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About Flights to Manila

Summary info about Manila flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

$418

Best Round-Trip Price

$658

Fastest flight time

21h 40m

Operated By

2 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Manila from United States in the last 72 hours is $418 (Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl).
The best round-trip flight price to Manila from United States in the last 72 hours is $658 (Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl).
The fastest flight to Manila from United States takes 21h 40m (Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl).
There are 2 airlines operating flights to Manila, including Singapore Airlines and SAUDIA.

Cheapest flights to Manila airports

Find the cheapest flights to these Manila airports from your nearest city or airport
Los Angeles
Manila

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Los Angeles TO Manila

Los Angeles (LAX) to Manila (MNL)

Typically, flights to Manila from Los Angeles are cheaper when flying from Los Angeles to Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl, which has an average price of $718

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO MANILA FROM LOS ANGELESSeptember19% cheaperFlying from Los Angeles to Manila costs on average just $585 in September
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO MANILA FROM LOS ANGELESDecember57% more expensiveIt costs about $1,125 for flights to Manila from Los Angeles in December
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO MANILA FROM LOS ANGELESDecember628% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Manila from Los Angeles in December than any other month

When is the best time to fly to Manila?

The cosmopolitan city of Manila promises a beautiful bayside location and an impressive blend of cultures. Visitors are often overwhelmed by Manila’s traffic and urban sprawl. However, the city offers a generous choice of tourist-friendly accommodation and attractions. Manila experiences a typical tropical climate with distinct wet-dry seasons. At times, there is an overlap of a month or 2 between the seasons. June – November is officially the wet season, characterized by heavy rains and serial typhoons. However, the rains are not constant, and rarely impact travel plans. If you visit in the wet season, you will find less crowds and a lush, green landscape. From March – May, the weather is hot and humid and average temperatures soar as high as 95 degrees Fahrenheit. From late November – early March, the weather is dry and average temperatures are around 80 – 85 degrees Fahrenheit. This is a good time to explore the city and its surrounding islands.

The cheapest month to fly to Manila from United States is in March. Flight prices, which tend to average around $679, are often lower during this time because this is during the off-season. If you are unable to visit Manila during the month of March, then departing from United States during the month September is also very affordable. Most momondo users find prices during this month for around $701.

In general, most travelers find the cheapest time to book a flight to Manila is about 56 days prior to their departure date when tickets on average are $799. In the past 72 hours, momondo users found flights from United States to Manila for as low as $658.

Our data shows that Wednesday is the least expensive day to fly to Manila. Tickets to fly out on this day can be as low as $1,042. The most expensive day to fly to Manila is Saturday, with ticket prices averaging around $1,323.

The cheapest time of day to fly to Manila is in the evening when flights can be purchased for as low as $1,115. In contrast, the most expensive time of day to depart to Manila is in the afternoon when prices are around $1,262.

When planning your flight to Manila, it is important to be aware that some months are not as ideal as others. Specifically, the months of June, July, or August could carry a higher chance of rain, as Manila sees up to 5.1 inches or more. There are still things to do in Manila even when it's raining, but be aware that rain is highly probable in the area. For those looking to get out of the rain and do a little shopping, check out SM Mall of Asia. Popular options when the weather doesn’t cooperate are indoor, family-friendly attractions like aquariums. Manila has Manila Ocean Park nearby for tourists looking for something to do while avoiding the poor weather.

Manila Ocean Park is an amusement park near Manila, and is a perfect place to go enjoy a beautiful day with the family. Consider planning your trip to Manila for the months of May if you have interest in visiting amusement or water parks. Flights to Manila are very popular around then, and it is recommended that you plan early.



