# How far is Barcelona from Manchester?

The distance between Manchester (Manchester Airport) and Barcelona (Barcelona–El Prat Airport) is 857 miles / 1380 kilometers / 745 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Manchester (MAN) to Barcelona (BCN) is 1133 miles / 1823 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 19 hours 26 minutes.

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1380
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2 h 7 min
140 kg

## Distance from Manchester to Barcelona

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Manchester to Barcelona. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 857.214 miles
• 1379.552 kilometers
• 744.899 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 857.207 miles
• 1379.541 kilometers
• 744.893 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

## How long does it take to fly from Manchester to Barcelona?

The estimated flight time from Manchester Airport to Barcelona–El Prat Airport is 2 hours and 7 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Barcelona–El Prat Airport (BCN)

On average, flying from Manchester to Barcelona generates about 140 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 140 kilograms equals 309 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Manchester to Barcelona

See the map of the shortest flight path between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Barcelona–El Prat Airport (BCN).

## Airport information

Origin Manchester Airport
City: Manchester
Country: United Kingdom
IATA Code: MAN
ICAO Code: EGCC
Coordinates: 53°21′13″N, 2°16′29″W
Destination Barcelona–El Prat Airport
City: Barcelona
Country: Spain
IATA Code: BCN
ICAO Code: LEBL
Coordinates: 41°17′49″N, 2°4′42″E