Gambia Information Site
Home   Travel    Flights To Banjul

Flights from Manchester Airport to Gambia

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 are:

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.

By joining 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.

Manchester Airport
(Off the A538 & Ringway Road)
Greater Manchester
M90 1QX
Tel no:
+44 (0) 8712 710 711 (Customer services)

+44 090 10 10 1000 (50p+ per minute)
Departures and Arrivals

Fax: +44 (0) 161 489 3813
The above information should not be relied upon to make any travel decisions as it may be subject to change without notice. Seek advice from your travel agent, tour operator or the carrier concerned.

Home    Disclaimer   Privacy Policy

Copyright © 2009
Access Gambia All Rights Reserved.