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Cebu Pacific to open Cebu-Busuanga flights in October

Cebu-Coron Flights via Cebu Pacific

View from Kayangan Lake in Coron Palawan photo by Alana Harris via Unsplash

Manila, Philippines — Good news, Cebuanos! There are more reasons to visit Palawan the easier way! Cebu Pacific, on Thursday, August 15, announced the launching of direct Cebu-Busuanga flights.

Cebu Pacific to open Cebu-Busuanga flights in October
Cebu Pacific to open Cebu-Busuanga flights in October

Cebgo, the budget carrier’s subsidiary will fly twice daily between the Mactan-Cebu International Airport and Francisco B. Reyes Airport, starting October 27 this year.

According to Cebgo president and chief executive officer Alexander Lao “We believe that these twice-daily flights will enable residents from Cebu and other parts of Visayas and Mindanao to explore Palawan, without having to make the trip to Metro Manila to catch their flights.”

Aerial Shot of Club Paradise in Coron Palawan
Aerial Shot of Club Paradise in Coron Palawan

Through this route, Coron and Culion are now more accessible for Cebuanos. It will also allow locals from Southern Luzon to easily fly to Cebu and its network of over 20 domestic and 6 international destinations.

Details of the 1st flight

  • 7:25 am: Departing Cebu
  • 9:00 am: Arrival in Busuanga

While for the turnaround flight:

  • 9:20 am: Departing Busuanga
  • 11:00 am: Arrival in Cebu

Details of the 2nd flight

  • 10:25 am: Departing Cebu
  • 12:05 pm: Arrival in Busuanga

While for the turnaround flight:

  • 12:25 pm: Departing Busuanga
  • 2:10 pm: Arrival in Busuanga

Things to Do in Busuanga

Busuanga in Palawan is a lot of things, and that includes its world-class beaches and attractions. Recreational divers tend to visit this destination to discover the rich marine life and have a taste of its exquisite adventure.

Some of the popular attractions tourists usually visit are the following: Kayangan Lake, Hidden Lagoon, Barracuda Lake, Mt. Tapyas, and the famous Sangat Shipwreck.

Coron Palawan
Coron Palawan

Promo Duration

The P299 base fare promo will be offered from Aug. 17 for travel from Oct. 27 to March 28, 2020.

Aside from Cebu Hub, Cebu Pacific operates flights out of Manila, Clark, Kalibo, Iloilo, Davao, and Cagayan de Oro. Its network covers over 100 routes and 64 destinations, spanning Asia, Australia, the Middle East, and the United States.

To be updated on their latest seat sale promos, visit their website at You may also call the reservation hotlines (+632) 7020-888 or (+6332) 230-8888. The latest seat sales can be found on CEB’s official Twitter (@CebuPacificAir) and Facebook pages.

Check out our complete list of recommended Hotels and Resorts in Coron, Palawan via Agoda or you may also see available Airbnb properties in the city.

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Written by Melo Villareal

Melo Villareal is the Online Publisher of He is an Accountant by profession who left the corporate world at the age of 23 to explore his beautiful country and the rest of the world. Today, Melo works as a part-time Social Media Manager for local and international clients. His full-time work focuses on discovering interesting culture, explore different cuisines and take memorable photos from local and international destinations he's visiting.

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