Transportation in Capiz


Roxas City Airport is a principal airport located in the vicinity of Roxas City, the provincial capital. It has been classified as a Class 1 airport by the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines. The airport offers daily flights, with a total of 3 flights on a regular basis and 4 flights on selected days, provided by Philippine Airlines, Cebu Pacific, and Tiger Air Philippines.


The most common mode of transportation in Roxas City and the surrounding municipalities in Capiz is the tricycle. For travel between municipalities, people often use jeepneys, vans, or Ceres-operated buses. There is also a city taxi service known as “Capiz Cab” which operates in Roxas City and the 16 municipalities of the Capiz region. These taxis are unique in that they are the first in the Philippines to issue receipts, excluding taxis at Ninoy Aquino International Airport.


Residents and their cargo can travel both within the province and to other provinces through vans, buses, and jeepneys. For sea transportation, cargo vessels operated by Moreta Lines connect Roxas to Manila. Roll On-Roll Off (Ro-Ro) services are provided by Super Shuttle Roro 2 and 2GO for passengers traveling from Roxas City to Batangas City via Odiongan, Romblon. Inter-island shipping options are available from Roxas City to various locations such as Balud, Masbate; Mandaon, Masbate; Sibuyan Island, Romblon; Cadiz, Negros Occidental; Guimaras Island; and Estancia, Iloilo.