The cheapest times to fly from TAC to MNL are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • July 23rd to December 2nd (except the week of October 22nd)

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 TAC to MNL is early September. Prices can be as high as $109 for Saturday flights during late May, or as low as $48 for Wednesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Manila

Flying from Tacloban (TAC) to Manila (MNL) will usually cost between $54 to $99 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $50. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late May, with an average price of $99. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $49 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $76 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TAC to MNL flight.

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

TAC to MNL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TAC to MNL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Tacloban City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Manila, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Tacloban City. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $8 (10%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $71. Return trip prices are from the MNL to TAC 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 TAC to MNL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 37 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Cebgo, Cebu Pacific, Philippine Airlines, Philippines AirAsia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Ninoy Aquino International Airport to Daniel Z. Romualdez Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 352 miles or 566 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TAC to MNL flight is about 1 hour 37 minutes.

How many flights go between Tacloban and Manila?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 72 available flights from TAC to MNL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code TAC
Origination airport name Daniel Z. Romualdez Airport
City Tacloban
Country the Philippines
Latitude 11.2
Longitude 125

Return Airport

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


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