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Flight Information between Manchester and Madrid

distanceDistance903 miles (1456 km)
durationAverage flight duration6 h
priceAverage plane ticket price£194 (€220)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesRyanair, Iberia Express, British Airways, easyJet, Iberia, Brussels Airlines or TAP Portugal

Flights from Manchester to Madrid cover the 903 miles (1456 km) long journey taking on average 6 h with our travel partners like Ryanair, Iberia Express, British Airways, easyJet, Iberia, Brussels Airlines or TAP Portugal. There are direct flight services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £194, you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as £132. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Airport and arrive in Madrid Barajas Airport.

Airlines

Ryanair, Brussels Airlines and Iberia from Manchester to Madrid

Ryanair, Brussels Airlines and Iberia flights will get you between Manchester and Madrid from £132. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best flight times and tickets for your trip.

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Ryanair is the leading low-cost airline offering flights within Europe, where you can choose different ticket types for your flight between Manchester and Madrid: Value, Regular, Plus or Flexi Plus.

One of the best ways to travel from Manchester to Madrid is by taking a flight with Ryanair. Omio helps you find the ideal Ryanair flight between Manchester and Madrid by showing you Ryanair’s current flight timetables, the plane tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like luggage policy) and the best prices for this Manchester to Madrid route. You can expect to travel 903 miles (1456 km) from Manchester to Madrid on a flight with Ryanair. If you are using the Omio app to search for flights between Manchester and Madrid, you can check straight away if the Ryanair ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the airport. Once you’ve found that perfect flight, book your Ryanair plane ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip from Manchester to Madrid!

When you buy your Ryanair flight tickets between Manchester and Madrid don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

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

Flights from Manchester to Madrid: Journey Details

Most European airlines offer flights from Manchester to Madrid. Iberia and Iberia Express offer direct flights which last approximately two and a half hours. All other flights include a stopover. Some of the later flights have stopovers that can add ten to thirteen hours to your journey. The first flight departs at 5.20 p.m. and the last is at 11.45 p.m.

Taking a Flight from Manchester

Manchester airport is in Ringway, 14km south-west​ of the city. Trains from the airport station run to Victoria Station and Piccadilly, the two main stations in Manchester. Bus route 43 runs to the airport every ten minutes throughout the day, and a nightbus runs every 30 minutes. Taxis are available outside the terminal and the journey to the city centre takes 20 minutes. National Express coaches offer services to the airport.

Flying into Madrid

Madrid is the capital city of Spain and the third largest city in Europe. Settled over one thousand years ago and the seat of the monarchy for the last five hundred years, the city has long been a financial and cultural centre in Western Europe. Travellers will arrive at Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas Airport, located 13 km northeast of the historic city centre. The cheapest way into the city is by Renfe train, which takes 20 minutes. There is an airport express bus which takes approximately 35-40 minutes. Taxis are available outside the terminal but can be quite expensive. The Metro allows you to journey straight to the heart of the financial district and to surrounding areas. EMT bus 200 runs from the city to the airport and stops at terminals 1,2 and 4, before returning the exact same way. The nightbus N4 serves the airport at night.

Travel Tips

Flights from Manchester to Madrid
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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for flights between Manchester and Madrid?

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

Is international entry into Madrid from Manchester restricted?

International entry 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?

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

The above information was last checked on 17/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight between Manchester and Madrid closer to your date of departure here.

What restrictions are there on reentering United Kingdom from Madrid, Spain?

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

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

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

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • 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?

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

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

Last verified on 16/10/2021. 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 Madrid to Manchester flight here.

How much does a cheap flight between Manchester and Madrid cost?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest flight from Manchester to Madrid for the next 7 days starting from £132  one way.
What is the average cost of a flight from Manchester to Madrid?
The Manchester to Madrid plane ticket price is on average £194  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How many miles is it from Manchester to Madrid by flight?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Manchester to Madrid via plane to be approximately 903 miles (1456 km).
How long does it take from Manchester to Madrid by plane?
On average the flight from Manchester to Madrid duration is 6 h  for the 903 miles (1456 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure airport in Manchester and arrival airport in Madrid?

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Manchester Airport   and arriving in Madrid Barajas Airport.

Where is the airport in Manchester to go to Madrid? Where is the airport in Madrid located?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their flights from Manchester Airport and need to travel around 8 miles (13 km) from the city centre to get to this airport.

Passengers arriving in Madrid most often land in Madrid Barajas Airport and need to travel about 7 miles (12 km) from this airport to reach the city centre. You can check for public transportation connections, airport shuttles or taxi service options available from Madrid Barajas Airport to get you to the city centre of Madrid.

What airlines go from Manchester to Madrid?
For the best Manchester to Madrid flight to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Ryanair, Iberia Express, British Airways, easyJet, Iberia, Brussels Airlines or TAP Portugal. However, it's always good to check all possible airlines with services to Madrid from Manchester to compare what amenities they may offer.
When can I take the first flight from Manchester to Madrid? When can I take the last flight for the day?
The earliest flight for this route departs from Manchester at 06: 00. The last flight leaves from Manchester at 18: 10. Check Omio for the latest flight times from Manchester to Madrid and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I book Manchester to Madrid plane tickets to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for flights in advance to score the best deals from all possible airlines offering this route and save money. If you purchase plane tickets to Madrid from Manchester within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £194 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your plane ticket from Manchester to Madrid a few months in advance.

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