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Travel Information from Manchester to Barcelona

distanceDistance857 miles (1383 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $19 (€15) • 2 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair

Take a flight to travel 857 miles (1383 km) to Barcelona from Manchester. Ryanair is the main travel company operating this route. Travelers can even take a direct from Manchester to Barcelona.

Travel Tips: Travel from Manchester to Barcelona

Travel to Barcelona easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Manchester to Barcelona.

What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Barcelona, Spain if I’m coming from Manchester, United Kingdom?

Travel between Manchester, United Kingdom and Barcelona, Spain is: Partially open.

Can travelers from United Kingdom enter Spain?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Barcelona from Manchester?

Conditions of entry into Spain:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Barcelona, Spain?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Spain has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 1/23/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Manchester to Barcelona.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to United Kingdom from Barcelona, Spain?

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

Am I allowed to reenter Manchester, United Kingdom from Barcelona, Spain?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Manchester 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

Which rules do I need to follow in Manchester, United Kingdom regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to United Kingdom must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

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 Manchester from Barcelona here.

How do I reach Barcelona from Manchester?

Travel to Barcelona from Manchester by taking a flight.

What is the fastest way to travel between Manchester and Barcelona?

The fastest way to travel from Manchester to Barcelona is by flight, which requires on average 2 h 15 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Manchester to Barcelona?

The distance is approximately 857 miles (1383 km) from Manchester to Barcelona.

When traveling from Manchester to Barcelona, what are the departure and arrival points in Manchester and Barcelona?

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

  • Flights mostly leave from Manchester Airport and tend to arrive in Barcelona El Prat Airport.

Who can get me from Manchester to Barcelona?

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

  • You can travel by plane from Manchester to Barcelona with Ryanair, and you can find Ryanair Manchester to Barcelona tickets for $19 (€15) on Omio.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Manchester to Barcelona?

Omio customers who travel from Manchester to Barcelona often also extend their vacation to go to Madrid, Paris or Valencia. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Barcelona and these popular destinations at a great price.

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

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

  • A plane ticket is costing on average $19 (€15) one way for this trip.

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