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Cheap flights from Melbourne to Manila

Flight information Melbourne to Manila Ninoy Aquino

Direct airlines

2

Flights per week

10

Average flight time, total distance 6329 kilometres

8h 10min

Most popular airline last month

Philippine Airlines

Manila Ninoy Aquino

1 airport

Which airlines fly from Melbourne to Manila?

How easy is it to depart from Melbourne?

Melbourne has 3 airports, but the Melbourne Tullamarine Airport is the sole airport offering direct flights to Manila. This airport has 4 terminals, and is an easy hub to depart from.

  • Terminal 2 – this is the international terminal.

T2 features bureau de change services, cash machines, information desks, VIP lounges, a travel agency, a pet hotel, restaurants, cafes, bars, duty-free shops, and public telephones. All terminals are within walking distance of one another. 

Recommended arrival time for checking in for an international flight is 2-3 hours. 

What do I need before I depart from Melbourne?

  • All international travel requires passengers to carry a valid passport.

What information do I need to know before arriving in Manila?

Manila has 2 airports, but the primary airport in the city, and the only one that connects Manila to Australia is the Manila Ninoy Aquino International Airport. There are 4 terminals in total.

  • Terminal 1 – Qantas, AirAsia, Jetstar, Royal Brunei Airlines, Malaysia Airlines, and Thai Airways fly into this terminal.
  • Terminal 2 – Philippine Airlines and AirAsia fly into this terminal.
  • Terminal 3 – Singapore Airlines, AirAsia and Cathay Pacific fly into this terminal.
  • Terminal 4 – AirAsia flies into this terminal.

Terminals 1-3 have comprehensive facilities, with banks, ATMs, restaurants, free WiFi, duty-free shops, retail stores, massage services, a spa, medical services, and day rooms (in T1). Terminal 4 has more limited facilities, but you can access ATMs. There is a shuttle service that runs between all the terminals.

Traffic in Manila is high, so a taxi into town can take longer than expected, but on average between 30 minutes and an hour. A typical taxi fare will cost 700PHP ($17).

What is the weather like in Manila?

  • Manila has a tropical climate, so the days fall between 20-30°C during the year. June to October is the monsoon season.

Is there a time difference between Melbourne and Manila?

  • During Daylight Savings Time (DST), Manila is 3 hours behind of Melbourne. During Standard Time (ST), Manila is 2 hours behind Melbourne. 

Is Manila cheaper than Melbourne?

Manila is cheaper than Melbourne, but about 50-60% on average. Make use of those savings and strike out from the city and discover some of the Philippines’ most beautiful island destinations with the help of our travel guide.

  • Dining in Manila, at a mid-range restaurant typically comes to 1000PHP ($24) for 2 people.
  • A cappuccino in Manila city costs 120PHP ($3).

Please note that the information provided above is accurate as of September 2017

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.