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from Barcelona to Manchester

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

Our recommendation

To get from Barcelona to Manchester on 22 Sep we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:35Barcelona El Prat Airport8h00 17:35Manchester Airport
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£1281One-way
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10:35Barcelona El Prat Airport8h00 17:35Manchester Airport
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£1281One-way
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10:05Barcelona El Prat Airport8h30 17:35Manchester Airport
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£1281One-way
09:05Barcelona El Prat Airport9h30 17:35Manchester Airport
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£1281One-way
13:15Barcelona El Prat Airport5h20 17:35Manchester Airport
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£2081One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Tue
21 Sep
£24Ryanair
Wed
22 Sep
£104Vueling
Thu
23 Sep
£36Ryanair
Fri
24 Sep
£36Ryanair
Sat
25 Sep
£12Ryanair
Sun
26 Sep
£96Vueling
Mon
27 Sep
£30Ryanair
Tue
28 Sep
£16Ryanair
Thu
30 Sep
£14Ryanair
Fri
1 Oct
£18Ryanair
Sat
2 Oct
£20easyJet
Sun
3 Oct
£69Vueling

Travel Information from Barcelona to Manchester

distanceDistance857 miles (1383 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £30 • 2 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesVueling

Travel 857 miles (1383 km) by flight from Barcelona to Manchester. Vueling is the main travel provider operating this route. Travellers can even take a direct from Barcelona to Manchester.

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FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for United Kingdom due to COVID-19 if I’m travelling from Barcelona to Manchester?

International travel from Barcelona, Spain to Manchester, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Can I enter United Kingdom if coming from Spain?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Manchester if travelling from Barcelona?

Conditions of entry:

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • 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
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What measures do I need to follow in Manchester, United Kingdom due to the pandemic?

All travellers in United Kingdom must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 20/09/2021; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Manchester from Barcelona.

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

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

Am I allowed to reenter Barcelona, 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 Barcelona from Manchester?

  • 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 Barcelona, 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 20/09/2021. 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 Barcelona from Manchester here.

What are my Barcelona to Manchester travel options?

Getting from Barcelona to Manchester includes taking a flight.

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

Going by flight is the quickest way from Barcelona to Manchester with an average travel time of 2 h 25 min.

How far is it from Barcelona to Manchester?

The distance between Barcelona and Manchester is around 857 miles (1383 km).

Where do I depart from Barcelona? Where do I arrive in Manchester?

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

  • Flights mostly depart from Barcelona El Prat Airport and arrive in Manchester Airport.
Which travel operators can get me from Barcelona to Manchester?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with from Barcelona to Manchester:

  • You can travel by plane from Barcelona to Manchester with Vueling, and you can find Vueling Barcelona to Manchester tickets for £30 on Omio.
Where should I go next after I travel to Manchester from Barcelona?
Looking to extend your trip from Barcelona to Manchester? Many Omio customers who go from Barcelona to Manchester usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like London, Liverpool or Edinburgh. If you're looking to explore London, Liverpool or Edinburgh from Manchester, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I book tickets between Barcelona and Manchester online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing on average £30 one way.

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

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Barcelona
Manchester
Barcelona, Estacion de Autobuses de Sants
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Estació d'autobusos Barcelona-Nord
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Barcelona Estació De França
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