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Flights to Manila in 2021

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 23% potential price rise
Cheapest inJuneBest time to find cheap flights, 7% potential price drop
Average price$930Average for return flights in November 2021
Return from$1,019From Auckland Intl to Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
One-way from$606One-way flight from Auckland Intl (AKL) to Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl (MNL)

Cheap flights to Manila in November, December 2021

The best prices found for MNL flights for November, December
23 Dec - 9 Jan
AKL

Auckland Intl

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

3 stops

36h 00m
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

15h 40m
$2,663

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 27/11/21

30 Nov - 5 Dec
AKL

Auckland Intl

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

2 stops

40h 55m
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

17h 20m
$2,763

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 29/11/21

10 Dec - 13 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

3 stops

25h 50m
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

32h 55m
$2,808

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 27/11/21

Manila 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Manila found for this year
23 Dec - 9 Jan
AKL

Auckland Intl

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

3 stops

36h 00m
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

15h 40m
$2,663

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 27/11/21

27 Nov - 3 Dec
AKL

Auckland Intl

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

1 stop

16h 05m
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

18h 05m
$2,701

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 26/11/21

27 Nov - 3 Dec
AKL

Auckland Intl

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

1 stop

16h 05m
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

38h 05m
$2,716

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 26/11/21

Last minute flights to Manila

Late deals on return flights to Manila, departing today and this week
6 Dec - 13 Dec
AKL

Auckland Intl

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

1 stop

32h 45m
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

18h 40m
$3,597

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 28/11/21

6 Dec - 13 Dec
AKL

Auckland Intl

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

2 stops

52h 45m
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

25h 40m
$3,624

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 28/11/21

6 Dec - 12 Dec
AKL

Auckland Intl

MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

1 stop

32h 45m
MNL

Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

17h 20m
$3,722

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 28/11/21

Can I fly to Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl from New Zealand right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New Zealand to Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

Most visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New Zealand are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New Zealand are not required to quarantine after entering Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl.

Can I fly back to New Zealand from Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl?

Returning to New Zealand from Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to New Zealand.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl are not required to quarantine after entering New Zealand.

What is the cheapest month to fly to Manila?

The cheapest ticket to Manila found for each month in 2021 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.

January

$914

February

$826

March

$829

April

$924

May

$840

June

$878

July

$835

August

$830

September

$829

October

$810

November

$820

December

$1,386

Currently, October is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight to Manila. Flying to Manila in December will prove the most costly. There are multiple factors that influence the price of a flight so comparing airlines, departure airports and times can help keep costs down.

When is the best time to fly to Manila?

Average Manila flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2021 and 2022 by month

AKL - MNL

Price

$810 - $1,784

MNL

Temperature

26 - 29 °C

MNL

Precipitation

10 - 400 mm

Whilst there are several times of the year to choose from, April is seen as the time to fly to Manila, however, it is possible to get good deals throughout the year. If you are looking for warm weather when you arrive off of your flight to Manila then April is statistically the hottest. July is historically the period with most rainfall.

When is the best time to book a flight to Manila?

Booking 60 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights to Manila. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Manila?

The cheapest day to fly to Manila is usually Tuesday. At the moment, Saturday is the most expensive.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Manila?

At the moment, flights at midday are likely to offer the best value for money for your Manila trip. A flight in the afternoon will more often than not be of higher cost.

How long is the flight to Manila?

The flight times that you should expect to Manila Ninoy Aquino International (MNL), Manila, from cities in New Zealand are going to be somewhat different based upon your departure point and the number of stops you will need to make along the way. From Auckland International (AKL) to Manila, Philippines, you should expect a flight time around 16h 50min, and from Christchurch (CHC), your trip time will be about 16h 10min. From Wellington (WLG), you should expect a travel time of about 19h 45min.

Can you fly directly to Manila?

While it is unfortunate that there are no direct flights from cities in New Zealand to Manila, there are still some great Manila flight deals that you can find to help you make this trip. There’s a two stop flight that departs from Wellington and has layovers at Christchurch and Singapore Changi (SIN), or you can also take this flight departing from Christchurch with a single layover point at Singapore Changi. From Auckland International, there is also a one stop flight with a layover at Singapore Changi.

How do I travel to the city centre from Manila Airport?

Once you arrive at the airport, you are going to find a couple of great options to get you from the airport to the centre of the city. There is an airport bus operated by UBE Express, which makes the trip to downtown from the airport in about 26min for a cost of around ₱ 124 (NZ$ 3.50). If you would prefer to travel by taxi, you can make the trip in one of the many taxis you will find at the airport to the centre of the city in roughly 16mins for a cost of around ₱ 249 (NZ$ 7.15).

What are some things to see and do while I am in Manila?

A very popular destination for tourists and locals alike in this area is Rizal Park, a very large park that is a great place to take an afternoon stroll, plus there are several events that occur here throughout the year. The National Museum of the Philippines offers visitors an extensive collection of artwork from throughout the world, while the San Agustin Church is a great example of 16th-century architecture; there is also a museum inside of the church that gives a detailed history of this location and all that has occurred inside of the walls. The Casa Manila is a museum offering a history of the Philippine nation, plus there are several restaurants and cafes in this area that are a great place to spend an afternoon.

What are the visa and passport requirements to fly to the airport in Manila?

As a citizen of New Zealand that wants to visit Manila, Philippines, you will need to have a valid passport to enter the country. If you are travelling as a tourist and you do not plan to stay in the Philippines for more than 30 days, you will not need a visa to travel here.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Manila?

Travellers will need to book flights to Ninoy Aquino Intl (MNL) if they wish to fly to Manila. The Manila airport is 10.9 km from the city centre.

Other local departures to Manila from New Zealand