Christmas at Manchester Airport

Travelling through Manchester Airport at Christmas should be an especially exciting and happy experience, and the chaplaincy is here to assist you in whatever way we can.

During December you may find carol singers from local schools and the wider community around the terminals, there are also special flights for children in the run-up to Christmas. Terminals are decorated for the festive season, and there is even a Christmas Crib located in Terminal 1 Landside.

For passengers wishing to attend a service of Christian worship, details of local churches are below. The chaplaincy team leads prayers every morning in Terminal 1 Multi-faith Prayer Room (Landside, Check In B) at 08.30, and there is a service of Holy Communion on the first Thursday of every month at 13.00 at the same location.

On Christmas Day a service of Holy Communion (Church of England) with be offered at 08.30 (Friday December 25), in the Terminal 1 Multi-faith Prayer Room (Landside, Check In B).

If you are travelling through Manchester Airport at other times over the Christmas period, and would like to find a local church, please see below:

Christian Worship near Manchester Airport

Church of England (Anglican / Episcopal)

William Temple Church, Wythenshawe

Parish Eucharist Sunday 10 am

Robinson Road Woodhouse Park, Wythenshawe M22 0BU

0161 437 3194

Roman Catholic

St Anthony, Wythenshawe

Vigil Mass Saturday 6.30 pm / Sunday Mass 10 am

Dunkery Rd / Portway, Woodhouse Park, Wythenshawe M22 0WR

0161 437 2861

Holy Angels, Hale Barns

Vigil Mass Saturday 6 pm  / Sunday Mass 8.30, 10.30 am

Wicker Lane, Hale Barns WA15 0HF

0161 980 4784


Saint Andrews Methodist Church, Wythenshawe

corner of Ruddpark Rd, Brownley Rd and Robinswood Rd

Sunday Service 10.45 am

Brownley Rd, Manchester, M22 0DW

0161 437 9328

Brown Lane Methodist Church, Heald Green

Sunday Service 9am and 10.30 am

Brown Lane, Heald Green SK8

United Reformed  (Presbyterian / Congregationalist)

Heald Green United Reformed Church
Sunday Service 10.45 am

Wilmslow Road, Heald Green Cheadle SK8 3BH

St Mark's United Reformed Church / The Dandelion Community

Oatlands Rd, Wythenshawe, Manchester M22 1AH

0161 437 4392