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from Madrid to Manchester

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

Our recommendation

To get from Madrid to Manchester on 26 Sep we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:35Madrid Barajas Airport2h35 10:10Manchester Airport
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£1151One-way
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08:35Madrid Barajas Airport2h35 10:10Manchester Airport
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£1151One-way
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11:05Madrid Barajas Airport6h50 16:55Manchester Airport
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£2521One-way
07:05Madrid Barajas Airport7h00 13:05Manchester Airport
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£2511One-way
15:25Madrid Barajas Airport8h40 23:05Manchester Airport
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£2331One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Sun
26 Sep
£115Iberia
Mon
27 Sep
£103Vueling
Tue
28 Sep
£104Vueling
Thu
30 Sep
£77Vueling
Fri
1 Oct
£124PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Sat
2 Oct
£93TAP Portugal
Sun
3 Oct
£97Iberia
Mon
4 Oct
£84British Airways
Tue
5 Oct
£77British Airways
Wed
6 Oct
£61Iberia
Thu
7 Oct
£23Ryanair
Fri
8 Oct
£88Vueling
Sat
9 Oct
£124TAP Portugal
Sun
10 Oct
£55Ryanair
Mon
11 Oct
£28Iberia Express
Wed
13 Oct
£51Iberia
Thu
14 Oct
£23Ryanair
Fri
15 Oct
£47British Airways

Travel Information between Madrid and Manchester

distanceDistance903 miles (1456 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £125 • 2 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesPGA-Portugalia Airlines

Travel 903 miles (1456 km) by flight from Madrid to Manchester. PGA-Portugalia Airlines is the main travel provider operating this journey. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Madrid to Manchester.

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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 Madrid, Spain?

International travel from Madrid, 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 Madrid?

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 24/09/2021; 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 between Madrid and Manchester.

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

The restriction level for your return to Madrid, Spain from United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Madrid from Manchester restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Madrid from Manchester?

Conditions of reentry into Spain:

  • 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 coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Madrid, Spain?

You should observe these safety measures in Spain as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Spain was last checked on 25/09/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Madrid from Manchester closer to your date of departure here.

How do I travel from Madrid to Manchester?

Travel Madrid to Manchester by flight.

What is the fastest way to Manchester from Madrid?

A flight is the fastest way to get from Madrid to Manchester with an average travel time for this journey around 2 h 30 min.

How many miles are between Madrid and Manchester

Manchester is approximately 903 miles (1456 km) away from Madrid.

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

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

  • Most travellers board their plane from Madrid Barajas Airport and arrive in Manchester Airport.
Which travel companies can get me from Madrid to Manchester?

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

  • You can travel by plane to Manchester from Madrid with PGA-Portugalia Airlines, and you can find PGA-Portugalia Airlines Madrid to Manchester tickets for £125 on Omio.
Can I travel directly between Madrid and Manchester?

Yes, there is a direct route available between Madrid and Manchester:

  • You can book a direct flight with Iberia.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Manchester as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Madrid to Manchester.

Where should I go next after I travel to Manchester from Madrid?
Looking to extend your trip from Madrid to Manchester? Many Omio customers who go from Madrid 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 Madrid to Manchester tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost on average £125 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Madrid 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

Madrid
Manchester
Madrid America
Amenities
Madrid Est. Sur
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Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 6<br>Bus lines 8, 102, 113, 148, 152, 156, N11<br>Suburban train lines C1, C5, C7, C10
Madrid Chamartín
Amenities
Refreshments

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