The city of Taipei in Taiwan is quickly becoming a popular tourist destination for those who want something off the traditional tourist trail. The city now has a subway system that can take you to most parts of the city at a very low cost, so tourists can see a lot in one day. There is a lively nightlife and plenty of world-class restaurants. Taipei is also a place where tourists come to find bargains. You can buy almost anything that you want in this city from designer labels to traditional souvenirs, and there are plenty of street markets to explore.
Flying to Taipei
1. Which airports serve Manila to Taipei?
The main airport in Manila is the Ninoy Aquino International Airport. Flights arriving in Taipei will arrive at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport.
2. Which airlines operate flights from Manila to Taipei?
Philippine Airlines operates direct flights between Manila and Taipei, as does China Airlines. China Eastern Airlines operates an indirect flight that has a stop in Shanghai, while Xiamen Airlines has a flight that stops at Jinjiang Airport.
3. How long is the flight?
A direct flight from Manila to Taipei takes around 2 hours. Flights with connections take a minimum of approximately 12 hours, but some can take up to 26 hours. Taipei is in the same time zone as Manila.
4. Climate changes between Manila and Taipei
Temperatures in Taipei range from 19°C in January to 34°C in the height of summer. In Manila, temperatures are close to 30°C all year round. Taipei is a subtropical climate while Manila is a tropical climate, and both see heavy rainfall from time to time.
5. Culture differences and need-to-know
The lifestyle in Manila and Taipei is very similar. The currency in Manila is the Philippine Peso while in Taiwan the currency is the new Taiwan dollar. Changing money in advance is recommended. The main languages in Taipei are variations of Mandarin, including Taiwanese Mandarin and Standard Mandarin, while in Manila the main language is Filipino although many also speak English.
A visa may be needed for those visiting Taipei from Manila and should be applied for in advance and you should ensure you have at least six months left on your passport. US passport holders will be allowed to enter Taiwan without a visa for up to 90 days with a passport that is valid for more than 90 days.
In Taipei, there are plenty of attractions to visit. One of the main tourist attractions is the Taipei 101 building. It used to be the tallest building in the world and had the world’s fastest elevator. Alternatively, there is the Chiang Kai-Shek memorial. This structure has been created in a typical Chinese style and sits on a huge plaza.
One of the busiest religious sites in the city is the Longshan Temple and it is featured on most of the city’s guided tours. Night markets are another draw for tourists in Taipei and one of the best is the Shilin Nightmarket. This is the largest of its kind in the city and you can spend hours hunting for bargains before enjoying some traditional Taiwanese cuisine. To get around the city the Metro is the best option. The seven lines serve several of the scenic spots sought out by tourists.
Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Manila, Philippines to Taipei?
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How far in advance should I book tickets from Manila, Philippines to Taipei?
The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Manila, Philippines to Taipei.
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|< 7 days||₱11,255||₱40,830|
Compare Flight Prices from Manila, Philippines to Taipei 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 Manila, Philippines to Taipei flights.
|Month||Origin||Destination||Carrier||Depart Date||Return Date||Stops||Price|
|February||Manila, Philippines||Taipei||Cebu Pacific||2/27/20||3/4/20||0||₱5,451|
|March||Manila, Philippines||Taipei||Philippines Airasia||3/21/20||3/24/20||0||₱5,451|
|April||Manila, Philippines||Taipei||Philippines Airasia||4/3/20||4/15/20||0||₱6,259|
|May||Manila, Philippines||Taipei||Philippines Airasia||5/5/20||5/15/20||0||₱5,804|
|June||Manila, Philippines||Taipei||Philippines Airasia||6/3/20||6/7/20||0||₱5,905|
|July||Manila, Philippines||Taipei||Cebu Pacific||7/18/20||7/23/20||0||₱5,047|
|August||Manila, Philippines||Taipei||Philippines Airasia||8/24/20||8/31/20||0||₱5,350|
|September||Manila, Philippines||Taipei||China Airlines||9/1/20||9/5/20||0||₱11,255|
Cheap Last Minute Flights from Manila, Philippines to Taipei
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Manila, Philippines to Taipei
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 Taipei is ₱14,233.
The average price for direct flights from Manila, Philippines to Taipei is ₱10,952.
The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Manila, Philippines to Taipei.
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One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Manila, Philippines to Taipei
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 Taipei. 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 Taipei is ₱7,117.
The average price for round trip flights from Manila, Philippines to Taipei is ₱10,851.
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