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There are 8 ways to get from Cebu City to Catarman by bus, ferry, car, car ferry or plane

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Recommended option

Bus, Local Banca  •  8h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Cebu North Bus Terminal to Maya
  2. Take the Local Banca from Maya to San Isidro

$10 - $12

7 alternative options

Fast Ferry, drive, Local Banca  •  9h 2m

  1. Take the Fast Ferry from Cebu Pier 1 to Tubigon
  2. Take the Fast Ferry from Tubigon to Cebu Pier 1
  3. Drive from Cebu Pier 1 to Maya
  4. Take the Local Banca from Maya to San Isidro

$28 - $43

Ferry, Mini Van  •  14h 18m

  1. Take the ferry from Cebu to Calbayog
  2. Take the Mini Van from VS Grand Tours Calbayog to VS Grand Tours Catarman

$22 - $51

Car ferry, bus  •  22h 39m

  1. Take the car ferry from Cebu to Tacloban
  2. Take the bus from Tacloban to Catarman

$20

Fly Mactan–Cebu to Catarman  •  14h 10m

  1. Fly from Mactan–Cebu (CEB) to Catarman (CRM) CEB - CRM

$150 - $651

Fly Mactan–Cebu to Calbayog, Mini Van  •  4h 33m

  1. Fly from Mactan–Cebu (CEB) to Calbayog (CYP) CEB - CYP
  2. Take the Mini Van from VS Grand Tours Calbayog to VS Grand Tours Catarman

$48 - $161

Fly Mactan–Cebu to Tacloban, Mini Van  •  7h 13m

  1. Fly from Mactan–Cebu (CEB) to Tacloban (TAC) CEB - TAC
  2. Take the Mini Van from Tacloban City to VS Grand Tours Catbalogan
  3. Take the Mini Van from VS Grand Tours Catbalogan to VS Grand Tours Calbayog
  4. Take the Mini Van from VS Grand Tours Calbayog to VS Grand Tours Catarman

$36 - $209

Fly Mactan–Cebu International Airport to Catbalogan Airport, Mini Van  •  4h 23m

  1. Take the Land Plane from Mactan–Cebu International Airport to Catbalogan Airport
  2. Take the Mini Van from VS Grand Tours Catbalogan to VS Grand Tours Calbayog
  3. Take the Mini Van from VS Grand Tours Calbayog to VS Grand Tours Catarman

$112 - $115

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cebu City to Catarman is to bus and Local Banca which costs ₱550 - ₱650 and takes 8h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Cebu City to Catarman is to fly and Mini Van which costs ₱6,000 - ₱6,200 and takes 4h 23m.

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The distance between Cebu City and Catarman is 256 km.

The best way to get from Cebu City to Catarman without a car is to bus and Local Banca which takes 8h 30m and costs ₱550 - ₱650.

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It takes approximately 8h 30m to get from Cebu City to Catarman, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Mactan–Cebu Airport to Catarman Airport. The quickest flight takes 15h 5m and has one stopover.

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Cebu Pacific, Island Transvoyager and Philippine Airlines offer flights from Mactan–Cebu Airport to Catarman Airport.

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There are six+ hotels available in Catarman. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cebu City to Mactan–Cebu Airport is to bus which takes 20m and costs ₱25 - ₱40.

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Map of how to get from Cebu City to Catarman.
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  • Distance: 160 miles
  • Duration: 8h 30m

What companies run services between Cebu City, Philippines and Catarman, Philippines?

Philippine Airlines, Cebu Pacific and four other airlines fly from Cebu City to Catarman every 2 hours.

Airlines
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Mactan–Cebu to Catarman via Clark International
Ave. Duration
14h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Mactan–Cebu to Catarman via Laguindingan, Clark International
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Mactan–Cebu to Catarman via Davao, Clark International
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Mactan–Cebu to Catarman via Boracay, Clark International
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Mactan–Cebu to Catarman via Sayak, Clark International
Ave. Duration
20h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Mactan–Cebu to Catarman via El Nido, Clark International
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Mactan–Cebu to Tacloban
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Mactan–Cebu to Calbayog
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Flights from Mactan–Cebu to Tacloban
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Bus operators
Ceres Liner
Bus from Cebu North Bus Terminal to Maya
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
VS Grand Tours
Phone
+63 55 251 5243
Email
corporate@vsgrandtours.com
Website
vsgrandtours.com
Bus from VS Grand Tours Calbayog to VS Grand Tours Catarman
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
vsgrandtours.com
Book at
facebook.com
Bus from Tacloban City to VS Grand Tours Catbalogan
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
vsgrandtours.com
Book at
facebook.com
Bus from VS Grand Tours Catbalogan to VS Grand Tours Calbayog
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
vsgrandtours.com
Book at
facebook.com
JM Liner
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Tacloban to Catarman
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
facebook.com
Ferry operators
Local Banca
Ferry from Maya to San Isidro
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
MV Star Crafts
Phone
+63 906 789 6363
Website
mvstarcraft.com
Ferry from Cebu Pier 1 to Tubigon
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
mvstarcraft.com
Business
$6
Tourist
$5
Economy
$4
Ferry from Tubigon to Cebu Pier 1
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
mvstarcraft.com
Business
$6
Tourist
$5
Economy
$4
Weesamexpress
Phone
(032)231-7737
Email
info@weesam.ph
Website
weesam.ph
Ferry from Cebu Pier 1 to Tubigon
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
weesam.ph
Book at
book.weesam.ph
Economy
$5
Tourist
$6
First Class
$7
Ferry from Tubigon to Cebu Pier 1
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
weesam.ph
Book at
book.weesam.ph
Economy
$5
Tourist
$6
First Class
$7
Cokaliong Shipping
Phone
(032) 232-7211
Website
cokaliongshipping.com
Ferry from Cebu to Calbayog
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $50
Schedules at
cokaliongshipping.com
Economy
$16
Tourist
$19
Suite
$46
Trans Asia Shipping
Other operators
Air Juan
Phone
+632 7188111
Email
reservations@airjuan.com
Website
airjuan.com
Plane from Mactan–Cebu International Airport to Catbalogan Airport
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$93
Schedules at
airjuan.com
Book at
apps1.tflite.com

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