Cheap flights from San Francisco (SFO) to Manila (MNL)

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

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco (SFO) to Manila (MNL)

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to MNL flight in 2021: compare San Francisco to Manila flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Manila.
SFO - MNL
Price
$590 - $1,117
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, 17% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$590

From San Francisco to Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

One-way from

$518

One-way flight from San Francisco 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 month to fly from San Francisco to Manila?

September can be a great time to fly to Manila from San Francisco with a flight ticket averaging about $715. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of September for as cheap as $498. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

How far in advance should I book a flight from San Francisco to Manila?

Find a great deal and save up to 5% by booking at least 61 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from San Francisco to Manila within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $699.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Francisco to Manila?

Users have found that leaving on a Sunday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 10% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Manila (SFO - MNL)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from San Francisco to Manila at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 23% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Manila in October, November 2021

The best prices found for SFO to MNL flights for October, November
11 Nov - 18 Nov
$930pp
SFO
San Francisco
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
23 Oct - 5 Dec
$979pp
SFO
San Francisco
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
16 Nov - 14 Dec
$1,185pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Manila 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Manila from San Francisco found for this year
29 Dec - 24 Jan
$898pp
SFO
San Francisco
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
11 Nov - 18 Nov
$930pp
SFO
San Francisco
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
23 Oct - 5 Dec
$979pp
SFO
San Francisco
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

Non-stop flights to Manila from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to Manila direct flight deals
1 Mar - 29 Mar
$737pp
SFO
San Francisco
Philippine Airlines
Non-Stop
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Philippine Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
3 Apr - 7 Apr
$757pp
SFO
San Francisco
Philippine Airlines
Non-Stop
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Philippine Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
4 Apr - 2 May
$760pp
SFO
San Francisco
Philippine Airlines
Non-Stop
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Philippine Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Manila

Late deals on round-trip flights to Manila from San Francisco, departing today and this week
26 Oct - 17 Nov
$1,338pp
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
28 Oct - 4 Nov
$1,414pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
28 Oct - 4 Nov
$1,416pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Ninoy Aquino Intl from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Manila
3:00 am - 8:35 am
Japan Airlines
2 Stops
37h 35m
SFO - MNL
Japan Airlines
$518
Travelgenio
8:20 am - 4:55 pm
ANA
1 Stop
17h 35m
SFO - MNL
ANA
11:50 am - 4:50 pm
United Airlines
2 Stops
37h 00m
SFO - MNL
United Airlines
$540
United

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Manila

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Philippine Airlines, EVA Air, and Asiana Airlines flying from San Francisco to Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from San Francisco to Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

Philippine Airlines is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from San Francisco to Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to Manila for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Manila for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on EVA Air for just $701, but on average you can expect to pay $751.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Manila for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Manila under $800. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Manila is less than $839.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Manila for under $1,400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to Manila within the next 7 days for less than $1,400.

How popular is this San Francisco to Manila flight route?

This flight path from San Francisco to Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl was viewed by 2,176 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from San Francisco to Manila round-trip?

According to our current data, EVA Air ($701), Singapore Airlines ($716), and Philippine Airlines ($737) offers the cheapest pricing from San Francisco to Manila. You may be able to fly from San Francisco to Manila for 1% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Francisco to Manila one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with ANA, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $494. Japan Airlines flights start at $513 while deals on United Airlines start at $520 one-way.

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Manila?

Looking for the cheapest flight from San Francisco to Manila? While on average our users pay $1,530, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $273. The most popular route (San Francisco - Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl), is priced around $754.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from San Francisco to Manila?

Major Airline, Air Canada and EVA Air are the most popular airlines when flying from San Francisco to Manila.

What airports serve San Francisco to Manila flights?

San Francisco International Airport is where passengers will board a flight going into Manila. This is an international airport located 13 miles from downtown San Francisco. It is the seventh busiest airport in the United States by passenger count and the second busiest in California. After the flight, passengers going to Manila from San Francisco will land at Ninoy Aquino International Airport. This airport is less than eight miles from Manila. It is a hub for airlines like Philippines AirAsia, Cebu Pacific, and Philippine Airlines. The airport had 45 million passengers in 2018.

Which airlines fly directly from San Francisco to Manila?

There are not many direct, nonstop flights to Manila from San Francisco but Philippine Airlines does offer them. The flight lasts 14h 0m on average and is often available only in the late evening hours. Passengers who prefer a less expensive flight will often find them available on stopover flights. These flights will take longer to get to the destination but tend to be inexpensive compared to direct flights. There are also many different flight departure times with stopover flights when comparing them to direct flights.

What are the stopover options between San Francisco to Manila?

Both flights with a single stop and flights with at least two stops are available from San Francisco to Manila. Flights with more stops tend to cost less money than those with a single stop between these two locations. Unlike direct flights, you can find stopover flights at all times of the day or night. Some of the airlines with these flights include Alaska Airlines, Southwest Airlines, and China Airlines. The flights range in duration from 18h 10m and up, although some flights are much longer. Some of the stopover spots include Seattle / Tacoma International Airport, Seoul Incheon International Airport, and Los Angeles International Airport.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from San Francisco to Manila?

There is no requirement to have a visa when going to Manila from the United States, but a passport will be needed. This location also requires you to have a return ticket.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Manila, Philippines

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Manila from San Francisco?

Information is based on travel restrictions from San Francisco to Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

Most visitors from San Francisco will not be allowed to enter Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Francisco are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl.

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

Documents
Quarantine Accommodation Reservation - Travelers must be quarantined for 7-14 days.


Do I need a test to fly back to San Francisco from Manila?

Returning to San Francisco 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 72 hours before departing to San Francisco.

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

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Alternative routes for San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Manila.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = ₱50.74
Flight duration from SFO to MNL
13h 36m
Average temperature for October in Manila
87.8 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Manila
7.8 ″

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing Manila

Top 10 airlines flying from San Francisco to Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco 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
Delta
$309 $2,197 No cancel fee N/A
China Southern
$393 $685 No cancel fee 69%
China Eastern
$404 $594 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.

Hong Kong Airlines
$408 $579 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.

Air China
$420 $572 No cancel fee 67%
Asiana Airlines
$486 $680 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.

China Airlines
$507 $657 No cancel fee 70%
Air Canada
$515 $711 No cancel fee 67%
EVA Air
$517 $728 No cancel fee 74%
Cathay Pacific
$520 $795 No cancel fee 72%

Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to Manila

See what time of day planes typically take off from San Francisco towards Manila.
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Midnight
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Weekly flight availability
from San Francisco to Manila
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from San Francisco to Manila.
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
0 flights
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
0 flights
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
0 flights
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