Philippines plane tickets & flights
More than 7.000 islands compose the archipelago of the Philippines, a country rich with natural wonders and with warm people.
The Philippines is home to over 100 ethnicities, has Asian, Pacific, Islamic and European cultural roots. Used to be a Sapnish colony, therefore Spanish is a widely spoke language. You won't have problems with English either, because it is the second official language of the Philippines.
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Intense between many small airports scattered on the islands.
There are great connections with Asia and the Middle East. some flights to the USA and very few to Europe.
It will be most difficult to reach Latin America and Africa.
Airlines serving the Philippines
Air Philippines is a low cost airlines serving Cebu and Manila cities.
Has the following (exclusively domestic) destinations on its list: Manila, Naga, Davao, Surigao, Cebu, Iloilo.
Cebu Pacific is one of the biggest Philippine airlines.
Has hubs at: Angeles City/Clark Diosdado Macapagal International Airport, Davao City Francisco Bangoy International Airport, Parañaque City/Pasay City/Metro Manila Ninoy Aquino International Airport and Cebu City Mactan-Cebu International Airport.
Destinations abroad include: Hong Kong, Macau, shanghai, Guangzhou, Taipei, Osaka, Seoul, Busan/Pusan, Singapore, Bangkok, Ho Chi Minh City/Saigon, Jakarta, Kota Kinabalu and Kuala Lumpur.
Finally the many destinations within the country are served in the 3 main regions of Luzon, Mindanao and Visayas. Destinations located in Luzon: Busuanga, Cauayan, Angeles City/Clark, Laoag, Legazpi, Manila, Naga, Puerto Princessa, San José, Tuguegarao, Virac. Within Mindanao: Butuan, Cagayan de Oro, Cotabato, Davao City, Dipolog, General Santos, Ozamiz, Siargao, Surigao, Zamboanga. Within Visayas: Bacolod, Calbayog, Cataman, Cebu, Dumaguete, Iloilo, Kalibo, Roxas City, Tacloban and Tagbilaran.
Philippine Airlines is the flag carrier of the country.
Has bases at: Parañaque City/Pasay City/Metro Manila Ninoy Aquino International Airport and Cebu City Mactan-Cebu International Airport.
Within Asia it flies to Hong Kong, Macau, Shanghai, Xiamen, Beijing, Fukuoka, Nagoya, Osaka, Tokyo, Busan/Pusan, Seoul, Taipei, Singapore, Thailand, Bangkok, Ho Chi Minh City/Saigon and Jakarta.
The airline also connects with North America: Vancouver, Honolulu, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, San Francisco.
Serves Melbourne and Sydney in Australia.
In the Pacific region's small islands it reaches Guam.
Domestically it flies to the Luzon (Laoag, Legazpi, Manila, Puerto Princessa), Mindanao (Butuan, Cagayan de Oro, Cotabato City, Davao City, Dipolog, General Santos, Ozamiz, Zamboanga) and Visayas (Bacolod, Cebu, Dumaguete, Iloilo, Kalibo, Roxas City, Tacloban and Tagbilaran) regions.
Spirit of Manila
Low cost carrier based in Angeles City.
Flies to: Bahrain, Kuwait, Angeles City, Macau and Taiwan (to Taipei).
South East Asian Airlines
South East Asian Airlines abbreviated SEAIR.
Operates to the regions of Luzon (Baler, Basco, Angeles City, Daet, El Nido, Manila, Tablas), Mindanao (Jolo, Tawi-Tawi, Zamboanga) and Visayas (Caticlan, Cebu).
Various other carriers
Manila is the main gateway to the rest of the World.
You will be able to board foreign airlines like: Air Macau (Macau), Asiana Airlines (Busan, Seoul), Cathay Pacific (Hong Kong), China Airlines (Kaohsiung, Taipei), China Southern Airlines (Beijing, Guangzhou, Xiamen), Continental Airlines (Guam, Koror), Dragonair (Hong Kong), Emirates (Dubai), Etihad Airways (Abu Dhabi), EVA Air (Taipei), Gulf Air (Bahrain), Hawaiian Airlines (Honolulu), Hong Kong Express Airways (Hong Kong), JAL (Tokyo), KLM (Amsterdam), Korean Air (Busan, Seoul), Malaysia Airlines (Kuala Lumpur), NorthWest Airlines (Detroit, Nagoya, Tokyo), Qantas (Sydney, Brisbane), Qatar Airways (Doha), Saudi Arabian Airlines (Dammam, Jeddah, Riyadh), Singapore Airlines (Singapore), Thai Airways (Bangkok).
Destinations, major airports in the Philippines
There is a very large number of airports on the Philippines, but only 1 is a major international one and that is the one near Manila.
If you are looking for airlines flying to a certain airport, then look a bit higher in the "Airlines serving the Philippines" section. There you will find a number of destinations enumerated.
Angeles City Diosdado Macapagal International Airport
Cebu City Mactan-Cebu International Airport
Davao City Francisco Bangoy International Airport
Parañaque City/Pasay City/Metro Manila Ninoy Aquino International Airport
Last modified/updated: November 20, 2009