Tel: +44 161 789 1362

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Open from 8.15am (British Summer Time) or from 9am (Winter) 

Close at Sunset or 8pm (whichever earlier)


City Airport, Liverpool Road, Eccles, Manchester. M30 7SA

How to get to us


© 2020 City Airport Ltd

City Airport & Heliport is managed by City Airport Ltd. Registered in England and Wales.
Company Number 05241149 VAT Number GB 991 2815 95.

Peel Holdings Land and Property (UK) Limited | Registered in England & Wales 6497115

Peel L&P | Peel Dome | Intu Trafford Centre | TRAFFORDCITY | Manchester | M17 8PL

Updated 01/04/20


Current Airport status


City Airport is currently closed to all aircraft and helicopter movements, with exception of the Emergency Services, Military flights and other pre-approved essential flights. For flights wishing to enquire please contact us on 0161 789 1362.


Flights and Lessons

If you have flights or lessons booked please contact your Flying School directly for information about rebooking. 



The following events are now cancelled.

Car Boot 12th April

Car Boot 10th May

Car Boot 14th June

Gasco Safety Evening 23rd April

We will continue to assess the present situation with regard to our calendar of events later through the year.

Flying a Drone?

Although we have reduced flights through this period, we still require all drone flights within our Flight Restricted Zone to be submitted for approval. Please visit

Access to site. 

Please be advised that our site is closed and is locked secure. We ask that you do not visit us as you will be unable to gain access.

There will continue to be some activity as we support helicopter flights by the Emergency Services, Military and essential utility helicopters.


In conjunction with our site security team we can arrange limited critical access only to individual tenants and aircraft owners on a pre-approved, advance notice basis. Please call 0161 789 1362 between 9am-5pm Mon-Fri and select option 1 (Operations). 

Notice to all tenants, suppliers, customers and clients of the Peel Group

Due to the current emergency situation resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic, all offices of the Peel Group are currently unstaffed with all employees following the Government directive to work from home and as a consequence of this, the Group is unable to accept delivery by post or in person of any documentation including formal notices or legal documents.

To ensure they are received promptly, please ensure copies of all documents and notices you wish to serve are sent to the following email addresses in addition to you sending copies by post or personal delivery:

Email addresses for legal or finance notices:

This requirement will be in force until further notice.

Future Updates

We want to thank all our employees for continuing to work and being ready to adapt to the changing environment and our customers for supporting us through this difficult time.


Continual assessment of the situation will continue and we will provide updates via our social media, email and website. Meanwhile we thank you for your continued support and custom.  


Please take care of each other and we look forward to being able to reopen again for flying as soon as it becomes safe and appropriate to do so. 


If you have an enquiry and wish to contact us, you can message us directly via Facebook and we will respond as quickly as we are able (, alternatively please give us a call on 0161 789 1362 between 9am-5pm.


Kind regards,


The team at City Airport | Manchester Heliport

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