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Travel Links to the Island

Whether you choose to fly or sail to the Isle of Man you'll be impressed with how easy it is to reach Manx shores.

By sea

You can travel back and forth to the Isle of Man via ferry from the port in the Island's capital, Douglas. The Steam Packet operates daily sailings to the UK and seasonal sailings to Ireland.

From Fast Craft Conventional
Heysham (Lancashire) 2hrs 3hrs 30mins
Liverpool/Birkenhead 2hrs 45mins 4hrs 15mins
Dublin 2hrs 55mins 4hrs 45mins
Belfast 2hrs 45mins 4hrs 45mins

By air

The Island's airport is situated in Castletown in the south of the Island. There are regular flights to the UK and Ireland from a range of well-known airlines.

Our trip to the Isle of Man will definitely not be our last, we fell in love with this beautiful land. The charm of the seaside villages, the beautiful food, the friendly people and the short flight are just a few reasons why. Reveal Magazine

Most airlines operate daily flights to the Island; below we've listed a few examples and approximate flight times. 

From Airline Approx. Flight Time
Birmingham Flybe 55 minutes*
Bristol Easyjet 60 minutes*
Dublin Aer Lingus Regional 40 minutes*
Liverpool Flybe and Easyjet 40 minutes*
London (City) British Airways 75 minutes*
London (Gatwick) Easyjet 75 minutes*
London (Luton) Flybe 75 minutes*
Manchester Flybe 45 minutes*
Belfast City Eastern Airways 40 minutes*
Newcastle Eastern Airways 60 minutes*

*Flight times shown include time to embark and disembark the aircraft



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