Make sure you leave plenty of time to check in. Check in times can usually be found on your ticket or itinerary, or by contacting your airline. As a general guide:
- Long-haul flights – check in three hours prior to departure
- European flights – check in two hours before departure
- UK and Ireland flights – check in one hour prior to departure
Hold and Hand Luggage
Hold and hand luggage must be below a certain weight and size. Please check with your airline for more information.
- Do not pack sharp objects
- Do not carry items for other people
- Do not leave your baggage unattended at any time
Security Procedure and Liquids Rule
Please see the Manchester Airport website for full details on the current security procedure and the liquids rule
There are three terminals at Manchester Airport – you’ll find details of your terminal on your ticket or itinerary.