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xxx Apr 29th, 2002 10:32 AM

Heathrow to Manchester Airport
 
After a 6 AM landing at Heathrow, what would be the best/easiest way to get to Manchester Airport? Is it possible to catch the train at Heathrow or would it be necessary to go into London?

xxx Apr 29th, 2002 10:45 AM

The (seemingly!) best option I can find is the Heathrow Express into Paddington, then to Manchester Picadilly and then on to the airport.

Gregory Apr 29th, 2002 10:49 AM

Hi,<BR><BR>How about a flight with British airways or bmi British midland from Heathrow to Manchester airport? Flight time around 50 minutes and with the new pricing structures on both airlines ( ie no saturday night min stay) you can get a return from around &pound;70 inlcuding taxes.

xxx Apr 29th, 2002 12:36 PM

We're considering it. Unfortunately, the British Midland website is down today. BA quoted 126 GBP per person one way--we don't need a return.

Andre Apr 29th, 2002 12:45 PM

xxx,<BR><BR>Did you try booking a return with a fictional return date? You might get a better fare. You don't have to use the return leg.<BR><BR>Andre


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