The Kalibo International Airport is located on Panay Island, Malay, Aklan Philippines and provides both international and domestic flights from Manila and Caticlan. Kalibo is located about 1.5 hour drive from Caticlan, so for local travelers and foreign tourist alike, will need to travel an additional 1.5 hours by van or bus to the town of Caticlan where you will board a banca boat taking you across the Tabon Strait to Boracay Island.
Choosing the best Boracay airport can be a bit difficult and confusing, so we have tried to provide the best information here possible.
Total Travel Time to Boracay via Kalibo Airport
- Flight from Manila to Kalibo Airport – 45 to 55 minutes
- Land transfer from Kalibo to Caticlan – 1 to 1.5 hours
- Boat transfer from Caticlan to Boracay – 15 minutes
- Transfer for Cagban Beach Jetty Port to your Hotel – 30 minutes
Please keep in mind that even with a slightly longer travel time, you can save approximately 50 percent on ticket prices traveling the Kalibo route as opposed to Caticlan.
Total Travel Time – 2.5 to 3 Hours