Let our luxury award-winning service carry you to Manila from Philadelphia, the vibrant capital of the Philippines and one of the largest and most fascinating destinations in Southeast Asia. Arrive relaxed after a smooth and stress-free flight onboard our spacious state-of-the-art aircraft. Whether you are travelling for business or pleasure, all flights from Philadelphia to Manila with Qatar Airways offer you 5-star luxury as standard.
Often referred to as the “Pearl of the Orient”, Manila hides many cultural treasures beneath its exterior. On the surface, Manila is a bustling, sprawling metropolis, a commercial and economic powerhouse, yet behind all that still resides traditional culture, cuisine and hospitality. In Manila you will encounter everything from luxury hotels to shrines and temples; a heady mixture of old and new that is bound to make a lasting impression.
A major air hub for the industrial heart of the United States, Philadelphia International Airport is one of the busiest in North America for both passengers and freight.
The airport has been the recipient of a slew of awards, including recognition for its contribution to the environment and the arts.
Passengers flying from Philadelphia with Qatar Airways will find that this busy airport is efficiently run by incredibly friendly and helpful staff, who are focused on providing the very best customer experience possible.
Parking and transportation
The airport is vast (in fact it has sections in both Philadelphia city and Tinicum Township), but fortunately ground transportation is very good. The Metro service operates between the city centre and the airport, with several stops along the way. Taxis are plentiful, and hotels in the city are happy to arrange limousine services for passengers.
Buses run frequently from 69th Street Transportation Centre to the airport and from the UPS hub, and the airport is also connected by road to the city by the I-95. There are more than 19,000 parking spaces in several garages and parking lots positioned directly opposite the terminals.
Arriving at Philadelphia International Airport
Passengers flying from Philadelphia with Qatar Airways will depart from Terminal A-West. This is one of the airport’s newest terminal buildings.
There are 13 gates at the terminal (A14 to A26), as well as lounge areas for first and business class passengers, and a selection of facilities and amenities for all passengers.
Facilities and amenities
Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the airport, and is currently being upgraded in Terminal 1-West. Philadelphia Marketplace at the Airport on the B/C Connector has over 30 retail outlets and a large food court.
There are also spa and wellness facilities, private suites and banking services. In the terminal itself there are a number of restaurants serving an international menu as well as lighter snacks and drinks.
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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