The cheapest times to fly from BCN to MAN are

  • September 3rd to March 25th (except the weeks of October 29th, December 17th, February 5th, and February 19th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from BCN to MAN is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $219 for Sunday flights during mid July, or as low as $55 for Wednesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Manchester

Flying from Barcelona (BCN) to Manchester (MAN) will usually cost between $67 to $183 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $72. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $175. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $103 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $103 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BCN to MAN flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the BCN to MAN route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

BCN to MAN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BCN to MAN flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Barcelona. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $32 (24%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $97. Return trip prices are from the MAN to BCN flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from BCN to MAN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 31 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from BCN to MAN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: London Stansted Airport (STN) in London

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from MAN
  • Usually 4.39% less expensive than MAN
  • Nonstop flights available

See BCN to STN flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BCN to MAN? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 36 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Aer Lingus, Air Austral, Air France, Austrian, Belavia, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, easyJet, Eurowings, Finnair, Garuda Indonesia, Gol, Hainan, Iberia, JAL, Jet2, Kenya Airways, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Qatar Airways, Royal Air Maroc, Ryanair, SAS, Singapore Airlines, South African, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, Vueling, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Manchester Airport to Barcelona Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 857 miles or 1379 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BCN to MAN?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BCN to MAN flight is about 2 hour 31 minutes.

How many flights go between Barcelona and Manchester?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 96 available flights from BCN to MAN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BCN
Origination airport name Barcelona Airport
City Barcelona
Country Spain
Latitude 41.3
Longitude 2.1

Return Airport

Destination code MAN
Destination airport name Manchester Airport
City Manchester
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 53.3
Longitude -2.3


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