Bohol-Panglao International Airport, located in the serene island province of Bohol in the Philippines, serves as the primary gateway for travelers seeking the natural beauty and cultural wonders of Bohol and Panglao Island. This modern airport offers convenience, comfort, and efficient services to tourists from around the world.
Bohol-Panglao International Airport is situated in Panglao Island, specifically in Barangay Tawala. It is approximately 2 kilometers from Alona Beach, one of Bohol's most popular tourist destinations, and about 20 kilometers from Tagbilaran City, the provincial capital.
Bohol–Panglao International Airport (TAG) in Details
Official Name: Bohol–Panglao International Airport
Airport Code: TAG
Address: Tawala, Panglao, Bohol
Phone: (038) 412 0833
Hours: 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM (NOT Open 24 Hours)
Terminal Fees: Domestic = 150 PHP | International = Information not available
|Bohol-Panglao International Airport on Panglao Island
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Facilities and Services
Assisted Travel Through Terminal
Wheelchairs are available upon request. If you require one, you should inform your airline or travel agent when making a flight booking that you need assistance at this airport, since getting help from the curbside to check-in counters or with the collection of bags is not available unless agreed to in advance with your airline.
Porters are NOT available.
There are NO ATMs at this airport.
Car rental agencies are NOT available at this airport.
Cellular service providers are available at this airport.
Concessionaires are NOT available at this airport.
Duty-Free shop is NOT available at this airport.
Food & Drink
There are food stalls around the airport.
There are NO lounges at this airport. There's only benches for waiting passengers.
Luggage Storage & Lockers
Luggage Storage & Lockers are NOT available at the airport.
Charging stations are NOT available at this airport.
Foreign money exchange services are NOT available at this airport.
Parking is available at this airport .
There is NO prayer room available at this airport.
Showers are NOT available at this airport.
Sleeping pods are NOT available at this airport.
There are NO designated smoking areas in this airport as well as areas outside the terminal.
FREE WiFi is NOT available at Bohol-Panglao International Airport.
Airlines and Destinations
The following airlines have daily flights to and from the following destinations:
- Air Juan – Caticlan, Cebu, Maasin
- Cebu Pacific – Manila
- Cebgo – Cagayan de Oro, Davao
- PAL Express – Clark, Davao, Manila, Seoul–Incheon
- Philippines AirAsia – Manila
When you arrive at the airport you will either exit the plane onto the tarmac and walk to the terminal, or deplane onto the tarmac and take a bus to the terminal, or deplane using a skywalk directly into the airport terminal.
Once in the terminal, you will walk a short distance to the baggage claim area to retrieve any bags you may have checked.
After claiming your checked luggage you may exit the terminal directly to the passenger loading zone where you can choose a form of transportation to take you to your destination.
When you arrive at the departure side of Bohol-Panglao International Airport, there will be an area to unload your luggage directly outside the Departure Entrance of the terminal.
You must have a valid ticket to enter the terminal. You and your luggage will need to pass through the security checkpoint to enter the terminal.
Once you pass through the security checkpoint at the entrance of the terminal, you will be in the Check-In area where you may begin the check-in process, check your luggage, and obtain your boarding pass.
After checking your luggage and obtaining your boarding pass, you may need to pay a terminal fee if it is not included in the cost of your plane ticket. You must do this BEFORE you can pass through the next security checkpoint to enter the Passenger Waiting area.
The security checkpoint to enter the Passenger Waiting area tends to be more strict and usually requires removing your belt, shoes, hat, all items in your pockets and on your body, as well as large electronics such as tablets and laptops from your bags BEFORE passing through the security checkpoint.
Planes are boarded via a skywalk or from the tarmac. Depending on the distance of your plane from the terminal, you will either walk to the plane on the tarmac, or a bus will take you to your plane which you will then board from the tarmac.
The first flight that departs from this airport at 10:00 AM.
The last flight that departs from this airport at 5:00 PM.
Compare Air Fares
A quick and easy way to do this is to use flight search engines A.K.A airfare comparison sites. Get started by following the steps below:
Step 1: Visit the best flight search engines listed below (click the links to open a new tab).
Step 2: Enter your destinations and travel dates to compare airfares.
Step 3: Go back to this page and select another flight search engine.
Step 4: Repeat steps #2 & #3 until you visit all sites listed.
Step 5: Review the airfare results to find out which airline/site offers the cheapest prices. Take note of all the airlines listed. Use the “Filter” feature to see a list of airlines that fly to your destination.
TIP! You can also use any of the websites or apps to get flight schedules for your destination.
Airline Promo Fares
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Arrive Early: It's advisable to arrive at the airport at least two to three hours before your flight, especially during peak travel seasons, to allow ample time for check-in, security checks, and other pre-flight processes.
Currency Exchange: If you need local currency, there are currency exchange counters within the airport where you can conveniently convert your money.
Stay Informed: Stay updated about your flight status by checking the information screens located throughout the terminal or by asking airport personnel for assistance.
Respect Local Customs: While at the airport and during your entire stay in Bohol, be respectful of local customs and traditions. Filipinos are known for their warm hospitality; reciprocate it with courtesy.
BOHOL TRAVEL GUIDES
Or read my complete Bohol Province Guide to know more.
ATTRACTIONS TO SEE IN BOHOLKlook.com
How to get to Bohol-Panglao International Airport
Bohol-Panglao International Airport is located approximately 30 km (18.6 miles) from downtown Tagbilaran. It takes approximately 30 minutes from downtown to get to this airport with light traffic. It is also located approximately 3.2 km (1.9 miles) from Alona Beach and travel time is approximately 8 minutes from the airport to the beach.
Read my complete transportation guide for Bohol.
Best Time to Visit Bohol
The best season is from March to June.
Bohol celebrates several festivals every year. The best reasons to jump on a flight to Bohol (Tagbilaran) are for the Ubi Festival (January), Sandugo Festival (July), and the Saulog Festival (May). See all festivals celebrated in Bohol.
ACTIVITIES AND TOURS IN MANILA
Bohol Hotels & Accommodation
Here are top-rated resort accommodation near Tagbilaran, Bohol:
|The Bellevue Resort
- The Bellevue Resort
Location: Brgy Doljo, Panglao Island
See Photos & Room Rates
- Amorita Resort
Location: 1 Ester A Lim Dr, Brgy Tawala, Panglao Island
See Photos & Room Rates
- Bohol Bee Farm Resort and Restaurant
Location: Dao, Dauis, Panglao Island
See Photos & Room Rates
- Henann Resort
Location: Alona Beach, Tawala, Panglao Island
See Photos & Room Rates
See more accommodation in Bohol.
IMPORTANT NOTE: The rates, contact details and other information indicated in this post are accurate from the time of writing but may change without IMFWJ's notice. Should you know the updated information, please let us know by leaving a message in the comment box below.