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Flights to Philippines in 2021

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 33% potential price rise
Cheapest inMarchBest time to find cheap flights, 9% potential price drop
Average priceS$ 227Average for round-trip flights in June 2021
Round-trip fromS$ 105From Singapore Changi to Philippines

Cheapest prices for Philippines flights by month

The cheapest ticket to Philippines found for each month in 2021 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.
January
S$ 274
February
S$ 254
March
S$ 236
April
S$ 264
May
S$ 267
June
S$ 251
July
S$ 247
August
S$ 242
September
S$ 219
October
S$ 221
November
S$ 264
December
S$ 362
Currently, the cheapest month for flights to Philippines is September. The most expensive month for flights is December. The cheapest prices are shown above but prices will vary according to departure times, airlines, class and how early you book.

When is the best time to fly to Philippines?

Average Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2021 and 2022 by month.
SIN - MNL
Price
S$ 219 - S$ 560
MNL
Temperature
30 - 34 °C
MNL
Rainfall
17 - 381 mm
September is typically the best time to fly to Philippines, but there are other times where great deals are available. If you are looking for warm weather when you arrive off of your flight to Philippines then April is statistically the hottest. August is historically the period with most rainfall.

When is the best time to book a flight to Philippines?

The best time to book flights to Philippines is 32 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Philippines?

At the moment, Wednesday is the most economical day to take a flight to Philippines. Sunday is likely to be the most costly.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Philippines?

Philippines flights can be made cheaper if you choose a flight in the morning. Booking a flight in the evening will likely mean higher prices.

With more than 7,000 islands making up the Philippines, the hardest decision will be which ones to visit. Manila is capital and main island groups are Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. A Catholic country, its people are warm, hospitable and family-minded; its cuisine a delicious blend of Chinese, Spanish, Mexican, Japanese, Indonesian and Indian.

The islands have several international gateways. Ninoy Aquino is the airport at which many flights to the Philippines (and its capital Manila) land. Mactan in Cebu handles flights from Japan, Singapore, and Australia, Davao – regular flights from Indonesia and Singapore.

Manila, on Luzon, boasts one of the best preserved medieval cities in the world. Intramuros, the walled city, covering almost 160 acres, was built by the Spanish in 1571. Damaged during the Second World War, restoration work was started by Imelda Marcos, of shoe fame. Manila Cathedral is at the centre and Fort Santiago at the northwestern tip. Its colourful Chinatown is north of the Pasig river.

The islands have some of the best diving. Internationally recognised spots include Tubbataha Reef; Malapascua Island (Cebu); Balicasag Island (Bohol); Anilao, Batangas; and Puerto Galera (Mindoro).

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Philippines climate

The Philippines have a tropical climate, which varies by region. The dry season runs from November to April, and the wet season from May to October. Northern islands such as Baguio and Luzon, as well as the centre, have temperatures between 16 and 32 degrees during the wet season. The temperature range drops a bit in the dry season, ranging between 13 and 23 degrees. Typhoon season lasts from June to December.

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When is the best time to fly to Philippines?

Peak season:

The best time to search for cheap flights to the Philippines and visit the northern and central islands is during the dry season when the days are clear and bright and rainfall is minimal.

The south (Davao) has no distinct wet or dry seasons. Weather is constant year-round and temperatures are about 23-32 degrees. There is no bad time to visit this part of the Philippines.

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Getting around Philippines

The flag carrier, Philippine Airlines, flies domestically as well as internationally. It links Manila with 19 destinations including Naga, Cebu, Butuan, Davao, Zamboanga and Puerto Princesa.

Other airlines offering domestic flights include Air Philippines, Air Philippines, Cebu Pacific and Asian Spirit Airlines. Charter (helicopter and small-to-medium sized airplanes) flights are also available.

Ferry services connect the islands while cruise liners dock at the port of Manila.

Philippine National Railways operates the Metrotren. It stretches south to Carmona and Cavite and north to Meycauayan, Bulacan. In Metro Manila, the Light Railway Transit runs from Caloocan to Baclaran.

Other ways of getting around the country include taxis, buses, trikes and the jeepney. The jeepney is a classic, inspired by the American World War II army jeeps. When the American soldiers left the Philippines, surplus jeeps were sold or given to local people. The stripped-down jeeps were fitted with seats, decorated with ornaments and painted in bright colours.

The calesa is a rather touristy way of getting around. It is a traditional horse-drawn carriage brightly decorated that was introduced during the years that Spain was ruler.

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How popular are flights to Philippines this year?

This year has seen a 83% decrease in flight searches for Philippines.

Cheap flights to Philippines in June, July 2021

The best prices found for CRK flights for June, July
17 Jul - 21 Jul
S$ 604pp
SIN
Singapore Changi
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
CRK
Angeles City Clark Intl
CRK
Angeles City Clark Intl
Jetstar Asia
Direct
SIN
Singapore Changi
10 Jul - 17 Jul
S$ 648pp
SIN
Singapore Changi
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Jetstar Asia
Direct
SIN
Singapore Changi
11 Jul - 13 Jul
S$ 676pp
SIN
Singapore Changi
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Jetstar Asia
Direct
SIN
Singapore Changi

Philippines 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Philippines found for this year
3 Dec - 4 Dec
S$ 105pp
SIN
Singapore Changi
Cebu Pacific
Direct
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Cebu Pacific
Direct
SIN
Singapore Changi
2 Dec - 4 Dec
S$ 109pp
SIN
Singapore Changi
Cebu Pacific
Direct
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Cebu Pacific
Direct
SIN
Singapore Changi
24 Nov - 30 Nov
S$ 117pp
SIN
Singapore Changi
Cebu Pacific
Direct
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Cebu Pacific
Direct
SIN
Singapore Changi

Last minute flights to Philippines

Late deals on return flights to Philippines, departing today and this week
20 Jun - 23 Jun
S$ 807pp
SIN
Singapore Changi
Multiple airlines
Direct
CEB
Cebu City Mactan Intl
CEB
Cebu City Mactan Intl
Philippine Airlines
 
1 STOP
SIN
Singapore Changi
24 Jun - 3 Aug
S$ 845pp
SIN
Singapore Changi
Multiple airlines
Direct
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Jetstar Asia
Direct
SIN
Singapore Changi
22 Jun - 3 Aug
S$ 864pp
SIN
Singapore Changi
Multiple airlines
Direct
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Jetstar Asia
Direct
SIN
Singapore Changi

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