Manchester Airport continues to grow and with over 28 million travellers in 2018 is currently third in the ‘UK’s busiest airport’ hit parade. With big plans for terminal upgrades, new routes and re-designed passenger areas we though it would be fun to see where all those travellers are going and which destinations are most popular.
Top of the tree then is Amsterdam, the Dutch capitol famous for its canals, artistic heritage and flowers had over a million visitors from Manchester last year. Dubai, first in previous years is in at third with a modest 8% rise on last year. Dublin has retained second place with its warm welcome and short flight over the Irish Sea making it great for city breaks.
The run to the sun Mediterranean hotspots fill the middle of the table with family long haul favourite Orlando just making it in at number 10.