M56 J5 Airport Interchange

Route

M56

Junction number

5

Markerpost

12.5

Name

Airport Interchange

Type

Triangle

Terminus

Not a terminus

Other routes

A555

Authority

National Highways

Restricted turns

Full access

Services

No services

Layout and signage

Manchester Airport
Terminals 1 & 2
      (A555)   Manchester Airport
Terminals 1 & 2

Lane configuration

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  • Lane 1 continues, with option to exit.
  • Lane 2 continues ahead.
  • Lane 3 continues ahead.
  • Lane 4 continues ahead.

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  • Lane 1 continues, with option to exit.
  • Lane 2 continues ahead.
  • Lane 3 continues ahead.
  • Lane 4 continues ahead.

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Published22 April 2017

Last updated16 May 2022