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from Alicante to Manchester

You can get from Alicante to Manchester by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Alicante to Manchester on 8 Dec we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

12:20Alicante Elche Airport7h40 19:00Manchester Airport
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07:00Alicante Elche Airport13h00 19:00Manchester Airport
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09:25Alicante Elche Airport13h05 21:30Manchester Airport
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09:25Alicante Elche Airport25h55 10:20Manchester Airport
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Travel Information to Manchester from Alicante

distanceDistance1047 miles (1688 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £40 • 2 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair

Take a flight to travel 1047 miles (1688 km) between Alicante and Manchester. Ryanair is the main travel provider operating this route. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Alicante to Manchester.

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Travel from Alicante to Manchester
Travel to Manchester easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Alicante to Manchester.
Is international travel between Alicante, Spain and Manchester, United Kingdom allowed?

Travel between Alicante, Spain and Manchester, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Spain enter United Kingdom?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Manchester from Alicante?

Conditions of entry into United Kingdom:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 2-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals with a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Manchester, United Kingdom?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of United Kingdom has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 06/12/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip to Manchester from Alicante.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Alicante, Spain from Manchester, United Kingdom?

The current restriction level for returning to Alicante, Spain from United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Alicante, Spain from Manchester, United Kingdom?

Reentering Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Alicante from Manchester?

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • 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

Which rules do I need to follow in Alicante, Spain regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Spain must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 07/12/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Alicante from Manchester here.

How do I travel between Alicante and Manchester?

You can travel between Alicante and Manchester by flight.

What is the fastest way to get from Alicante to Manchester?

The fastest way to travel between Alicante and Manchester is by flight, which requires on average 2 h 45 min   of travel time.

How many miles are between Alicante and Manchester

Manchester is approximately 1047 miles (1688 km) away from Alicante.

When going from Alicante to Manchester, where do I depart from Alicante and where do I arrive in Manchester?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Alicante to Manchester:

  • Flights from Alicante to Manchester most often leave from Alicante Elche Airport and arrive in Manchester Airport.
Which travel companies can get me from Alicante to Manchester?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Alicante to Manchester, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

  • Travel with Ryanair for flights to Manchester. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Ryanair Alicante to Manchester tickets on Omio for £40.
Is it possible to travel directly from Alicante to Manchester?

Yes, there is a direct service from Alicante to Manchester:

  • You can check for a direct flight to Manchester with.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Manchester tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this route.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Alicante to Manchester?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Alicante to Manchester often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like London, Liverpool or Edinburgh. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Alicante and Manchester itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Manchester and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I purchase tickets between Alicante and Manchester online for the best deals?

When planning your trip from Alicante to Manchester, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets cost £40 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Alicante to Manchester online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.