Say a big hello to more of the US from Manchester with Virgin Atlantic

This spring Virgin Atlantic, in partnership with Delta Air Lines, is delighted to announce the expansion of US flights from Manchester. The USA will now be more accessible than ever before, thanks to three brand new direct routes to New York, San Francisco and Boston.

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Lufthansa enhance UK connections

Lufthansa have released their winter timetable and cemented their further commitment to the UK market with additional flights to Frankfurt. Due to increased customer demand Lufthansa will add an additional flight to their existing Manchester to Frankfurt and Dublin to Frankfurt Services, plus the Glasgow to Munich route will increase to four times weekly from 29th October 2017. Travellers will also be able connect onwards to Lufthansa's six new destinations from Frankfurt to Kuusamo; Finland, Cluj and Timișoara; Romania, Reykjavik; Iceland, Palermo; Italy and Santiago de Compostela; Spain.

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Hainan Airlines daily Manchester to Beijing flights

Hainan Airlines will increase their four times a week service from Manchester to Beijing to five flights a week from June then to daily flights over the peak summer season between July and September. Hainan Airlines ambitious expansion into the UK market will offer business and leisure passengers enhanced services on board their new Boeing 787-800 and 787-900 Dreamliner aircraft.

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Qatar Airways launch flights from Cardiff to Doha and beyond

Qatar Airways is to launch a daily flight from Cardiff Airport to its hub in Doha, Qatar, in 2018.  The new service will be the first regular direct long-haul flight linking Wales and South West England to a major global hub in the Gulf region. It will allow business and leisure travellers to fly directly from their local airport via Doha to a choice of over 150 destinations across the globe in Asia, Australasia, Africa and the Middle East. The new service from Cardiff will be the latest addition to a growing network of destinations that Qatar Airways serves across the UK and Ireland.

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Cathay Pacific to boost Manchester to Hong Kong route

Cathay Pacific plan to expand its existing Manchester to Hong Kong service to daily flights from early December 2017 due to rising demand. Cathay has already recently announced an increase in its existing Manchester to Hong Kong service from four to five flights per week this 2nd June. From June onwards, an A350-900 will replace the Boeing 777-300ER on all flights from Manchester, offering the airline’s newest products in Business, Premium Economy and Economy Class with an enhanced inflight entertainment system and Wi-Fi, meaning passengers can stay connected throughout their journey.

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Tried & Tested: Manchester Macdonald Hotel & Spa

If you are commuting into Manchester for an early morning appointment, or doing business in the city for a couple of days, chances are you will need accommodation for at least one night. In a city boasting so many great hotel options how do you choose which one to stay at?
We recently put the Manchester Macdonald Hotel & Spa to the test.

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Additional Cathay Pacific flights to Manchester and Gatwick

On the back of strengthening demand Cathay Pacific will offer more choice and flexibility on their Hong Kong route with daily flights to London Gatwick and a five times weekly service to Manchester from June 2017.

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British Airways new Manchester and Stansted routes

British Airways has announced the launch of seven new routes from Manchester and, three new routes from Stansted for summer 2017. Flights from Manchester will begin in May once weekly to the popular tourist destinations of Alicante, Malaga, Palma, Mykonos, Nice and three times a week to Ibiza. An additional weekly service to London City Airport will provide commuters with a valuable air link between the two cities.

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Virgin Atlantic increase West Coast connections

Virgin Atlantic, in conjunction with Delta, is updating is summer schedule to give customers a better choice of flights to the West Coast. From 1st May to 28th October, they will offer a third non-stop daily service between London Heathrow and Los Angeles International Airport.

The move reflects the company’s strong ambitions to listen to customers and provide the best service and experience possible across the Atlantic by creating greater choice of flights and making connections even easier for customers during the peak summer travel season

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Emirates' third daily A380 Manchester flight

All Emirates flights to Manchester are now operated by the iconic double decker aircraft, the A380. Emirates replaced the Boeing 777-300ER flight from the 1st January 2017 to create a capacity increase to Manchester of 11%, with its third daily A380 on the route.

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