Cheap flights from Manchester to Alicante

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The best prices from Manchester to Alicante are usually found in January or February, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Manchester (MAN) to Alicante (ALC)

All the information you need to plan the best MAN to ALC flight in 2021: compare Manchester to Alicante flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Alicante.
MAN - ALC
Price
£79 - £174
ALC
Temperature
17 - 31 °C
ALC
Rainfall
4 - 39 mm

Popular in

May

High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 42% potential price drop

Average price

£143

Average for round-trip flights in April 2021

Round-trip from

£79

From Manchester to Alicante

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Manchester to Alicante?

Users have found that flying from Manchester to Alicante on a Thursday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Manchester to Alicante?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 59 days in advance to save up to 52% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 59 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Manchester to Alicante 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as £105, or £127 for flights within the next 24 hours.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Manchester to Alicante (MAN - ALC)?

When flying from Manchester to Alicante, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 16% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Manchester to Alicante in April, May 2021

The best prices found for MAN to ALC flights in April, May
19 Apr - 23 Apr
£31pp
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Manchester
Ryanair
Direct
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Alicante
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Manchester
19 Apr - 30 Apr
£36pp
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Manchester
Ryanair
Direct
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ALC
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Ryanair
Direct
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Manchester
19 Apr - 7 Jul
£39pp
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Manchester
Ryanair
Direct
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Ryanair
Direct
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Manchester

Manchester to Alicante 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Alicante from Manchester found for this year
19 Apr - 23 Apr
£31pp
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Manchester
Ryanair
Direct
ALC
Alicante
ALC
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Direct
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Manchester
19 Apr - 30 Apr
£36pp
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Manchester
19 Apr - 7 Jul
£39pp
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Manchester

Direct flights to Alicante from Manchester

Save time with Manchester to Alicante direct flight deals
19 Apr - 23 Apr
£31pp
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Manchester
Ryanair
Direct
ALC
Alicante
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Alicante
Ryanair
Direct
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Manchester
19 Apr - 30 Apr
£36pp
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Manchester
Ryanair
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ALC
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Ryanair
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Manchester
19 Apr - 7 Jul
£39pp
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Last-minute flights from Manchester to Alicante

Late deals on return flights to Alicante from Manchester, departing today and this week
19 Apr - 23 Apr
£31pp
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Manchester
Ryanair
Direct
ALC
Alicante
ALC
Alicante
Ryanair
Direct
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Manchester
19 Apr - 30 Apr
£36pp
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Manchester
Ryanair
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Alicante
ALC
Alicante
Ryanair
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Manchester
19 Apr - 7 Jul
£39pp
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Manchester
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Manchester

One-way flights to Alicante from Manchester

The cheapest one-way flights from Manchester to Alicante
02:30 - 06:10
Ryanair
Direct
2h 40m
MAN - ALC
Ryanair
£84
Gate1.co.uk
10:40 - 17:55
Vueling
1 stop
6h 15m
MAN - ALC
Vueling
£91
Vueling
03:00 - 12:55
Iberia
2 stops
8h 55m
MAN - ALC
Iberia

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Manchester to Alicante

Alicante sits on the south-east coast of Spain, right in the middle of the Costa Blanca. Over a million holidaymakers make a beeline here every year, mostly thanks to nearby beach towns like Benidorm and Altea. But Alicante itself is also well worth a look. Moorish castles, treasure-packed museums and fine arts museums house themselves in centuries-old buildings. And its coastal spot puts Alicante between idyllic islets and low-rise mountains. Best of all, Alicante is only a 3-hour flight away from Manchester.

Which airlines flying from Manchester to Alicante have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Ryanair, Jet2, and easyJet flying from Manchester to Alicante have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Are flight prices decreasing from Manchester to Alicante due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Manchester and Alicante for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Can I find flights from Manchester to Alicante for under £73 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Manchester to Alicante for under £73. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ryanair for just £31, but on average you can expect to pay £60.

