The cheapest times to fly from CLE to CEB are

  • January 29th to April 22nd (except the week of March 19th)
  • August 13th to December 2nd (except the week of November 19th)

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 CLE to CEB is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $3945 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $897 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Cebu City

Flying from Cleveland, OH (CLE) to Lapu-Lapu City (CEB) will usually cost between $1011 to $2208 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $1016. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2829. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1813 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1285 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CLE to CEB flight.

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

CLE to CEB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CLE to CEB flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Cleveland. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CEB, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into CLE. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Cebu City, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Cleveland. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $153 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1330. Return trip prices are from the CEB to CLE 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 CLE to CEB can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 17 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking CLE to CEB

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 CLE to CEB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Hong Kong (CLE > HKG > CEB)

  • Price for both tickets: $944
  • Average savings: $341 (26.55%)

See CLE to HKG flights

Hack #2: Taipei (CLE > TPE > CEB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1001
  • Average savings: $284 (22.07%)

See CLE to TPE flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (CLE > JFK > CEB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1016
  • Average savings: $269 (20.9%)

See CLE to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, EVA Air, JAL, JetBlue, Korean Air, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8502 miles or 13683 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CLE to CEB flight is about 16 hour 17 minutes.

How many flights go between Cleveland, OH and Lapu-Lapu City?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 56 available flights from CLE to CEB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CLE
Origination airport name Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport
City Cleveland, OH
Country the United States
Latitude 41.4
Longitude -81.9

Return Airport

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


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