Kalibo Airport

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Kalibo Airport

Kalibo International Airport (KLO) is the busiest airport in the western Visayas and is the largest transportation hub servicing Boracay Island, south-east Asia’s most popular beach destination. Kalibo is the capital of Aklan province and is located in the north of Panay Island approximately 60 km from Caticlan Jetty Port, the gateway to Boracay Island.

What Airlines Fly Into Kalibo Airport?

The airlines coming in and out of Kalibo airport are variety of domestic, international and charter flights. The domestic and international airlines include; Philippine Airlines, Cebu Pacific, Air Asia, Silk Air and Tiger Airlines. The charter flights (these seats are reserved for travel agencies) include China and Mandarin Airlines.

Which Countries Connect with Kalibo Airport?

Centrally located in the middle of the south-east Asia makes Kalibo airport a perfect transportation hub connecting several of the biggest Asian cities such as Singapore, Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), Seoul (Korea) and Hong Kong.
Charter flights operated by larger travel agencies and also service Taipei (Taiwan), Beijing (China), Shanghai (China) Hangzhou (China), Changsha (China), Chengdu (China), Wuxi (China), and Wuhan (China)

What Services Does Kalibo Airport Offer?

Kalibo airport offers a duty free shop, a massage area and a couple snack shops where you will be able to find something light to eat or drink. The duty free shop is located on the second floor and the massage area is located near the bathrooms on the first floor. If you are looking for something more satisfying to eat you should give yourself extra time and try one of the several restaurants located across the parking lot of the airport.

How Much Is The Airport Terminal Fee?

International Terminal Fee is 700 pesos
Domestic Terminal Fee is 200 pesos

Are There Any Hotels Near Kalibo Airport?

There are several hotels near the airport Kalibo check out the list below. They are listed in order of closest proximity.

Discover Hotel Boracay – Located across the parking lot to the departure doors, Discover Hotel Boracay offers elegant comfortable accommodation within a few steps of Kalibo Airport.

Papierus Pensionne – Only 2kms away, Papierus Pensionne offers peaceful and comfortable accommodation with free WiFi

Kalibo Hotel – Is located 2.5 km away from Kalibo Airport and offers elegant, air-conditioned rooms with ensuite bathrooms. Rooms come with free WiFi.

Getting to Boracay From Kalibo Airport

Travel time to Boracay is approximately 2 hours or longer depending on the congestion at the Caticlan Jetty Port. There are several transportation options and a few different companies you can choose from


Island Star Express

Southwest Tours


  1. rufina BERNABE says:

    I will be coming in Feb. 2017 how much and how far is my Hotel located in Station 1. I am coming from Kalibo airport arriving at 9:30 pm Is this too late to go to my Hotel. how much is will cost us to take the bus.

    • Hello Rufina,

      Thank you for contacting us. We would be glad to assist you in booking your airport transfer. However, we would like to inform that since your flight arrives in Kalibo Airport at 9:30PM which is past the daytime operating hours of the transportation. (9:30AM to 8:30PM arrival in Kalibo) The last regular boat schedule from Caticlan to Boracay is 10:00PM and Caticlan is an hour and a half drive from Kalibo. We are happy to make the reservation but would like to bring to your attention that special Night Navigation Rates will apply. Please find the quotation below. Please be advised that our rate varies on the number of persons in one group.

      Option 1 – Special Night Navigation

      Special Night Navigation One way Transfer for Arrival – 3,500 PHP / person x 1 = 3,500.00 PHP

      We will provide an air-conditioned van and escort you the one and a half hour drive from Kalibo Airport to the Caticlan Jetty Port where you will board a certified bangka boat, with night navigation. We will take you across the Tablas Straight to Boracay Island. Once on Boracay, our team will escort you to your resort lobby.

      *** Night Boats do not leave until they are full of passengers. Your patience is greatly appreciated!

      We hope to hear from you soon.

      Thank you.

  2. Patrick Teo says:

    Yes I would like to reserve/book transportation for 3 pax from Kalibo to Mandarin Island Hotel on 16 Dec. Arrival time 15:10 Hrs, Flgt TR2742. Please advise. Thanks.

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