For those arriving by car there is a comprehensive range of parking facilities at each of the three terminals, which are colour coded for ease of recognition by drivers. There are also petrol stations and mini supermarkets situated at terminals one and two.
Taxi ranks operate from outside of each of the terminals, with hackney cabs in attendance – they will be should be able to inform passengers of fares before starting the journey and accept credit cards.
Coach services run to and from the airport to all the major UK towns and cities including National Express and the coach ticket desk is open daily from 7am to 6pm. Metrolink is Greater Manchester’s tram service which is not at present directly linked to the airport (although there are plans for this in future). Passengers can access the trams by taking a bus service to Manchester Piccadilly –Manchester’s main rail station, via numerous bus services operate from the airport, services which are now 24 hour.