Check out the Updated Butuan Travel Requirements for 2022

Butuan Travel Requirements for Arriving Local Passengers for 2022: This is the updated advisory for local or domestic passengers arriving at Butuan (Bancasi) Airport (BXU). If you’re looking for more information about COVID travel requirements in going to Butuan, we’ve got you covered!

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Butuan Travel Requirements and Community Level Alert

Updated: August 31, 2022
Alert Level 1: September 1 to 15, 2022

Here are the health and COVID travel requirements for flying into Butuan

Fully Vaccinated Individuals– Valid government ID
– Vaccination Card/ Certificate of Quarantine showing the holder’s vaccination status
Unvaccinated and Partially Vaccinated Individuals– Valid ID
– Negative RT-PCR or Antigen Test result from any DOH-accredited laboratories within 72 hours before departure from the point of the origin
Philippine Airlines Travel Advisory

Butuan City is a highly urbanized city in the Philippines. It is located in the northeastern part of the Mindanao island group and is composed of eleven (11) municipalities. The city has a total land area of 5,206.7 square kilometers and a population of 677,982 persons (2015 census).

Requirements for tourists traveling to Butuan City:

  1. A valid government ID is required for all travelers.
  2. A vaccination Card/ Certificate of Quarantine showing the holder’s vaccination status is also required for all travelers. The vaccination status must be fully vaccinated or have received at least one dose of vaccine against yellow fever.
  3. For unvaccinated or partially vaccinated individuals, a negative RT-PCR or Antigen Test result from any DOH-accredited laboratories within 72 hours before departure from the point of the origin must be presented.

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Butuan Travel Requirements

Covid Butuan Travel Requirements per Philippine Airlines Advisory

COVID-19 Health and Butuan Travel Requirements

Only essential, work-related travels and indispensable travels are allowed. APORs from national government agencies and their attached agencies must provide their identification card, travel order, and travel itinerary, and must pass symptom screening at ports of entry and exit.  All passengers with travel history outside the CARAGA region are required to present the following: 

Fully-Vaccinated Individuals

  • Valid government ID
  • Vaccination Card/ Certificate of Quarantine showing the holder’s vaccination status

Unvaccinated and Partially-Vaccinated Individuals

  • Valid government ID
  • Negative RT-PCR or Antigen Test result from any DOH-accredited laboratories within 72 hours before departure from the point of the origin 

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Philippine Airlines’ Disclaimer: Per PAL’s Conditions of Carriage, the passenger is solely responsible for verifying and complying with all applicable government laws/regulations of all destinations/countries to be flown from, to, or through. PAL shall not be liable for the passenger’s failure to comply with said laws/regulations, or for any aid or information given here or by a PAL agent or employee in connection with said laws/regulations.

Covid Butuan Travel Requirements per Cebu Pacific Advisory

Open for tourists / Fly easy with your vaccination card

Butuan Travel Requirements Updated as of February 22, 2022

For guests flying to Butuan, please take note of these travel guidelines:

Please UPDATE your residence address and contact details through the Cebu Pacific Manage Booking section on the website, by 23:59H (PHT), two days before departure, to ensure you can take your flight.

Please present the following documents to be accepted for the flight:

For fully vaccinated guests

  • Vaccination Card

For unvaccinated and partially vaccinated guests

  • Negative RT-PCR / Antigen test result, conducted within 72 hours before departure – not required for guests below five (5) years old

Please contact the Butuan LGU Operations Center at +63 951 387 7123 for more information.

These are the Butuan travel requirements we have as of the date indicated. Requirements may change from time to time without prior notice. Please continue checking with the local government unit of your destination for the latest updates.

COVID Butuan Travel Requirements for Arriving Local Passengers Disclaimer: Please note that there may be multiple travel requirements for each destination on national and provincial levels. These rules are subject to change by the issuing local government authority and are issued for our passengers and the public’s safety. As these requirements may change at short notice, the advisories above serve as a general guide.

About Butuan City

Butuan City is a highly urbanized city located in the northeastern part of the Agusan Valley and is bounded by Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, and Butuan Bay. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 337,063 people.

The city is served by the Butuan Airport and is accessible by air from Manila and Cebu. Butuan City is also a gateway to the Philippine island of Mindanao. Visitors to Butuan City must obtain a tourist visa prior to travel.

Travel to Butuan City is relatively easy and safe, but visitors should take precautions against mosquito-borne diseases such as dengue fever. Butuan City is an interesting place to visit with a rich history and culture.