Starting January 17, 2022, AirSWIFT flights will only accept fully vaccinated passengers with the following exceptions:

1. Passengers including minors with medical conditions that prevent full COVID-19 vaccination holding a duly signed medical certificate with name and contact details of the physician.

2. Passengers who will procure essential goods and services, such as but not limited to food, water, medicine, medical devices, public utilities, energy, work and medical and dental necessities holding a duly issued Barangay Health Pass or other appropriate proof to support and justify such travel.

Please note, passengers are considered fully vaccinated if confirmed travel is at least 14 days after their second dose in a two-dose vaccine or 14 days after single-dose vaccine. Local Government Issued Vaccination Card or VaxCert issued by DOH and one government issued valid identification card should be presented upon check in.

CATICLAN TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS

Effective January 9, 2022, the following are the updated requirements prescribed by Executive Order 22-001.

For Tourists

1. Negative RT-PCR swab from DOH accredited facility or Saliva test from Philippines Red cross taken 72 hrs. prior to date of Travel.
2. Approved AkQuire OHDC QR Code
3. Booking confirmation from DOT-Accredited Hotel
4. Government Issued Valid ID

For Returning Aklanons

1. Negative RT-PCR swab from DOH accredited facility or Saliva test from Philippines Red cross taken 72 hrs. prior to date of Travel.
2. Notice of Coordination/Acceptance from Municipality of destination issued by the Office of the Mayor
3. Screenshot of the OHDC Confirmation
4. Government Issued Valid ID
5. Travel Details
6. Proof of Vaccination Status

A. For Fully Vaccinated individuals – VaxCertPH Covid-19 Vaccination certificate with full vaccination status from https://vaxcert.doh.gov.ph/; OR Locally-issued Vaccination Card/ID with full vaccination status and with verifiable QR Code; OR Locally-issued Vaccination Card/ID with full vaccination status and with certificate of vaccination from issuing-vaccination center
B. Unvaccinated or Partially Vaccinated Individuals –  Negative RT-PCR swab from DOH accredited facility or Saliva test from Philippines Red cross taken 72 hrs. prior to date of Travel.
C. For Below 12 years old – Please accomplish the Certificate of Undertaking Travelling with Minors template in https://aklan.gov.ph under Tourism or you may click here.

For Travellers (APOR)

1. Negative RT-PCR swab from DOH accredited facility or Saliva test from Philippines Red cross taken 72 hrs. prior to date of Travel.
2. Travel Order/Travel Authority for Private and Government APOR
3. Screenshot of the OHDC Confirmation
4. Government Issued Valid ID
5. Travel Details
6. Proof of Vaccination Status

A. For Fully Vaccinated individuals – VaxCertPH Covid-19 Vaccination certificate with full vaccination status from https://vaxcert.doh.gov.ph/; OR Locally-issued Vaccination Card/ID with full vaccination status and with verifiable QR Code; OR Locally-issued Vaccination Card/ID with full vaccination status and with certificate of vaccination from issuing-vaccination center
B. Unvaccinated or Partially Vaccinated Individuals –  Negative RT-PCR swab from DOH accredited facility or Saliva test from Philippines Red cross taken 72 hrs. prior to date of Travel.
C. For Below 12 years old – Please accomplish the Certificate of Undertaking Travelling with Minors template in https://aklan.gov.ph under Tourism or you may click here.

Click this link to check how to accomplish OHDC Form application for adults and children including infants (if applicable): https://aklan.gov.ph/guide-for-tourists/

 

EL NIDO TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS

Effective January 26, 2022, the following are the updated requirements prescribed by Executive Order 22-001.
 
For Tourists
 
Fully Vaccinated Approved S-PASS Travel Permit via submission of:
1. Negative Result of Antigen Test taken 48 hours prior to arrival in El Nido.
2. DOT-Accredited Hotel Booking Confirmation
3. Roundtrip Tickets
4. VaxCert accomplished via https://vaxcert.doh.gov.ph/ or COVID-19 Vaccination card/certificate
Partially Vaccinated or Unvaccinated Approved S-PASS Travel Permit via submission of:
1. Negative result of RT-PCR Swab from DOH accredited facility or Saliva test from Philippine Red Cross taken 48 hours prior to time of arrival in El Nido
2. DOT-Accredited Hotel Booking Confirmation
3. Roundtrip Tickets

Children 11 years old and below traveling to the Municipality of El Nido are REQUIRED to upload Negative Antigen Test results (upon S-PASS application), provided that their parents and/or the guardians they are traveling with are FULLY VACCINATED.

Click this link to check the following hotels with Certificate of Authority to Operate.
 
