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Manchester MANAlicante ALC

Ryanair

£29
Manchester MANAlicante ALC

Multiple carriers

£34

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1682 km
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Travelers usually depart from Manchester, Manchester Coach Station, Manchester - Shudehill Interchange, Manchester-Failsworth, or Manchester-New Moston when they travel from Manchester to Alicante. Book your trip to arrive at Alicante–Elche, Alicante Bus station, or Alicante Train Station. The distance between Manchester and Alicante is 1682 km. The most popular airlines for this route are easyJet, Iberia Airlines, Vueling, Qatar Airways, and Lufthansa. Manchester and Alicante have 263 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

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TUI Airways on Tuesdays, and Saturdays.

Jet2 on Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

easyJet on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Manchester to Alicante

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
easyJetEZYU2YesOpens 720 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
Iberia AirlinesIBEIBYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight
VuelingVLGVYNoOpens 168 days before flight
Closes 4 hours before flight
Qatar AirwaysQTRQRYes0
0
LufthansaDLHLHYes0
0

Alicante travel tips

1) Take a stroll in La Explanada de España to enjoy the greenery and well-decorated promenade in Alicante

La Explanada de España is lined up with rows of palm trees on both sides. The promenade starts in the Old Town and goes along one of the port wharves and seafront next to the marina. The floor of La Explanada de España is decorated with marble tiles. The promenade is a perfect place to feel the breeze at the end of hot summer days and enjoy time with your family and friends.

2) La Santísima Faz square is a gem in the heart of Alicante

La Santísima Faz is the most scenic square in the city. You can escape from the city rush and chill out, watching people and enjoying the architecture. The plaza is situated in the city centre behind the Town Hall and surrounded by tall palm trees.

3) Unwind in peace and serenity at the Saladares-Urbanova beach

The Saladares-Urbanova beach is located outside the city, five kilometres from its centre. It is well-equipped and safe. The coastline is covered with fine sand and stretches for over a kilometre and a half. The Saladares-Urbanova beach is a nice place for walks and other beach activities near Alicante. Take bus line 27 to get there.

Spain COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Spain – 11/2022
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Most travelers from Manchester, MAN can enter Spain, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Spain in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Manchester to Alicante?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Manchester and Alicante takes around 2.8 hours.
What is the flight distance between Manchester and Alicante?
The flight distance between Manchester and Alicante is 1682 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Manchester and Alicante?
Several carriers operate flights between Manchester and Alicante. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include easyJet, Jet2, TUI Airways.
What are the most popular routes to and from Manchester?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Manchester and Istanbul, Barcelona, Rome, Lisbon, Málaga, Athens, Madrid, Paris, London, Milan, Budapest, Brussels, Amsterdam, New York, Palma, Majorca, Dublin, Malta, Faro, Antalya, Ibiza.
What are the most popular routes to and from Alicante?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Alicante and London, Reykjavik, Tallinn, Birmingham, Edinburgh, Liverpool, Nottingham, Dublin, Glasgow, Bristol, Newcastle upon Tyne, Leeds, Riga, Belfast, Toronto, Athens, Aberdeen, Exeter, Bournemouth, Doncaster.
What airports are near Manchester?
The main airport in Manchester is Manchester. It is also served by London Stansted, Luton, Manchester, Birmingham, Liverpool John Lennon, Bristol, Leeds Bradford, Newcastle, East Midlands, Isle of Man.
What airports are near Alicante?
The main airport in Alicante is Alicante–Elche. It is also served by Valencia, Alicante–Elche, Ibiza, Región de Murcia, Castellón–Costa Azahar, Almería.
What buses and trains depart from Manchester?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Manchester, including National Express.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Manchester and Alicante?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Manchester and Alicante thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Manchester and Alicante can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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