Manila is the capital of the Philippines and has a reputation for being a highly desirable city for both business travel and for tourism. While it’s not the largest city in the country, it regularly tops lists of the best Filipino locations in which to do business and it also has a range of top attractions. From the gorgeous Rizal Park to the historic Fort Santiago, there’s an activity for everyone in Manila no matter what your preferences are.
Flying to Manila
1. Which Airports serve London to Manila?
When departing from London, it’s likely that you’ll leave from Heathrow, which is connected to the city center both by the London Underground and by the Heathrow Express train. On arrival at Ninoy Aquino International Airport, you can travel into the center of Manila via a bus or other transport options.
2. Which Airlines operate flights from London to Manila?
There are several airlines operating regular services on this route but the main provider of direct flights is Philippine Airlines.
3. How long is the flight?
A direct flight from London to Manila takes roughly fourteen and a half hours to complete. This is a service that runs throughout the year.
4. Climate changes between London and Manila
The climate in London is generally pleasant, and there tend to be highs of around 73°F during the summer months and lows of 41°F in winter. In Manila, though, the warm climate means that in the summer there are temperatures as high as 93°F and even during the winter months, highs can remain at around 86°F.
5. Culture differences and need-to-know
The British pound will not be accepted in Manila, and you will need to convert it into Filipino peso as soon as you can. In terms of visa access, British citizens will not need a visa if they have tickets for an onward journey and they are not planning to remain there for longer than 30 days.
Swapping the developed global metropolis of London for Manila may seem like a culture shock at first, but this Filipino city is full of gems designed to make your visit there a memorable one.
Manila has lots to offer a visitor. Museums, such as the National Museum of the Philippines, are common here. In addition, art galleries like the Hiraya Gallery are definitely worth visiting. If you’re interested in sports the multi-purpose Philippine Sports Stadium often has a game on and if you’d prefer to go shopping, the Robinsons Place Mall isn’t far away from the city center. And with traditional Filipino food like lechón offered at many of Manila’s restaurants, eating out certainly shouldn’t be missed. The bustling streets of the Makati business district are designed to provide business travelers with all that they need for a successful visit.
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How far in advance should I book tickets from London, United Kingdom to Manila, Philippines?
The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from London, United Kingdom to Manila, Philippines.
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Compare Flight Prices from London, United Kingdom to Manila, Philippines by Month
Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for London, United Kingdom to Manila, Philippines flights.
|Month||Origin||Destination||Carrier||Depart Date||Return Date||Stops||Price|
|February||London, United Kingdom||Manila, Philippines||Royal Brunei||16/02/2020||26/02/2020||1||£486|
|March||London, United Kingdom||Manila, Philippines||China Eastern||31/03/2020||16/04/2020||1||£459|
|April||London, United Kingdom||Manila, Philippines||Air China||20/04/2020||03/05/2020||2||£471|
|May||London, United Kingdom||Manila, Philippines||Air China||06/05/2020||20/05/2020||2||£471|
|June||London, United Kingdom||Manila, Philippines||Air China||01/06/2020||15/06/2020||2||£471|
|July||London, United Kingdom||Manila, Philippines||Royal Brunei||01/07/2020||19/07/2020||1||£505|
|August||London, United Kingdom||Manila, Philippines||Air China||31/08/2020||06/09/2020||2||£478|
|September||London, United Kingdom||Manila, Philippines||Air China||30/09/2020||07/10/2020||2||£473|
Cheap Last Minute Flights from London, United Kingdom to Manila, Philippines
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from London, United Kingdom 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 London, United Kingdom to Manila, Philippines is £509.
The average price for direct flights from London, United Kingdom to Manila, Philippines is £733.
The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from London, United Kingdom to Manila, Philippines.
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One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from London, United Kingdom 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 London, United Kingdom 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 London, United Kingdom to Manila, Philippines is £415.
The average price for round trip flights from London, United Kingdom to Manila, Philippines is £509.
London, United Kingdom to Manila, Philippines Flight Questions
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London, United Kingdom to Manila, Philippines Airports
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