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Terminal 2 East Multi Storey Car Park

Manchester Airport, Manchester, M90 1QX

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COVID-19 Information (Manchester Airport)

  • The information in this section was taken in October 2021.
  • Further information on terminal changes can be found here.
  • 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.
  • Manchester Airport strongly recommends the wearing of face coverings at all times in the terminal building. This is in line with government guidance, which states that it expects and recommends face coverings to be worn on public transport and where crowds can gather. Many airlines are continuing to make face coverings mandatory, so passengers are advised to check with their carrier before flying.
  • 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.
  • From Monday 4 October, those who have been fully vaccinated will not need a pre-departure test before arriving into England from a non red list country. Later in October, fully vaccinated passengers will be able to take a lateral flow test instead of a day 2 PCR test.
  • For more information about the measures in place for Covid-19 please click here (new tab) .

Summary

Location

  • This car park can be accessed from Terminal 2 Departures Check-In and Terminal 2 Arrivals.

Outside Access (Multi Storey Car Park Vehicle Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the rear of the car park, off Palma Avenue.
  • Comments View
    • There are 3 lanes available with a height restriction of 2 metres, although the left hand lane is for staff only.

Level Change (Level A Entrance)

  • There is a slope located in front of the entrance.
  • The slope is moderate.
  • The slope is permanent.

Outside Access (Level D Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located facing terminal departures entrances.
  • Comments View
    • There is not level access at this entrance.
    • The main doors open automatically.
    • The doors are double width.
    • The door opening is 178cm (5ft 10in) wide.
    • There are 3 identical entrances by the 3 sets of lift.
    • The details here are for the central entrance.
    • It is 26 metres from Door 2 of Terminal 2 Departures.

Level Change (Level D Entrance)

  • There is a slope located in front of the entrance.
  • The slope is moderate.
  • The slope is permanent.

Inside Access

  • There is not level access through the car park.
  • The lighting levels are varied.

Level Change (Inside Access)

  • There are easy and moderate ramps located throughout the car park.

Other Floors

  • Steps View
    • The floors which are accessible by stairs are levels A-D.
    • There are 15+ steps between floors.
    • The lighting levels are medium.
    • The steps are not clearly marked.
    • The steps are deep (18cm+).
    • The steps do have handrails.
    • The steps have a handrail on both sides.
    • There is a landing.

Lift

  • There is a lift for public use.
  • The lift is located at the front of the car park.
  • The lift is a standard lift.
  • The floors which are accessible by this lift are Levels A-D.
  • The lift is 4m (4yd 1ft) from the level A and D entrances.
  • Staff do not need to be notified for use of the lift.
  • The dimensions of the lift are 184cm x 182cm (6ft x 5ft 12in).
  • The clear door width is 107cm (3ft 6in).
  • There are not separate entry and exit doors in the lift.
  • There is not a mirror to aid reversing out of the lift.
  • The controls for the lift are not within 120cm from the floor.
  • The controls are 92-121cm high.
  • The lighting level in the lift is medium.
  • The lift does not have Braille markings.
  • The lift does have tactile markings.

Parking

  • Parking is not free for all users.
  • The car park is on levels B - D.
  • The car park type is multi-storey.
  • Parking spaces for Blue Badge holders do not need to be booked in advance.
  • There are 10+ designated parking bay(s) within the car park.
  • The dimensions of the designated parking bay(s) are 2.4m x 4.7m (7ft 10in x 15ft 5in).
  • The nearest designated bay is 8m (26ft 2in) from the lift.
  • The furthest designated bay is 18m (37yd 2in) from the lift.
  • The route from the car park to the entrance is accessible to a wheelchair user with assistance.
  • Assistance may be required because there is/are slopes/ramps.
  • The car park surface is concrete.
  • The car park does have a height restriction barrier.
  • The maximum height is 2m (6ft 6in).
  • There are 2 designed bays, either side of each of the 3 lift blocks in the car park.
  • Arrivals Pick Up use Levels B and C of the car park.
  • There are Premium Parking bays located on Level D, by the lifts on the far left from the car park (photographs 4 and 5).

Assistance Point 24

  • Asssitance Point 24 is located next to Door 1 to Arrivals and Ground Floor Departures Check-In.
  • It is 28 metres from the level A entrance.
  • For more information on assistance that is available, please see the Airport website Accessibility page.

Assistance Point 22

  • Assistance Point 22 is located next to Door 2 to Departures.
  • It is 28 metres from the level D entrance.
  • For more information on assistance that is available, please see the Airport website Accessibility page.

Lift Area Assistance Point

  • Assistance points are located on levels B-D, next to the central lifts.
  • They are 3 metres from the lifts.
  • For more information on assistance that is available, please see the Airport website Accessibility page.

Accessible Toilet(s)

  • The nearest accessible toilet(s) is/are located Terminal 2 Departures Check-In.

Standard Toilet(s)

  • The nearest standard toilet(s) is/are located Terminal 2 Departures Check-In.

Additional Info

  • Staff do receive disability awareness / equality training.
  • Documents can be requested in Braille.
  • Documents can be requested in large print.
  • A member of staff trained in BSL skills is not generally on duty.
  • This service can be requested.
  • Staff are Text Relay aware.