There are 4 ways to get from Manila to Thimphu by plane, car or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Paro  •  10 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Paro (PBH) MNL - PBH

$403 - $1,404

3 alternative options

Fly to Bathpalathang, drive  •  35 h

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Bathpalathang (BUT) MNL - BUT
  2. Drive from Bathpalathang to Thimphu

Fly to Gelephu, drive  •  37 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Gelephu (GLU) MNL - GLU
  2. Drive from Gelephu to Thimphu

Fly to Bagdogra, bus, drive  •  20 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Bagdogra (IXB) MNL - IXB
  2. Take the bus from Siliguri to Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post
  3. Drive from Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post to Thimphu

Questions & Answers

The distance between Manila and Thimphu is 3539 km.

It takes approximately 10 h 46 min to get from Manila to Thimphu, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Manila Airport to Paro Airport. The quickest flight takes 13 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Thimphu is 2 h behind Manila. It is currently 12:45 AM in Manila and 10:45 PM in Thimphu.

Philippine Airlines, Cathay Pacific, EVA Air and two other airlines offer flights from Manila Airport to Paro Airport.

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There are 69+ hotels available in Thimphu. Prices start at $32 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manila to Thimphu.
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  • Distance: 2212 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 46 min

What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and Thimphu, Bhutan?

Philippine Airlines, Druk Air and four other airlines fly from Manila to Thimphu every 4 hours.

Airlines
Druk Air
Website
drukair.com.bt
Flights from Manila to Paro via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Flights from Manila to Paro via Hong Kong, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,800
Flights from Manila to Paro via Taiwan Taoyuan, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
13 h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,800
Flights from Manila to Paro via Suvarnabhumi, Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,400
Flights from Manila to Paro via Suvarnabhumi, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Flights from Manila to Bathpalathang via Suvarnabhumi, Paro
Ave. Duration
29 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Manila to Gelephu via Suvarnabhumi, Paro
Ave. Duration
31 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Manila to Bagdogra via Suvarnabhumi, Paro
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Manila to Bagdogra via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Manila to Bagdogra via Cebu, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Flights from Manila to Bagdogra via Taiwan Taoyuan, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,500
Flights from Manila to Bagdogra via Hong Kong, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Manila to Bagdogra via Guangzhou Baiyun, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Manila to Bagdogra via Singapore Changi, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Manila to Bagdogra via Suvarnabhumi, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Manila to Bagdogra via Singapore Changi, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
16 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Bus operators
Bhutan post
Phone
+9750233444
Email
customercare@bhutanpost.bt
Website
bhutanpost.bt
Bus from Siliguri to Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
tourism.gov.bt
Book at
tourism.gov.bt

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