Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from Cebu City to Boracay
Cebu Pacific, Philippine Airlines and Cebgo have all waived their change and cancellation fees on flights from Cebu City to Boracay. Confirm policies on booking site.
Philippine Airlines does not allow booking a middle seat on flights from Cebu City to Boracay.
An average direct flight takes 0h 55m, covering a distance of 285 km.
There are 18 (direct) flights between Cebu City and Boracay per week, averaging 2 per day.
In the past 3 days, the cheapest one-way tickets were found on Cebgo (₱1,311) and Cebu Pacific (₱2,428), and the lowest round-trip tickets have been found on Cebu Pacific (₱1,699) and Cebgo (₱2,282).
Cebu Pacific (2 times daily) is the most frequent flyer on this route.
When flying out of Cebu City you will be using Cebu City Mactan Intl, often referred to as Cebu City Airport. You will be landing at Boracay Godofredo P. Ramos, also known as Boracay Airport.
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Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews
Pros: "Ahead of departure time"
Cons: "Snacks and should have inflight"
Pros: "The type of plane 330"
Cons: "Its not cold inside."
Pros: "On time, early"
Pros: "Excellent crew. Comfortable seat."
Cons: "No entertainment system but who cares on a 1 hour flight."
Cons: "Food on time"
Pros: "Crew attitude"
Cons: "Onboard WiFi with streaming IFE service or install seatback IFE systems. On-time departure."
Pros: "Super long delays at each leg"
Pros: "Crew are good"
Cons: "They like to change frequently the hours and connections are a disaster!!! If you are changing or doing connections , make sure You use the airline company and better buying from them directly"
Pros: "Courteous and efficient check in counter staff and inflight crew."
Cons: "Barely edible inflight snack"
Pros: "Crew were courteous and efficient."
Cons: "No IFE and wifi inflight. Snacks served was very poor quality."
Pros: "delayed flight"
Pros: "Friendly crew"
Cons: "Not sure what that sandwich was supposed to be... but it was not good.. some kind of pseudo-Spam."
Pros: "The steward and stewardess were very nice."
Cons: "The plane was late, making a long day much longer. Worse still, I waited another 30 minutes for the luggage, making it almost 2 hours later before I got to the hotel."
Pros: "On time. Good service"
Cons: "More leg room"
Pros: "Truly friendly, service minded and happy cabin crew."
Cons: "A bit messy for the boarding but partly as unruly passengers"
Cons: "Flight was dalyed 1h. We were heading to siargao but went back to cebu!!!! Lost 2 h for no reason!! Thats unacceptable! Now we have paid a room in siargao for nothing. Cant skip siargao cause our next flight is from there!!!! I hate you"
Pros: "No direct contact details to change flight"
Cons: "Terrible customer service"
Pros: "The crew were pleasant."
Cons: "The flight was terrible. The boarding process was improperly conducted causing a lack of overhead space in the baggage storage overhead. The entertainment system was broken and the flight transfer process was terrible and confusing. I had the worst trip in over 300 life time trips. I felt like the price was way too high for the service I received! I need a partial refund at a minimun."
Pros: "Flight took off early landed early"
Cons: "The seats obviously and the nead trolley dolly was quite rude she spoke about me to another passenger like i wasnt tgere"
Cons: "Flight was 1 1/2 hours late, then bag pickup and extra security for transfer to LAX flight is confusing and multiple lineups."
Pros: "The ground stewardess assisted me in boarding my flight since the boarding gate was almost close"
Pros: "Everything was on time and quick all"
Cons: "All went well"
Pros: "All normal once we finally got to go..."
Cons: "Flight was delayed from Sunday to Tuesday with no explanation! Thankfully I was with people that had a condo in Manila to hang out for a few days. People told us it was a tropical storm but the airline never did...."
Pros: "Fast boarding and very nice staff."
Cons: "Seats were hard to recline"
Pros: "comfortable seats"
Cons: "only water available, carrot cake snack given, no headphones issued. delay of 30 min"
Pros: "PAL express from LAX to Manila had accommodation for their passangers"
Cons: "I could not connect to WiFi even though it was free."
Pros: "The boarding was on time and it was a smooth landing."
Pros: "Trip was awesome, as per my nephews they enjoyed every bit of it, it was their first trip abroad"
Cons: "They liked everything, they gave a high rating.. perfect 10"
Cons: "All four of my flight on Philippines Airlines were over 3 hours delayed. Nothing good about this airline. Horrible food. But the delays were beyond the pale. Do not fly this airline and if you have to, don't have a connecting flight the same day, you WILL NOT make it."
