Favourite airline: Etihad Airways
The majority of passengers on the route Manchester – Lahore prefer to fly with Etihad Airways.
Etihad Airways
11 %
Turkish Airlines
10 %
3 %
Tip: book 15 days before departure
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15 days before departure
Cheapest weekday: Friday
Choosing the right day of the week is worthwhile as prices of flights on this route are cheapest on Friday.
Direct flights are more expensive
Flights with a stopover are on average £72.00 cheaper than direct flights.
non stop flight
1 stop
2 stops
07h 50min
31h 30min
16h 40min
Favourite connection: via Amsterdam and Abu Dhabi
13 % of tickets booked on this route are for flights via Amsterdam and Abu Dhabi.
2 stopovers Amsterdam Schiphol Abu Dhabi
23h 25min, from £624
13 %
1 stopover Doha
13h 05min, from £443
13 %
1 stopover Abu Dhabi
17h 55min, from £414
11 %
Return from £364.00
The best return flight offer is currently available with a departure on 01/03/19 and a return on 08/03/19.


Lahore - Pakistan's second largest metropolis

Lahore is the cultural hub of Pakistan. It features a walled inner city, and a vast number of modern and historic attractions, including Lahore Fort, colonial-gothic buildings, the Badshahi Mosque and Shalimar Gardens.


Best weather and events in Lahore

Lahore may be visited at any time of the year. However, the hottest months are from May until August, during which time temperatures may reach 30 to 40 °C. In July and August there tend to be quite a lot of days with substantial rain - this is monsoon season. The months of October, November, March and April are considered to be the best time to visit Lahore due to comfortable temperatures and fewer rainy days.


Basic facts about Lahore - visa, vaccinations, safety and costs

For those visiting Lahore with a British passport, it is necessary to be in possession of a visa and a passport with a six month validity. If travelling to Lahore via another country, it may be necessary to have been vaccinated against yellow fever. It is recommended that precautions are exercised against the possibility of mosquito bites as there is a high risk of Dengue and Malaria - particularly during the monsoon season. It is advised that routine vaccinations against polio, hepatitis A, tetanus, diphtheria, typhoid and rabies be up to date. It is illegal to consume alcohol in public places and to know that some acts, such as blasphemy, adultery, and drug possession, carry a high penalty and possibly the death sentence. Costs in Lahore tend to be less expensive than in the UK. Expect to pay approximately 200Rs for a meal at an inexpensive restaurant, or around 1,000Rs for a three-course meal for two people at a mid-range restaurant. For a 1.5 litre of bottled water expect to pay about 48Rs, and for a non-alcoholic bottle of wine approximately 1,200Rs.


Lahore local information - transport and accommodation

Travel from Allama Iqbal International Airport to Lahore city centre takes about 25 minutes by taxi, and costs around 600Rs. It is cheaper to catch the B-08 bus to the central bus station. A single fare for this trip costs about 35Rs. Many hotels provide complimentary shuttle services to and from the airport. Expect to pay around 500Rs per person, per night for a cheap hostel room, and approximately 4,500Rs for 3-star hotel accommodation. Single trip bus fares within the city tend to cost about 18Rs. For those travelling by rickshaw, fares are generally negotiable.