Respondents to a 2013 air traveler survey has voted Manchester Airport as the best airport in the UK. The survey of 1,600 travelers by travel search site Skyscanner asked the travelers to rate the 15 busiest airports in the UK.
London Heathrow, the country’s busiest airport, came in at the fifth place and received the highest votes for transport connectivity. Heathrow is connected to London through a dedicated train link (Heathrow Express) as well as subway and bus services.
Manchester Airport, the third busiest in the UK, led the 15 airports in categories including customer service, facilities, and shopping as well as the best bars and restaurants.
London’s Gatwick Airport, UK’s second busiest airport, came in at the second place.