Daniel Z. Romualdez Airport (TAC)

Airport, Airport Terminal, and Plane
Airport Rd., San Jose, 6500 Leyte, Leyte, Philippines

Is the main gateway from Manila and Cebu to the Eastern Visayas Region in central Philippines. The airport is named after Daniel Z. Romualdez, a former speaker of the Philippine House of Representatives.

4.8/10

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  • Karl A.

    If you arrive early, there's no good place to chill. But "carenderia's" nearby serve good foods though at an affordable rate :)

    Karl Asane · October 9, 2012
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  • Dominic John M.

    Baggage scanner broke. I'm wondering where the 30 pesos terminal fee goes.

    Dominic John Malicsi · July 3, 2011
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  • RJ L.

    Prepare to be extra patient. With the overly delayed renovation still on the way, this airport remains one if not the worst airport in the country.

    RJ Lorico · September 10, 2013
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  • Aolani S.

    Heaven bless this city! This airport right now is operable only for military air transportations due to typhoon Yolanda ie Haiyan.. God bless the children the most needy victims..

    Aolani Smythe · November 14, 2013
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  • Aleks P.

    Need to say this airport is hell.

    Aleks Paat · July 7, 2013
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  • Cindy F.

    Always make sure to have a cash since this airport does not have an atm machine.

    Cindy Funcion · January 30, 2013
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  • Mary A.

    Prepare your "patience". This airport is one of the lousiest airport i've ever been to. Very unorganized!

    Mary Ann · November 5, 2012
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  • April Solstice

    Prepare your ears for mind-busting noise made by children. Find absolutely no comfort in their CR. So disappointing.

    April Solstice · January 9, 2012
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  • Mars V.

    Worst airport in the country for sheer inability to renovate after over three (3) decades of planning.

    Mars Veloso · January 5, 2012
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  • Jay V.

    There's word going around that the budget to renovate the airport got transferred over to Bacolod's due to the Romualdez-Petilla feud.

    Jay Villanueva · January 2, 2012
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  • Rubymelle O.

    Same old airport... Nothing has changed after so many years... They need to renovate this place.

    Rubymelle Opeña · January 12, 2011
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  • Katherine Chloe D.

    Keep in mind that after Haiyan/Yolanda, the airport is undergoing major construction. Don't expect too much comfort. However, people here are very nice.

    Katherine Chloe De Castro · August 11, 2014
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  • Godof V.

    The x-ray machine is still not functioning. Manual inspection of belongings/baggage is still being done by airport personnel. Same thing since August 2013-the last time I was here.

    Godof Villapando · October 24, 2013
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  • Gel A.

    I wish the guards who examine the baggages would wear gloves or use a stick in checking the items inside.

    Gel Alman · October 14, 2013
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  • Flor C.

    Zestair DON'T provide waiting area for passengers arriving early though they're occupying the new terminal. Zest personnel arrives 2 hrs before the scheduled flight. Only then the terminal be opened.

    Flor Cagas · October 5, 2013
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  • Lia M.

    When you are advised to check-in 2hours before the flight, it doesn't work here. They're still closw, well this is the case when you're taking the 1st flight

    Lia Myr · September 29, 2013
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  • Dia D.

    Not enough room for the waiting area

    Dia Dimitiman · August 13, 2013
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  • Kezia Marie M.

    They don't have carts here. No proper ventilation too. :-/

    Kezia Marie Medina · August 8, 2013
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  • M. T.

    Brace yourself to a SRO, inadequate chairs on peak hours.

    M. Tambor · August 3, 2013
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  • JR O.

    There's a poor chance you'll get a seat in waiting area. This airport is too small and too crowded.

    JR Ong · July 27, 2013
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  • Charles Vincent M.

    The terminal is small. You should come early to avoid the rush.

    Charles Vincent Manarang · May 21, 2013
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  • Kenneth M.

    The authorities here need to reorganize the place. Confusing queus, crowded space, not so well ventilated. People though are very courteous and friendly.

    Kenneth Masong · May 18, 2013
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  • Citadel Jan F.

    Seair ground crew/check in staff sucks.. grrrr.. dont ever try to have this airline if you want ha pleasant flight.

