In just over nine hours you can be in the heart of the Philippines with Qatar Airways’ flights from Bahrain to Manila. Our luxurious aircraft whisk you off to the Pacific in comfort, ensuring that every moment of your journey is memorable.
Feel right at home with our award-winning service from the moment you check in, while our friendly staff ensures that your needs will be met with a smile.
Manila is the focus of the Philippines’ success as a commercial and financial centre on the Pacific Rim. A trade route for hundreds of years, the area is now attracting a wave of investment and entrepreneurial businesses, making it one of the most vibrant cities in the region. Away from the shining skyscrapers is a city that still retains much of its original character, making it a magnet for leisure tourists.
Bahrain Airport is undergoing a massive expansion, with two new terminals due to open soon. A host of carriers, including Qatar Airways, are already making Bahrain one of their focal departure hubs.
Bahrain Airport’s elegant and peaceful Dilmun Lounge and a host of services designed to make your trip more convenient and relaxing have made Bahrain one of the favourite departure points for passengers flying from the Middle East.
Transportation and parking
Passengers arriving at the airport by car may be dropped off with their luggage at the front of the terminal at the departures level. Car parks are located directly opposite the terminals for fast access to both check-in and arrivals.
A fleet of taxis are on stand-by to transport you to and from major centres, such as Muharraq, Manama, Saar and Riffa, while luxury limousines can also be hired.
All major rental car agencies are represented at the airport, and rental car desks are located in the public arrivals concourse on the ground floor of the terminal.
Arriving at Bahrain International Airport
Airline check-in desks are located directly in front of the escalators and lifts on Level 1.
Check-in for Business and First Class passengers is located to the left of the main foyer, while VIP travellers will be directed to the exclusive VIP Gate.
Facilities and amenities
Throughout the terminal you’ll find an excellent selection of amenities and facilities. A large duty-free area is positioned directly behind the check-in counters, while the exclusive Gulf Air lounge and Irish lounge are situated on Level 2.
Fly to Manila with Qatar Airways and you’ll be on the way to discover your own little slice of Pacific perfection. This energetic city never stops, and visitors are captivated by its energy and the warmth of its people.
The capital of the Philippines is one of the fastest-growing cities in the world. Attracting entrepreneurs, innovators and high-tech businesses, it’s also a magnet for adventurous travellers looking for a more unusual destination.
Fly to Manila with Qatar Airways and see why so many people put this vibrant location on their ‘Bucket List’ of places to see.
The majority of Manila’s most popular attractions are to be found in the bay area. The Malacanang Palace, built in the 18th century, is the official home of the president of the Philippines.
As well as the palace, there are some spectacular public gardens and a museum to explore.
For an interesting glimpse into the history of the Philippines the Bonafacio Shrine honours national hero Andres Bonafacio, who played a significant part in the struggle for Filipino independence.
Manila has plenty of museums to choose from, including the National Museum of the Philippines, with collections covering archaeology, culture, zoology and the arts.
To get a better understanding of the nation’s history, head to the Museum of Philippine Political History, or discover the country’s great artists at the National Art Gallery.
Flights to Munich with Qatar Airways land at Niquoy Aquino International Airport. Visa restrictions for entry into the country will depend on your country of origin, length of stay and whether your trip is for business or pleasure.
Before you fly to Manila please check the visa and passport requirements.
Currency: Philippine Peso (PHP)
Voltage: 220 Volts
Plugs: Type A / B / C
Language: Filipino / English
International dialing code: +63
More Information: Read our Manila Travel Guide
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