Cheap flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Manila (MNL)

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The best prices from Los Angeles to Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl are usually found in September or October, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Los Angeles (LAX) to Manila (MNL)

All the information you need to plan the best LAX to MNL flight in 2022: compare Los Angeles to Manila flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Manila.
LAX - MNL
Price
$585 - $1,125
MNL
Temperature
78.8 - 84.2 °F
MNL
Precipitation
0.4 - 15.7 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 36% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$585

From Los Angeles to Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

One-way from

$492

One-way flight from Los Angeles to Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Los Angeles to Manila?

Friday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Los Angeles to Manila. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Manila.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Los Angeles to Manila?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 11% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 61 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Los Angeles to Manila 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $730, or $782 for flights within the next 24 hours.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Manila (LAX - MNL)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Los Angeles to Manila at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 35% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to Manila?

September can be a great time to fly to Manila from Los Angeles with a flight ticket averaging about $718. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of September for as cheap as $434. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Manila in January, February 2022

The best prices found for LAX to MNL flights for January, February
26 Feb - 3 Mar
$1,226pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Malaysia Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Malaysia Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
18 Jan - 21 Jan
$1,243pp
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
26 Feb - 7 Mar
$1,244pp
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to Manila 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Manila from Los Angeles found for this year
3 Mar - 17 May
$37pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Korean Air
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
3 Mar - 17 May
$38pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
3 Mar - 17 May
$637pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

Non-stop flights to Manila from Los Angeles

Save time with Los Angeles to Manila direct flight deals
15 Apr - 29 May
$812pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Philippine Airlines
Non-Stop
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Philippine Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
13 May - 29 May
$859pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Philippine Airlines
Non-Stop
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Philippine Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
4 May - 26 May
$887pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Philippine Airlines
Non-Stop
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Philippine Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Manila

Late deals on round-trip flights to Manila from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
27 Jan - 3 Feb
$1,438pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
27 Jan - 3 Feb
$1,452pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Singapore Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
27 Jan - 4 Feb
$1,464pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Ninoy Aquino Intl from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Manila
12:00 pm - 12:30 am
Japan Airlines
2 Stops
44h 30m
LAX - MNL
Japan Airlines
$492
Priceline
12:46 pm - 4:50 pm
United Airlines
2 Stops
37h 04m
LAX - MNL
United Airlines
$523
United
6:30 pm - 12:00 am
Philippine Airlines
Nonstop
14h 30m
LAX - MNL
Philippine Airlines
$588
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Los Angeles</span> to <span class="emphasized">Manila</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to Manila

What airports do I use to fly from Los Angeles to Manila?

If you book a flight from Los Angeles to Manila, you will be flying from Los Angeles to Ninoy Aquino Intl. Flights to Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl (MNL) from Los Angeles (LAX) take 14h 30m for a nonstop flight. There is 1 flight from Los Angeles to Manila per day from 20 airlines.

Which airlines flying from Los Angeles to Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Los Angeles to Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Philippine Airlines, EVA Air, and Asiana Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Los Angeles to Manila for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Manila for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $755, but on average you can expect to pay $775.

Are there nonstop flights from Los Angeles to Manila for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Los Angeles to Manila under $900. A good price for a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to Manila is less than $922.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to Manila for under $1,500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Los Angeles to Manila within the next 7 days for less than $1,500.

How popular is this Los Angeles to Manila flight route?

Flights from Los Angeles to Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl have been viewed 4,074 times in the past calendar month.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Los Angeles to Manila round-trip?

Currently priced at $759, United Airlines will fly you from Los Angeles to Manila and back. In addition to United Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Los Angeles to Manila one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Japan Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $477. United Airlines flights start at $484 while deals on Philippine Airlines start at $588 one-way.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Los Angeles to Manila?

Consider Major Airline, Air Canada or EVA Air when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Los Angeles to Manila.

What are the cheapest flights from Los Angeles to Manila?

