The cheapest times to fly from JFK to MNL are

  • January 22nd to May 20th
  • September 10th to September 23rd
  • October 15th 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 JFK to MNL is early May. Prices can be as high as $1526 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $620 for Monday flights around early May.


When to Fly to Manila

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Manila (MNL) will usually cost between $630 to $1183 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early May with an average ticket price of $657. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1420. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $763 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $726 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to MNL flight.

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

JFK to MNL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to MNL flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from New York. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.05, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MNL, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into JFK. 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 Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $762. Return trip prices are from the MNL to JFK 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 JFK to MNL 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 JFK to MNL? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 32 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, EVA Air, Finnair, Gulf Air, Hawaiian, Hong Kong Airlines, JAL, JetBlue, KLM, Korean Air, Kuwait Airways, Malaysia Airlines, Philippine Airlines, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Saudia, Turkish Airlines, United, WestJet, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

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

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

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

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 87 available flights from JFK to MNL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

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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