The cheapest times to fly from PIA to MNL are

  • January 15th to April 29th (except the weeks of March 19th and March 26th)
  • October 15th to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

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 PIA to MNL is early August. Prices can be as high as $2550 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $737 for Wednesday flights around early August.


When to Fly to Manila

Flying from Peoria, IL (PIA) to Manila (MNL) will usually cost between $796 to $1759 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early August with an average ticket price of $742. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2159. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1417 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1171 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PIA to MNL flight.

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

PIA to MNL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PIA to MNL flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Peoria. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MNL, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into PIA. 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 $245 (17%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1096. Return trip prices are from the MNL to PIA 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 PIA 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 39 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking PIA 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 PIA to MNL — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $956
  • Average savings: $216 (18.4%)

See PIA to LAX flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (PIA > JFK > MNL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1029
  • Average savings: $142 (12.13%)

See PIA to JFK flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1033
  • Average savings: $138 (11.78%)

See PIA to PVG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: American, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, Delta, JAL, KLM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Ninoy Aquino International Airport to General Downing – Peoria International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8145 miles or 13108 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PIA to MNL flight is about 15 hour 39 minutes.

How many flights go between Peoria, IL and Manila?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from PIA to MNL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PIA
Origination airport name General Downing – Peoria International Airport
City Peoria, IL
Country the United States
Latitude 40.7
Longitude -89.7

Return Airport

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


Other Resources

Please note that while we’ve worked hard to analyzed tens of millions of flights to get you this data, we do not calculate current live prices or guarantee pricing. Please see our partners using the links above for current offers.