Cheap Flights from Manchester to Barcelona

Flight information Manchester to Barcelona

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Average flight time, total distance 857 miles

2h 15min


1 airport

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Airlines that fly from Manchester to Barcelona

The following airlines operate daily direct flights from Manchester Airport to Barcelona: Ryanair (FR), Iberia (IB), British Airways (BA) and Vueling Airlines (VY) and (ZB) with duration of 2 hours and 25 minutes.

KLM (KL), Air France (AF), Jet2 (LS), and Lufthansa (LH) operate daily flights to Barcelona from Manchester requiring a connecting flight.

Terminal Information

Manchester Airport

There are three terminals at Manchester Airport and flights for Barcelona depart from Terminal 3 with the exception of Jet2 and Lufthansa, departing from Terminal 1.

FastTrack Security is available at Manchester Airport enabling you to avoid the queues and use a dedicated lane taking you through to departures ahead of the crowds. Costing just £3.50 per person, it’s a great way to make your journey a more relaxing experience.

The departure lounge of Terminal 3 has a wide range of shops, restaurants, snack bars and facilities to provide you with a hassle-free start to your trip to Barcelona. Retailers like Boots, Accessorize and Dixons are there to shop for those last minute items and when you’re done you can get something to eat for the flight from Upper Crust or dine-in at Trattoria Milano.

If your flight departs from Terminal 1 at Manchester Airport, a similar range of retailers and places to eat will be available to you.

All 3 Terminals at Manchester Airport have an exclusive Escape Lounge where you can wait to board your flight in style. The Escape Lounge can be pre-booked at a cost of £19.99 for adults (£25 on the day) and £14.99 for children aged 6-11, (otherwise £16.50). The price includes food, drinks and a relaxed setting with spectacular views of the airport.

Barcelona Airport

When you fly to Barcelona from Manchester Airport you will arrive in Terminal 1. Barcelona Airport has 2 terminal buildings and is very well connected by bus and rail to the city of Barcelona and other major destinations in Spain.

Car hire from Barcelona Airport is available from Hertz, Europcar, Enterprise, Avis and Sixt and desks are located in Terminal 1 with flexible opening hours and arrangements for out of hours returns.

What to expect in Barcelona

Spain is 1 hour ahead of the UK when it comes to time difference which is easy to adapt to. The first thing you’ll notice when you arrive in Barcelona compared with Manchester is a noticeable increase in temperature! Spain is known for its year-round sunshine and Barcelona offers the best of everything with amazing beaches and the incredible architecture of Gaudi.

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