Flights to Manchester

Discover Manchester: The Capital of the North

Cuisine, Culture, Nature

Manchester is constantly growing and is known for its architecture, culture, football, and music. United Kingdom Manchester is a city famous for its amazing architecture, and many people come to Manchester to wander around and admire the interesting historical buildings. The city is also home to some of the World's most famous football clubs; Manchester United & Manchester City. It is a lively city with good music and beautiful buildings and is definitely worth visiting. Explore Corendon Airlines' affordable and flexible Manchester flights and book your flight to this magical city immediately.

Feature / Location

First industrialised city in the world / Located in the North West England

Currency

Great British Pound

Weather

Summers are warm and partly cloudy; winters are long, cold and windy

Time Zone

GMT

Airports

Manchester Airport

Activities

Enjoy concerts; go to a football match

Manchester is also renowned for its sporting heritage. It has two prominent football clubs: Manchester United and Manchester City. Both teams have large and dedicated fan bases and have achieved success at domestic and international levels. In addition to its cultural and sporting attractions, Manchester is a hub for education and research. It is home to several universities, including the University of Manchester and Manchester Metropolitan University, which attract students from around the World. Search Corendon Airlines for the most suitable flights to Manchester now and discover this beautiful city.

What Is Manchester Best Known For?

Manchester has a big place in music and sports worlds. The city also known for its beutiful buildings and warm community spirit. 

  • Cuisine
  • Culture
  • Nature

Manchester Cuisine

Cuisine
Manchester Cuisine Eccles cake
Manchester Cuisine Eccles cake

Eccles cake

The Eccles cake, a buttery puff pastry usually round in shape is filled with currants, raisins and spices and sprinkled with sugar on the top and named after the town of Eccles is sure to give your tastebuds a taste to remember.

Manchester Cuisine Manchester tart
Manchester Cuisine Manchester tart

Manchester tart

Manchester tart is a traditional delicacy that was once known as a favourite on the school dinners menu until the mid-1980s. A beautiful desert made of shortcrust pastry spread with raspberry jam and filled with a custard filling then topped with flakes of coconut and a Maraschino Cherry placed on top.

Manchester Cuisine Pasty barm
Manchester Cuisine Pasty barm

Pasty barm

The Pasty barm native to Bolton and once described as a cheap dinner and Bolton's favourite snack is and can only be described as a pie usually meat and potato in a sandwich. Although not your usual daily food intake you can't visit Manchester without trying these tasty delights.

Manchester Culture

Culture
Manchester Culture Manchester Art Gallery
Manchester Culture Manchester Art Gallery

Manchester Art Gallery

Manchester Art Gallery is a world-class award-winning venue and has been part of city life since 1823. It's one of the cities most visited places thanks to its display of contemporary works, photography, design samples, decorative and historical works and focuses on developing a place where it inspires and innovates as many audiences as possible.

Manchester Culture Palace Theatre & Opera House
Manchester Culture Palace Theatre & Opera House

Palace Theatre & Opera House

Palace Theatre & Opera House are sister venues which showcase the best productions that the UK has to offer. The Opera house, on the Quay side is a sight in itself being a Grade 2 Listed Building from 1912. The Palace Theatre, one of the main theatres in Manchester where art is brought to life dates back to 1891 and between them both they have 4,000 seating capacity. You will be dazzled and amazed at the productions they host from popular musicals, cosmopolitan ballets and slapstick comedy pantomimes. Taking in a show is a must do on your visit to Manchester.

Manchester Culture The Museum of Science and Industry
Manchester Culture The Museum of Science and Industry

The Museum of Science and Industry

The Museum of Science and Industry can only be described as an icon of Manchester museums, hosting world class exhibitions and events. The museum gives you an insight into the relationship between science and industry over the last 250 years of ideas and innovations but, in a very interactive way and appeals to all audiences no matter how old you are. Housed in the Old Liverpool Road Station which was the world's first purpose-built passenger and goods railway and is still home to the oldest surviving steam locomotive, Puffing Bill. Be sure to visit this interactive gem on your Manchester Visit.

