The cheapest times to fly from MNL to LIT are

  • January 22nd to March 11th (except the week of January 29th)
  • April 30th to June 17th
  • October 8th to November 25th

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 MNL to LIT is mid May. Prices can be as high as $2586 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $1325 for Tuesday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to Little Rock

Flying from Manila (MNL) to Little Rock, AR (LIT) will usually cost between $1444 to $2032 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $1444. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2158. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $714 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1482 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MNL to LIT flight.

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

MNL to LIT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MNL to LIT flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Manila. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, 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 $194 (11%) 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 $1505. Return trip prices are from the LIT to MNL 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 MNL to LIT 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 5 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from MNL to LIT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Memphis International Airport (MEM) in Memphis, TN

  • 129 miles (208 km) away from LIT
  • Usually 12.01% less expensive than LIT
  • 2-layover flights available

See MNL to MEM flights

Destination alternative #2: Fort Smith Regional Airport (FSM) in Fort Smith, AR

  • 128 miles (206 km) away from LIT
  • Usually 2.60% less expensive than LIT
  • 2-layover flights available

See MNL to FSM flights


Flight Hacking MNL to LIT

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 MNL to LIT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (MNL > LAX > LIT)

  • Price for both tickets: $1070
  • Average savings: $412 (27.8%)

See MNL to ONT flights

Hack #2: Ontario, CA (MNL > ONT > LIT)

  • Price for both tickets: $1071
  • Average savings: $411 (27.73%)

See MNL to LAX flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (MNL > SFO > LIT)

  • Price for both tickets: $1081
  • Average savings: $402 (27.09%)

See MNL to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, 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 Bill and Hillary Clinton Nat Adams Field Airport to Ninoy Aquino International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8394 miles or 13509 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MNL to LIT flight is about 16 hour 5 minutes.

How many flights go between Manila and Little Rock, AR?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from MNL to LIT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code LIT
Destination airport name Bill and Hillary Clinton Nat Adams Field Airport
City Little Rock, AR
Country the United States
Latitude 34.7
Longitude -92.2


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