For APOR (Workers/Business)
 
Fully Vaccinated Approved S-PASS Travel Permit via submission of:
1. Negative Result of Antigen Test taken 48 hours prior to arrival in El Nido.
2. Valid Government Issued ID.
3. VaxCert accomplished via https://vaxcert.doh.gov.ph/ or COVID-19 Vaccination card/certificateTravel or Company Work Order
4. Quarantine:
a. Staying less than 7 days – No Quarantine but must present a detailed itinerary (Subject to EOC Approval)
b.Staying more than 7 days – Mandatory Home Quarantine for 7 days followed by an antigen test through the Municipal Health Office after 7 days.
Partially Vaccinated or Unvaccinated Approved S-PASS Travel Permit via submission of:
1. Negative result of RT-PCR Swab from DOH accredited facility or Saliva test from Philippine Red Cross taken 48 hours prior to time of arrival in El Nido.
2. Valid Government Issued ID.
3. Travel or Company Work Order
4. Quarantine:
a. Staying less than 7 days – No Quarantine but must present a detailed itinerary (Subject to EOC Approval)
b. Staying more than 7 days – Mandatory Home Quarantine for 7 days followed by an antigen test through the Municipal Health Office after 7 days.
 
For El Nido Residents
 
Fully Vaccinated Approved S-PASS Travel Permit via submission of:
1. Negative Result of Antigen Test taken 48 hours prior to arrival in El Nido.
2. Valid ID with proof of residence
3. VaxCert accomplished via https://vaxcert.doh.gov.ph/ or COVID-19 Vaccination card/certificate
4. EOC Coordination
5. Home Quarantine for 7 days.
Partially Vaccinated or Unvaccinated Approved S-PASS Travel Permit via submission of:
1. Negative result of RT-PCR Swab from DOH accredited facility or Saliva test from Philippine Red Cross taken 48 hours prior to time of arrival in El Nido.
2. Valid Government Issued ID.
3. Travel or Company Work Order
4. Quarantine:
a. Staying less than 7 days – No Quarantine but must present a detailed itinerary (Subject to EOC Approval)
b. Staying more than 7 days – Mandatory Home Quarantine for 7 days followed by an antigen test through the Municipal Health Office after 7 days.

Children 11 years old and below traveling to the Municipality of El Nido are REQUIRED to upload Negative Antigen Test results (upon S-PASS application), provided that their parents and/or the guardians they are traveling with are FULLY VACCINATED.

For El Nido to Manila flight, qualified exempted passengers are required to present negative antigen result taken 48 hours before scheduled flight departure. 

CEBU TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS

For Cebu City:

Fully Vaccinated Individuals
1. Valid Government Issued ID
2. Official Vaccination Card with QR code. If without QR code, present the official vaccination certificate issued by the Local Health Officer or by the DOH – Bureau of Quarantine.

Unvaccinated or Partially Vaccinated Individuals
1. Valid Government Issued ID
2. Negative result of RT-PCR Swab from DOH accredited facility taken within 72 hours prior to time of departure in Cebu; or
3. Negative result of Saliva Test administered by Philippine Red Cross taken within 48 hours prior to time of departure in Cebu; or
4. Negative result of Antigen Test from DOH accredited facility taken within 48 hours prior to time of departure in Cebu

For Mandaue City:

Fully Vaccinated Individuals
1. Valid Government Issued ID
2. Official Vaccination Card with QR code. If without QR code, present the official vaccination certificate issued by the Local Health Officer or by the DOH – Bureau of Quarantine.

Unvaccinated or Partially Vaccinated Individuals
1. Valid Government Issued ID
2. Negative result of RT-PCR Swab from DOH accredited facility taken within 72 hours prior to time of arrival in Cebu; or
3. Negative result of Antigen Test from DOH accredited facility taken within 48 hours prior to time of arrival in Cebu

For Cebu Provinces:

Fully Vaccinated Individuals
1. Valid Government Issued ID
2. Official Vaccination Card with QR code. If without QR code, present the official vaccination certificate issued by the Local Health Officer or by the DOH – Bureau of Quarantine.

Unvaccinated or Partially Vaccinated Individuals
1. Valid Government Issued ID
2. Medical Certificated issued within 24 hours before their arrival in Cebu.

All passengers are required to download and register at Staysafe.PH mobile application as a requirement upon check-in. Please scan AirSWIFT’s QR code available at the departure check-in counter. This is only done at the Departure Check-in counters.

StaySafe.PH is a contract tracing digital application launched by the Philippine government which serves as a health condition reporting and social distancing system.

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Last Updated: January 24, 2022