Greater Bay Airlines adds Manila as the seventh destination in November 2023

(13 October 2023) Greater Bay Airlines (GBA) today announced the launch of scheduled service to Manila, the capital city of the Philippines, starting 8 November 2023, making it a total of seven destinations in the airline’s network. This new service will operate five times a week between Hong Kong and Manila (Ninoy Aquino International Airport).

A major economic and business hub in Southeast Asia, Manila is one of the busiest destinations in the region. The Philippines is not only the home for many Filipinos working here in Hong Kong, but it is also renowned for the crystal-clear waters and breathtaking landscapes in Boracay, Palawan and Cebu. Manila is undoubtedly a convenient gateway for both business and leisure travellers from Hong Kong.

The flight schedule of GBA’s Hong Kong – Manila service is as follows:

Flight No.FromToDeparture/ArrivalDays of Week
HB231Hong KongManila2350/0200+1Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
HB232ManilaHong Kong0300/0510Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

The new route is operated by Boeing 737-800 aircraft with an all-economy configuration.

To book a trip, customers may visit the GBA website (, GBA mobile app or contact their travel agents.

GBA commenced scheduled service in July 2022 and is currently operating flights to Bangkok, Taipei, Seoul, Tokyo, Osaka and Ho Chi Minh City. For more information, please visit

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