The cheapest times to fly from MNL to ROC are

  • January 15th to April 22nd (except the week of April 9th)
  • September 3rd 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 ROC is early to mid February. Prices can be as high as $2171 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $981 for Tuesday flights around early to mid February.


When to Fly to Rochester

Flying from Manila (MNL) to Rochester, NY (ROC) will usually cost between $1098 to $1848 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid February with an average ticket price of $1077. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1874. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $796 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1337 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MNL to ROC flight.

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

MNL to ROC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MNL to ROC 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 $0.1, 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 $240 (15%) 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 $1268. Return trip prices are from the ROC 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 ROC 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 53 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 ROC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Lester B. Pearson International Airport (YYZ) in Toronto

  • 106 miles (171 km) away from ROC
  • Usually 29.92% less expensive than ROC
  • Nonstop flights available

See MNL to YYZ flights


Flight Hacking MNL to ROC

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 ROC — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1001
  • Average savings: $337 (25.17%)

See MNL to LAX flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1045
  • Average savings: $292 (21.84%)

See MNL to JFK flights

Hack #3: Shanghai (MNL > PVG > ROC)

  • Price for both tickets: $1071
  • Average savings: $266 (19.9%)

See MNL to PVG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Pacific, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Qatar Airways, SAS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8281 miles or 13327 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MNL to ROC flight is about 15 hour 53 minutes.

How many flights go between Manila and Rochester, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from MNL to ROC.


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 ROC
Destination airport name Greater Rochester International Airport
City Rochester, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 43.1
Longitude -77.7


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