Manchester Nature

Nature
Manchester Nature Fletcher Moss Botanical Gardens
Manchester Nature Fletcher Moss Botanical Gardens

Fletcher Moss Botanical Gardens

Fletcher Moss Botanical Gardens is located in Didsbury, a park with alpine rock gardens and a nature reserve. It was donated to the city in 1915 and is both a botanical garden and a habitat for wildlife and is also a centre for outdoor sports activity. Sheltered from the elements the south facing slope is home to the main rock gardens with small waterfalls that run into the pond. The gardens are home to many different species of plants, shrubs and trees and make a nice day out if the weather is bright.

Manchester Nature Heaton Park
Manchester Nature Heaton Park

Heaton Park

Heaton Park is the biggest park in the North West of England and the largest Municipal Park in Europe and has the highest point in the city. The park itself has many structures throughout however, one of the most popular buildings is Grade 1 Listed, the Heaton Hall Country House and the park itself is listed Grade 2 due to nine listed structures. The park has seen many concerts throughout its days including Manchester's own Oasis! The landscapes have been restored and the design is set to display the hall and the Pennines. The park has various paths, old trees, a boating lake, The Tram Museum, The Old Town Hall Colonade, The Papal Monument symbolising the place that Pope John Paul II held an outdoor mass, The Pleasure Grounds & Dell Gardens with stunning flower beds and lots of beautiful seating areas and much much more. It truly is a beauty of nature and one not to be missed.

Manchester Nature The Pennine Way
Manchester Nature The Pennine Way

The Pennine Way

The National Parks along the Pennine Way national trail in England can be accessed in Edale just outside of Manchester and can be easily reached within 45 minutes by train. The Pennines have some of the best hiking trails in the UK along with the best natural scenery full of large rocks, tufts of grass, waterfalls and many structures. We highly recommend if you love the outdoors and weather permits you spend some time on the Pennine Way you will not forget the experience.

Frequently Asked Questions About Manchester

Does it rain all the time in Manchester?

Despite popular belief, Manchester does not always rain and has warmer weather between June and August with the least rainfall.

Does Manchester have a beach?

No, the nearest beaches worth visiting are in Blackpool, a 90-minute drive away, or direct by train, or Thurstaston in the Wirral, Liverpool, a 75-minute drive.

What is the Manchester accent?

Mancunian, or Manc for short, is the accent and dialect of Manches.

Where can I find cheap Manchester flight tickets?

Shopping for Manchester flight tickets, you need to plan your vacation, and Corendon Airlines offers you to catch cheap Manchester flight ticket deals. You are guaranteed great quality and excellent service by booking your Manchester flight tickets with Corendon Airlines.

Where can I stay while in Manchester?

Manchester offers various accommodation options to suit different budgets and preferences. The Midland, Radisson Blu Edwardian, and The Principal Manchester are some central and popular types of Manchester hotels. With various promotional offers, you can book a Manchester hotel from Corendon Airlines hotel options.

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Airport & transportation

Manchester has a good public transport network with many buses, trains, and trams. Getting around the city and surrounding areas is easy, and the city center's compact nature makes walking popular and enjoyable. In addition to bus, train, and tram options, free buses provide a free 'hop on, hop off' service linking all of the main rail stations, shopping districts, and business areas. There are also lots of cycle routes for biking lovers.

Direct flights to Manchester

Direct flights to Manchester allow you to enjoy arriving in the city without wasting time. If you are looking for a Turkey Manchester flight ticket, you can easily find direct flights to Manchester from Turkey with Corendon Airlines. Look at Corendon Airlines Manchester flight ticket deals and take advantage of our cheap flights to Manchester.

Manchester Weather

The weather in Manchester differs according to the season. Summers in the city are generally mild to warm, with average temperatures ranging from 15°C to 20°C (59°F to 68°F). However, occasional heat waves can push temperatures higher. Rainfall is relatively evenly distributed throughout the year, including summer. On the other hand, Manchester winters are generally cold, with average temperatures ranging from 2°C to 7°C (36°F to 45°F). Snowfall is possible but not very common. It's advisable to be prepared for chilly and damp weather.

3 C Light Rain
TODAY Mar 3, Sun
  • Mar 4, Mon 8 Scattered Clouds
  • Mar 5, Tue 6 Overcast Clouds
  • Mar 6, Wed 9 Broken Clouds
  • Mar 7, Thu 5 Overcast Clouds

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