The cheapest times to fly from LAN to MNL are

  • January 8th to April 29th
  • early to mid July
  • August 13th to October 14th

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 LAN to MNL is mid August. Prices can be as high as $3048 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $975 for Tuesday flights around mid August.


When to Fly to Manila

Flying from Lansing, MI (LAN) to Manila (MNL) will usually cost between $1099 to $1913 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid August with an average ticket price of $1162. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2410. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1248 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1294 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAN to MNL flight.

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

LAN to MNL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAN to MNL flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Lansing. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $303 (17%) 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 $1283. Return trip prices are from the MNL to LAN 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 LAN to MNL can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 40 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LAN to MNL

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 LAN to MNL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (LAN > JFK > MNL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1022
  • Average savings: $272 (20.99%)

See LAN to JFK flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (LAN > LAX > MNL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1026
  • Average savings: $268 (20.68%)

See LAN to LAX flights

Hack #3: Chicago, IL (LAN > ORD > MNL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1060
  • Average savings: $234 (18.05%)

See LAN to ORD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: American, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, Delta, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Ninoy Aquino International Airport to Capital Region International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8157 miles or 13127 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAN to MNL flight is about 15 hour 40 minutes.

How many flights go between Lansing, MI and Manila?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from LAN to MNL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LAN
Origination airport name Capital Region International Airport
City Lansing, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 42.8
Longitude -84.6

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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