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

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The best prices from San Francisco to Manila 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
86 - 93.2 °F
MNL
Rainfall
0.7 - 15 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

One-way from

$463

One-way flight from San Francisco to Manila

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 San Francisco to Manila?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Sunday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 50 days in advance, which can save you up to 4% on flights from San Francisco to Manila compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 50 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $832. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $851.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to Manila?

The best pricing can be found in the month of October. Prices to Manila from San Francisco average $859. You can even find prices in October for less than $859, as users have found deals to Manila from as low as $643. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Manila from San Francisco. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 42%.

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

It’s optimal to fly from San Francisco to Manila at noon. By choosing this option you can save up to 23% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Manila in June, July 2021

The best prices found for SFO to MNL flights for June, July
30 Jul - 31 Aug
$1,016pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
30 Jul - 20 Aug
$1,042pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
30 Jul - 13 Aug
$1,063pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Manila 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Manila from San Francisco found for this year
1 Dec - 31 Jan
$664pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Japan Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
1 Dec - 31 Jan
$665pp
SFO
San Francisco
Japan Airlines
 
1 STOP
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Japan Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
1 Dec - 31 Jan
$673pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

Non-stop flights to Manila from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to Manila direct flight deals
15 Nov - 9 Dec
$846pp
SFO
San Francisco
Philippine Airlines
Non-Stop
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Philippine Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
1 Nov - 18 Nov
$892pp
SFO
San Francisco
Philippine Airlines
Non-Stop
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Philippine Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
1 Nov - 18 Nov
$893pp
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
2 Jul - 19 Aug
$1,714pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
2 Jul - 17 Aug
$1,763pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Japan Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
2 Jul - 3 Aug
$1,771pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Japan Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Manila from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Manila
5:30 pm - 6:50 pm
Singapore Airlines
2 Stops
34h 20m
SFO - MNL
Singapore Airlines
$463
IEagle
7:15 am - 8:35 am
Japan Airlines
1 Stop
33h 20m
SFO - MNL
Japan Airlines
$510
Kiwi.com
2:35 pm - 4:50 pm
United Airlines
2 Stops
35h 15m
SFO - MNL
United Airlines
$515
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

Are flight prices decreasing from San Francisco to Manila due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both San Francisco and Manila for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

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.

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.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to Manila for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Manila for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Japan Airlines for just $674, but on average you can expect to pay $702.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Manila for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Manila under $900. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Manila is less than $919.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Manila for under $1,800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to Manila within the next 7 days for less than $1,800.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from San Francisco to Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl have been viewed 2,176 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in San Francisco or Manila?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in San Francisco is typically less than Manila. We can gather that this will continue over the next 3 days.

Is San Francisco weather warmer or cooler than Manila?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 93 °F range in April. The weather in Manila is generally hotter than San Francisco's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from San Francisco to Manila?

Japan Airlines and Singapore Airlines can get you from San Francisco to Manila in just under 17h 55m. Your travel time can differ by up to 8h. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

According to our current data, Japan Airlines ($674), Singapore Airlines ($686), and Air Canada ($702) offers the cheapest pricing from San Francisco to Manila. You may be able to fly from San Francisco to Manila for 5% 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 Japan Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $425. Singapore Airlines flights start at $444 while deals on China Airlines start at $485 one-way.

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 = ₱48.65
Average temperature for June in Manila
91.4 °F
Avg rainfall for June in Manila
6.9 ″

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing Manila

Top 10 airlines flying from San Francisco to Manila

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
Air China
$420 $572 No cancel fee 67%
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.

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.

China Airlines
$507 $657 No cancel fee 70%
China Southern
$393 $685 No cancel fee 69%

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

Air Canada
$515 $711 No cancel fee 67%
Cathay Pacific
$520 $795 No cancel fee 72%
Japan Airlines
$651 $816 No cancel fee 79%

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

United Airlines
$578 $853 No cancel fee 69%
Singapore Airlines
$702 $870 No cancel fee 81%

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
0 flights
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
0 flights
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
0 flights
Friday
0 flights
Saturday
1 daily flight
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