Manchester Airport has temporarily closed both of its runways due to heavy snowfall.
The airport said health and safety will “always be our top priority” and advised passengers to contact their airline for the most up-to-date flight information.
A number of severe weather warnings for snow and ice have been in place across the UK in the past few days following cold temperatures.
The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for snow and ice across Manchester and other parts of the UK until midday today.
Drivers have been urged to be careful after dozens of people were injured following a crash involving a double-decker bus and a motorcycle in freezing conditions in Somerset on Tuesday.
The Met Office said it expects milder air to start moving in from Friday afternoon in Northern Ireland and Scotland.