Kalibo Boracay to Caticlan Bus service

Airport to Caticlan 2 Stops

Airport to Caticlan Caticlan to Boracay
Tour BusTour buses are available as you arrive at the Kalibo airport and travel directly to Caticlan (the gateway to Boracay Island).Southwest tour is one of the tour buses that are available. They charge 200 pesos each way.They have no fixed schedule. They follow the planes. When they in use the buses are working. 1 Km Boat Trip to Island. Upon arriving to Caticlan (gateway to Boracay Island) you will go inside the Caticlan Jetty port building where you can purchase your boat ticket.Actually, there are 3 tickets you need to pay: your boat ticket (25 pesos), Environmental Fee ticket (75 pesos), terminal fee ticket (100 pesos)There are several boats that travel to and from to Boracay with only few minutes interval. (refer to boat schedule below)Boats are available early as 4:00 am up to 10:pm ATM machines also available at Jetty port building
There are several L300 vans waiting at the airport for a possible passengers that travels directly to Caticlan.Drivers are offering a ride as you go out to the airport even during the night flight schedules. The fee is 200 pesos.For information: Some hotels and resorts have their own service to transport their respective clients. If you are planning to book for a hotel accommodation, you can ask also if they have transport service.They have no fixed schedule. They follow the planes. When they in use the buses are working. Regular Trip Schedule Caticlan to Boracay / Boracay to Caticlan
Departure Times6:00am 6:40am7:20am 8:00am 8:40am9:20am 10:00am 10:40am11:20am 12:00nn12:40nn 1:20pm2:00pm 2:40pm3:20pm 4:00pm

4:40pm 5:20pm

6:00pm 6:40pm

7:20pm 8:00pm

Note: there are boats available early at 4am up to 10 pm

Other times will require you to rent a boat for 2000P. This can be shared with other passengers. 

Also: Read information above

 All prices each way. No discounts for children.

From Airport to Town Proper to Caticlan 3 stops

Airport to Kalibo Kalibo to Caticlan Caticlan to Boracay
3 KM rideUpon arrival to Kalibo airport, an airport tricycle can take you to town (Kalibo) for 100 pesos.You can tell the driver to take you to Ceres bus (if that’s your destination), or any place in town like Gaisano mall, or hotel.If you are already within the town vicinity, you can ride any tricycle for 8 pesos. They may charge extra if you have baggage.Tricycle is the mode of transportation within the town.Tips: Prepare an exact amount to pay the tricycle to avoid hassles.  Ceres BusCeres Bus is the biggest company of buses all over Panay.There are regular trips from Kalibo to Caticlan at  30-45 minute intervals. It means that every 30-45 minutes, there is a bus available to travel from Kalibo to Caticlan.The Ceres Bus Terminal is located at Osmena Avenue, Kalibo Aklan.However, if you are arriving from the Kalibo airport, you have to pay the minimum amount of 100 pesos (airport tricycle) to the terminal.This is the equivalent of 2.50 US dollars.Bus Fare: Air-conditioned    107.00 pesos Non-Air-conditioned  ( Regular)     87.00 pesos

hours:  1 hour travel (or less) to Caticlan (Ceres is available every 30 minutes)Note: Ceres schedule is from 6am to 8pm Kalibo time.

1 Km Boat Trip to Island. Upon arriving to Caticlan (gateway to Boracay Island) you will go inside the Caticlan Jetty port building where you can purchase your boat ticket.Actually, there are 3 tickets you need to pay: your boat ticket (25 pesos), Environmental Fee ticket (75 pesos), terminal fee ticket (100 pesos)There are several boats that travel to and from to Boracay with only few minutes interval. (refer to boat schedule below)
The only transportation you can get from the airport is a tricycle if you will stop in the town proper (Kalibo).Kalibo airport to town proper is about 10 -15 minutes ride in a tricycle. L-300 VansThere are several L300 vans (9 passenger van)  to Caticlan.Here are the available group of vans on their regular schedule:West Mint Transport Association.(L. Barrios Street, Kalibo, Aklan)Caticlan-Boracay Transport MPC(G. Ramos St. Corner Roxas Avenue, Kalibo Aklan.) Phone Numbers: (036) 268-1048  CP# 0921 9915011Northstar Transport(E. Acevedo St. Kalibo, Aklan)Paradise Island Tour Terminal 2(Crossing Buswang, Kalibo Aklan)

AAM Van Terminal(Corner Roxas-Veterans Avenue, Kalibo, Aklan)

Minimum Fare:  100 pesos

Hours: 5 am- 7 PM

Regular Trip Schedule Caticlan to Boracay / Boracay to Caticlan
Departure Times
6:00am 6:40am 7:20am
8:00am 8:40am 9:20am
10:00am 10:40am
11:20am 12:00nn12:40nn 1:20pm2:00pm 2:40pm3:20pm 4:00pm4:40pm 5:20pm6:00pm 6:40pm7:20pm 8:00pmNote: There are boat available early at 4am up to 10 pm

Other times will require you to rent a boat for 2000P. This can be shared with other passengers. 

