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Manchester Airport


Manchester Airport station
Under airport terminal
M90 3RR

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Ticket office

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Mon - Sun:  6:30 AM to 10:30 PM

Station details

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    The escalators at this station are currently not available due to refurbishment work. Lifts are available between the station platforms and the concourse.

    From Sunday 19th May, the required notice period for cycle reservations on TransPennine Express will reduce to just 15 minutes.

    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 or on our app. Search TPExpress in the app/play store.

    Booking Office: Cycle reservations can be requested at any booking office.

    Don't forget, you MUST have a reservation to take your bike on board.

    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

General information

Station Operator: TP
Station Code: MIA
Staffing Level: Full Time

Ticket buying & collection

False Oyster Pre Pay
False Oyster Validator
True Smartcard Issued
False Smartcard Validator
False Oyster Topup
True Prepurchase Collection
True Smartcard Topup
True Ticket Machine
Penalty Fares:
Applicable Operators: Northern
Ticket Office Note:
Adjacent to the Ticket Office on the main concourse.

Passenger services

True> Lost Property Contact Available
Website: Go to website
True Ticket Gate

True> Left Luggage Contact Available
Website: Go to website
True Customer Help Points

Station facilities

True> Atm Machine
True Baby Change
True Bureau De Change
True Post Box
True Seated Area
False First Class Lounge
True Shops
False Showers
True Station Buffet
True Telephones (Cards & Coins)
True Toilets
False Tourist Information Office
True Trolleys
False WebKiosk
True WiFi
Wifi Note:

Find WiFi Hotspots around Manchester Airport station

False Waiting Room

Car parking

false Car parking


True Cycle Storage Availability

Sheltered: No
Spaces: 0
Type: N/A
Location: No cycle storage

False Cycle Storage CCTV

Other transport

True Taxi Rank

Taxi Rank Note:

The nearest taxi rank is at Terminal 1.

True Car Hire

Car Hire Note:

Within the Airport.

True Airport
False Metro
True Bus Service


True Accessible Booking Office Counter

False Accessible Public Telephones

Accessible Public Telephones Note:

In the station cafe on platforms 2 and 3

True National Key Toilets

National Key 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.

True Induction Loop
True Wheelchairs Available
True Ramp For Train Access

True 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. 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).

False Accessible Taxis

True Accessible Ticket Machines

True 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.



Live departures and arrivals for Manchester Airport

Live departures for Manchester Airport
Due Destination Platform Expected further details  Additional Information 
00:01 Wilmslow Platform 4A 4A On time 4 coaches See details on departure to Wilmslow
00:45 York Platform 1A 1A On time See details on departure to York
Live arrivals at Manchester Airport
Due Destination Platform Expected further details  Additional Information 
23:39 Edinburgh Platform 1A 1A 23:57 18 mins late See details on departure to Edinburgh
23:52 Liverpool Lime Street Platform 4A 4A 23:58 6 mins late 4 coaches See details on departure to Liverpool Lime Street
00:21 Scarborough Platform 4A 4A 00:29 8 mins late See details on departure to Scarborough
00:53 Liverpool Lime Street Platform Cancelled 4 coaches See details on departure to Liverpool Lime Street
00:56 Newcastle Platform 1A 1A On time See details on departure to Newcastle
01:29 Edinburgh Platform Cancelled See details on departure to Edinburgh
01:36 Manchester Piccadilly Platform On time See details on departure to Manchester Piccadilly

timetables for Manchester Airport

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