There are 6 ways to get from Cebu City to Catarman by bus, ferry, car ferry, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, Local Banca  •  7 h 58 min

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

$26 - $32

Cheapest option

Ferry, Mini Van  •  14 h 18 min

  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

4 alternative options

Fast Ferry, car ferry, drive, Local Banca  •  9 h 17 min

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

$28 - $43

Fly to Catarman  •  16 h 42 min

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

$111 - $651

Fly to Tacloban, Mini Van  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Fly from 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

$37 - $209

Fly to Calbayog, Mini Van  •  4 h 50 min

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

$49 - $161

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cebu City to Catarman is to ferry and Mini Van which costs ₱1,100 - ₱2,800 and takes 14 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cebu City to Catarman is to fly and Mini Van which costs ₱2,600 - ₱9,000 and takes 4 h 50 min.

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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 7 h 58 min and costs ₱1,400 - ₱1,800.

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It takes approximately 7 h 58 min to get from Cebu City to Catarman, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Cebu Airport to Catarman Airport. The quickest flight takes 20 h and has one stopover.

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Emirates and Philippine Airlines offer flights from Cebu Airport to Catarman Airport.

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

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The best way to get from Cebu City to Cebu Airport is to bus which takes 37 min and costs ₱40.

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Map of how to get from Cebu City to Catarman.
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  • Distance: 160 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 58 min

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

Philippine Airlines, Emirates and two other airlines fly from Cebu City to Catarman 5 times a day.

Airlines
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Cebu to Catarman via Luzon Island
Ave. Duration
17 h 32 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Cebu to Catarman via Busuanga, Luzon Island
Ave. Duration
20 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Cebu to Catarman via Sayak, Luzon Island
Ave. Duration
21 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Cebu to Catarman via Davao, Luzon Island
Ave. Duration
25 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Cebu to Catarman via Bacolod, Luzon Island
Ave. Duration
27 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Cebu to Catarman via Cagayan, Luzon Island
Ave. Duration
27 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Cebu to Tacloban
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Cebu to Tacloban
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Flights from Cebu to Calbayog
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Cebu to Tacloban
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $240
Bus operators
Ceres Liner
Bus from Cebu North Bus Terminal to Maya
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
VS Grand Tours
Website
vsgrandtours.com
Bus from VS Grand Tours Calbayog to VS Grand Tours Catarman
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
vsgrandtours.com
Book at
facebook.com
Bus from Tacloban City to VS Grand Tours Catbalogan
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
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
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
vsgrandtours.com
Book at
facebook.com
Ferry operators
Local Banca
Ferry from Maya to San Isidro
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
MV Star Crafts
Phone
+63 906 789 6363
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Cebu Pier 1 to Tubigon
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
mvstarcraft.com
Business
$6
Tourist
$5
Economy
$4
Weesamexpress
Website
weesam.ph
Ferry from Cebu Pier 1 to Tubigon
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
weesam.ph
Book at
book.weesam.ph
Aleson Shipping
Phone
63 (062) 992-0970
Website
aleson-shipping.com
Car ferry from Tubigon to Cebu
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
aleson-shipping.com
FastCat Ferry
Website
fastcat.com.ph
Car ferry from Tubigon to Cebu
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
fastcat.com.ph
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Economy
$6
Premium Economy
$6
Business Class
$7
Cokaliong Shipping
Website
cokaliongshipping.com
Ferry from Cebu to Calbayog
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $45
Schedules at
cokaliongshipping.com
Economy
$16
Tourist
$19
Suite
$46

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