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There are 3 ways to get from Butuan to Iligan by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  8h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Butuan to Cagayan de Oro
  2. Take the bus from Cagayan de Oro to Iligan City

$6 - $15

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Taxi  •  4h 41m

  1. Take a taxi from Butuan to Iligan 195.5 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  4h 41m

  1. Drive from Butuan to Iligan 195.5 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Butuan to Iligan is to bus which costs ₱330 - ₱850 and takes 8h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Butuan to Iligan is to taxi which costs ₱4,600 - ₱6,000 and takes 4h 41m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Butuan to Iligan. However, there are services departing from Butuan and arriving at Iligan City via Cagayan de Oro. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 48m.

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The distance between Butuan and Iligan is 163 km. The road distance is 312.8 km.

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The best way to get from Butuan to Iligan without a car is to bus which takes 8h 48m and costs ₱330 - ₱850.

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It takes approximately 8h 48m to get from Butuan to Iligan, including transfers.

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Butuan to Iligan bus services, operated by Bachelor Express, depart from Butuan station.

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Butuan to Iligan bus services, operated by RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated), arrive at Iligan City station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Butuan to Iligan is 313 km. It takes approximately 4h 41m to drive from Butuan to Iligan.

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There are four+ hotels available in Iligan. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 102 miles
  • Duration: 8h 48m

What companies run services between Butuan, Philippines and Iligan, Philippines?

You can take a bus from Butuan to Iligan via Cagayan de Oro in around 8h 48m.

Bus operators
Bachelor Express
Phone
+63(082) 285-6486
Bus from Butuan to Cagayan de Oro
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $13
RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated)
Phone
+63 88 858 5887
Bus from Cagayan de Oro to Iligan City
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
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Taxi from Butuan to Iligan
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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