Cons: "It was the shortest flight time I've ever had from cebu going back to LA"
Pros: "Friendly crew."
Cons: "Turbulent flight. Small washrooms."
Pros: "Overall it was a good flight with professional staff. The ground crews did a great job in both locations!"
Cons: "leg room is always a challenge."
Pros: "got lucky and no one sat next to me. Boarding was fast"
Cons: "No Entertainment module, have to pay for Wifi"
Pros: "I like the level of professionalism compared to Cebu Pacific."
Cons: "Except for one woman crew on my CGY-CEB flight, I don't like her. I tried my best to get that seat even with the very slow internet connection, and here comes that row was under repair. I asked her to give me the same window seat and not back row. She seems to ignore my request. Although I got the free seat on Exit Row, I feel bad how she ignores me. Overall, Philippine Airlines is still far better than Cebu Pacific."
Pros: "Drink and snack service on a short flight. Great flight crew and comfortable plane."
Cons: "Our flight was delayed"
Pros: "Short flight time for the price"
Cons: "Even though it was shorter flight, the movie selection was even shorter. Had a broken arm so boarded last, counter announced for elderly, and disabled and stuff but did not waited for any takers. They probably didn't see me"
Pros: "They gave extra fried chicken, in addition to the meals on the plane"
Cons: "The flight was 3 hours late and they made no accommodations for that fact. I had to rely on my wits the kindness of my connecting Airline and my ability to run across 5 terminals to make it. They did not even give me the correct time as to when their flight was scheduled to arrive. They were off by an hour"
Pros: "comfortable plane, nice crew, on time"
Pros: "Crew was very polite and helpful. Food was enjoyable."
Cons: "Seat was uncomfortable. Got worse as hours went by. Business class in front of my seat sat empty the entire trip. I understand everybody cannot be upgraded but I paid extra for aisle seat and extra leg room. Maybe passengers that paid extra for seats could get an upgrade when available? It would have been a nice treat to be able to sit in a seat that was actually comfortable. I guess the padding gets worn down from all the passenger travel an that's understandable but for passengers with 13-15 hr trips, sleeping isn't an option really and the seats are just not soft enough. Perhaps a nominal $100 upgrade fee when seats are empty in business class? I'm assuming the reason business was empty is it's just too expensive? Maybe a price adjustment is in order rather than letting those seats sit empty? Overall, the flight was a pleasant experience. The seat situation was just a blemish on the trip. I will continue to use Philippine Airlines though probably in the future. Thank you."
Pros: "The smooth take off and landing made me felt safe to fly."
Cons: "Flight attendant pay more attention and nicer to foreigners than filipino passengers."
Cons: "Middle seat for 15 hours was tough. Otherwise flight was fine."
Pros: "it was nice flying with philippine airlines , just the laid over was very long , 8 hrs.."
Pros: "Pretty much nothing"
Cons: "Wanted to upgrade & was denied due to price being promotional fare which I don't believe was explicit @ time of purchase. In any event even though I was willing to pay was denied & entire process from checkin to boarding was terrible. THEN when bags were put on conveyor they were placed with no concern & I literally saw one TEAR OPEN on the belt! Mine ended up at the wrong carousel. Lovely."
Pros: "Fluid check in and on time departure. Pleasant staff"
Pros: "The crew was great."
Cons: "The 2 hour delay. Plus waiting another 45 min sitting in the plane until take-off. When we arrived at our destination, we again waited another 30 min or so in the plane until we were allowed to get out of the plane."
Pros: "This was a good flight for the price, I didn't pay a lot and got more than I paid for. Service was OK. Not great, bot terrible, maybe the word I am looking for is "offhand"."
Cons: "I will never fly with them again they tried to charge me 114 us dollars for 1 bag. I only paid 43 dollars for my ticket.."
Cons: "More legroom"
Pros: "The crew was very nice, but the beer wasn't cold. Then the plane became painfully cold during the flight."
Pros: "Serge and the cabin crew were grey. The pilot made up 20 minutes on a 1 hour flight, came in late from previous flight."
Cons: "Scheduling. CP is ALWAYS late, and messes up connections. Hard to coordinate remedies with my phone turned off. It hadn't been once, 10, or 20 times, but EVERY time."
Pros: "On time and relatively hassle free"
Cons: "The bus transfer to the terminal was a bit chaotic"
Cons: "Crew made robotic announcements, no spirit! No effort made to offer beverage, snacks, etc...they were the least interested group ive had on cebu pacific in a long time uuuuggh why bother?"
Cons: "The luggage took ONE HOUR to come out after the flight!!!"
