Flights from Manila, Philippines to Seoul, South Korea

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Destination Overview

Seoul, officially known as Seoul Special Metropolitan City, is the capital and largest urban area in South Korea. With centuries of history, Seoul has numerous historic landmarks and attractions to take in. Some of its top attractions include Gyeongbokgung Palace, Korea Furniture Museum and Bukchon Hanok Village. Visitors can enjoy the local food at Maple Tree or enjoy a traditional tea ceremony at Suyeonsanbang.

Flying to Seoul

1. Which airports serve Manila to Seoul?

The airport in Manila is the Ninoy Aquino International Airport. With four terminals and two runways, this airport is considered to be one of the main hubs for travelers to many Asian countries. From here, you will land at the Seoul Incheon International Airport, located just west of the city.

2. Which airlines operate flights from Manila to Seoul?

Asiana is the major provider of these flights, offering daily departures that do not require any connections. Cebu Pacific, Jeju Air, Korean, Philippine, and AirAsia Zest also provide direct flights every day. Other airlines, including Air China, All Nippon, Cathay and China Airlines all serve regular travel options, but these will require a connecting flight.

3. How long is the flight?

Direct flights from Manila to Seoul will usually take 3 hours and 30 minutes, a flight time which might be significantly increased to 6 or more hours if you have a layover.

4. Climate changes between Manila to Seoul

Manila has a warm climate that is consistent throughout the year, while Seoul enjoys a broader range of temperatures with cooler temperatures in winter dipping as low as 25°F and rising to 75°F in the summer.

5. Culture differences and need-to-know

The Korean Won is the currency used in Seoul and is accessible at most banks, the Seoul Incheon International Airport and authorized money exchangers, but you might want to get your money beforehand to avoid getting stung by commission fees.

If you are traveling without a visa you will be able to stay in the country for a maximum of 90 days. If entering Seoul for employment, education, or any other reason, a visa will be required.

City Information

As the capital of South Korea, Seoul is rich in history with numerous landmarks and attractions to see. Some of its top tourist attractions include Gyeongbokgung Palace, Korea Furniture Museum and Bukchon Hanok Village. The Noryangjin Fish Wholesale Market has around 700 vendors of freshly caught fish as well but arrive early if you want to take part in the sale.

For a breath of fresh air, be sure to check out the Bukhansan National Park. It is rich in biodiversity while still being within the city limits. Those seeking peace and quiet might also enjoy checking out Bongeunsa Temple which offers a Temple Stay Program.

Visitors can enjoy the local food at Maple Tree or a traditional tea ceremony at Suyeonsanbang.

Manila, Philippines to Seoul Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 8:44 -05:00

We've scanned 115,678,683 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Seoul. Jeju Air & Cebu Pacific frequently offer the best deals to Seoul flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Jeju Air
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Tue 3/5
nonstop
SELMNL
Wed 3/6
nonstop
₱8,134
Cebu Pacific
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Mon 3/11
nonstop
SELMNL
Sun 3/17
nonstop
₱10,321
Hahn Air
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Tue 3/5
nonstop
SELMNL
Wed 3/6
nonstop
₱17,052
Philippine
MNLSEL
Thu 2/1
nonstop
SELMNL
Fri 2/2
nonstop
₱17,052
China Southern
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Wed 2/28
1 stop
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Sat 3/2
1 stop
₱18,286
Asia Atlantic
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Tue 4/30
1 stop
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Fri 5/10
1 stop
₱19,576

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

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Manila, Philippines to Seoul, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be ₱9,704.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Manila, Philippines to Seoul?

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

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Manila, Philippines to Seoul.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days ₱12,172 ₱17,333
7-14 days ₱12,733 ₱18,567
14-21 days ₱11,724 ₱16,716
21-30 days ₱10,714 ₱14,977
30-60 days ₱9,312 ₱12,621
60-90 days ₱9,256 ₱12,397
90+ days ₱10,153 ₱11,836

Cheapest Day To Fly from Manila, Philippines to Seoul

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 Manila, Philippines to Seoul is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
₱9,256₱9,256₱9,256₱9,256₱10,490 ₱10,490

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Manila, Philippines to Seoul

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Manila, Philippines to Seoul. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
₱18,791
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
₱18,791 ₱14,528
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
₱14,528 ₱14,528
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
₱14,528 ₱12,284
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
₱12,284 ₱11,724
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
₱11,724

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Manila, Philippines to Seoul

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 Manila, Philippines to Seoul is ₱12,901.

The average price for direct flights from Manila, Philippines to Seoul is ₱10,882.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Manila, Philippines to Seoul - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jeju Air 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 18:15 18:15
Major Airlines 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 04:55 04:55
Asiana 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 07:15 07:15
Philippine 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 09:05 19:30

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

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 Manila, Philippines to Seoul. 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 Manila, Philippines to Seoul is ₱6,058.

The average price for round trip flights from Manila, Philippines to Seoul is ₱10,882.

Manila, Philippines to Seoul Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Manila, Philippines to Seoul?
Answer: The average Manila, Philippines to Seoul flight time is 4 hours and 7 minutes.
Question: How far is Seoul from Manila, Philippines?
Answer: The distance from Manila, Philippines to Seoul is 2,607 kilometers (1,620 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Manila, Philippines to Seoul?
Answer: There are 35 direct flights from Manila, Philippines to Seoul.
Question: What are the most popular Manila, Philippines airlines for direct flights from Manila, Philippines to Seoul?
Answer: Philippine Airlines provides 40% of the non-stop flights between Manila, Philippines and Seoul.

Manila, Philippines to Seoul Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Manila, Philippines and Seoul. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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