Traveling from Atlanta to Manchester
Flights from Atlanta
Finding cheap flights from Atlanta is simple and quick. By using Orbitz.com, travelers are able to compare rates from most airlines that service Atlanta, giving the budget planner plenty of options to choose from.
Atlanta's Major Airport
The Hartsfield-Jackson Airport serves the Atlanta community with numerous daily flights to and from Atlanta. The airport is located about 20 minutes from downtown Atlanta on North Terminal Parkway and is serviced by several major airlines, including AirTran, American, Alaska, Continental, Delta, Frontier, GeorgiaSkies, Southwest, Spirit, United, US Airways, and several regional airlines. Hartsfield-Jackson is the busiest airport in the United States, with O'Hare coming in second. Orbitz.com will compare the fares of these airlines to keep you on budget.
Parking at the Airport
Convenient airport parking is available 24 hours a day, and the price varies depending on which parking lot is chosen. Short- and long-term parking is available, with the average cost for short-term parking being $3 an hour. The lowest cost for long-term parking is $9 a day in Lots A, B, and C. Payments can be made by cash or by a major credit card.
Transportation to the Airport
Transportation to the airport is provided by taxis, buses, trains, and airport shuttles. The cost for a taxi from downtown Atlanta to the Hartsfield-Jackson Airport is around $30, but it is a good option for travelers who would otherwise need to park for several days. At Orbitz.com, the vacation planner can select transportation services when shopping for cheap flights from Atlanta.
Restaurants at the Airport
Because Hartsfield-Jackson is one of the busiest and largest airports, it has numerous concession and dining facilities located inside. Many offer quick snack options or a sit-down breakfast and dinner.
Flights to Manchester
Cheap flights to Manchester, England, are readily available when you use Orbitz.com to locate low fares from anywhere in the world. Travelers to the city will arrive at Manchester Airport, the largest airport in the country outside of London. With three terminals available, it is able to handle flights from a large number of international carriers, including Air France, American Airlines, British Airways, Thomas Cook Airlines and US Airways. The airport is conveniently located less than nine miles from the city's center.
Transportation From the Airport
Once you arrive at Manchester Airport, transportation to the city is easy to obtain. Taxi service is the most convenient, with taxis costing only about $30 to reach the city's center. Bus service is available as well, costing about $6 for a day ticket that will allow you to travel to most districts throughout the city.
The Weather in Manchester
Manchester's weather is seasonal in nature, with summer temperatures averaging around 70 degrees Fahrenheit and winter temps dropping as low as the 30s. Clothing for the warmer months, May to September, should include a light jacket, while the cold winter months require a heavy coat to ward off the chill.
Enjoyable Manchester Attractions
One of the city's biggest attractions, and the reason many visitors seek out cheap flights to Manchester, is the sports teams located in the city. The city has two Premier League Football clubs, Manchester City and Manchester United, both recent Premier League Champions. Manchester United's field holds 76,000 spectators, providing a venue for football that's unmatched by any other in the UK.
Park Inn by Radisson Manchester City Centre4 Cheetham Hill Road, Manchester 4.0 out of 5.0
Radisson Manchester City Centre is a 10-minute stroll from both Manchester Victoria Train Station and the upscale Harvey Nichols department store. Concert venue ...
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Manchester - PiccadillyOne Piccadilly Place, Manchester 4.0 out of 5.0
The hotel is a 3-minute walk from Piccadilly Train Station, which offers a fast link to the airport as well as services to other cities. The cafés and shops ...
Radisson Blu Hotel Manchester, AirportChicago Avenue, Manchester 4.0 out of 5.0
Radisson Blu Hotel Manchester, Airport is connected to the terminals via a covered walkway. The nearest train station is a 2-minute walk, putting the shops, ...
Radisson Blu Edwardian Manchester HotelFree Trade Hall Peter Street, Manchester 5.0 out of 5.0
The hotel is inside one of Manchester's most celebrated buildings, near St. Peter's Square with its convenient Metrolink station. Downtown shops and restaurants ...
Mercure Manchester Piccadilly HotelPortland Street, Manchester 4.0 out of 5.0
This modern hotel rises above Piccadilly Gardens in the centre of Manchester. Arndale Shopping, Selfridges, Harvey Nichols, the Manchester Central Convention ...
Britannia Hotel - Manchester City Centre35 Portland Street, Manchester 3.0 out of 5.0
This 19th century heritage hotel is one block from Manchester's Chinatown, 500 meters from the Palace theatre, and close to Piccadilly Gardens, the Manchester ...
Clayton Hotel, Manchester AirportOutwood Lane, Manchester 4.0 out of 5.0
Clayton Hotel, Manchester Airport is adjacent to Manchester Airport and just a 20-minute drive from the city center, where guests can shop at The Lowry Center ...
Macdonald Manchester Hotel & SpaLondon Road, Manchester 4.0 out of 5.0
Macdonald Manchester Hotel & Spa is a 3-minute walk from Piccadilly Train Station and 10 minutes from O2 Apollo Manchester. Guests can reach city center shops ...
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