Pros: "The crew"
Cons: "I bought a front row seat only to be told that I would be the last to board"
Cons: "So late, I missed a 3 hour connection."
Pros: "In time departure"
Pros: "Boarding was quick and flight was on time."
Cons: "No in flight entertainment, but you get what you pay for."
Pros: "I liked that everything was fast and easy with no issues"
Cons: "customer service"
Cons: "The delay of my flight was not acceptable."
Pros: "When we got to Manila, it was raining so bad. We had to get off the plane onto a bus. They handed us an umbrella to keep dry from the deluge. It was much needed, under the circumstances."
Pros: "Everything also wants money, very expensive."
Cons: "Everything is also no good."
Cons: "I didn't like everything"
Pros: "Everyone is profession and the food is great. The value is spot on!"
Pros: "Flgiht staff always nice"
Cons: "The cebu gate staff were awful, uninterested, never made announcemnts and as usual it was a cattle call to board. Rows were not followed. The sandwich i had paid for was all dry bread..it was awful."
Cons: "I was placed in a middle seat between a family, even though there was was 5 empty rows of seats. Thought that was annoying, but I moved to my own row and was happy."
Cons: "Very uncomfortable seats."
Pros: "The seats by the window were large which was nice."
Cons: "They charge you for snacks and drinks. Despite the low price I already paid for the ticket and those amenities should be automatically included."
Cons: "What flight???? We cancelled it. My fiance booked me a ticket online using his card, Cebu Facific confirmed it but subjected of payment. for what if u already closed that payment ?? we understand that "FRAUD" thing but the thing is u SHOULDN'T CONFIRMED it and get back to us first. Now were having hard time getting money back for the booking that was cancelled."
Cons: "First we pur Cebu Pac flight to davao at 7 am was cancelled dn we book another flight to davao at 5 pm dn it was delayed it is so stressful and inconvenient specially i have a 1 year old baby boy"
Cons: "Crew seemed unfriendly, many small delays . There, passengers were no allowed in galley area to use toilet, had to walk through aisle #1"
Cons: "No food, no check in luggage but extra fee, no movies, no , no blanket."
Pros: "New ish planes"
Cons: "Reduced leg room"
Pros: "On time. Organized boarding. Roomy seats"
Pros: "I wish I had something to like about it."
Cons: "checkin was a nightmare. over an hour and a half to get bags checked and boarding passes. It seemed like every time there was an issue all the staff would stop what they were doing to see what the issue was. nearly missed my scheduled boarding time. Good thing our flight was delayed by almost 2 hours. guess I can't complain too much for a budget airline. Just sucks that bag checkin and delays took longer than our actual flight."
Pros: "No fuss,simple budget air travel"
Cons: "Nothing,does the job for a 1 hr flight"
Pros: "we had a very tight connection from landing in Manila to catching our flight to El Nido. Cebu's team lead us through the check in process to expedite and save time and even ordered a special shuttle bus for us to take between terminals at the airport. I was very impressed and will be telling everyone I know how great Cebu is."
Cons: "Nothing. All good."
Pros: "We boarded the plane just on time. I wasn't expected ot would be that food."
Cons: "We landed pretty late. ETA was 11:25pm. We landed almosg 12midnight."
Pros: "They're ok as long as you aren't taking along extra baggage!"
Cons: "We had to wait an extra half hour for about half a dozen late passengers. Seems if they are that late the plane should have left."
Pros: "Crew is great"
Cons: "Ticket agents are awful. Very horrible on baggage"
Pros: "Check in staff were very helpful"
Cons: "Plane was 2 hours late -airline seemed to be totally disorganised"
Pros: "Late arrival of plane meant knock on problems with air traffic in manila... over an hour late ... cebu airlines ok but system poor"
Cons: "Unfortunately delays caused by late arrival of plane - 1 hr late"
Pros: "Boarding went swiftly and without issues. On board catering however rely's more on pre-booking your meals else there are hardly any options left. Seat was ok and punctuality too."
Cons: "The check-in was a mess.. we were the first at the counter but among the last to board. The clerc disappeared with my passport and asked me to transfer luggage on the spot. On top she did not return the booking form. Luckily I had a second copy or my filipino friend would have been stopped by filipino immigration."
Pros: "Didnt like anything"
Cons: "Changed the time of my flight twice. But still late."
Cons: "Indeferent staff"
Pros: "Accommodating gate agent. Flight was on time"
Cons: "During flight, it's quite shaky."
Pros: "Clean plane nice space"
Cons: "Too much late ! Delay for 45 minutes"
Cons: "Flight was delayed."
