Manchester International Airport (MAN) handles tourist charter
flights to Banjul on Friday, Saturday & Monday &
Tuesday during the winter holiday season in the months of November,
December, January, February, March & April. The approximate
dates are between 1 November 2017 to 30 April 2018.
It is a hub that is served by other regional UK airports with
connecting links from Birmingham, Cork, Galway, Waterford, Ireland
West Airport Knock, Inverness, Edinburgh, County Kerry, Shannon,
Exeter, London Heathrow Airport (LHR, BAA), Stansted,
Plymouth, Newquay, Southampton and Norwich.
There are three airlines companies that operate on the route which
• Thomas Cook Their in-house airline
flies out to Banjul on Saturdays and Mondays. They are currently
the only airline departing on the weekend from the UK. Outbound
flights are charged
differently from inward journeys so there is much greater flexibility
regarding the number of nights you can stay in Gambia. To give
an example one can depart from Manchester on a Monday for 9 nights
in Banjul and return on a Saturday. The same possibility is also
applicable for passengers who wish to stay for 12 nights.
• Thomson Fly who depart from
Manchester once a week between ~ 07.11.17 to 24.04.18.
• TC Airlines are leased by the Gambia
Experience to fly their passengers to Banjul on Saturday and
Monday departing between ~ 2nd November 2017 and 26th April 2018.
Thomson passengers a given a greater choice of lengths of stay
which includes 10 or 11 days. To illustrate the point one can
make a Friday departure to The Gambia for 11 nights and return
to MAN Airport on a Tuesday. Another possibility is to fly out
on a Tuesday for 10 days and return on a Friday.
(Off the A538 & Ringway Road)
+44 (0) 8712 710 711 (Customer services)
+44 090 10 10 1000
Departures and Arrivals
+44 (0) 161 489 3813
• For those flying from Manchester International to Banjul (Yundum)
find here which terminal you will be embarking from whether
its by charter or scheduled.
[The above information should not be relied upon to make any travel
decisions as it may be subject to change. Seek advice from your
travel agent, tour operator or the carrier concerned]. Any above
offers are subject to availability.