Manila flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in United States to Manila found recently by users on momondo
Singapore Airlines
Oct 8
SEA6:20 amSeattle/Tacoma Intl
27h 15m
1 stop
MNL9:35 amManila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Oct 19
MNL3:35 pmManila Ninoy Aquino Intl
28h 10m
1 stop
SEA7:45 pmSeattle/Tacoma Intl
Singapore Airlines
Oct 11
SEA6:20 amSeattle/Tacoma Intl
27h 15m
1 stop
MNL9:35 amManila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Oct 28
MNL2:30 pmManila Ninoy Aquino Intl
29h 15m
1 stop
SEA7:45 pmSeattle/Tacoma Intl
Singapore Airlines
Oct 6
SEA6:20 amSeattle/Tacoma Intl
41h 15m
1 stop
MNL11:35 pmManila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Oct 21
MNL10:15 amManila Ninoy Aquino Intl
33h 30m
1 stop
SEA7:45 pmSeattle/Tacoma Intl
Singapore Airlines
Sep 29
SEA6:20 amSeattle/Tacoma Intl
27h 15m
1 stop
MNL9:35 amManila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Oct 26
MNL2:30 pmManila Ninoy Aquino Intl
29h 15m
1 stop
SEA7:45 pmSeattle/Tacoma Intl
Singapore Airlines
Oct 11
SEA6:20 amSeattle/Tacoma Intl
27h 15m
1 stop
MNL9:35 amManila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Nov 9
MNL2:00 pmManila Ninoy Aquino Intl
28h 15m
1 stop
SEA6:15 pmSeattle/Tacoma Intl
Singapore Airlines
Nov 5
SEA5:45 amSeattle/Tacoma Intl
22h 05m
1 stop
MNL2:50 amManila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Nov 23
MNL2:00 pmManila Ninoy Aquino Intl
28h 15m
1 stop
SEA6:15 pmSeattle/Tacoma Intl

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Manila

If you're looking for one-way flights from United States to Manila, view some of our deals below provided by SAUDIA and Singapore Airlines
Singapore Airlines
Oct 13
SEA6:20 amSeattle/Tacoma Intl
27h 15m
1 stop
MNL9:35 amManila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Singapore Airlines
Sep 13
SEA6:20 amSeattle/Tacoma Intl
27h 15m
1 stop
MNL9:35 amManila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Singapore Airlines
Sep 13
SEA6:20 amSeattle/Tacoma Intl
41h 15m
1 stop
MNL11:35 pmManila Ninoy Aquino Intl

Which airlines fly to Manila?

Here you can see a selection of the most popular and cheapest airlines for flights to Manila

Which airlines fly to Manila?

Based on our data, the most popular airlines that fly to Manila from United States are Philippine Airlines, ANA, Japan Airlines and Air China. There may also be other airline options depending on where in United States you’re flying from.

Korean Air Flights to Manila

There are 11 Korean Air flights to Manila in a normal week. The most common departure point is Incheon Intl and the best Korean Air ticket price seen on momondo is $742 (last 72 hours, from Boston Logan Intl, to Manila). Korean Air has a score of 8.8 from 39 user reviews on momondo.

Emirates Flights to Manila

Emirates flies to Manila 18 times per week usually, making it a popular airline to fly with, particularly when heading to Manila from Dubai Intl. Emirates (rating: 8.5, 119 reviews) varies in price depending on when and where you want to fly to Manila from. The best Emirates ticket price found on momondo to Manila was from Boston Logan Intl ($764 round-trip).


Airports near Manila

Below you will find all the airports in Manila along with the distance from the city center

Which airports operate US flights to Manila?

There are various large airports within the United States that have flights to Manila International Airport (MNL). From New York, you can fly out of John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK). The journey is around 17 hours long. There are also flights offered to Clark International Airport in Angeles, a city in the neighboring region to where Manila is located in the Philippines.You can also get to Manila from the United States departing from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) or the Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL). The trips are about 14 hours and 30 minutes and 10 hours and 45 minutes long respectively.


