General Info


General Information/ Guide for Arrival into Boracay:
Please be informed that there are 2 options to access Boracay Island:
A. Via CATICLAN Airport – This is the nearest airport to the island.
Carriers servicing this airport are:

  1. Philippine Airlines operated by PAL Express
  2. Cebu Pacific

B. Via KALIBO Airport – Kalibo is about1.5-hour transfer by land to Caticlan (the jump-off point to access Boracay Island).

Carriers servicing this airport are:

  1. Philippine Airlines operated by PAL Express
  2. Cebu Pacific
  3. Air Asia

For your convenience, below are the links to the above mentioned airlines:
Philippine Airlines –
Cebu Pacific –
Zest Air –

You may download the BORACAY FLIGHT SCHEDULES (As of Jan. 8, 2016) HERE.

For International flights connecting in Manila, please check the Terminal where the International flight arrives in Manila as you may need to transfer to a different Terminal for the domestic flight to Caticlan or Kalibo. As it takes time for baggage claim (from International airport) to transfer & check-in to domestic airport, it will be more convenient to use an airline that arrives in the same Terminal where connecting flight to Boracay will be.

Most flights to Boracay depart from Terminal 3 – PAL Express from Manila to Caticlan / Manila to Kalibo depart from Terminal 3; Cebu Pacific from Manila to Kalibo departs from Terminal 3, Air Asia from Manila to Kalibo departs from Terminal 4. You may use as guide the table of Boracay flight schedules (Flights TO Boracay on May 19 / Flights FROM Boracay on May 22). This is subject to change so please confirm with your travel agent.

For those booked in Shangri-la Resort, the Shangri-la provides roundtrip land and speedboat transfers via CATICLAN airport. Upon arrival at the airport, guests will be brought to Caticlan Jetty port where Shangri-La has its own private lounge exclusive to all Shangri-La guests called the Mabuhay Center. From there, guests will be brought by Shangri-La speedboats straight to the resort.

Should guests arrive via Kalibo airport, below are the Shangri-la transportation rates going to Caticlan.

Vehicle Type / Capacity Rates per vehicle per way
8 Seater Van (Grandia) PhP 3,500.00nett
30 Seater Coaster PhP 9,000.00nett
45 Seater Bus (Kinglong) PhP15,500.00nett

*Rates quoted above are inclusive of service charge and government taxes