Pinoy forum and online news directory. Providing help to Filipinos here and abroad about Philippines.
Cheap Manila to Boracay Flights and Schedule
Tips for Your Cheap Boracay Flights from Manila
There are different Boracay Flights while there are one way or round trip options to choose from, that is, either from Manila to Boracay or Caticlan (Catiklan) airport/airstrip and vise versa. Although most of these flights do vary in their respective prices, I have done my own research on the different airlines that serve one way and round trip accommodation Boracay Flights to help tourists arrive in Boracay safe and sound.
Services of flights from Manila to Boracay (Caticlan) or Boracay (Caticlan) to Manila can be reserved using different airlines here in the Philippines from the Domestic Terminal. Just for specific information, however, the nearest airport to Boracay is Caticlan Airstrip aside from the Kalibo, Aklan airport so for those who are on their way, you can choose to land either via Caticlan Airport or Kalibo, Aklan Airport.
2 Popular Flight Airports and Route to Boracay Beach
If you take Caticlan Airport, it will only take you a few minutes to get to Boracay whereas if you take the Kalibo, Aklan Airport, you will be obliged to travel by bus in a 1 and 1/2 to 2 – hour trip just to reach Caticlan where a ferry boat will take you to the isolated Boracay Island.
The only advantage is if you choose to take Kalibo, Aklan Airport, you can shop around for additional stuff that you want to buy for your stay in Boracay and take a tour of the historical provincial capital, Kalibo where the world renowned Ati-Atihan Festival happens every second Sunday of January. You can also buy a lot of souvenir items there as well as in Boracay Beach proper to take with you.
Asian Spirit Manila to Boracay Flight
Asian Spirit (now Zest Air) Boracay (Caticlan) flights from Manila are everyday in schedule and are usually well reserved so you have to be early as possible in making a reservation. All Asian Spirit Boracay Flights are a 1-HOUR TIME TRAVEL so if you are in a time schedule and you want to take this airline, you might as well schedule ahead of your time.
You can choose which flight schedules to Boracay to take in terms of departure with Asian Spirit (05:10, 06:30, 08:00, 08:45, 10:00, 10:30 and 11:35) for the MORNING DEPARTURE SCHEDULE. Arrival to Boracay will be computed 1 hour after the listed departure time which is from Manila Domestic Terminal.
AFTERNOON DEPARTURE SCHEDULE in Asian Spirit are set at (12:50, 15:00 and 15:45) while arrival is the same time which is 1 hour allowance from departure in Manila Domestic Airport. I was not able to get a hold of the evening flights, if there are any.
TIP TIP TIP: Flight fares vary based in the schedule that you will choose at Asian Spirit and from their listing, I saw that flight fares in the morning schedule are set from Php 2,929.00 – Php 3,879.00 while an afternoon schedule will cost you a range from Php 4,829.00 – Php 5,499.00. If are interested to avail of the cheap flights, I suggest that you take the I am not sure however if these figures are all inclusive.
Cebu Pacific Manila to Boracay
Cebu Pacific Manila to Boracay Flights and reservations are mostly full in the morning flight (due to cheaper costs) so you have to make an early reservation. All Cebu Pacific Boracay Flights are a 1-HOUR TIME TRAVEL so if you are in a time schedule and you want to take this airline, you might as well schedule ahead of your time.
MORNING DEPARTURE SCHEDULE is set at (04:50, 05:30, 06:30, 08:25, 09:25 and 11:30) while AFTERNOON SCHEDULE is set at (12:05, 14:25 and 15:00). Again, all schedules are in a 1 hour time travel.
Cebu Pacific Flight Fares in the morning ranges from (Php 2,231.00 – Php 2,544.00) while afternoon/evening flight fares are at (Php 1,731.00 – Php 2,544.00) respectively which means that cheap flight to Boracay for Cebu Pacific can be availed in the 3:00PM flight schedule unlike in the Asian Spirit.
SEAIR Manila to Boracay Flights
SEAIR (South East Asian Airlines) Boracay flights reservation, that is Manila to Boracay/Caticlan are usually sold out and seats taken in the afternoon flights and the early 7:45 take off of the airline plane from Domestic Airport. What’s interesting however for this airline is that IT ONLY TAKES 45 MINUTES to reach Caticlan airstrip compared to the first 2 airline booking centers which says that their plane takes 1 full hour to reach Caticlan Airport.
MORNING DEPARTURE SCHEDULE with SEAIR is set at (06:25, 06:45, 07:45, 08:45, 09:15, 11:05, 11:15 and 11:45) while AFTERNOON SCHEDULE is set at (14:15, 15:45 and 16:15 and 16:45). This proves that SEAIR has a lot of available flights in the morning than the first 2 airlines I have featured above.
Fees and costs in a SEAIR Boracay flights slightly vary from (Php 2,735.00 – Php 3,535.00) in the morning while the prices in the afternoon/evening is set at (Php 3,135.00) which means that at least a minimum of Php 400.00 will be discounted in your flight reservation if you try to have it reserved at least a week before the actual date you want to arrive in Boracay Island.
TIP TIP TIP: Cheap flights to Boracay Island or just about any other bookings from one place to another will even be cheaper by at least 10% less than if you are to pay for a rush last day reservation at Php 4,000.00. This means that when you have your tickets reserved 1 week before your target date, you will only have to pay Php 3,600.00 all in all. Plus if you have a reservation in the earliest flight available, you also get the cheap flight among the list for the day.
Round trip tickets also play a very big difference in the prices of your ticket reservation or Boracay flights booking so if you are to embark on a trip to Boracay or anywhere else, please make sure that you plan the trip and as much as possible, take a round trip ticket because it always leads to cheaper prices of tickets.
If you liked this post… Please consider any small donation in my cause to help tourists reach Boracay Island easier, smoothly and in the cheapest way possible. Donating a small part of the savings you will make with my tips here will make a very big difference in my cause. Thank you very much.