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There is 1 way to get from Bato to Limasawa Island by bus, plane or ferry

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Bus, Mini Van, fly, ferry  •  16h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Bato to Ormoc
  2. Take the Mini Van from Ormoc to VS Grand Tours Tacloban
  3. Fly from Tacloban (TAC) to Mactan–Cebu (CEB) TAC - CEB
  4. Take the ferry from Cebu to Maasin
Bato → Limasawa Island
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Limasawa Island is 02 894-26843.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Limasawa Island is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Limasawa Island is 1 metre.

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Last updated: 18 May 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Bato to Limasawa Island is to bus and Mini Van and fly and ferry which costs ₱1,800 - ₱8,000 and takes 16h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Bato to Limasawa Island is to bus and Mini Van and fly and ferry which costs ₱1,800 - ₱8,000 and takes 16h 55m.

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The distance between Bato and Limasawa Island is 54 km.

It takes approximately 16h 55m to get from Bato to Limasawa Island, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Tacloban Airport to Mactan–Cebu Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Philippine Airlines and Cebgo offer flights from Tacloban Airport to Mactan–Cebu Airport.

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There are four+ hotels available in Limasawa Island. Prices start at ₱5,000 per night.

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Map of how to get from Bato to Limasawa Island.
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  • Distance: 54.1 km
  • Duration: 16h 55m

What companies run services between Bato, Eastern Visayas, Philippines and Limasawa Island, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Bato to Limasawa Island. However, you can take the bus to Ormoc, take the Mini Van to Tacloban City, take the taxi to Tacloban airport, fly to Mactan–Cebu, take the walk to Mactan–Cebu International Airport, take the bus to Cebu Robinsons Galleria, take the walk to Cebu, take the ferry to Maasin, then take the travel to Limasawa.

Airlines
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Tacloban to Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱950 - ₱8,500
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Tacloban to Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱1,000 - ₱6,500
Bus operators
Davao Metro Shuttle
Phone
+6382.2992961,+63922.8382416
Email
admin@davaometroshuttle.com
Website
davaometroshuttle.com
Bus from Bato to Ormoc
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₱120 - ₱230
Schedules at
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VS Grand Tours
Phone
+63 55 251 5243
Email
corporate@vsgrandtours.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Ormoc to VS Grand Tours Tacloban
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₱130
Schedules at
facebook.com
Ferry operators
Cokaliong Shipping
Phone
(032) 232-7211
Website
cokaliongshipping.com
Ferry from Cebu to Maasin
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₱450 - ₱950
Schedules at
cokaliongshipping.com
Economy
₱450
Tourist
₱650
Cabin
₱1,185
Suite Room
₱2,720
Business Class
₱920

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