    Citadel Jan Funcion · February 19, 2013
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  • Augustianne B.

    Going for a snack? Don't forget your priority number when you fall in line at the only store in the boarding area.

    Augustianne Barreta · January 24, 2013
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  • Kix J.

    Will get its renovation soon.

    Kix Javier · December 8, 2012
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  • Christian E.

    For PAL passengers, If you arrived four hours before your departure time you can stay at PAL office for your convenience

    Christian Enriquez · May 28, 2012
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  • Sherry Lyn C.

    here i am! Read more

    Sherry Lyn Caganon · April 18, 2011
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  • vicprusiana

    FREE Wifi Internet service provided by Bayan Telecommunications! Approach the booth and try it! ;-)

    vicprusiana · February 2, 2011
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  • MD L.

    Terminal fee from 30 pesos to 100 pesos.

    MD Loreto · January 8
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  • LiyAna M.

    Good to see that renovation's been made ☺

    LiyAna Mi · December 25, 2014
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  • Vic M.

    A year after #Haiyan and a week after #Hagupit devastation. This tiny airport is indeed a survivor. Just keep on going TAC no matter what. #bumabangon

    Vic M. II · December 14, 2014
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  • Saskia

    The terminal fee is now 100 pesos.

    Saskia · November 25, 2014
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  • Gerriejoy Monique A.

    cebu bound 😊

    Gerriejoy Monique Aboy · October 31, 2014
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  • Jean A.

    New terminal fee rate: P100.

    Jean Abapo · August 25, 2014
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  • Marlo J.

    AC in the pre-departure area is back!!!

    Marlo Jolbitado · August 10, 2014
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  • Nasvin D.

    Airport terminal fee is now P100.

    Nasvin Del Rosario · July 26, 2014
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  • unlawyer

    Understandably, there are no snack bars inside TAC/RPVA just yet but there's a row of carinderias just outside to serve hungry passengers.

    unlawyer · June 26, 2014
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  • Marlo J.

    100php Terminal fee ... i'm cool with this as long as there are improvements everytime I come here. BTW....there is already A/C in the pre departure area....;-)

    Marlo Jolbitado · June 8, 2014
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  • Justin Luke M.

    Hoping for the speedy recovery of this province

    Justin Luke Miranda · May 27, 2014
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  • Richard S.

    It's more fun here. LOL

    Richard Sugetarios · May 18, 2014
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  • Eamon Josephus G.

    Be ready to open your luggage because theres no scanning machine.

    Eamon Josephus Gono · May 11, 2014
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  • Viki L.

    this airport looks like a barriotic bus terminal. Airplane pala ang naglland dito hindi habal habal!

    Viki Leomo · April 6, 2014
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  • LiyAna M.

    Restoration and renovation must be done soonest

    LiyAna Mi · March 15, 2014
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  • Paul P.

    Check-in early, ask your ride to wait, visit the MacArthur landing & come back. There's nothing to do yet at pre-departure so you might as well support local tourism sites.

    Paul Pajo · December 28, 2013
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  • JR O.

    Long queue lines await the passengers, so come as early as you can.

    JR Ong · December 20, 2013
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  • M. T.

    Haiyan devasted airport, no stores yet as of today so bring food stuff.

    M. Tambor · November 26, 2013
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  • Chris M.

    If a group children will approach you while walking downtown, trying to sell you a thing or two or asking for alms, better check your belongings! You might not know what's missing in your bag/pocket

    Chris Mendoza · October 25, 2013
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  • Carl Y.

    Disgusting place

    Carl Yap · October 6, 2013
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  • Flor C.

    Passengers needs to wait outside the terminal because the terminal is CLOSED no zestair personnel until the scheduled flight!!!! Good thing it's NOT RAINING, have to endure the heat though. :-(

    Flor Cagas · October 5, 2013
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  • Flor C.

    New airport terminal for Zestair NO SCANNER/X-RAY MACHINE! I wonder does P75.00 terminal fee worth it? Where does goes? Terminal departure area does not opened until 2 hours before the flight. :-(

    Flor Cagas · October 5, 2013
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