Cheap Flights From Manila to Cebu

Flight information Manila Ninoy Aquino to Mactan-Cebu International

Cheapest return price last month


Direct airlines


Flights per week


Average flight time, total distance 561 kilometres

1h 0min

Most popular airline last month

Philippine Airlines

Mactan-Cebu International

1 airport

Frequently asked questions

There's one airport in Mactan-Cebu International: Mactan-Cebu International.
The best price found on Skyscanner for a flight from Manila Ninoy Aquino to Mactan-Cebu International is P2,391. This was found by aggregating across different carriers and is the cheapest price for the whole month.
1h 0min is the average flight time from Manila Ninoy Aquino to Mactan-Cebu International.
There are 7 airlines who fly direct from Manila Ninoy Aquino to Mactan-Cebu International.
As of September, there are 222 flights per week flying from Manila Ninoy Aquino to Mactan-Cebu International.

Tickets from Manila to Cebu


Which Airlines Fly from Manila to Cebu?


Direct Flight?

Days of week

Flight time

AirAsia Philippines


Monday – Sunday

04:50 – 06:10

06:00 – 07:25

08:25 – 09:55

10:40 – 12:15

12:40 – 14:10

15:25 – 16:50

16:30 – 17:50

18:25 – 19:55

19:30 – 21:00

21:45 – 23:10 

Cebu Pacific


Monday - Sunday

16:00 – 17:40

17:55 – 29:25

22:25 – 23:55

23:30 – 00:55

00:45 – 02:10

Davao (connecting flight)

Monday - Sunday

06:45 – 11:20

18:00 – 22:35

Philippine Airlines


Monday – Sunday

04:00 – 05:15

06:55 – 08:05

12:05 – 13:20

16:40 – 17:50

17:15 – 18:30 

22:30 – 23:45

Cagayan De Oro, flight)

Monday – Sunday

04:10 – 07:30

Iloilo (Connecting Flight)

Monday – Sunday

04:30 – 07:40

Kalibo (connecting flight)

Monday - Sunday

08:15 – 12:25

Bacolod (connecting flight)

Monday - Sunday

04:15 – 07:50


What Are the Differences between Manila and Cebu?





Peso (PHP)

Peso (PHP)


GMT + 8

GMT + 8


Manila has a tropical climate with dry and rainy seasons that often overlap. Daily humidity is high, and flood may occur during a particularly wet season. The rainy season usually occurs from May to November, with August as the wettest month. The dry season occurs from January to April. Daily temperature can reach 29-30 Celsius Degree, with 34 Celsius Degree as the hottest recorded temperature.

Cebu has similar climate and weather condition with Manila. Rain and sunny days often overlap, even during the dry season. The humidity is high. August is the wettest month, a bad time to visit since rain happens frequently. December to February is the best time to visit, since the weather is only a little humid, cool, and not raining much.

Travel budget estimation

A cheap meal in Manila costs around PHP250, while three-course menu for one person in the middle-range restaurant is PHP525. Regular cappuccino is around PHP116.7, while mineral water (330 ml) is PHP21.5.

Price standard in Cebu is similar to Manila.  A cheap meal in Cebu costs around PHP200 to PHP300. Three-course menu for one at the middle-range restaurant is around PHP500. Regular cappuccino is around PHP116. Mineral water (330 ml) is around PHP21.


What Are the Transportation Options Available?

Between Downtown Manila and Manila Ninoy Aquino Airport

Between Mactan-Cebu International Airport and Downtown Cebu


Airport shuttle vehicle

Manila Light Rail Transit System




Rental car

Rental car




Do I Need Visa to Travel from Manila to Cebu?

Since Cebu is a part of the Philippines, travelers who hold Philippine passports do not need Visa to enter Cebu.


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Manila to Cebu flights promo 2019:

Looking for promo flights from the top airlines? Click on the below links for handpicked promo fares for your next domestic and international trips.

  1. Promo flights from Cebu Pacific Air (Cebu Pac)
  2. Promo flights from Philippine Airlines (PAL)
  3. Promo flights from AirAsia


What Are 3 Recommended Hotels in Cebu?

There are several recommended accommodations in Cebu, especially near the downtown area. They are:


Radisson Blue Cebu

Radisson Blue Cebu is a five-star hotel located at Serging Osmena Boulevard, about 3.8 km from Cebu downtown area. The hotel offers accommodation for business and leisure travelers, with a strategic location at the busy Juan Luna Avenue. Radisson Blue offers facilities such as restaurant, bar, spa, meeting facilities, banquet rooms, and swimming pool. Wi-Fi and airport shuttle service are available.


Best Western Plus Lex Cebu

Best Western Plus Lex is a four-star hotel located 900 meters from the center of Cebu. The hotel is close to shopping, business, and culinary centers in downtown Cebu, making it ideal for all types of travelers. Guests can use facilities such as a rooftop infinity pool, gym, restaurant, bar, meeting room, banquet hall, and Wi-Fi. Airport shuttle service is available.


Gran Tierra Suites

Gran Tierra Suites is a three-star hotel with strategic location near the heart of Cebu. The hotel is close to various public facilities and shopping center, such as Capitol Building, Robinson’s Cybergate Mall, and SM Mall. The hotel offers comfortable rooms with basic amenities, such as hot shower, TV, wardrobe, and desk. Guests can get free filtered drinking water in the hallways. Room service, airport shuttle, and facilities for wheelchair users are available.


What Are the Other Popular Routes from Manila and Cebu

From Manila

From Cebu

Manila to Cebu

Cebu to Manila

Manila to Davao

Cebu to Davao

Manila to Boracay

Cebu to Puerto Princesa

Manila to Iloilo

Cebu to Boracay

Manila to Puerto Princesa

Cebu to Iloilo

Manila to Tagbilaran

Cebu to Cagayan de Oro

Manila to Cagayan de Oro

Cebu to Hong Kong

Manila to Roxas City

Cebu to Singapore

Manila to Sandoro

Cebu to Tokyo

Manila to El Nido

Cebu to Seoul


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