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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 21 Jan we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

22:05Madrid Barajas Airport2h40 23:45Manchester Airport
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£641One-way
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22:05Madrid Barajas Airport2h40 23:45Manchester Airport
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£641One-way
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12:05Madrid Barajas Airport5h10 16:15Manchester Airport
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£2021One-way
09:00Madrid Barajas Airport8h15 16:15Manchester Airport
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£2021One-way
20:05Madrid Barajas Airport14h45 09:50Manchester Airport
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£1631One-way

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Fri
21 Jan
£64Ryanair
Sat
22 Jan
£79Iberia
Sun
23 Jan
£44Ryanair
Mon
24 Jan
£13Ryanair
Tue
25 Jan
£66Iberia
Wed
26 Jan
£18Ryanair
Thu
27 Jan
£40Iberia Express
Fri
28 Jan
£20Ryanair
Tue
1 Feb
£23Iberia Express
Wed
2 Feb
£20Ryanair
Sat
5 Feb
£20Ryanair
Sun
6 Feb
£20Ryanair
Mon
7 Feb
£32Ryanair
Tue
8 Feb
£24Iberia Express
Wed
9 Feb
£37Ryanair

Travel Information from Madrid to Manchester

distanceDistance903 miles (1456 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £35 • 2 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir Afrique

Take a flight to travel 903 miles (1456 km) from Madrid to Manchester. Air Afrique 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 are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Manchester, United Kingdom if I’m coming 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:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 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 self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • 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 19/01/2022; 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.

Are there restrictions on reentering Spain from Manchester, United Kingdom due to the coronavirus pandemic?

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:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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 20/01/2022. 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 you get from Madrid to Manchester?

Your travel option from Madrid to Manchester includes taking a flight.

What is the fastest way from Madrid to Manchester?

Going by flight is the quickest way from Madrid to Manchester with an average travel time of 2 h 30 min.

How many miles from Madrid to Manchester would I travel?

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

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

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

  • Flights mostly leave from Madrid Barajas Airport and tend to arrive in Manchester Airport.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Madrid to Manchester?

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

  • You can travel from Madrid to Manchester by flight with Air Afrique. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £35 with Air Afrique from Madrid to Manchester.

Is there a way to travel directly from Madrid to Manchester?

Yes, there is a direct route available from Madrid to Manchester:

  • You can book a direct flight with Ryanair.

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 to Manchester from Madrid.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Madrid to Manchester?

Many of our customers travelling from Madrid to Manchester don't make Manchester their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Liverpool or Edinburgh, either of which you could add to your Madrid and Manchester trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Manchester to any of these top destinations today!

How early should I book tickets to Manchester from Madrid online for the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost on average £35 one way.

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

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