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Manchester to Funchal

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5 suggested routes to go from Manchester to Funchal by flight, ferry, train, car, bus

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How to travel from Manchester to Funchal ?

Trip Manchester Funchal

Modes of transportplane, carpooling, ferry, bus, train
Distance1612 mi
Direct lineYes

You're planning a trip from Manchester to Funchal and like many travellers you are looking for the best and the cheapest mode of transport to travel between Manchester Funchal? Browsing several websites to get a simple information and book your trip is always very tedious.

Thanks to your multimodal search engine Vivanoda, you'll find on the same site all fares for buses, carpooling, trains, ferries and flights to get to Funchal. You just have to specify the departure date to Funchal then let Vivanoda search for you. Sorting options and filters are at your disposal to refine your search.

You'll mainly use the trains, flights, ferries, carpooling and buses of Thomson Airways, National Express, Blablacar,, TAP Portugal, Easyjet, France or Norwegian Air Shuttle to reach Funchal.

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Manchester to Funchal bus

Unfortunately, there is no direct bus route Manchester Funchal and there is no way to get you to Funchal from Manchester only by bus. However, you'll be able to take other lines by ridesharing, train, boat or plane to reach your final destination Funchal.

Bus stops in Manchester

Depending on the company, it is requested to be present at the bus stop in Manchester from 15 to 30 minutes before the indicated departure time. Then, all you have to do is to validate your ticket with the driver of MegaBus or National Express, to deposit your luggage in the trunk and to find your seat.

  • Manchester

Train Manchester to Funchal

Is Manchester connected to Funchal with a direct train?

No, unfortunately no train line allows to go from Manchester to Funchal without making any changes.

Manchester Funchal train companies

These are the 3 railways companies that you may take during your trip to Funchal: East Midlands Trains, CrossCountry and Virgin Trains.
East Midlands Trains Manchester FunchalCrossCountry Manchester FunchalVirgin Trains Manchester Funchal

Railway stations from Manchester

  • Manchester Piccadilly

Manchester to Funchal ferries

There is no possibility to travel only by ferry for the trip to Funchal from the city of Manchester. You have no choice than to combine your trip with another means of transport like bus, ridesharing, train and plane.

What are the Manchester Funchal ferry companies?

There's one ferry company that links Manchester to Funchal: all Empresa de Navegação Madeirense fares are displayed in the search results.

Empresa de Navegação Madeirense Manchester Funchal

Funchal ferry terminals

To continue to your trip to Funchal, take a ferry in Las Palmas De Gran Canaria with Empresa de Navegação Madeirense.
  • Funchal

Cheap flights from Manchester to Funchal

Here's a few tips that can be useful to help you get the best deals to fly from Manchester to Funchal:

  • Book your Manchester Funchal flight well in advance to get the best prices. With few exceptions, prices increase as you get closer to the departure date in order to save seats for business customers who book late and are keen to pay more.
  • Be flexible with your dates of travel to Funchal. Fares are different whether the flight is scheduled early in the morning or late in the evening. It is thus recommended to have an important degree of flexibility.
  • Prefer connected flights to Funchal rather than direct.

Which airlines fly from Manchester to Funchal ?

You can choose between 4 airlines to travel by plane on this route: Thomas Cook Airlines UK, Easyjet, Monarch Airlines or Thomson Airways.
Thomas Cook Airlines UK Manchester FunchalEasyjet Manchester FunchalMonarch Airlines Manchester FunchalThomson Airways Manchester Funchal

Departure airport in Manchester

  • MAN Manchester International

Destination airport in Funchal

  • FNC Madeira Cristiano-Ronaldo

Carpool from Manchester to Funchal

Carpooling is a recent way to travel by sharing your journey Manchester-Funchal with other travellers looking for the same route. This has a very positive environmental impact since it optimizes the capacity of the car and it also allows saving money.

On the contrary to other means of transportation, carsharing doesn't provide to travellers a defined scheduled. So, you have more probabilities to find Manchester-Funchal rides five days before your date of travel than three months. Good option for lastminute stay in Funchal!

When you book a ride between Manchester Funchal, you'll set directly with the driver how he can pick you up. To avoid any money chats with the drivers, you pay your ride online.

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