, so GBP is the currency in both locations.
Omio travellers most frequently book a flight from Belfast International Airport to Manchester Airport for this route.
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their flights from Belfast International Airport and need to travel around 17.1 miles (27.6 km) from the city centre to get to this airport.
Passengers arriving in Manchester most often land in Manchester Airport and need to travel about 8.2 miles (13.2 km) from this airport to reach the city centre. You can check for public transportation connections, airport shuttles or taxi service options available from Manchester Airport to get you to the city centre of Manchester.
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