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Departure Wed, 25 Dec Return Sat, 28 Dec
LHR London
MNL Manila
return from £529
Departure Sun, 22 Dec Return Mon, 30 Dec
MAN Manchester
MNL Manila
return from £732
Departure Wed, 08 Jan Return Fri, 10 Jan
SIN Singapore
MNL Manila
return from £167
Departure Fri, 13 Dec Return Wed, 18 Dec
DMK Bangkok
MNL Manila
return from £166
Popular flight routes to Manila
London - Manila
return from £506
Manchester - Manila
return from £545
Singapore - Manila
return from £109
Bangkok - Manila
return from £117
Hong Kong - Manila
return from £106
Mactan-Cebu - Manila
return from £54

Trips to Manila

Manila travel

Manila, the capital city of the Philippines, is also known as the "Pearl of the Orient". This coastal city is located along the Manila Bay on the Luzon Island which is the largest of the 7000 Philippines islands. This city, formerly known as Maynilad, was the centre for the Philippines battles against Spain and then the United States. Today, it is the centre for the country's social, political, economic and cultural activity. The city is also popular for sports with basketball, baseball, football and billiards taking the limelight and trips to Manila cannot be called complete without the shopping list being ticked off. Check out our offers flight + hotel to Manila!

Things to do and places to see in Manila

Haggle around the street markets of Manila for an exciting shopping experience to find all that you want at reasonable prices, or get to the malls for some brand name shopping. After shopping to your heart's content, head out to some of the hottest clubs, pubs and lounges for some inspiring night life. To enjoy fabulous live music, hip hop and dance performance.

You can land here on any of the direct flights to Manila from anywhere in the world to enjoy the city's vibrant lifestyle

  • Take a glimpse of the oldest San Augustin Church and marvel at many fine artefacts
  • Spend a few hours admiring the Santiago Forts interesting history of the national hero Jose Rizal
  • Take a view of the sea life from the tunnel and shows on the marine animals at Marine Ocean Park
  • Take a day's tour to explore the open air museum and the cultural heritage at Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar
  • Enjoy a full day tour to marvel at the active volcano along black sands and beautiful Taal Lake
  • Enjoy an evening having ice cream while watching the sunset at Manila Bay Waterfront outside Mall of Asia
  • Visit the world's oldest China Town and stimulate your taste buds with delicious Chinese cuisines
  • Do not miss the historical buildings and structures or old Spanish times at Intramuros
  • Enjoy many unique rides and shows at the air-conditioned Star City amusement park
  • Stroll around the crowded streets of Manila and try San Miguel (local beer) at the local bar
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Manila airports

Manila is serviced by two airports: Ninoy Aquino International Airport and Clark International Airport. Both airports receive domestic and international flights.

  • Ninoy Aquino International Airport

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    Location

    This airport is located about 7km south of Manila and serves as the hub for Philippine Airlines.

    Transport options

    On reaching Manila you can take the airport shuttle to the Metro Rail Transit line which will connect you to the Manila city. You may also take any of the nine different buses routes from Terminal 1, 2 and 3 to connect you to the city or other locations in Manila. An airport shuttle service moves between the four terminals of this airport.

  • Clark International Airport

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    You can look for deals via Opodo on Asiana Airlines, Tiger Airways and Emirates.

    Location

    This airport is at an approximate distance of 42km from the Manila. Part of the airport is also used for military operations.

    Transport options

    There are regular bus services from this airport which connect you to the nearest Metro rail head. You can take the metro from there for your onward journey to Manila City. You can also opt for the taxi service or hire a car and explore the city on your own.

FAQ's about Manila

🖱️ When's the best time to book flights to Manila?
The top month to book flights to Manila is January, based on our Opodo UK customers. The next most popular booking period for Manila flights is October. In third place: September. By this we mean when travellers book their tickets. For the best time to actually travel to Manila, read on.
📅 When's the best time to go to Manila?
We checked our customers' flight searches, and the winner of best time to fly to Manila is... December. The next best month to travel to Manila is April. And let's not forget January, the third top choice for when to go to Manila. However if you prefer things on the less busy side, we can also tell you (quietly) that the least popular month for flights to Manila is September.
🕑 How long before a flight to Manila should I be at the airport?
If you want to be on time for your flight to Manila, make sure to be at the airport at least two to three hours in advance. Check-ins, security controls, customs and boarding the airplane can take some time. At Opodo you can find the best deals for flights to Manila departing from over 52 cities and choose from a variety of services that will improve your time at the airport and guarantee a much better travel experience, such as priority boarding and additional luggage. For more convenience, when booking your flight to Manila at Opodo you can also add insurance or opt for a refundable fare and have a problem-free trip!
✈️ What is the name of Manila’s airport?
Manila is served by 3 airport[s]. Ninoy Aquino International Airport operates flights towards both domestic and international destinations within 52 cities, such as London, Manchester and Singapore, the most popular routes.
📌 How far is Manila’s airport from the city centre?
Manila’s airport Ninoy Aquino International Airport is located 6 miles from the city centre.
💶 How much is the trip from the airport to Manila’s city centre?
By Public transport: The price for the trip is about 0.30 GBP per person. By taxi: If you have more budget and prefer to take a taxi from Ninoy Aquino International Airport , for example, the average price for the ride to Manila centre is around 0.60 GBP per km. By car: For more convenience and freedom during your stay, Opodo has the best offers of car rentals in Manila. Pick your preferred car type and get from Ninoy Aquino International Airport to Manila city centre on your own terms.
🗺️ How to get from the airport to Manila city centre?
There are many ways to get from Ninoy Aquino International Airport to central Manila:
🚗 Driving:
If you go by car or decide to take a taxi, be aware of traffic. The average travel time from Ninoy Aquino International Airport to Manila city centre when driving is 28 mins, but it may vary depending on the time of the day.
By bus:
Another way to go to Manila city center is by bus. On average, it is possible to get there in around 1 hour 33 mins.
By Bus:
Commuting from Ninoy Aquino International Airport to central Manila by Bus takes around 1 hour 22 mins, depending on the time and the day of the week.
💳 How much should I budget for a trip to Manila?
If you are going to Manila, here is a list with an average price of some goods:
  • - Inexpensive Restaurant: 2.25 GBP
  • - Mid Range Restaurante: 14.98 GBP
  • - Cheap Restaurant: 2.25 GBP
  • - Domestic Beer: 1.01 GBP
  • - Imported Beer: 1.95 GBP
  • - Coffee: 1.94 GBP
  • - SoftDrink: 0.51 GBP
  • - Water: 0.29 GBP

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