Sleeping in Airports

Kalibo Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Kalibo Airport Guide is a great place to start planning your visit.  Here, you’ll find information on services and facilities available inside the airport – including details about airport lounges, WiFi, mobile charging points, lockers, 24-hour food options, nearby hotels, and everything in between.

With a smile, I commented to the other policeman that the so-called metal detector did not even seemed to be turned on. He put a forefinger in front of his lips, with a wink, he “Shhhhed!” me. – E. Mallari

Airport Overview

To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, we are here to give you the low-down on what travellers have reported back to us during their time at Kalibo International Airport.

What to Expect

  • A small single-terminal airport with dirty facilities, lax security and minimal shopping and dining options.

Where to Sleep

  • The airport closes at night. For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.

In this guide we may refer to locations as “landside” and “airside”. Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.

Airport Lounges

Pay-per-use, Single Visit Passes & Lounge Memberships

Regardless of what class of service you are flying, there is a lounge that you can enter by paying at the door. Visit the individual lounge page for more details about the lounge itself and to also find out how you can gain lounge access with just an economy class ticket!

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Kalibo Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • Marzon Hotel – (5 minutes from the airport) Airport transfers are available. » Check Rates
  • Kalibo Hotel – (10 minutes from the airport) Free airport pick up is available. » Check Rates
  • Suburbia Garden Hotel – (10 minutes from the airport) Airport transfers are available ($). » Check Rates
  • Ati-Atihan Festival Hostel – (10 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates

To see more options there is a list of hotels near Kalibo Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

Airport WiFi/Internet

WiFi is available at Kalibo Airport inside the lounge. At the time of this update, we did not have information about WiFi elsewhere in the terminal. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Mobile Charging – At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – Not available.

Airport Hours

According to past readers the airport is open overnight.  As we have not confirmed this directly with the airport, you should have a back-up plan, just in case!  If you are able to confirm the airport hours, click here to update this airport guide.


As of December 2018, Kalibo airport is served by the following airlines: Cebu Pacific • Jin Air • Juneyao Airlines • Okay Airways • Pan Pacific Airlines • Philippine • Philippines AirAsia • Scoot • Sichuan Airlines • XiamenAir.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


Motorized three-wheeled vehicles are available for hire just outside of the airport.

Kiwitaxi provides taxi services and transfer services for larger groups. For rates, reservations and more, visit the Kiwitaxi website.

Last updated: 2018-12-11

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning.  All information, including rates and hours, are subject to change at any time without notice.   The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers and their web sites. We are not representatives of any of the above mentioned service providers. To report errors or to add/update any items mentioned in the guide: update the airport guide or  write a review.