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Terminal 1 and 3 Mid Stay Parking

Manchester Airport, Manchester, M90 1QX

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COVID-19 Information (Manchester Airport)

  • The information in this section was taken in October 2020.
  • The terminals remain open for business aligned to passenger schedules. However Terminal 2 has closed with all operations concentrated in Terminal 1 and Terminal 3. Further information on terminal changes can be found here.
  • Some of the car products have paused trading due to the changes in terminal operations. At present this includes; Meet and Greet products in all terminals, Jet Parks products and the Terminal 2 car parking products. The airport have recently launched a Drop & Go car park product which serves Terminal 1 & 3.
  • There have been no changes to the airports opening times.
  • A small external queuing system exists for Terminal 1 A.
  • To manage social distancing in the terminals, only travelling persons are permitted in terminal buildings.
  • For guests requiring special assistance they may be assisted up to such a point where they have reported to ABM or proceeded through security having completed the check-in process.
  • In Terminal 1 on the main departures level (A), access to the check-in hall is permitted only through Doors 2. Doors 1 & 3 are unavailable during this time.
    Access into the terminal using the escalator from the Skylink us not available. Adjacent lifts/stairs should be used.
  • Hand sanitiser is available at all entry/exit points and key 'high touch' areas. These have been positioned so as to not impede general access around the site.
  • General orientation around the buildings is unchanged with the exception of Terminal 1 check-in.
  • Signage is in place across the site to enforce the social distancing measures. This is supported by regular audio announcements.
  • Protective screens have been installed at all counters where face to face transactions occur including the reception points for assistance, check-in, ticket desks and in retail outlets. In other areas such as security where this is not practical, the wearing of face coverings is mandatory.
  • Toilets are available.
  • There have been no changes to the toileting facilities.
  • The adult changing facility in Terminal 2 is currently closed due to the closure of the terminal.
  • Additional Customer Service personnel have been added within the check-in halls to manage access control for travelling guests only.
  • For more information about the measures in place for Covid-19 please click here (new tab) .

Introduction

  • Services / facilities within the building include Greggs, the Spud Factory, Joe's Kitchen, Post Office, Travelex Foreign Exchange, Boots, WHSmith, Spar, The Aviation Shop, Voyager Arcade and Car Rental Courtesy Phones.
  • Related link Terminal 1 Baggage Reclaim.
  • Http://www.disabledgo.com/access-guide/manchester-airport/terminal-1-baggage-reclaim-2

Introduction

Getting Here

Getting Help and Assistance

  • There is a member of staff available for help and assistance.
  • There is not a member of staff trained in British Sign Language.
  • British Sign Language interpreters can be provided on request.
  • The alternative formats documents can be provided in include; Braille on request and large print on request.
  • There is not an assistance dog toilet or toileting area at the venue/nearby.
  • Water bowls for assistance dogs are available.

Vehicle Entrance

  • The Mid Stay car park is located off the road leading past the Terminal 3 Multi Storey car park.
  • There are 2 entrances off this road, with barriers and number plate recognition cameras.
  • For assistance there is an intercom at an accessible height.
  • There is no height barrier at this entrance.

Parking

  • There are 10+ Blue Badge bays located directly to the right of the entrance.
  • These are clearly marked with the dimensions 470cm x 590cm.
  • The nearest bay is 3m from the pedestrian exit, with the furthest 19m from the exit.
  • There is a upper deck level of parking.
  • There are 15+ clearly marked steps leading down from the upper deck of parking.
  • There is staff and visitor parking is located at the rear of the car park.

Exit (Pedestrian Exit)

  • Exit View
    • This information is for the exit located at the front of the car park, by the Blue Badge bays.
    • The exit area/door is clearly signed internally.
    • The exit is ramped/sloped.
    • The width of the door opening is 90cm.
  • Ramp/Slope View
    • The ramp/slope is located just beyond the exit.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.
    • The ramp/slope is portable.
    • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the ramp.
  • Comments View
    • The exit leads to a zebra crossing, with dropped kerbs and tactile paving both sides, and then a path leading beside the Multi Storey car park to Terminal 3.