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20 Oct
£206Air France
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21 Oct
£33Ryanair
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22 Oct
£47Ryanair
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23 Oct
£35Ryanair
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25 Oct
£69easyJet
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27 Oct
£70Ryanair
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28 Oct
£129Ryanair
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29 Oct
£195Ryanair
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30 Oct
£287PGA-Portugalia Airlines
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£321Vueling
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£105Ryanair
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£49Ryanair
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£92Ryanair
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£84Ryanair
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£137easyJet

Travel Information to Manchester from Lisbon

distanceDistance1068 miles (1723 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £33 • 2 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair

Travel 1068 miles (1723 km) by flight between Lisbon and Manchester. Ryanair is the main travel provider operating this trip. Travellers can even take a direct from Lisbon to Manchester.

How to travel from Lisbon to Manchester?

The only way to travel from Lisbon to Manchester is by plane. It is a busy route, especially for holidaymakers, and dozens of direct and indirect flights take off for Manchester every day of the week. The flight usually lasts around 3-4 hours. 

What is the cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Manchester?

The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Manchester is to travel by plane, with either Ryanair or TAP Portugal. Flights are generally more expensive at weekends than on weekdays, and direct flights tend to be cheaper than indirect ones. TAP Portugal tend to operate two flights per day, one in the morning and one in the afternoon, and they usually last approximately 2 hours and 50 minutes. Ryanair only offers one flight to Lisbon per day, which also takes 2 hours and 50 minutes. Their flights usually take off in the evening and can be more expensive on Sundays. Flights depart from Lisbon Portela Airport and arrive at Manchester Airport.

What is the fastest way to travel from Lisbon to Manchester?

The fastest way to travel from Lisbon to Manchester is by plane. Direct services are usually much faster than indirect services and may save passengers several hours of journey time. All of the flights from to Manchester depart from Lisbon Portela Airport and arrive at Manchester Airport. Ryanair, easyJet, Sun Air of Scandinavia, and TAP Portugal offer the fastest flights, usually lasting 2 hours and 50 minutes. Ryanair and TAP Portugal generally run two services each day, including weekends, while easyJet and Sun Air of Scandinavia do not run daily services but operate a couple of flights a week, often on a Sunday. They all run directly with no changes. The fastest indirect flights are provided by KLM. They last around 5 hours and usually have one change in Amsterdam. 

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Travel from Lisbon to Manchester by plane

Flights from Manchester to Lisbon are provided by TAP Portugal, Ryanair, easyJet, KLM, Sun Air of Scandinavia, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Aer Lingus, Lufthansa, and Samurai Airlines. TAP Portugal and Ryanair operate two flights per day, that last 2 hours and 50 minutes. EasyJet and Sun Air of Scandinavia flights last the same length of time but they have more infrequent services, and they do not run every day. TAP Portugal, Ryanair and easyJet's flights all run directly with no changes. KLM offer multiple flights between Manchester and Lisbon each day, but they all have one change, in Amsterdam. Their flights can take between 5 to 6 hours, and leave in the morning, at lunchtime, and mid-afternoon. British Airways operate around four indirect services to Manchester each week, all with one change at Heathrow Airport in London. Their planes leave Lisbon every day of the week, and the journey time can vary from 8 hours and 15 minutes to over 14 hours. Aer Lingus is an Irish airline that generally provides three flights each day, all of which have one change in Dublin. Their shortest flight takes just over 9 hours, while their longest can take up to 12 hours and 30 minutes, depending on the length of the stopover. Their flights depart every day of the week, but there may be more morning services at weekends and more late-night flights on weekdays. Brussels Airlines usually schedule a couple of flights to Manchester from Lisbon each day, and they are partly provided by Cityjet or TAP Portugal. They have one stop, in Brussels, can take up to 9 hours and 45 minutes depending on the time of day and length of the stopover. Austrian Airlines/Lufthansa provide several flights a day, seven days a week. They all have at least one change, in Munich and/or Frankfurt. Samurai Airlines have two flights a day, both with a change in Barcelona. The journey time can vary from 9 hours and 50 minutes up to nearly 24 hours. All flights depart from Lisbon Portela Airport and arrive at Manchester Airport. Manchester Airport is nearly 10 miles outside of Manchester, but the city centre can be reached in 25 minutes by train and 40 minutes by bus. 

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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Manchester, United Kingdom from Lisbon, Portugal?

International travel from Lisbon, Portugal to Manchester, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Can I enter United Kingdom if coming from Portugal?

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

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

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 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 18/10/2021; 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 between Lisbon and Manchester.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Lisbon, Portugal from Manchester, United Kingdom?

Return travel to Lisbon, Portugal from United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Portugal from United Kingdom?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Portugal from United Kingdom?

Requirements for reentering Portugal:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Portugal?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Portugal to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Lisbon, Portugal was last verified on 17/10/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Lisbon from Manchester.

How do I go from Lisbon to Manchester?

Travel Lisbon to Manchester by flight.

What is the fastest way from Lisbon to Manchester?

Travelling by flight is also the quickest way from Lisbon to Manchester. It takes on average 2 h 45 min   to travel this journey.

How far is it from Lisbon to Manchester?

Manchester is approximately 1068 miles (1723 km) away from Lisbon.

What are the departure and arrival points in Lisbon and in Manchester?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Lisbon to Manchester:

  • Most travellers catch their flight from Lisbon Portela Airport and arrive in Manchester Airport.
Which travel operators can get me from Lisbon to Manchester?

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

  • Ryanair can get you to Manchester by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Ryanair from Lisbon to Manchester for £33 on Omio.
Where should I go next after I travel between Lisbon and Manchester?
Looking to extend your trip from Lisbon to Manchester? Many Omio customers who go from Lisbon 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 early should I purchase tickets to Manchester from Lisbon online for the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost £33 one way on average.

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

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