With the natural beauty of the harbor with its iconic bridge and opera house, fabulous beaches and award-winning restaurants, it is hardly surprising that Sydney is a popular holiday destination that attracts families, city lovers, surfers and gap-year students alike. Nearby is the stunningly beautiful Royal National Park, ideal for trying a bush walk. You will also see many business travelers, attending events in the city that is ranked as Australia’s premier business destination. There are also plenty of other attractions, such as the Featherdale Wildlife Park, to keep the young ones entertained.
Flying to Sydney
1. Which airports serve Manila to Sydney?
The majority of passenger traffic leaves Manila from Ninoy Aquino International Airport, 7km from the center of Manila. It is easily reached via several bus services and the Light Rail Transit System (LRT). Clark International Airport also serves the Manila area and handles more of the budget airline traffic. There is a third airport, Subic Bay International Airport, that serves as the main diversion airport for Ninoy Aquino International Airport.
Sydney Airport handles both domestic and international flights. Located just 8km from Sydney’s central business district and harbor sites, you can easily reach it by hire car, taxi, train and bus.
2. Which airlines operate flights from Manila to Sydney?
There are flights to Sydney from Manila every day with several airlines providing services, including Qantas and Philippine Airlines.
3. How long is the flight?
A direct flight to Sydney from Manila takes about 8 hours 20 minutes. Sydney is just two hours ahead of Manila, so your body clock will not require too much adjustment as you start your stay in Sydney.
4. Climate changes between Manila and Sydney
You are likely to leave Manila in warm weather, where even in January, the coolest month, the average temperature is about 79°F. Sydney’s winter months are June to August and although mild, are likely to feel cool after the hot weather of those months in Manila. The summer in Sydney is from December to February and it is likely to be warm, making it an ideal time to enjoy Sydney’s beaches.
5. Culture differences and need-to-know
For spending money while in Sydney, you will need the Australian dollar. You can easily exchange money at banks and hotels across the city.
You will need a visa to travel to Australia, which will typically allow you to stay in the country for up to three or six months. From some countries, you can apply for your visa electronically, but you will need to submit applications from the Philippines through the Australian Embassy’s Department of Immigration and Citizenship in Manila.
Leaving behind the Spanish and Asian influences of Manila, in Sydney you will want to take your photographs at the well-known landmarks of the Harbor Bridge and Sydney Opera House. You can also enjoy some lazy days relaxing on the sands or sign up for surf lessons on Bondi Beach. Your stay in Sydney can be as relaxed or as busy as you want it to be.
Manila, Philippines to Sydney, Australia Last modified: Oct 25, 2023 13:57 -04:00
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|< 7 days||₱58,840||₱38,535|
Cheapest Day To Fly from Manila, Philippines to Sydney, Australia
We've examined 214,139,184 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 Sydney, Australia is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.
Compare Flight Prices from Manila, Philippines to Sydney, Australia 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 Sydney, Australia flights.
|Month||Origin||Destination||Carrier||Depart Date||Return Date||Stops||Price|
|October||Manila, Philippines||Sydney, Australia||Cathay||10/24/23||10/27/23||1||₱38,535|
|November||Manila, Philippines||Sydney, Australia||China Southern||11/1/23||11/11/23||1||₱33,655|
|December||Manila, Philippines||Sydney, Australia||China Southern||12/20/23||1/6/24||1||₱33,655|
|January||Manila, Philippines||Sydney, Australia||Multiple Airlines||1/1/24||1/19/24||1||₱42,181|
|February||Manila, Philippines||Sydney, Australia||Scoot||2/24/24||3/12/24||1||₱35,450|
|March||Manila, Philippines||Sydney, Australia||China Southern||3/6/24||3/9/24||1||₱33,655|
|April||Manila, Philippines||Sydney, Australia||China Southern||4/1/24||4/5/24||1||₱33,936|
|May||Manila, Philippines||Sydney, Australia||China Southern||5/5/24||5/19/24||1||₱33,936|
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Manila, Philippines to Sydney, Australia
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 Sydney, Australia is ₱36,852.
The average price for direct flights from Manila, Philippines to Sydney, Australia is ₱41,676.
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One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Manila, Philippines to Sydney, Australia
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The average price for one way flights from Manila, Philippines to Sydney, Australia is ₱18,679.
The average price for round trip flights from Manila, Philippines to Sydney, Australia is ₱36,572.
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