Direct Rail

Closest station to Manchester Airport

The closest train station to Manchester Airport is in the Airport itself. Search for Manchester Airport in the ticket box above for train times and to book tickets.

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Manchester Airport

Manchester Airport is an international airport located at Ringway, Manchester, some 8.5 miles to the south west of Manchester city centre. In 2012 it was the UK's third busiest airport by passenger numbers handling just under 20 million passengers. The airport is the largest outside the London region and provides flights to over 200 destinations. The airport has three terminals, a goods terminal and is the only other UK airport apart from London Heathrow to operate two runways over 3,000 m.

How to get to Manchester Airport by train

The railway station is located at the airport and passengers can use the Skylink moving walkways to access the terminal buildings.