Flights from Auckland to Manila, Philippines

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As the capital of the Philippines, Manila is a large and thriving city with lots to offer all kinds of travelers. Fashionistas will appreciate the chic malls filled with designer clothing, while history buffs can walk the walls of the Fort Santiago to find out more about the city’s past. A true blend of the traditional and the futuristic, in Manila you can see massive skyscrapers glimmering in the sun or take a trip to the grand Manila Cathedral, which is a colonial treasure dating back to 1541. When you need to eat, check into one of the city’s new breed of modern Asian restaurants or try a tasty local snack from a street vendor.

Flying to Manila

1. Which airports serve Auckland to Manila?

Flights leave for Manila from Auckland Airport, the largest international airport in New Zealand and is located 15km from the city center. Arriving in the Philippines, travelers touch down at Manila Ninoy Aquino Airport, which receives both domestic and international traffic. It is 13km from central Manila.

2. Which airlines operate flights from Auckland to Manila?

Direct flights to Manila from Auckland are provided by Philippine Airlines. Qantas and Malaysia Airlines also have regular flights, but these are not direct.

3. How long is the flight?

A direct flight from Auckland to Manila will take 10 hours and 25 minutes, but for flights which include a stopover, this can increase to 17 hours and 20 minutes. Auckland is 4 hours ahead of local Manila time.

4. Climate changes between Auckland and Manila

In Auckland overcast weather is rare, the area is mainly bathed in warm sun with rains falling from May to August. Manila is a tropical location with just as much heat. Heavy rains fall between May and November, but the temperatures remain consistently high all year round.

5. Culture differences and need-to-know

The official currency in Manila is the Philippine Peso, there are many banks and ATMs where it can be withdrawn but money exchanges are also located around the city. An extra 10% is often added on to credit card transactions but MasterCard and Visa are a popular form of payment. To enter the Philippines from New Zealand, travelers need an onward ticket, but a visa of 21 days will be automatically granted.

Manila Information

Both of these sunbaked cities have populations of around 1.5 million people but in Manila, the crowds are more densely packed, so it could feel considerably busier than Auckland! Public transport in Manila is adequate – try one of the colorful jeepneys, many of which are now electrically powered.

You can meet some of the locals at Binondo, the oldest Chinatown in the world, there are specialty shops, cool cafes and a huge arch which serves as an entrance way. At the Quiapo Church, you’ll find one of the city’s quirkiest markets, as trinket sellers sit alongside fortune tellers and many stalls packed with homemade candles for sale. After a shopping trip to the Mall of Asia, step outside to Manila Bay, then grab an ice cream as the sun begins to set. Day trips to Mount Taal, the world’s tiniest active volcano, are a popular excursion. You can ride a boat out to the little volcanic island, then take in the sprawling crater views.

Auckland to Manila, Philippines Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 9:37 -05:00

We've scanned 115,678,683 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Manila, Philippines. Multiple Airlines & China Southern frequently offer the best deals to Manila, Philippines flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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How Much is a Flight from Auckland to Manila, Philippines?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Auckland to Manila, Philippines, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $1,300.

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How far in advance should I book tickets from Auckland to Manila, Philippines?

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Cheapest Day To Fly from Auckland to Manila, Philippines

We've examined 231,357,366 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Auckland to Manila, Philippines is Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$1,303$1,303$1,298$1,289$1,303 $1,303

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Auckland to Manila, Philippines

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Auckland to Manila, Philippines is $1,307.

The average price for direct flights from Auckland to Manila, Philippines is not available.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Auckland to Manila, Philippines.

Weekly Direct Flights from Auckland to Manila, Philippines - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Philippine 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 19:25 19:25

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Auckland to Manila, Philippines

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Auckland to Manila, Philippines. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Auckland to Manila, Philippines is $776.

The average price for round trip flights from Auckland to Manila, Philippines is $1,307.

Auckland to Manila, Philippines Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Auckland to Manila, Philippines?
Answer: The average Auckland to Manila, Philippines flight time is 10 hours and 45 minutes.
Question: How far is Manila, Philippines from Auckland?
Answer: The distance from Auckland to Manila, Philippines is 8,020 kilometers (4,984 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Auckland to Manila, Philippines?
Answer: There are 3 direct flights from Auckland to Manila, Philippines.
Question: What are the most popular Auckland airlines for direct flights from Auckland to Manila, Philippines?
Answer: Philippine Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Auckland and Manila, Philippines.

Auckland to Manila, Philippines Airports

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