More Information about Seoul
Seoul, officially known as Seoul Special Metropolitan City, is the capital and largest urban area in South Korea. With centuries of history, Seoul has numerous historic landmarks and attractions to take in. Some of its top attractions include Gyeongbokgung Palace, Korea Furniture Museum and Bukchon Hanok Village. Visitors can enjoy the local food at Maple Tree or enjoy a traditional tea ceremony at Suyeonsanbang.
Flying to Seoul
1. Which airports serve Manila to Seoul?
The airport in Manila is the Ninoy Aquino International Airport. With four terminals and two runways, this airport is considered to be one of the main hubs for travelers to many Asian countries. From here, you will land at the Seoul Incheon International Airport, located just west of the city.
2. Which airlines operate flights from Manila to Seoul?
Asiana is the major provider of these flights, offering daily departures that do not require any connections. Cebu Pacific, Jeju Air, Korean, Philippine, and AirAsia Zest also provide direct flights every day. Other airlines, including Air China, All Nippon, Cathay and China Airlines all serve regular travel options, but these will require a connecting flight.
3. How long is the flight?
Direct flights from Manila to Seoul will usually take 3 hours and 30 minutes, a flight time which might be significantly increased to 6 or more hours if you have a layover.
4. Climate changes between Manila to Seoul
Manila has a warm climate that is consistent throughout the year, while Seoul enjoys a broader range of temperatures with cooler temperatures in winter dipping as low as 25°F and rising to 75°F in the summer.
5. Culture differences and need-to-know
The Korean Won is the currency used in Seoul and is accessible at most banks, the Seoul Incheon International Airport and authorized money exchangers, but you might want to get your money beforehand to avoid getting stung by commission fees.
If you are traveling without a visa you will be able to stay in the country for a maximum of 90 days. If entering Seoul for employment, education, or any other reason, a visa will be required.
As the capital of South Korea, Seoul is rich in history with numerous landmarks and attractions to see. Some of its top tourist attractions include Gyeongbokgung Palace, Korea Furniture Museum and Bukchon Hanok Village. The Noryangjin Fish Wholesale Market has around 700 vendors of freshly caught fish as well but arrive early if you want to take part in the sale.
For a breath of fresh air, be sure to check out the Bukhansan National Park. It is rich in biodiversity while still being within the city limits. Those seeking peace and quiet might also enjoy checking out Bongeunsa Temple which offers a Temple Stay Program.
Visitors can enjoy the local food at Maple Tree or a traditional tea ceremony at Suyeonsanbang.
Manila, Philippines to Seoul Last modified: Sep 19, 2023 11:29 -04:00
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How far in advance should I book tickets from Manila, Philippines to Seoul?
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|< 7 days||₱8,190||₱11,836|
Cheapest Day To Fly from Manila, Philippines to Seoul
We've examined 215,181,508 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Manila, Philippines to Seoul is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.
Compare Flight Prices from Manila, Philippines to Seoul by Month
Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Manila, Philippines to Seoul flights.
|Month||Origin||Destination||Carrier||Depart Date||Return Date||Stops||Price|
|September||Manila, Philippines||Seoul||Jeju Air||9/28/23||10/4/23||0||₱8,190|
|October||Manila, Philippines||Seoul||Jeju Air||10/11/23||10/17/23||0||₱8,695|
|November||Manila, Philippines||Seoul||Cebu Pacific||11/5/23||11/10/23||0||₱10,490|
|December||Manila, Philippines||Seoul||Cebu Pacific||12/3/23||12/6/23||0||₱10,826|
|January||Manila, Philippines||Seoul||Cebu Pacific||1/9/24||1/13/24||0||₱11,275|
|February||Manila, Philippines||Seoul||Cebu Pacific||2/24/24||3/5/24||0||₱10,714|
|March||Manila, Philippines||Seoul||Cebu Pacific||3/10/24||3/16/24||0||₱10,153|
|April||Manila, Philippines||Seoul||Cebu Pacific||4/8/24||4/12/24||0||₱12,172|
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Manila, Philippines to Seoul
Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.
The average price for connecting flights from Manila, Philippines to Seoul is ₱12,565.
The average price for direct flights from Manila, Philippines to Seoul is ₱10,546.
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One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Manila, Philippines to Seoul
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The average price for one way flights from Manila, Philippines to Seoul is ₱4,993.
The average price for round trip flights from Manila, Philippines to Seoul is ₱10,546.
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