Manchester Airport is the third busiest airport in the United Kingdom and the largest in the country out with London.
The airport, opened in 1938, is owned and operated by the Manchester Airports Group and is located 13.9 km south west of Manchester city centre.
Manchester Airport is one of only two British airports that have two runways over 3000 metres in length. It contains three terminals and is currently undergoing major expansion, with refurbishment of the retail and security areas of all three terminals already completed.
Terminals 1 and 2 are connected by a skylink, which also connects the airport to a railway station and hotel. Terminal 3, which mostly services domestic routes, is connected to Terminal 1 by a covered walkway.
Manchester Airport includes a range of onsite facilities including dedicated business amenities, free internet access in all terminals and two multi-faith prayer rooms. The airport also offers shower facilities and a spa, as well as a plethora of shopping, drinking and dining options.