The cheapest times to fly from MNL to JFK are

  • January 22nd to April 1st
  • May 21st to June 3rd
  • September 3rd to December 2nd

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from MNL to JFK is late October. Prices can be as high as $1317 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $620 for Sunday flights around late October.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Manila (MNL) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $711 to $1050 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $721. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1208. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $487 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $821 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MNL to JFK flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the MNL to JFK route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

MNL to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MNL to JFK flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Manila. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.06, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to fly to JFK, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into MNL. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $111 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $791. Return trip prices are from the JFK to MNL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from MNL to JFK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 18 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MNL to JFK? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 35 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Air France, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, EVA Air, Gulf Air, Hainan, Hawaiian, Hong Kong Airlines, JAL, JetBlue, KLM, Korean Air, Kuwait Airways, Lufthansa, Philippine Airlines, Qatar Airways, Saudia, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, WestJet, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from John F. Kennedy International Airport to Ninoy Aquino International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8508 miles or 13692 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MNL to JFK?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MNL to JFK flight is about 16 hour 18 minutes.

How many flights go between Manila and New York, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 80 available flights from MNL to JFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MNL
Origination airport name Ninoy Aquino International Airport
City Manila
Country the Philippines
Latitude 14.5
Longitude 121

Return Airport

Destination code JFK
Destination airport name John F. Kennedy International Airport
City New York, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 40.6
Longitude -73.8


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