Cons: "Staff didn't made announcements that the flight was delayed until it was late. I have nothing to say about the food and entertainment because i didnt eat during the flight and there was no entertainment as well."
Cons: "Our flight was delayed by almost an hour and we waited on the tarmac. Terrible service. Terrible flight. Will never fly Cebu by choice."
Cons: "Flight delayed"
Cons: "Late leaving the gate then waited an additional 45+ minutes in a line of planes waiting to take off because NAIA is down to one runway."
Cons: "Longest lines in teh world at check in. Get your act together CEbu. No in flight entertainment."
Cons: "Never ontime and rude staff"
Pros: "Seats and timeliness were good"
Cons: "Checking in process should be improved"
Cons: "Every time I’ve used AirAsia it’s been delayed. Instead of being apologetic they’re always smug about how I can take a different airline. So I did!! Never fly with this airline again. Poor service poor flight planning and poor attitude. Shame on you AirAsia."
Cons: "Seats had very little leg room. Chargers would have been nice. Would have liked to have headphone Jack's for music."
Pros: "We were upgraded to first class."
Cons: "Our flight was delayed 31 minutes. So far, I’ve never departed on time with this airline. I will take responsibility for not prepaying for my check in luggage, but really, $154.00 for 3 suitcases on a 1 hour flight? It’s kinda sad."
Cons: "Free snacks and drinks"
Cons: "CUSTOMER SERVICE"
Cons: "I’ve been to over 15 airports in the last month and Since when does the airport have a terminal fee of $17 And they made us check in our bag for $60 per person, I’ve been on many budget airlines before and they never made us do this, never flying with AirAsia again."
Cons: "The flight is delayed and they never notified us we stayed in the airport for almost 1:30 minutes delayed."
Pros: "Crew at the front desk helped"
Cons: "Maybe more flights"
Pros: "Early boarding and arrival!"
Cons: "The landing was a bit rough."
Pros: "Very friendly - free water & snack."
Pros: "Clean plane Nice team Great job"
Cons: "I booked through kayak which redirected to kiwi. On the boarding pass it gave the wrong terminal (domestuc terminal, when i was flying internationally) then to find out the terminal got updated online. In addition, the flught was delayed and gates were changed and i found out AFTER i already boarded the plane. Terrible."
Cons: "Seats space small"
Pros: "That we made it in one piece"
Cons: "That the flight was almost 2 hours delayed"
Cons: "Two hours late Poor communication about gate, timing with broken plane"
Pros: "I guess sometimes it's cheaper than other airlines"
Cons: "There are always delays"
Cons: "This has worse delays than any airlines I've tried."
Cons: "The crew hate their jobs."
Cons: "not bad"
Cons: "got transferred to KLO due to airport closure, delays"
Pros: "Charge for drink as well as food. One drink should be free. My overweight fee was more than a second passenger ticket would have been"
Cons: "Overweight baggagefee EXCESSIVE."
Pros: "We arrived safe & sound"
Cons: "The flight was cancelled on the way there and on the way back without any notifications. On the way there, I had to run through the airport to catch an earlier flight. On the way back, I waited 4 hrs to catch a later flight. Air Asia did not compensate for my valuable extra time wasted but in addition charged a $30 USD bag fee each time. I will never fly with Air Asia again and will advise friends and family to avoid Air Asia."
Pros: "It was wonderful I bought another round ticket for my wife I be there next year and use you again"
Cons: "Having to pay luggage check in"
Pros: "Making it from one point to the other was the only thing that went well."
Cons: "I was double charged for the ticket. Customer service has been researching this for little over two weeks. Flight was delayed for just over two hours with multiple gate changes. Customer service at the terminal was no better than the customer service on the hotline."
Pros: "It was just a one hour flight but no complimentary dribks seved."
Cons: "Seating leg room service delays customer service"
Cons: "2 hours delay"
Pros: "Made a reservation at a time because we were flying in from elsewhere. They moved our flight time up 2 hours, canceled all the later ones,and they were 30 minutes away from where we landed 1 1/2 hours before. We called and got no help. Had to pay $25 for a ripoff taxi to get us there on time. Then they were 40 minutes late anyway. No complimentary anything, no water nothing just buy buy buy."
Pros: "I didn't like anything about this year like it was always two to three hours late of ways and the seats were being cramped"
Cons: "I hated this Airline it was the worst Airline ever flown in my life I will never ever fly them again"
Cons: "This airline is a complete joke They have NO IDEA what customer service is Three of us had to rebook an earlier flight, same day as original ticket... NO REIMBURSEMENT, had to pay for three more tickets They broke a fragile purchase and said, too bad. Again, zero compensation. Fly with CEBU AIR!!!!!"
