The best way to get to Siargao is via Cebu (Philippines). There are international flights from Hong Kong, Singapore and Kota Kinabalu to Cebu. For affordable flights from Manila to Cebu, please see www.cebupacificair.com & www.philippineairlines.com .
1.) Chartered flights from Cebu DIRECT TO SIARGAO are available any time, although bear in mind that the Sayak Airport in Siargao is NOT night-rated and therefore has a sunset limitation for take-offs and landings. Aviatours offers charters (2-4 passengers; flying time of about 1 hour & 10 min.) Please contact us for more information about chartering a plane from cebu. There are no taxis at the Sayak Airport (Siargao) and transfers have to be arranged in advance.
2.) Commercial flight to Siargao VIA SURIGAO
a. From Manila: PAL Express has daily flights from Manila to SURIGAO (not to be confused with SIARGAO). Current schedule is as follows:
- ETD Manila 0930H
- ETA Surigao 1115H
- ETD Surigao 1145H
- ETA Manila 1313H
b. From Cebu: Cebu Pacific Airline The Cebu-Surigao flight is scheduled four-times weekly (Tuesday/Thursday/Saturday/Sunday) starting November 13, 2008. It departs for Surigao at 10:20am and lands at 11:10am. It leaves Surigao at 11:30am and arrives in Mactan Cebu International Airport at 12:20pm
IN SURIGAO, you to connect with the last ferry from Surigao to Siargao. You also have the option of chartering one of our boats for the crossing to Dapa, Siargao.
Other airlines have expressed their intention of flying to Surigao and Siargao. We will update you on developments as soon as there are any.
Contact details of charter companies and airlines are as follows:
- Opulent Aviation: +63-32-340-4579, +63-32-495-6982, +63-917-623-1717, +63-918-909-1495
- Cebu Pacific: www.cebupacificair.com ; +63-2-702-0888
- PAL Express: www.palexpressair.com ; +63-2-855-8888