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Flight Information between Madrid and Manchester

distanceDistance903 miles (1456 km)
durationAverage flight duration2 h 30 min
priceAverage plane ticket price£107 (€121)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesRyanair, Iberia Express, Brussels Airlines, easyJet, Iberia, British Airways, TAP Portugal or Vueling

Flights from Madrid to Manchester cover the 903 miles (1456 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 30 min with our travel partners like Ryanair, Iberia Express, Brussels Airlines, easyJet, Iberia, British Airways, TAP Portugal or Vueling. There are direct flight services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £107, you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as £54. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid Barajas Airport and arrive in Manchester Airport.

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Madrid to Manchester with RyanAir, Iberia and Vueling

Travel from Madrid to Manchester from £54 with Omio’s flight partners RyanAir, Iberia and Vueling! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

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Omio helps you compare and book the perfect flight with RyanAir from Madrid to Manchester for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest RyanAir flight timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the Madrid to Manchester flight with RyanAir (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Madrid - Manchester trip and then book a cheap plane ticket with ease. The distance between Madrid and Manchester by plane is 903 miles (1456 km). You can book tickets for this RyanAir flight for as low as £54 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for RyanAir tickets from Madrid to Manchester in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a flight. Book that perfect RyanAir Madrid - Manchester plane ticket online and enjoy your trip!

RyanAir has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by flight between Madrid and Manchester:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Madrid to Manchester Flights: An Overview

The main city of the English north-west, Manchester is in transition from being a major hub of the Industrial Revolution to becoming an important media and culture center. It's also a gateway to the dramatic scenery of Lancashire and the Lake District. Vacationers and business travelers from Spain can take direct flights from Madrid to Manchester with national carriers and a budget airline. Flight times for the trip north from Spain are around two hours 40 minutes, with morning and afternoon services available. Several airlines offer indirect flights from Madrid, with one change required en route, increasing the travel options available to Manchester. 

Which airlines fly from Madrid to Manchester

Budget airline Ryanair offers daily direct flights from Madrid to Manchester.  UK national carrier British Airways, in a code share arrangement with Spanish national carrier Iberia, also provides direct flights on this route four days a week, with some services operated by the affiliate Iberia Express. Indirect connections include Iberia and British Airways routes via London Heathrow Airport, vueling budget flights via Barcelona, and Aer Lingus services via Dublin. 

How long is the flight from Madrid to Manchester?

The fastest flights on the 1,457 kilometers route north over the Bay of Biscay from Madrid to Manchester are Iberia and British Airways services taking around two hours 30 minutes to complete the trip from the Spanish capital. Direct flights on this route with Ryanair take roughly two hours 40 minutes to reach Manchester. The fastest indirect connections with Iberia and British Airways via London Heathrow take four hours 40 minutes total journey time, while vueling low-cost airline connections via Barcelona take 15 minutes longer. Other indirect services take upwards of seven hours, depending on the route and length of time in transit between flights. 

How many flights are there from Madrid to Manchester?

The Ryanair budget airline timetable offers one daily flight from Madrid to Manchester seven days a week, with most departures in the morning. The British Airways and Iberia schedule has direct flights from Madrid four days a week, on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays. There are also 11 daily indirect flights from Madrid to Manchester with various airlines, with morning and afternoon departure times. 

What are the departure and arrival airports for flights from Madrid to Manchester? 

Departure airport: Madrid Barajas Airport is located 12 kilometers north-east of central Madrid, with transfers from downtown available on metro line eight and Cercanias local rail lines C1 and C10, taking about 30 minutes. Facilities at the passenger terminal include long and short stay parking lots, international restaurants, tapas bars, a Real Madrid sports store, Castilian wine and food outlets, currency exchange desks, business lounges, and free WiFi.   

Arrival airport: Manchester Airport is located in Cheshire, 14 kilometers south-west of the city center, with regular rail connections and metrolink trams offering transfers downtown in around 15 minutes. Facilities at the airport include car rental agencies, currency exchange bureaux, duty-free shopping area, international restaurants, pubs, coffee shops, bakeries, book stores, ATMs, free WiFi, and taxi stands.  

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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Manchester, United Kingdom if I'm coming from Madrid, Spain by plane?

Travel between Madrid, Spain and Manchester, United Kingdom by plane is: Partially open.

Can I enter United Kingdom from Spain?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Madrid?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Manchester, United Kingdom?

All travellers in United Kingdom must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 18/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your flight from Madrid to Manchester as this information can change.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Spain from Manchester, United Kingdom?

The current restriction level for your return trip by plane from Manchester to Madrid is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Spain from United Kingdom?

Reentry to Spain is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Manchester?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Madrid, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last verified on 19/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Manchester to Madrid flight here.

What is the cost of cheap flights to Manchester from Madrid?
Omio customers have found the cheapest flights between Madrid and Manchester to cost as little as £54  in the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a flight from Madrid to Manchester?
The Madrid to Manchester plane ticket price is on average £107  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
What is the distance to Manchester from Madrid by flight?
You should expect to travel around 903 miles (1456 km)  between Madrid and Manchester by plane.
How long is the flight to Manchester from Madrid?
On average the Madrid to Manchester flight time is 2 h 30 min  covering the 903 miles (1456 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
What is the departure airport in Madrid and arrival airport in Manchester?

Omio customers who book cheap flights for this route most frequently fly from Madrid Barajas Airport   to Manchester Airport.

Where is the Madrid airport located? Where is the Manchester airport located?

The most popular departure airport with passengers for this journey, called Madrid Barajas Airport, is located 7 miles (12 km) from the city centre of Madrid.

The most popular arrival airport, Manchester Airport, is located 8 miles (13 km) away from the city centre of Manchester. You can check what public transportation connections, taxi services or airport shuttle service options are available to take you from Manchester Airport to the city centre in Manchester.

What airlines go from Madrid to Manchester?
For the best Madrid to Manchester flight to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Ryanair, Iberia Express, Brussels Airlines, easyJet, Iberia, British Airways, TAP Portugal or Vueling. However, it's always good to check all possible airlines with services to Manchester from Madrid to compare what amenities they may offer.
What are the first and last departure flight times from Madrid to Manchester?
You can take the first flight from Madrid to Manchester at 05: 05   or take the last flight from Madrid to Manchester leaving at 21: 15. Look for the latest Madrid Manchester flight timetable on Omio and book the best time to take the plane for this trip.
How early should I book Madrid to Manchester plane tickets to get the best deals?
The price of a one way plane ticket from Madrid to Manchester is on average £107 if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for flights from all possible airlines offering this route. In general, you can find plane tickets from Madrid to Manchester available a few months in advance.

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