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

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

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Fly Mactan–Cebu to Tacloban, Mini Van  •  3 h 58 min

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

$25 - $198

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Carferry, Mini Van  •  18 h 15 min

  1. Take the carferry from Cebu to Tacloban
  2. Take the Mini Van from Tacloban City to VS Grand Tours Catbalogan

$17

4 alternative options

Fly Mactan–Cebu International Airport to Catbalogan Airport  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the Land Plane from Mactan–Cebu International Airport to Catbalogan Airport

$101 - $104

Fly Mactan–Cebu to Calbayog, Mini Van  •  3 h 48 min

  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 Catbalogan

$47 - $160

Ferry, Mini Van  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the ferry from Cebu to Ormoc
  2. Take the Mini Van from Ormoc to VS Grand Tours Tacloban
  3. Take the Mini Van from Tacloban City to VS Grand Tours Catbalogan

$25 - $28

Ferry, taxi  •  13 h 13 min

  1. Take the ferry from Cebu to Calbayog
  2. Take a taxi from Calbayog to Catbalogan

$36 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cebu City to Catbalogan is to carferry and Mini Van which costs ₱912 and takes 18 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cebu City to Catbalogan is to fly which costs ₱5,400 - ₱5,600 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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The distance between Cebu City and Catbalogan is 195 km.

The best way to get from Cebu City to Catbalogan without a car is to ferry and Mini Van which takes 7 h 45 min and costs ₱1,300 - ₱1,600.

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It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to get from Cebu City to Catbalogan, including transfers.

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

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

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There are five+ hotels available in Catbalogan. 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 20 min and costs ₱25 - ₱40.

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Map of how to get from Cebu City to Catbalogan.
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  • Distance: 122 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 58 min

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

Air Juan flies from Cebu City to Catbalogan twice a week.

Airlines
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Mactan–Cebu to Tacloban
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Flights from Mactan–Cebu to Calbayog
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Mactan–Cebu to Tacloban
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Bus operators
VS Grand Tours
Phone
+63 55 251 5243
Email
corporate@vsgrandtours.com
Website
vsgrandtours.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 Calbayog to VS Grand Tours Catbalogan
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
vsgrandtours.com
Book at
facebook.com
Bus from Ormoc to VS Grand Tours Tacloban
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
vsgrandtours.com
Book at
facebook.com
Ferry operators
OceanJet
Phone
+63(32)255-7560
Email
customerservice@oceanjet.net
Website
oceanjet.net
Ferry from Cebu to Ormoc
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Schedules at
oceanjet.net
Book at
12go.asia
Tourist Class
$19
Business Class
$23
Cokaliong Shipping
Phone
(032) 232-7211
Website
cokaliongshipping.com
Ferry from Cebu to Calbayog
Ave. Duration
12 h
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
40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$93
Schedules at
airjuan.com
Book at
apps1.tflite.com
Taxi from Calbayog to Catbalogan
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Estimated price
$20 - $25

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