|Distance||800 miles (1290 km)|
|Average flight duration||7 h 35 min|
|Average plane ticket price||£177 (€203)|
Flights from Manchester to Nice cover the 800 miles (1290 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 35 min with our travel partners like Jet2. Com. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this journey for as low as £165, but the average price of plane tickets is £177. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Airport and arrive in Nice Cote d'Azur Airport.
Travelling to the French Riviera is easy with regular flights from Manchester to Nice. During the summer, indirect flights leave for southern France every day, and with airlines like Jet2 offering direct connections a few days a week, low fares are also available. Nice is only 2h20m away, putting Mediterranean sunshine within easy reach.
Only a couple of airlines operate direct flights to Nice from Manchester International, including the budget carrier Jet2 along with British Airways. Neither operate a daily service, but indirect flights with airlines like Eurowings leave every day.
Direct flights from Manchester to Nice reach the French city between 2h20m and 2h25m. However, most services are indirect. The fastest of these takes approximately 3h55m, and usually involves a stop in Paris. Eurowings services via Dusseldorf are also handy, and take 5h35m.
Jet2 runs direct flights to Nice from Manchester 5 days a week from April to October, when the airline switches to a couple of days a week. British Airways also provide a single direct flight on Saturdays and Sundays all year-round, while Eurowings offer an afternoon departure every Saturday. There are some days with no direct flights, but on any given day travellers can expect a choice of 90-110 indirect options.
Flights from Manchester to Nice depart from Manchester Airport, around 16 km South West of the city. Frequent trains run between the airport's station and Manchester Piccadilly, operated by First Transpennine and Northern Rail. 24-hour buses and frequent Metrolink trains also provide a city link. Car rental desks and taxi ranks are available at the airport. First Bus operates Manchester's public transport network, including night bus routes.
Nice is a popular resort town on the French Riviera coastline, with a beautiful waterfront area, the Promenade des Anglais, and a bustling port. The ruins of Nice Castle overlook the city, giving impressive panoramic views, while the Old Town area of Cimiez contains interesting museums, like The Musee Chagall, the Musee Matisse and the Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art. Flights from Manchester to Nice land at Nice Côte d'Azur Airport, which is just under 6 km from Nice. Frequent buses run between the airport and the town, while a station about 1 km from the airport offers a pleasant coastal route alternative. Car rental and taxis are available at the airport's two terminals. Ligne d'Azur buses make up Nice's transport network, supplemented by the coastal trains and Nice has a weekend night bus service.
Travel between Manchester, United Kingdom and Nice, France by plane is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 21/01/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight between Manchester and Nice before travelling.
Return travel from France to United Kingdom is: Partially open.
Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Requirements for reentering:
The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 21/01/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your flight to Manchester from Nice.
Omio customers who book cheap flights for this route most frequently fly from Manchester Airport to Nice Cote d'Azur Airport.
The most popular departure airport with passengers for this trip, called Manchester Airport, is located 8.2 miles (13.2 km) from the city centre of Manchester.
The most popular arrival airport, Nice Cote d'Azur Airport, is located 3.8 miles (6.1 km) away from the city centre of Nice. You can check what public transportation connections, taxi services or airport shuttle service options are available to take you from Nice Cote d'Azur Airport to the city centre in Nice.
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