Manchester Boston Regional (MHT) Airport
Manchester Boston Regional MHT Airport Overview
The Airport is within city limits of Manchester, reached by major highways (F.E. Everett Pkw & Route 3A to the West, route 28 and I-93 to the East, as well as Hwys 293/105 to the north) - and is 50 miles from the City of Boston.
With an estimated yearly passenger count of 2.5M, Manchester Regional Airport is served by major airlines offering nonstop flights primarily to destinations east of the Mississippi River, and to Toronto, Canada. The presence of low-fare airline Southwest helps keep air fares at reasonable levels.
NOTE*: Until Thanksgiving 2016, and due to ongoing construction work, passengers are urged to arrive at the Airport two hours prior to scheduled departure. During this time, Checkpoint A near United ticket counter opens daily 4:30-6am, Food & retail opens 5-5:30am, and the Observaton Deck is closed. (Thereafter passengers may arrive 1.5 hour before schedule flight during peak hours (5-7am & 2:30-6pm) - or one hour at off-peak periods. The Airport is open year-round, 24/7.
Manchester Boston Airport has has three passenger terminals.
Current & future Airport developments:
- The new 10,400 sq.ft Consolidated Rental Car Facility is located across from the passenger terminal, at the base of the parking garage, provideing a one-stop rental car check-in & pickup.
- * Construction started March 2016 on the six-lane consolidated passenger screening checkpoint, during which time current atrium area will be renovated. Completion is to be before Thanksgiving 2016.
- The huge 10-year, $1.5B Airport Transformation Program includes 60 enhancements and is to increase passenger capacity from 20M to 30M passenges/yr by 2025. It will include expansion and reconfiguration of T2 - intended to become the primary terminal. Also, further improvements are to be made at T3.