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Manchester to Santiago de Compostela flights

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Departure Wed, 30 Sep Return Wed, 07 Oct
MAN Manchester
SCQ Santiago de Compostela
return from £80
Departure Tue, 13 Oct Return Wed, 21 Oct
MAN Manchester
SCQ Santiago de Compostela
return from £110
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.09 EUR
British Pound Sterling Euro
1 EUR = 0.92 GBP
Last checked on 19 September 2020
Train
Local, one-way ticket
70%

Trains in Santiago de Compostela are 70% cheaper than in Manchester.

Manchester
£3
Santiago de Compostela
£0.91
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
39%

A meal in Santiago de Compostela is 39% cheaper than a meal in Manchester.

Manchester
£13.5
Santiago de Compostela
£8.22
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
83%

Taxis are 83% more expensive in Santiago de Compostela than in Manchester.

Manchester
£2.5
Santiago de Compostela
£4.57
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
48%

Coffee in Santiago de Compostela is 48% cheaper than in Manchester.

Manchester
£2.8
Santiago de Compostela
£1.46
Manchester airports
  • ( Manchester International (MAN)
    How far from city centre: 9 miles
  • ( Birmingham Intl (BHX)
    How far from city centre: 74 miles
  • ( Liverpool John Lennon (LPL)
    How far from city centre: 27 miles
Santiago de Compostela airports
  • ( La Coruna (LCG)
    How far from city centre: 35 miles
  • ( Santiago De Compostela (SCQ)
    How far from city centre: 3 miles
  • ( Vigo (VGO)
    How far from city centre: 46 miles
K Distance: 787 miles

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Useful information for the flight from Manchester to Santiago de Compostela

How long is the flight from Manchester to Santiago de Compostela?

Flights from Manchester to Santiago de Compostela have a flight duration of around 4 hours and 30 minutes.

What are the most common stopovers?

Madrid, Dublin, London, and Barcelona are the most common stopover routes for cheap flights from Manchester to Santiago de Compostela.

What documentation do I need to fly to Santiago de Compostela from Manchester?

You will need to carry a valid passport to travel from Manchester to Santiago de Compostela.

Which airlines fly from Manchester to Santiago de Compostela?

Multiple airlines provide flights from Manchester to Santigo De Compostela, including:

  • Aer Lingus, the national airline of Ireland, based in Dublin.
  • British Airways, the national airline of the UK, based at London Heathrow.
  • Vueling, a budget Spanish airline and the biggest passenger air carrier in Spain.
  • Iberia, Spain's national flag carrier airline, based at Madrid–Barajas Airport.

How to find cheap flights from Manchester to Santiago de Compostela

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When are the best times to fly from Manchester to Santiago de Compostela?

  • April is a good time for city breaks to Santiago de Compostela if you want to see this city at its festive best. Easter traditions, celebrations, and events take place everywhere as the spring weather starts to arrive.
  • July is much milder in Santiago de Compostela than in many other parts of Spain, so it's a great choice for holidays during the peak summer season without the suffocating summer temperatures. The end of the month sees the vibrant Festival of St. James.
  • August has the same great weather as July, with various outdoor concerts and festivals to keep you going.

Airports in Manchester

Manchester is served by a major international airport, Manchester Airport (MAN), the UK's busiest airport outside of London.

Useful information about Manchester Airport

Manchester Airport is located in Wythenshawe, 9 miles south of Manchester City Centre.

How to get to the airport:

  • By taxi or car – 20 minutes from the city centre.
  • By bus – 25 minutes by express coach from Manchester Central Coach Station, operating 24 hours; alternatively, 10 different local bus routes operate services to the airport from across Greater Manchester.
  • By train – 20 minutes from Manchester Piccadilly station, running up to every 10 minutes daily.

Services: open 24/7, one hour free Wi-Fi, religious spaces, designated smoking areas, vast range of shopping outlets including tax- and duty-free shopping, high-street brands, and boutique shops, wide selection of bars, cafes, restaurants, and food outlets both before and after security.

Airports in Santiago de Compostela

Santiago de Compostela has one major international airport: Santiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ)

Useful information about Santiago de Compostela Airport

Santiago de Compostela Airport is located in Lavacolla, just 7 miles from the centre of Santiago de Compostela.

How to get from the airport to the city:

  • By taxi – registered taxis with fixed-meter rates just outside arrivals, 15 minutes to the city centre.
  • By bus – Empresa Freire buses, regular service from the airport to Santiago de Compostela railway station and Plaza de Galicia in the city centre, about 25 minutes.
  • By car – numerous car rental companies at the airport, journey time 15 to 20 minutes.

Services: free Wi-Fi, post office, medical centre, accessible toilets, special assistance services, car hire, tourist information kiosk, tax-free shopping, a number of retail and food outlets.

What to do and visit in Santiago de Compostela

  • Don't forget to sample some fresh produce from the historic Praza de Abastos city market, a local icon and one of the busiest and authentic local markets in Spain.
  • Visit the the University of Santiago de Compostela's historic grounds, including many of northern Spain's finest examples of Romanesque archictecture, including the brilliant San Jeronimo College.
  • Watch throngs of Catholic pilgrims arrive at Praza do Obradoiro, the finishing point of the Way of St. James, and visit the revered saint's tomb at the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela.
  • Learn about the city and region's unique history at the Museum of the Galician People, or take stock of the cutting-edge local art scene at the Galician Centre of Contemporary Art.
  • Join the locals relaxing beside the iconic fountain at Square of the Silversmiths, or walk the stairs of Quintana Square for a great view of the cathedral and the Old Town, then take a stroll through the historic streets.

Frequent asked questions about flights from Manchester to Santiago de Compostela

How is COVID-19 affecting flights from Manchester to Santiago de Compostela?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Spain may apply when travelling from Manchester. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Manchester to Santiago de Compostela at Opodo?
Our search engines have found flights from 80€ for the route Manchester - Santiago de Compostela. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Santiago de Compostela expensive to visit compared to Manchester?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Santiago de Compostela costs an average of 4.57 GBP, 83% more expensive than Manchester, with a fare of 2.50 GBP, while train tickets costs 70% less in Santiago de Compostela: 0.91 GBP against 3.00 GBP in Manchester. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 8.22 GBP in Santiago de Compostela, 39% less than the 13.50 GBP in Manchester. The price of the coffee is around 48% cheaper in Santiago de Compostela, with an average of 1.46 GBP, while in Manchester the coffee costs 2.80 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Manchester to Santiago de Compostela?
According to real customer data from our website, the most popular months to book a trip from Manchester to Santiago de Compostela are May, August and January.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Manchester to Santiago de Compostela?
The best time of the year to go to Santiago de Compostela when flying from Manchester depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, September is the top 1 month to fly to  Santiago de Compostela from Manchester in terms of searches from our cutomer, followed by May and August. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period November, February and January are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Manchester -  Santiago de Compostela.
How long does the flight take to go from Manchester to Santiago de Compostela?
The total flight time between Manchester and Santiago de Compostela is of around 03:43 hours on average, considering an average distance of 1,926 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in oter cities in between).
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