During your Manchester holiday, dedicate a day to observing the city's leading art galleries. Whitworth Art Gallery is a good place to begin. Read more...
Flights to Manchester from Brisbane
At Whitworth Art Gallery, you can see historic art collections lie side by side with modern pieces. The gallery is also home to a predominant collection of prints, wallpaper and the most comprehensive collection of flat textiles outside of London. At the Manchester Gallery you will find a beautiful collection of Pre-Raphaelite and Impressionist art.
For something more contemporary, the Castlefield Gallery is run by artists and showcases conceptual pieces by emerging talent. The International 3 is another independent gallery with a focus on conceptual art. Both galleries are great examples of the creative community and innovative vision that Manchester's art scene is famous for.
Serious art lovers may wish to take a tour of the city's art galleries, or bring home an artistic piece of Manchester with them.
Manchester Airport (MAN)
Flights from Australia to Manchester will disembark at Manchester Airport.
Manchester Airport (MAN) is located south of central Manchester in Ringway, a location that gives the airport its unofficial name. The airport has two runways and three terminals and won the Travel Weekly Globe Award for Best Airport in 2008.
Airport Accommodation: There are a number of hotels located in close proximity to Manchester Airport. Book your Manchester Airport accommodation.
Getting to Manchester
There are many airlines that offer flights to London from Australia that involve a stopover in a third destination. Flights from Sydney or Melbourne via Dubai or Abu Dhabi take between 23 and 30 hours depending on the stopover.
Airlines that fly to Manchester
Airlines that offer cheap flights to Manchester from Australia include:
- Air France
- British Airways
- Scandinavian Airlines
- Swiss International Air Lines
- Virgin Atlantic
For more on Manchester holidays check out our Manchester travel guide.
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