Manila, the capital of the Philippines, is popular for its architecture, which is a blend of soaring skyscrapers and Spanish colonial buildings. It also has its own Chinatown, ancient fortifications and open-air markets to keep you busy during your visit. Manila attracts many business executives, as it is a hub for banking and finance, commerce and retail. The city enjoys an influx of leisure and business travelers throughout the year.
Flying to Manila
1. Which Airports serve Taipei to Manila?
Flights to Manila from Taipei depart from Taoyuan International Airport (TPE). It is the primary airport in the city for international flights. The other airport for international flights is Taipei Songshan Airport, officially called Taipei International Airport (TSA). It is a smaller airport in Songhsan District and serves international and domestic flights. Flights from Taipei to Manila invariably land at the Manila Ninoy Aquino International Airport (MNL). The other airports in the Greater Manila Area catering to international flights are Clark International Airport (CRK), while Subic Bay International Airport (SFS) serves domestic flights.
2. Which Airlines operate flights from Taipei to Manila?
Major carriers to MNL include AirAsia Zest, Cebu Pacific, EVA Air, Philippine Airlines, China Airlines, Hong Kong Airlines, Dragonair, Cathay and Jetstar Asia.
3. How long is the flight?
A direct flight from Taipei to Manila takes about 2 hours. If the flight has a single layover, then it can take about 6 hours to reach Manila from Taipei.
4. Climate changes between Taipei and Manila
Taipei has a humid, subtropical climate whereas Manila has a tropical wet and dry savannah climate, with dry winters. Manila also experiences intense rainfall from May to October on account of the southwest monsoon. Humidity levels are the highest in August. In winter, the city experiences rainfall and cool winds due to the northeast monsoon.
5. Culture differences and need-to-know
The currency in Taipei is the New Taipei Dollar, while in Manila, it is the Philippine Peso. You can change money for immediate use at the airport, but if you are looking for a good exchange rate, then currency exchange bureaus in the city offer better rates. You will require a visa to enter the Philippines.
The cost of living in Manila is more affordable compared to Taipei. Hence, goods and services in the city will be cheaper.
In Manila, you can visit Intramuros, the walled city established in the late 16th century by the first Spanish settlers. It is home to the San Agustin Church and Museum, Manila Cathedral, Fort Santiago, Rizal Shrine and Casa Manila Museum.
You can travel around Manila in a jeepney, which follows a fixed route for a set price. You can also hire a taxicab, tricycle or bicycle with a sidecar. In Divisoria, which is an open-air flea market in Chinatown selling everything under the sky, you can explore the market on foot or hire a motorized pedicab.
If you happen to be in the city on January 9, then you will be able to witness the Procession of the Feast of the Black Nazarene. On June 24, the denizens of the city also celebrate the founding of Manila.
Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Taipei to Manila, Philippines?
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How far in advance should I book tickets from Taipei to Manila, Philippines?
The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Taipei to Manila, Philippines.
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|< 7 days||NT$8,924||NT$27,401|
Compare Flight Prices from Taipei 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 Taipei to Manila, Philippines flights.
|Month||Origin||Destination||Carrier||Depart Date||Return Date||Stops||Price|
|February||Taipei||Manila, Philippines||Philippines Airasia||2/14/20||2/18/20||0||NT$3,786|
|March||Taipei||Manila, Philippines||Philippines Airasia||3/6/20||3/17/20||0||NT$3,396|
|April||Taipei||Manila, Philippines||Philippines Airasia||4/7/20||4/19/20||0||NT$3,426|
|May||Taipei||Manila, Philippines||Philippines Airasia||5/24/20||6/10/20||0||NT$3,516|
|June||Taipei||Manila, Philippines||China Airlines||6/3/20||6/15/20||0||NT$4,898|
|July||Taipei||Manila, Philippines||Cebu Pacific||7/12/20||7/19/20||0||NT$3,095|
Cheap Last Minute Flights from Taipei to Manila, Philippines
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Taipei 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 Taipei to Manila, Philippines is NT$6,670.
The average price for direct flights from Taipei to Manila, Philippines is NT$5,529.
The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Taipei to Manila, Philippines.
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One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Taipei 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 Taipei 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 Taipei to Manila, Philippines is NT$3,155.
The average price for round trip flights from Taipei to Manila, Philippines is NT$5,198.
Taipei to Manila, Philippines Flight Questions
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Taipei to Manila, Philippines Airports
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