The cheapest times to fly from MNL to NRT are

  • January 22nd to March 11th
  • May 14th to July 22nd (except the weeks of July 2nd and July 9th)
  • September 3rd to December 2nd (except the weeks of October 22nd and October 29th)

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 NRT is early October. Prices can be as high as $613 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $179 for Tuesday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Tokyo

Flying from Manila (MNL) to Tokyo (NRT) will usually cost between $206 to $403 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $183. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $497. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $314 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $243 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MNL to NRT flight.

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

MNL to NRT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MNL to NRT flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Manila. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, 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. Sundays 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 $22 (7%) 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 $259. Return trip prices are from the NRT 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 NRT can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 24 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 35 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Air Macau, ANA, Asiana, Bangkok Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, Cebgo, Cebu Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, EASTAR JET, EVA Air, Firefly, Hong Kong Airlines, Hong Kong Express, JAL, Jeju Air, Jetstar, Korean Air, Malaysia Airlines, Peach Aviation, Philippine Airlines, Philippines AirAsia, Royal Brunei, Scoot, Shenzhen, Singapore Airlines, THAI, Thai Lion Mentari, United, Vietnam Airlines, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1896 miles or 3051 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MNL to NRT flight is about 4 hour 24 minutes.

How many flights go between Manila and Tokyo?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 89 available flights from MNL to NRT.


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 NRT
Destination airport name Narita International Airport
City Tokyo
Country Japan
Latitude 35.8
Longitude 140.4


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