Manchester to Madrid flights

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Cheap last minute flights to Madrid

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Departure Tue, 14 Nov Return Fri, 17 Nov
MAN Manchester
MAD Madrid
return from £34
Departure Tue, 05 Dec Return Thu, 07 Dec
MAN Manchester
MAD Madrid
return from £48
Departure Mon, 06 Nov Return Mon, 13 Nov
LPL Liverpool
MAD Madrid
return from £67
Departure Mon, 04 Dec Return Fri, 08 Dec
LPL Liverpool
MAD Madrid
return from £77
Flight route information
Madrid is an enchanting city of contrasts with ancient and modern buildings existing side by side.
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Last checked on 02 November 2017
Train
Local, one-way ticket
47%

Trains in Madrid are 47% cheaper than in Manchester.

Manchester
£2.5
Madrid
£1.32
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
19%

A meal in Madrid is 19% cheaper than a meal in Manchester.

Manchester
£12
Madrid
£9.66
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
5%

Taxis are 5% more expensive in Madrid than in Manchester.

Manchester
£2.5
Madrid
£2.63
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
43%

Coffee in Madrid is 43% cheaper than in Manchester.

Manchester
£2.63
Madrid
£1.49
( Manchester airports
  • ? Liverpool John Lennon (LPL)
    How far from city centre: 27 miles
  • ? Manchester International (MAN)
    How far from city centre: 9 miles
) Madrid airports
  • ? Adolfo Suárez Madrid - Barajas (MAD)
    How far from city centre: 8 miles
  • ? Torrejon (TOJ)
    How far from city centre: 15 miles
L Distance: 905 miles

Getting to and from the airport

Flights departing from Manchester

Manchester is the first city in the world to get industrialised, during the Industrial Revolution, and it is known for its architecture, scientific output and culture. The city is served by Manchester Airport, which is 14km away from the city centre. This airport has three terminals and is spread over an area of 1,400 acres.

Flights from Manchester to Madrid take off from Manchester Airport often. The city has a capacity for almost 50 million passengers yearly. However, the airport can handle only 61 aircrafts per hour and thus, it handles only half of its capacity for passengers. The airport is located in the Ringway area of Manchester.

Getting to Manchester airport

To catch one of those Manchester Madrid flights, make sure that you start early to avoid unnecessary traffic jams and delays. To reach quickly, head straight towards Manchester Piccadilly Station and hop on a TransPennine Express to the airport. You will directly reach Manchester Airport railway station. You can also get on the metro at Cornbrook Station. If you prefer to travel by bus and admire the city's architecture along the way, hop on bus 43, which can easily be found at Manchester city centre. There are also taxis and cabs available throughout the city, but they can be quite pricey.

Arriving to Madrid

Spain's capital, Madrid, is one of the largest cities in Europe and also one of the most beautiful. With baroque buildings and ancient palaces, Madrid never fails to please tourists and visitors with its charming ambience. Start your journey at the Royal Palace of Madrid, which is known for its unique architectural style, inspired by baroque movements. Next, go to the National Archaeological Museum to learn about Spanish and World history. Once you are done with all the sightseeing, you can go to Malasana, a hip and stylish neighbourhood with bars, cafes and restaurants. Puerta del Sol is perfect for those who like to party at nightclubs.

How to get to the city centre

Flights to Madrid from Manchester land at Adolfo Suarez Madrid-Baraja Airport. This airport is also known as Barajas Airport and is only 9km from Madrid city centre. If you would like to begin your nightly activities as soon as you arrive, head straight toward Puerta del Sol, which is 13km from the airport. The metro is the easiest way to get to central Madrid. Line 9 brings passengers to Nuevos Ministerios station in the heart of Madrid. There are also Expres Aeropuerto buses, which are express buses that run between the airport and the city all day and night.

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