There are 10 ways to get from Greater Manchester to Benidorm by plane, bus, train, car, car ferry or car train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Manchester to Alicante, bus  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Alicante (ALC) MAN - ALC
  2. Take the bus from Alicante Airport to Benidorm

$63 - $206

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Bus to Liverpool, fly to Alicante, bus  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Sackville Street to Liverpool Airport
  2. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Alicante (ALC) LPL - ALC
  3. Take the bus from Alicante Airport to Benidorm

$89 - $299

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to Alicante, bus  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Alicante (ALC) LBA - ALC
  3. Take the bus from Alicante Airport to Benidorm

$87 - $259

Train to Birmingham, fly to Alicante, bus  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Alicante (ALC) BHX - ALC
  3. Take the bus from Alicante Airport to Benidorm

$104 - $358

Fly Manchester to Murcia, bus  •  10 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Murcia (MJV) MAN - MJV
  2. Take the bus from Pilar de la Horadada to Alicante

$177 - $717

Train, train to East Midlands, fly to Alicante, bus  •  10 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Long Eaton
  3. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Alicante (ALC) EMA - ALC
  4. Take the bus from Alicante Airport to Benidorm

$97 - $250

Train, bus  •  32 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar Est
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Benidorm

$299 - $459

Bus  •  36 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from Londres Victoria Coach Station to San Sebastian
  3. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Benidorm

$128 - $168

Drive, car ferry  •  35 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Greater Manchester to Portsmouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Bilbao
  3. Drive from Bilbao to Benidorm

$282 - $865

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  23 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Greater Manchester to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe to Nîmes Tgv
  5. Take the train from Nîmes to Barcelona Sants Tgv / ...
  6. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar R1
  7. Drive from Malgrat de Mar to Benidorm

$560 - $688

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Greater Manchester to Benidorm. However, there are services departing from Moss Side, Horton Rd and arriving at Benidorm via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, Londres Victoria Coach Station and San Sebastián. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 44 min.

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The distance between Greater Manchester and Benidorm is 1041 miles.

The best way to get from Greater Manchester to Benidorm without a car is to train and bus which takes 32 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 23 min to get from Greater Manchester to Benidorm, including transfers.

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Greater Manchester to Benidorm bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Alicante Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 50 min.

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Greater Manchester to Benidorm bus services, operated by Bilman Bus, arrive at Benidorm station.

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Benidorm is 1 h ahead of Greater Manchester. It is currently 1:29 AM in Greater Manchester and 2:29 AM in Benidorm.

British Airways, easyJet, Thomas Cook and four other airlines offer flights from Manchester Airport to Alicante Airport.

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There are 3401+ hotels available in Benidorm. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Greater Manchester to Benidorm.
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  • Distance: 1041.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 23 min

What companies run services between Greater Manchester, England and Benidorm, Spain?

You can take a bus from Greater Manchester to Benidorm via Manchester City Centre, Portland St (Premier Inn), Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, London Victoria Coach Station, Londres Victoria Coach Station, San Sebastian, and San Sebastián in around 36 h 44 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Manchester to Alicante via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Manchester to Alicante via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Liverpool to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Liverpool to Alicante via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Alicante via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Manchester to Murcia
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Murcia via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from East Midlands to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Manchester to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $470
Flights from Manchester to Murcia
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Flights from East Midlands to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from Liverpool to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Liverpool to Alicante via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Manchester to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Manchester to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Manchester to Alicante via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $330
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $700
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $440
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Manchester to Alicante via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $330
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Flights from Manchester to Murcia via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Manchester to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Alicante via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Alicante via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Birmingham to Alicante via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Liverpool to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $1,500
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Leeds
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Single
$28 - $40
Train from Sheffield to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Single
$29 - $45
Virgin West Coast Trains
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$50 - $140
Premier
$120 - $170
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $55
Premier
$64 - $67
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $30
1st Class
$43 - $46
Train from Lille Europe to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $190
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$170 - $190
1st Class
$220 - $330
Train from Nîmes to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $150
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Nîmes to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Alicante Airport to Benidorm
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Londres Victoria Coach Station to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
alsa.com
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Manchester Sackville Street to Liverpool Airport
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Autocars Costa Azul
Phone
+34 (0) 965710449
Email
info@costazul.net
Website
costazul.net
Bus from Pilar de la Horadada to Alicante
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
costazul.net
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Lille to Benidorm
Ave. Duration
26 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$147
Schedules at
starbus.es
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bilman Bus
Phone
902 999 748
Website
bilmanbus.es
Bus from San Sebastián to Benidorm
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
bilmanbus.es
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$140 - $180
Car
$450 - $650

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