Popular routes to Manila

Most frequently searched flights to Manila along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
Los Angeles to Manila Flights
Fastest flight time13h 30m
Cheapest price$737
San Francisco to Manila Flights
Fastest flight time13h 00m
Cheapest price$701
New York to Manila Flights
Fastest flight time15h 30m
Cheapest price$726
Seattle to Manila Flights
Fastest flight time19h 41m
Cheapest price$658
Chicago to Manila Flights
Fastest flight time30h 35m
Cheapest price$809
Ontario to Manila Flights
Fastest flight time20h 07m
Cheapest price$1,012
Washington, D.C. to Manila Flights
Fastest flight time23h 15m
Cheapest price$804
Houston to Manila Flights
Fastest flight time24h 40m
Cheapest price$895
Honolulu to Manila Flights
Fastest flight time10h 50m
Cheapest price$774
Dallas to Manila Flights
Fastest flight time24h 20m
Cheapest price$872
San Jose to Manila Flights
Fastest flight time18h 30m
Cheapest price$781
Oakland, California to Manila Flights
Fastest flight time20h 46m
Cheapest price$925
Las Vegas to Manila Flights
Fastest flight time21h 55m
Cheapest price$763
Orlando to Manila Flights
Fastest flight time25h 15m
Cheapest price$1,003
San Diego to Manila Flights
Fastest flight time17h 25m
Cheapest price$759
Portland to Manila Flights
Fastest flight time25h 10m
Cheapest price$758
Philadelphia to Manila Flights
Fastest flight time23h 50m
Cheapest price$1,063
Austin to Manila Flights
Fastest flight time25h 15m
Cheapest price$740
Boston to Manila Flights
Fastest flight time26h 05m
Cheapest price$825
Detroit to Manila Flights
Fastest flight time21h 00m
Cheapest price$1,123

How to travel around Manila

Manila is a busy and sprawling city with a fairly well developed public transportation system. The best way to get around in the city is to rely on the Metro Rail Transit (MRT) and Light Rail Transit (LRT) that connect most of the popular tourist attractions and shopping destinations in the city. Fares are based on distance traveled, and range from ₱15.00 PHP – ₱25.00 PHP. When exploring Manila, remember that as long as you can see an MRT or LRT line, you will not be lost.

Metered taxis are available everywhere and you can hail a taxi anywhere on the streets. You can also rely on the app-based services such as Uber. To cover shorter distances, try a ride in one of the colorful jeepneys which are one of the key modes of public transportation in the Philippines. Jeepney fares start at ₱7.50 PHP for the first 4 kilometers. With constant traffic jams, gridlocks, and aggressive driving style of locals, it is best if you can avoid driving in the city and rely on other modes of transportation.


Visa requirements for visiting Manila

Traveling as a US citizen to Manila in the Philippines, you will be required to present a passport. The passport must be in the same name as the boarding ticket. Your US passport must be valid for at least six months after your planned departure date from the Philippines. As for the visa requirements to enter Manila, US citizens must obtain a visa prior to entry in the Philippines. The tourist visa allows you to stay in the Philippines for up to 60 days. The process of obtaining it takes about 10 business days and requires paying a fee.


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Best things to do and see in Manila

Currently, there is only one airline that offers direct flights to Manila from the United States. This airline is Philippine Airlines and has journeys from the United States daily. The direct flights with Philippine Airlines to Manila depart from John F Kennedy International Airport, Los Angeles International Airport and San Francisco International Airport. These flights to Manila depart from their city of origin at different times of the day. Due to the extensive time difference, the flights always arrive in Manila the following day.

If you’re not able to get one of the direct flights to Manila from the United States, there are various options with one or two layovers in between. Depending on where you’re departing from, choosing a flight with at least one layover may make your ticket cheaper. For example, if you fly from Los Angeles to Manila on the more affordable airfare, you’ll have a layover in Doha International Airport. However, this option adds about 20 hours to your total journey. You can also find trips from Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) and Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) that fly with Japan Airlines and have a stopover in Tokyo Narita Airport. These flights are about 20 hours long including the stopover time in Japan.


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