A. Landmarks and Attractions Near Zamboanga International Airport

Palacio del Sur

It is located near Zamboanga International Airport. A convention center providing elegant and distinctive celebrations at the heart of Zamboanga.  

KCC Mall de Zamboanga

Just a few kilometers from Zamboanga International Airport, KCC Mall de Zamboanga is the biggest Mall in Zamboanga City. It is located along Gov. Camins Avenue.

Zamboanga R.T LIM Boulevard

A recreational place by the sea where folks could jog or run early in the morning, or just hang out while viewing Sta. Cruz Island or the famed sunset.

Metropolitan Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception

The Metropolitan Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, commonly known as simply the Zamboanga Cathedral was built in 1810. It is the seat of the Archdiocese of Zamboanga.

It is only 2 kilometers away from Zamboanga International Airport. Inside the main church is a marble statue of the Immaculate Conception designed by Napoleon Abueva, Philippine National Artist for Sculpture. The stained-glass symbolic images of all dioceses in Mindanao from 1910 to 1984 are placed along the aisles.

Zamboanga City Hall

The Zamboanga City Hall was built by the Spanish, and was completed in 1907. It’s a traditionally built brick and mortar building that bears structural similarities to other Spanish forts and garrisons in the area. It exhibits its old-world charm and it is a significant landmark in the history of Zamboanga and in the entire Mindanao. The City Hall still stands proud as the reminder of the Zamboangeño heritage.

It is only 3.4 kilometers away from Zamboanga International Airport.

B. Location of Zamboanga International Airport

Zamboanga International Airport is Mindanao’s third-busiest airport after Francisco Bangoy International Airport (Davao International Airport) and Laguindingan Airport. It is the main airport serving Zamboanga City in the Philippines. The airport covers a total land area of 270 hectares.

C. Available Transportation Accessible to Passengers Around Zamboanga International Airport


Just a few meter walk outside the Zamboanga International Airport, you can access the Jeepneys where it will take you around the airport to the city proper and vice versa.


Tricycles are located outside Zamboanga International Airport. They can take you anywhere around Zamboanga City.


Just a few steps outside the Arrival Area of Zamboanga International Airport, Taxis are in their queuing area waiting for passengers. From there, they can drive you around Zamboanga City.

D. Contact Numbers for Zamboanga International Airport

Manager’s Office:(062) 991-9372
Admin/Personnel: (062) 990-2329

E. Concessions in the Zamboanga International Airport


  1. Local Government Unit -Tourist Booth
  2. Bureau of Immigration – Government
  3. Bureau of Customs – Government


  1. Cebu Pacific Air – Airline Boarding Gate
  2. Philippine Air Asia – Airline Boarding Gate
  3. Philippine Airlines – Airline Boarding Gate


  1. Cebu Pacific Air – Airline Check-in Counter
  2. Philippine Airlines – Airline Check-in Counter


  • AP Cargo – Cargo
  • Cargo Haus -Cargo
  • Cebu Pacific – Cargo
  • LBC – Cargo