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Manila late night arrival

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Manila late night arrival

Looks like I am reaching late night - around mid night - safe enough to get a taxi to a hotel that late or should I try picking a flight reaching early morning?

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1. Re: Manila late night arrival

Taxis are safe enough.

If you can get an earlier flight, why wouldn't you as it gives you extra time.

There are plenty of accomodation options close to the airport that you could utilise for one night if arriving late but without advising us which terminal can't provide suggestions.

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2. Re: Manila late night arrival

Will be the international terminal

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3. Re: Manila late night arrival

And I am not seeing an earlier flight - only a later - reaching early morning 4 am (approx)

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4. Re: Manila late night arrival

Surely you know the terminal number? That narrows it down to T1, T2, or T3.

Its like saying I arrive at International Terminal LAX?

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5. Re: Manila late night arrival

Midnight can be a much better time to arrive. I landed on Air China at 23.40 T1 and was in a Grab taxi to a hotel 7.5 Kms away about 25 minutes later , hand luggage so add 20 mins for the carousel. Fare 151 pesos,

Two days ago I landed T3 where Cathay Pacific plus Emirates and Singapore Airlines land at 18.40 again with hand luggage and an hour later reached the Grab line, after a further 75 minute wait along with other frustrated passengers I was on my way to the same hotel fare 380 pesos. The lines for regular cAbs were as bad

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6. Re: Manila late night arrival

I think it will be landing Terminal 1 - so if it is safe to take a taxi that late, I will go straight to hotel in Makati; else may look to stay at any airport hotel for that night. Based on what you guys are saying looks like I might as well tae taxi straight to hotel in Makati

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7. Re: Manila late night arrival

You can safely use uber,grab, white taxi, yellow taxi, coupon taxi at the airport or if you are worried about safety have your hotel collect you (at an inflated price) and they will be waiting for you with your name on a sign.

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8. Re: Manila late night arrival

Get a coupon taxi from the airport--- very safe, fixed fee and no problems

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9. Re: Manila late night arrival

Much safer to use Uber than taxi, IMO, as there is a clear record of who picked you up, at what time, and where they were supposed to take you. As well as GPS tracking of the driver.

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