Manchester Airport station
Under airport terminal
Monday to Sunday:
6:30 AM to 10:30 PM
From Sunday 02 February 2020 Penalty Fares will apply at this station.
If you wish to take a cycle on ANY TransPennine Express services you MUST make a cycle reservation BEFORE you travel. These can be made up to 15 minutes before the departure time.
How to book a bike space:
• WhatsApp: 07812 223 336
• Twitter: @TPEAssist
• Phone: Call 0345 600 1671 (Option 3)
• Online/App: Reserve your bike when you buy your ticket at tpexpress.co.uk or on our app. Search TPExpress in the app/play store.
• Booking Office: Cycle reservations can be requested at any booking office.
PICK UP / DROP OFF at the station
From Tuesday 10th July 2018, Manchester Airport introduced a charge for dropping off at the airport by the entrance to the rail station. Further details of the charge and alternative pick up / drop off points are available here
Ticket buying & collection
Oyster Pre Pay:
Applicable Operators: Northern, TransPennine Express
Ticket Office Note:
Adjacent to the Ticket Office on the main concourse.
Lost Property Contact Available:
Customer Help Points:
Passenger Information Systems:
Passport Photo Booth
Telephones (Cards & Coins):
The toilets are located at platform level, behind the lifts. The Ladies toilets are located at the end of Platform 3. The Gents toilets are located at the end of Platform 2. The National key toilets are located at platform level, behind the lifts, at the end of Platform 2; these toilets are operated by a radar key.
Waiting Room Note:
Closed until further notice
Cycle Storage Availability:
No cycle storage
Cycle Storage CCTV:
Location for rail replacement services:
Rail Replacement bus services depart from stands L & M of the adjacent Bus Station which is situated close to the ticket office.
Taxi Rank Note:
The nearest taxi rank is at Terminal 1.
Bus Service Note:
Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format here
Accessible Booking Office Counter:
Accessible Public Telephones:
Accessible Public Telephones Note:
In the station cafe on platforms 2 and 3
Accessible Toilets Note:
The National key toilets are located at platform level, behind the lifts, at the end of Platform 2; these toilets are operated by a radar key.
Ramp For Train Access:
Step Free Access:
Step Free Access Note:
Step free access is provided from the Ground Transport Interchange to all platforms via lifts or ramps.
This station is staffed for all services.
This station is Category A.
Station staff can provide assistance from Meeting Point 1 (adjacent to the Station Booking Office) and throughout the railway station, and with boarding and alighting the train.
Customers requiring assistance should make themselves known to station staff no less than 20 minutes prior to the departure time of their train.
Customers requiring assistance to access other services or to connect with terminals should request this from their airline or Manchester Airport Group.
Assistance can be requested in advance by contacting the TransPennine Express Assisted Travel Team on 0800 107 2149 (18001 prefix for TextRelay).
Accessible Ticket Machines:
Impaired Mobility Set Down:
Impaired Mobility Set Down Note:
Railway staff will assist customers arriving by train from their train to Station Assistance Point 1, near the front of the station. If onward assistance is needed, for example to an airport terminal, customers will need to contact their airline directly to arrange this.
Staff Help Available:
Staff Help Available Opening Times:
Monday to Sunday 24 hours
The information in this document was generated 18/04/2021 11:48:41