Are there direct flights from Manchester to Alicante for under £73 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Manchester to Alicante under £73. A good price for a direct flight from Manchester to Alicante is less than £61.

Are there last-minute flights available from Manchester to Alicante for under £73?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Manchester to Alicante within the next 7 days for less than £73.

What days are direct flights available from Manchester to Alicante?

Direct flights can be found on the following days: Friday.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Manchester to Alicante was viewed by 51,033 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

How many flights depart from Manchester to Alicante on average per day?

Travellers can expect 1 flight from Manchester to Alicante on average per day.
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Manchester or Alicante?

When travelling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Manchester is typically greater than that of Alicante. We can gather that this will continue over the next 18 days.

Is Manchester weather warmer or cooler than Alicante?

With an average temperature of 31 °C, peak weather can be found in August. As a traveller, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Alicante are hotter than in Manchester.

How long is the flight from Manchester to Alicante, Spain?

Less than 3 hours long direct. Indirect flights can take anything from 4 to 30 hours.

Which airlines operate flights from Manchester to Alicante?

Jet2.com, Monarch, Ryanair and easyJet offer direct flights. Or you could add a stopover and fly with carriers like KLM, SAS (Scandinavian Airlines) and British Airways.

How frequent are flights between Manchester and Alicante?

Over 5 direct Manchester to Alicante flights depart a day in the summer. Want even more choice? There are around 60 indirect flights to choose from.

Which airports serve Manchester and Alicante?

You’ll fly from Manchester Airport to Alicante-Elche Airport.

Which direct flight route between Manchester and Alicante is cheapest?

It’s usually cheapest to travel off-peak, so between October and May. Alternatively, look for early morning or late afternoon flights from Manchester to Alicante. Most people book flights from Manchester to Alicante for one reason – to kick back on the beaches of the sun-soaked Costa Blanca. Benidorm is the king of the beach resorts. Sky-high hotels, 24/7 nightlife, mountain-view beaches and a twisty old town have reeled in tourists since the 1960s. Alternatively, you could stick around in Alicante. This ancient port city wears its history on its sleeve, so you could peer up at the Basilica of Santa Maria or spy panoramic views from Santa Barbara Castle. You don’t have to worry too much about timing your Manchester to Alicante flights, either. The region is hotter and sunnier than Manchester year-round. Hunting for cheap flights to Alicante? Try out our smart search engine.

How long does is the flight from Manchester to Alicante?

Ryanair can get you from Manchester to Alicante in just under 2h 40m. Your travel time will be generally consistent. The distance between Manchester and Alicante is about 1050 mi. All flights are typically direct.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Manchester to Alicante return?

Flying on Ryanair is currently your cheapest option to Alicante, with prices starting at £32. Ryanair is currently priced 76% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Manchester to Alicante one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Ryanair, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at £21. Vueling flights start at £65 while deals on Iberia start at £144 one-way.

Alternative routes for Manchester to Alicante

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Alicante

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Manchester to Alicante.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = €1.16
Flight duration
2h 43m
Average temperature for April in Alicante
21.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Alicante
21.0 mm

Airports servicing Manchester

Airports servicing Alicante

Top 10 airlines flying from Manchester to Alicante

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Manchester to Alicante choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Eurowings
£88 £162 No cancel fee 87%
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SWISS
£133 £190 No cancel fee 79%
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Blue Air
£150 £192 No cancel fee 74%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Blue Air. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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TUI Airways
£104 £210 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by TUI Airways. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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TAP AIR PORTUGAL
£168 £221 No cancel fee N/A
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British Airways
£84 £229 No cancel fee 70%
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Iberia
£108 £232 No cancel fee 77%
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Vueling
£78 £239 No cancel fee 88%
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Flybe
£130 £239 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Flybe. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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KLM
£155 £275 No cancel fee 75%
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Hourly flight availability from Manchester to Alicante

See what time of day planes typically take off from Manchester towards Alicante.
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Weekly flight availability
from Manchester to Alicante
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Manchester to Alicante.
Sunday
0 flights
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
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Friday
1 daily flight
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