Mactan Cebu International Airport (CEB)

Mactan Cebu International Airport CEB is the country’s primary international airport located on Mactan Island at a height of 9 meters above sea level. It is equipped with a single world-class concrete runway measuring 3,300 m x 10,827 ft with a capacity to handle more than 12 million passengers annually. 

General Information about Mactan Cebu Airport

The following table is an overview of CEB indicated below:

AirportMactan Cebu International Airport
Airport TypePublic
OwnerMactan–Cebu International Airport Authority
OperatorGMR–Megawide Cebu Airport Corporation
Built In (Year)1966
Hub forCebgo, Cebu Pacific, PAL Express, Philippine Airlines
Mactan Cebu Airport CodeCEB
Mactan Cebu Airport Terminals2
Mactan Cebu International Airport Runway2
Mactan Cebu Airport Coordinates10°18′26″N 123°58′44″E
Mactan Cebu International Airport AddressLapu-Lapu Airport Rd, Lapu-Lapu City, 6016 Cebu, Philippines
Official Website
Official Phone Number+63 32 340 2486
Elevation9 m / 31 ft

Mactan-Cebu Airport code

Mactan Cebu Airport code is CEB. It is an IATA code based on the oldest Cebu city in the Philippines, which was also the country’s first capital and Spanish settlement. If you are traveling to the city, your air ticket will have its destination code as CEB.   


Mactan Cebu Airport Map

The Mactan Cebu Airport location map is a useful tool for finding your way around the airport, and for planning your journey. 

Mactan Cebu International Airport Terminals

There are two state-of-the-art passenger terminals in this facility for domestic and international operations. 

Mactan Cebu Terminal 1

This terminal is dedicated to domestic operations. With parking spaces and six boarding bridges, this facility is capable of handling over 10 million passengers annually despite its original capacity of handling 4 million passengers annually. 

Mactan Cebu Terminal 2

This terminal is dedicated to international operations. Boasting a sea-wave-like roof, this newly built facility has the capacity to handle more than 12 million passengers annually. 

Mactan Cebu Airport Runways

Mactan Cebu International Airport is serviced by two world-class runways: 

NameLength (Mtr)Length (ft)SurfaceLighted
04R/22L10,827 ft3,300AsphaltYes

Nearest Airport to Mactan-Cebu Airport

Just 73.1 kilometers from Mactan Cebu International Airport CEB, Tagbilaran Airport is the nearest airport of all. 

The other nearby airports in the vicinity of Mactan Cebu International Airport CEB are: 

  • Ormoc Airport – (104.83 Km / 65.14 Miles)
  • Bacolod Airport – (120.73 Km / 75.02 Miles)
  • Dumaguete Airport – (131.56 Km / 81.75 Miles)
  • Mambajao Airport – (142.09 Km / 88.29 Miles)
  • Sicogon Island Airport – (148.82 Km / 92.47 Miles)

Airlines Operating from Mactan Cebu Airport

The following airlines are currently operating from Mactan Cebu International Airport (CEB):


  • AirAsia Philippines
  • Cebu Pacific
  • Cebgo
  • PAL Express
  • Philippine Airlines


  • AirAsia Philippines
  • AirAsia X
  • AirSWIFT
  • Cathay Pacific
  • China Airlines
  • China Eastern Airlines
  • Emirates
  • HK Express
  • Jeju Air
  • Jin Air
  • Philippine Airlines
  • Scoot
  • Singapore Airlines
  • SkyJet Airlines
  • STARLUX Airlines

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