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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 Jan 25 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:20AMBarcelona El Prat Airport4h30 09:50AMManchester Airport
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$2721One-way
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06:20AMBarcelona El Prat Airport4h30 09:50AMManchester Airport
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$2721One-way
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06:45PMBarcelona El Prat Airport4h50 10:35PMManchester Airport
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$2821One-way
06:15PMBarcelona El Prat Airport6h00 11:15PMManchester Airport
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$2761One-way
04:50PMBarcelona El Prat Airport6h45 10:35PMManchester Airport
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$2821One-way

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Tue
Jan 25
$272Air France
Wed
Jan 26
$200Air Dolomiti
Thu
Jan 27
$18Ryanair
Fri
Jan 28
$18Ryanair
Sat
Jan 29
$37Ryanair
Tue
Feb 1
$15Air Afrique
Wed
Feb 2
$22Ryanair
Thu
Feb 3
$35Ryanair
Fri
Feb 4
$31Ryanair
Sat
Feb 5
$18Ryanair
Sun
Feb 6
$100Ryanair
Mon
Feb 7
$58Ryanair
Tue
Feb 8
$18Air Afrique
Wed
Feb 9
$15Ryanair
Thu
Feb 10
$15Ryanair
Sat
Feb 12
$18Ryanair

Travel Information to Manchester from Barcelona

distanceDistance857 miles (1383 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $102 (€85) • 2 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair

Travel 857 miles (1383 km) by flight from Barcelona to Manchester. Ryanair is the main travel company operating this journey. Travelers can even take a direct flight 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 traveling from Barcelona to Manchester?

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

Is international entry into Manchester from Barcelona restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Manchester, United Kingdom from Barcelona?

  • 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 are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Manchester, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 1/23/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Barcelona and Manchester closer to your planned date of departure here.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back 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?

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

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

All travelers 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 1/23/22. 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.

How do I get from Barcelona to Manchester?

You can travel to Manchester from Barcelona by flight.

What is the quickest way from Barcelona to Manchester?

Traveling by flight is also the quickest way from Barcelona to Manchester. It takes on average 2 h 35 min   to travel this journey.

What is the distance between Barcelona and Manchester?

The Barcelona to Manchester distance 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 from Barcelona to Manchester:

  • Flights from Barcelona to Manchester most often leave from Barcelona El Prat Airport and arrive in Manchester Airport.

Which travel companies can take me from Barcelona to Manchester?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Barcelona 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 Barcelona to Manchester tickets on Omio for $102 (€85).

Is it possible to travel directly to Manchester from Barcelona?

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

  • You can travel directly by plane with.

Direct services to Manchester tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Barcelona to Manchester?

Your trip from Barcelona to Manchester doesn't have to end in Manchester. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Liverpool or Edinburgh. If you’d like to add London, Liverpool or Edinburgh to your Barcelona to Manchester tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Manchester today!

How far in advance should I purchase tickets between Barcelona and Manchester online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost $102 (€85) one way on average.

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.