Düsseldorf to Manchester

These days Manchester is famous for so much more than just football and music. Britain’s 'second city' also boasts unrivalled cultural, gastronomic and shopping scenes and attracts millions of visitors every year. Manchester’s booming economy and excellent links to the rest of the world from Manchester Airport make it the perfect place to do business. And when you’re done with the city, the stunning Peak District National Park is on the doorstep just waiting to be explored. Whether your flight from Düsseldorf to Manchester is for business or leisure, this must-see city will inspire and delight you.

For the latest information on our flight schedules from Düsseldorf (DUS) to Manchester Airport (MAN), take a look at our Flybe Timetable page for this route, and for the return journey, take a look at the Manchester to Düsseldorf page.

The sections below offer tips and guidance about your trip, covering everything you need to know. In a hurry? Then use the list below to fast-forward to the information you need.


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Getting to Düsseldorf Airport (DUS)

Just 5 miles from the centre of Dusseldorf, Dusseldorf Airport is easy to reach via car in under 15 minutes, or via the city's excellent public transport.

ParkingDüsseldorf Airport offers a variety of both short and long stay parking options, but to get the best price, we recommend booking in advance. To do so, visit the Düsseldorf Airport website. For a parking experience like you've never experienced before, choose the PremiumPLUS parking option and the airport's innovative parking robot, 'RAY', will park your car for you fully automatically!

For passengers being dropped off, short stay car parks P11 (free) and P12 (chargeable for every 12 minutes) are just a 1-minute walk from the terminal.

By train
Düsseldorf Airport has two train stations, both named Düsseldorf Flughafen - one for local S-Bahn services including trains from central Dusseldorf, and another for high-speed intercity services. Over 350 trains stop at the airport every day. The journey time from central Düsseldorf to the airport is 15-20 minutes.On arrival, the airport’s SkyTrain will take you straight into the terminal from the station building.

By bus
Several bus services from central Düsseldorf and other surrounding areas stop at the bus station located in front of the main Arrivals hall.

For more information on trains and buses to Dusseldorf Airport, visit the Rheinbahn website.


Düsseldorf Airport Departures

At a glance:

  • Short stay and long stay car parking
    Book in advance via the Düsseldorf Airport website.
  • Free WiFi for up to 30 minutes
  • Bookable Fast Track Security
  • Bookable Air Berlin Executive Lounge
  • Cafés and restaurants
  • Newsagents and bureau de change
  • Shopping including Duty Free

Check-in and bag drop at Düsseldorf Airport

We recommend you check-in online before you leave home wherever possible. However, if this is not possible, you can check-in and collect your boarding pass at the airport free of charge. Read more about the check-in options available by airport.

Flybe flights typically depart from Departure Area C at Düsseldorf Airport. The facilities in this area are as follows:

Facilities before Security

  • Cafés and restaurants
  • Bureau de change
  • Bank
  • Pharmacy.


  • Books and newsagent
  • Clothing and accessories
  • Health and beauty
  • Toys and souvenirs
  • Mobile phone, multimedia and music
  • Jewellery and watches
  • Supermarket
  • Cafés and restaurants
  • Bureau de change
  • Pharmacy.

Facilities after Security

  • Cafés and restaurants
  • Bureau de change
  • Pharmacy.


  • Duty Free
  • Multimedia and music
  • Books and newsagent
  • Clothing, shoes and accessories
  • Watches and jewellery
  • Massage and wellness centre
  • Leather goods
  • Bakery.


Manchester Airport Arrivals

Once you've arrived on your flight from Düsseldorf to Manchester, take a look at our Manchester Airport Arrivals guide to find out everything you need to know about getting from Manchester Airport to the city centre when you arrive. To find out more, you can also visit our dedicated Manchester Airport information page or browse other flights to Manchester.


Visiting Manchester

From seeing the sights to staying overnight and not forgetting where to eat, drink and shop for an authentic Mancunian experience, our Visiting Manchester guide has lots of information on how to get the most from your visit.


Doing business in Manchester

With state-of-the art conference facilities, meeting rooms for every occasion and heaps of great ways to spend your spare time, Manchester is the ideal venue for that all-important business trip. For more details and recommendations, visit our dedicated Business in Manchester page.