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$109Iberia
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Travel Information between Madrid and Manchester

distanceDistance903 miles (1456 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $48 (€40) • 2 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir Afrique

Travel 903 miles (1456 km) by flight from Madrid to Manchester. Air Afrique is the main travel company operating this journey. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Madrid to Manchester.

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FAQs

Is cross-border travel to Manchester, United Kingdom from Madrid, Spain currently allowed?

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 traveling 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 travelers 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 1/19/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip from Madrid to Manchester.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Spain from Manchester, United Kingdom?

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

Am I allowed to reenter Madrid, 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 Madrid from Manchester?

  • 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

Which rules do I need to follow in Madrid, 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 1/20/22. 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 Madrid from Manchester here.

What are the ways to get from Madrid to Manchester?

Travel from Madrid to Manchester by taking a flight.

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

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

What is the distance between Madrid and Manchester?

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

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

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

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

Which travel operators can get me to Manchester from Madrid?

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

  • Travel with Air Afrique for flights to Manchester. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Air Afrique Madrid to Manchester tickets on Omio for $48 (€40).

Is it possible 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 transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Madrid and Manchester.

Where else should I travel to after my journey from Madrid to Manchester ends?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Madrid to Manchester often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Liverpool or Edinburgh. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Madrid and Manchester itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Manchester and any of these top destinations today!

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

Before traveling from Madrid to Manchester, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket is costing on average $48 (€40) one way for this route.

But we recommend booking Madrid to Manchester tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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