Travel Advisory: Cancelled Cebu Pacific and Air Asia flights due to Papal visit

Check here if you have travel dates that fall within the Papal Visit which is January 15, 2015 to January 19, 2015.

From the Cebu Pacific Air website:

In line with the preparations for the visit of Pope Francis, the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) has announced limited operations at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) on January 15, 2015 (2:00PM – 7:00PM), on January 17, 2015 (7:45AM – 8:45AM and 5:45PM – 6:45PM), and on January 19, 2015 (6:00AM – 10:30AM).

In light of the advisory issued, the following CEB domestic and international flights have been cancelled on these dates:

Cebu Pacific Cancelled Domestic Flights:

Cebu Pacific cancelled domestic flights

Cebu Pacific cancelled domestic flights

Please click the image to enlarge or download the PDF file here: Cebu Pacific cancelled domestic flights

Cebu Pacific Cancelled International Flights:

cebu pacific cancelled international flights papal visit

Cebu Pacific cancelled international flights

Passengers in these cancelled flights may avail any of the following options without additional charges:

  • rebook their flights within 30 days from original departure date; or
  • request for a full travel fund or refund.

To specify their preferred option, passengers may call +(632)7020888 or +(6332)2308888, or visit Cebu Pacific’s organic ticket offices.

Air Asia Cancelled Domestic Flights:

Here’s another announcement from Air Asia’s website:

In line with the Papal Visit, roads leading to the airport will be temporarily closed and will therefore affect airline operations from 15 – 19 January 2015. Selected AirAsia flights will be cancelled. Please see photos for the complete list.

Air Asia cancelled domestic flights

Air Asia cancelled domestic flights

Affected passengers will be able to choose from these options:

1. Move to the next available flights of the same route within 30 days from original departure
2. Credit shell valid for 90 days
3. Refund

For more information and assistance, guests may call the Air Asia hotline: (+632) 742 – 2742 from Mondays – Sundays at 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM



  1. It’s a must for Cebu Pacific and Air Asia to have ready advisory for any delays, cancelled and open flights. Hoping that in the future, they have more services to offer.


  2. Thanks for the update, this will help travelers with their flight in the most earliest time.


  3. The papal visit has cancelled a lot of events and activity already. This list can really be helpful to those who have flights on the visit.


  4. I think this is the best thing to do, since, the Pope is visiting our country. Travel Advisory is a must.


  5. Nice Info for those who are planning trips using the airlines. Thanks!


  6. The list is very handy specially for those who have travel schedules. It’s better to plan ahead given this situation.


  7. Shared this with my friends and relatives. Thanks for the information. This really comes in handy.


  8. Everyone should plan accordingly based on these updates. I also observed in my Facebook feed that there are a lot of roads closed as well.


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