Also: Read information above

 

Refer to the information above  Jeepneys:  There are also jeepneys that regularly travel to Caticlan. Local people usually ride a jeepney especially those who have baggage that occupies much space.Baggage is usually placed on top of the jeepney.Schedule of trips are also between 30 minutes to an hour.  It means there is a jeepney traveling to Caticlan every 30 minutes to 1 hour.The fare is about 80P per person. They may charge extra for baggage depending on its size and quantity.The Caticlan Jeepney’s Terminal is located at C. Laserna St. Kalibo, Aklan.Comment: This type of transportation are not as comfortable, more suited to the local public. Refer to the information above
Refer to the information above Local Buses: Aside from the Ceres bus,there are other local buses that travel to Caticlan.Their terminal is located at C.Laserna Street, Kalibo, Aklan.You can ask a tricycle to take you to their terminal for 8 pesos. The minimum fare is 80 pesos.Comment: This type of buses are not as comfortable, more suited to the local public. Refer to the information above

UPDATE DEC 2014
The widening of Aklan West Road (Kalibo to Caticlan) from two lanes to four lanes will be done at the end of 2015. This project is part of the Department of Tourism (DOT)-DPWH convergence program to provide tourists safe and convenient travel to Boracay. It will also mean that the travel time will be shorten and will provide smooth ride to Boracay from Kalibo International Airport.
Aside from the four lane widening, Two bypass’s are under construction and  are expected to be done by 2015. These roads will improve the congested traffic and will be specified a road for tourists vans and buses who are traveling from Kalibo International Airport to Caticlan (Boracay).

The Kalibo Airport is undergoing construction to increase the number of flights they can handle.  Air Asia has publicly asked to have this airport as a hub for their Philippine operations.

Caticlan to Kalibo transportation

 

Buses

These buses are using the Strong Republic Nautical Highway from Cubao, Quezon City to Panay Island.

Ceres

 

Ceres Liner is the largest public land transportation company in the island of Panay [including Kalibo, Aklan and Boracay], Philippines. It operates bus transport service to the whole Island of Panay from Iloilo City to Boracay, Roxas City to San Jose, Antique.

The Ceres terminal is near the International Airport and from there, you can arrange a travel to Iloilo or to Caticlan Port (Boracay).

You can choose between Air Conditioning and without Aircon or Ordinary fare ride. The Air Conditioning ride is better in the afternoon.

This company has 7,500 direct and active employees, and 3,000 buses serving the Island of Negros, Panay, Cebu, Samar-Leyte, Mindanao, and Batangas City.

Airlines-Kalibo

These four airlines have daily air travel from Manila to Kalibo. Airtime is about 45-60  minutes.
Philippines Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Zest Air
PAL Express

Mandarin Airlines and TransAsia Airways have weekly flights to and from Taipei, Taiwan.

Philippine Airlines and Shanghai Airlines have chartered flights to and from Shanghai, China.

Airport IATA Code: KLO

Airport Name: Kalibo International Airport

Runway Length: 4265 ft    Runway Elevation: 23 ft

CAAP | Kalibo International Airport Tele Fax (036) 262 3264 & 272 1053

       Bus Service From Kalibo-Caticlan-Boracay

Name

Location

City

Phone

Air Philipinnes Corporation Caticlan Malay 288-7536
Air Transportation Office Caticlan Airport Malay 288-7122
Air Transportation Office Kalibo Airport Kalibo 268-6266
Aircrew Flight Training Academy International Airport Pook Kalibo 268-1699
Asian Spirit Pook Airport Kalibo 268-2436
Asian Spirit Airlines Airport Port Caticlan Malay 288-7504
Asian Spirit Employees Coop. D’Mall Boracay 288-3465
288-3466
288-5462
Asian Spirit Employees Coop. Phase IV D’Mall Boracay 288-6811
Asian Spirit Employees Coop. Caticlan Airport Malay 288-7057
Boracay Destination Seair Ambulong Boracay 288-5439
Cebu Pacific Air Operation Pook Kalibo 268-7336
Cebu Pacific Operation Caticlan Airport Malay 288-7542
288-7543
Cebu Pacific Cargo Sales Services Pook Kalibo 268-7337
Inter-Island Airlines Airport Caticlan Malay 288-7407
288-6876
288-6877
Pal Express Caticlan Caticlan Malay 288-7558
Seair Balabag Boracay 288-6828
SeaAir D’Mall de Boracay Balabag Boracay 288-5502
Seair Inc Caticlan Boracay 288-7405
Sea Pac Phil. Inc. Yapak Boracay 288-4620
Zest Air Kalibo Airport Pook Kalibo 268-4444/268-2000