The cheapest flight price from Los Angeles to Manila is $376. On average you can expect to pay $1,576. The most popular route, (Los Angeles - Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl), can usually be booked for $759.

How long is the flight from Los Angeles to Manila?

Non-stop LAX to MNL flights on Philippine Airlines take 14 and a half to 15 and a half hours gate to gate. One-stop flights take at least 17 hours but can save you a lot of cash.

Which airlines operate flights from Los Angeles to Manila?

Only Philippine Airlines flies nonstop from Los Angeles to Manila. Flights requiring one or more stops are a lot cheaper, longer, and leave more frequently. Non-direct flights are offered by numerous carriers, including American, Delta, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, China Eastern, Philippine Airlines, Xiamen, Korean Air, Asiana, EVA Air, JAL, ANA, Cathay Pacific, Emirates, Etihad, Qatar, Qantas and Singapore Airlines.

How frequent are flights between Los Angeles and Manila?

Direct flights aboard Philippine Airlines leave around midday. If you don't mind a longer flight with one or more stops, you can save money and fly almost anytime of day you choose, even at 2 a.m.

Which airports serve Los Angeles to Manila?

Los Angeles is served by Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), Bob Hope Airport (BUR), Long Beach Airport (LGB), and John Wayne Airport (SNA), located in Santa Ana about 35 miles from LA proper. Manila is served by Manila Ninoy Aquino International Airport (MNL) and Clark International Airport (CRK), located about 43 miles northwest of Manila.

Which direct flight route between Los Angeles and Manila is cheapest?

LAX to MNL is the cheapest direct route between Los Angeles and Manila, but you'll save hundreds of dollars if you book a one stop flight between those airports. One stop flights usually add at least four hours to the trip, however.The most apparent similarity between Los Angeles and Manila is the extensive influence of Spanish culture in each of the cities, on everything from the language, art, architecture, music and cuisine to the laid-back sensibility. The biggest difference is probably the climate during summertime. Manila's climate is notably warmer and more humid, with a lot more rain, especially from June through October when monsoons bring heavy rains. November through February is a wonderful time to visit Manila; the weather is cooler and much dryer, with daily high temperatures in the mid-70's.Let Cheapflights save you hundreds of dollars on a flight from LA to Manila.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Manila, Philippines

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Manila from Los Angeles?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Los Angeles to Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

Most visitors from Los Angeles will not be allowed to enter Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 48 Antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles are not required to quarantine after entering Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl.

Do I need a test to fly back to Los Angeles from Manila?

Returning to Los Angeles from Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Los Angeles.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Los Angeles.

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Alternative routes for Los Angeles to Manila

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Manila

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Los Angeles to Manila.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = ₱51.24
Average temperature for January in Manila
86.0 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Manila
0.9 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing Manila

Top 10 airlines flying from Los Angeles to Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Los Angeles to Manila choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
China Eastern
$363 $550 No cancel fee 62%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by China Eastern. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Air China
$382 $540 No cancel fee 67%
China Southern
$392 $764 No cancel fee 69%
Hong Kong Airlines
$393 $619 No cancel fee 65%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Hong Kong Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

XiamenAir
$395 $633 No cancel fee 49%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by XiamenAir. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Air Canada
$515 $978 No cancel fee 67%
Asiana Airlines
$528 $769 No cancel fee 76%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Asiana Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

EVA Air
$550 $744 No cancel fee 74%
China Airlines
$553 $752 No cancel fee 70%
Cathay Pacific
$581 $781 No cancel fee 72%

Hourly flight availability from Los Angeles to Manila

See what time of day planes typically take off from Los Angeles towards Manila.
Evening 6 PM to midnight 53% of LAX to MNL departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 46% of LAX to MNL departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of LAX to MNL departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 0% of LAX to MNL departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Los Angeles to Manila
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Los Angeles to Manila.
Sunday
2 daily flights
Monday
2 daily flights
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
1 daily flight
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