The cheapest times to fly from CEB to TAE are

  • September 17th to March 25th (except the weeks of September 24th and October 8th)

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 CEB to TAE is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $1427 for Saturday flights during early to mid April, or as low as $148 for Friday flights around late October to early November.


When to Fly to Daegu

Flying from Lapu-Lapu City (CEB) to Taegu (TAE) will usually cost between $349 to $1000 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $218. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid April, with an average price of $1011. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $793 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $728 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CEB to TAE flight.

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

CEB to TAE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CEB to TAE flight is cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Cebu City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to fly to TAE, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into CEB. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Daegu, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to Cebu City. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $53 (7%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $705. Return trip prices are from the TAE to CEB 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 CEB to TAE can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 12 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from CEB to TAE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Gimhae International Airport (PUS) in Busan

  • 51 miles (82 km) away from TAE
  • Usually 45.05% less expensive than TAE
  • Nonstop flights available

See CEB to PUS flights


Flight Hacking CEB to TAE

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from CEB to TAE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Taipei (CEB > TPE > TAE)

  • Price for both tickets: $574
  • Average savings: $154 (21.15%)

See CEB to KIX flights

Hack #2: Osaka (CEB > KIX > TAE)

  • Price for both tickets: $586
  • Average savings: $142 (19.51%)

See CEB to TPE flights

Hack #3: Tokyo (CEB > NRT > TAE)

  • Price for both tickets: $661
  • Average savings: $68 (9.27%)

See CEB to NRT flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CEB to TAE? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Busan, Asiana, China Eastern, China Southern, Jeju Air, Korean Air, T’Way Air, Tigerair Taiwan, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Taegu International Airport to Mactan-Cebu International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1791 miles or 2882 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CEB to TAE?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CEB to TAE flight is about 4 hour 12 minutes.

How many flights go between Lapu-Lapu City and Taegu?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 24 available flights from CEB to TAE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CEB
Origination airport name Mactan-Cebu International Airport
City Lapu-Lapu City
Country the Philippines
Latitude 10.3
Longitude 124

Return Airport

Destination code TAE
Destination airport name Taegu International Airport
City Taegu
Country South Korea
Latitude 35.9
Longitude 128.7


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