The cheapest times to fly from SNN to MAN are

  • August 6th to February 4th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from SNN to MAN is late December. Prices can be as high as $741 for Tuesday flights during late March, or as low as $61 for Saturday flights around late December.


When to Fly to Manchester

Flying from Shannon (SNN) to Manchester (MAN) will usually cost between $69 to $654 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late December with an average ticket price of $120. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late March, with an average price of $642. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $522 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $253 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SNN to MAN flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SNN to MAN route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

SNN to MAN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SNN to MAN flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Shannon. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.56, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MAN, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into SNN. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $219 (41%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $226. Return trip prices are from the MAN to SNN flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SNN to MAN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 29 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from SNN to MAN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: East Midlands Airport (EMA) in Derby

  • 53 miles (85 km) away from MAN
  • Usually 73.12% less expensive than MAN
  • Nonstop flights available

See SNN to EMA flights

Destination alternative #2: London Stansted Airport (STN) in London

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from MAN
  • Usually 64.82% less expensive than MAN
  • Nonstop flights available

See SNN to STN flights

Destination alternative #3: Birmingham Airport (BHX) in Birmingham

  • 66 miles (106 km) away from MAN
  • Usually 50.99% less expensive than MAN
  • Nonstop flights available

See SNN to BHX flights


Flight Hacking SNN to MAN

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from SNN to MAN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Nowy Dwor Mazowieckie (SNN > WMI > MAN)

  • Price for both tickets: $209
  • Average savings: $45 (17.59%)

See SNN to flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SNN to MAN? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air France, British Airways, Lufthansa, Ryanair, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Manchester Airport to Shannon Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 279 miles or 449 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SNN to MAN?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SNN to MAN flight is about 1 hour 29 minutes.

How many flights go between Shannon and Manchester?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 29 available flights from SNN to MAN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSNN
Origination airport nameShannon Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeMAN
Destination airport nameManchester Airport
Countrythe United Kingdom


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