Pros: "The cabin crew were polite."
Cons: "BAD COMMUNICATION - The flight was delayed and they sent me an email however no details were ever updated on the screens in the terminal. Once at the airport they knew the flight was late but never updated the boarding time. I had to get up every 15 minutes to ask someone. At one point there wasn't even a jet but the screen said the flight was boarding. Boarding area is this small contained seating area in the airport with very limited food options (an issue when you sit there for hours). The plane was filthy and oddly enough you cannot bring your "own food" onboard you must buy everything onboard...even a bottle of water....which you will need have queuing on the tarmac to get on the plane. You have to pay in local currency---they won't accept a credit card. You have to board a bus, to be driven, to then walk, to then queue on a tarmac, to walk up a stairway to get on the plane. The weight restrictions on luggage are ridiculous. 7 kg allowed on cabin bags which are weighed otherwise you stand there an unpack because there is a different charge for in-person purchase of luggage versus online. Bring a shopping bag, unpack your carry-on, weigh it, get your tag (cabin baggage), walk away from the checkin country and put the items back into your carry-on. Lastly, they damaged my luggage. Note: if you use this airline, tell them you have breakable items in your suitcase and get a fragile sticker put onto all of your checked bags to keep them from being tossed like the Samsonite gorilla."
Cons: "4 delays. Total of 9 hours stuck in the airport waiting. Seats were old/dirty looking."
Cons: "The flight was delayed twice adding up to a five hour delay. The crew gave no reason , no apology, complete lack of communication was astounding. When i mentioned it to other travel agents they all said the same thing, Air Asia is always delayed, i was told to use other airlines. Indeed, while awaiting my flight to Manilla I saw 2 Philippines Air flights depart on time. One of my fellow travellers had given themselves7 hours between flights and missed their flight to Dubai because of the delay."
Cons: "Does not leave on time."
Pros: "The price the price the price"
Cons: "You get what you pay for."
Pros: "Not really anything good to say"
Cons: "Terminal 4 is old and hard to get to if you are transferring from an international flight"
Pros: "Great looking crew."
Cons: "Flight out of and into Manilla was changed and delayed."
Pros: "Tube boarding and deplaning"
Cons: "Walking ; not even a bus?"
Pros: "Left early, arrived early"
Cons: "Late but that's expected"
Pros: "Nothing good!"
Cons: "Every flight I took through them was delayed several hours, very rude flight atttendants. I wish I could get my money back. The plane was super dirty, and in disrepair, I feared for my life the whole flight."
Cons: "Your flights are either late or rescheduled."
Cons: "Frustrating sitting on the aircraft waiting for clearance. Really? Heavy traffic in Kalibo? No weather issues."
Cons: "Delayed flights. no compensation for customers that had to pay more for hotels Bec of their delays. no considerations"
Pros: "Nothing, never got there."
Cons: "Flight cancelled, took 2 months to get a refund. Alternative flights were never arranged. Hopeless airline."
Pros: "Overall it was an ok flight. But there are so many limits to baggage what your weight limit is and isn't. I have to put things in 2 separate bags to prevent extra cost. Gees. It was out of control. I had on carry on and everything was under 10kg. But the one bag was limited to 7. Hence extra bag to carry other stuff. Didn't make sense to me. So I'll never fly on this airline again. Ill go back to Cebu Pacific Airlines. So much more better flights."
Cons: "Flight was delayed by 3 hours."
Pros: "Opening the front, AND back doors of the plane to allow people to enter from either end is a good idea. It's not unique to them, but they should be applauded for doing it as well."
Cons: "Dirty plane (probably not out of commission long enough to be cleaned), and the CONSTANT baggage fees. For MOST airlines, when you buy a ticket, you get at least *1* checked bag. For AA/Z? 0. Not only that, but when you pay the "I'd like to check a bag fee", the allowance that you get is small, and the per Kg rate over it is exorbitant. More truth in advertising their rates would certainly be appreciated. Also, there are size, and WEIGHT limits for your carry-on. For those of you thinking that you could just pack it all into a carry-on, and beat the system."
Airlines flying from Cebu City to Boracay have enacted additional safety measures and adjusted policies to better accommodate travelers. Policies vary by airline.
Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from Cebu City to Boracay
Masks required on board, masks provided on flights from Cebu City to Boracay
Social distancing seating
Middle seats unavailable to book on flights from Cebu City to Boracay
Testing for antibodies, testing for symptoms for flights from Cebu City to Boracay
Waiving of change fees. Search flexible flights from Cebu City to Boracay