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There are 5 ways to get from Cebu City to Cawayan by ferry, car ferry, plane, car or bus

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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Ferry, car ferry  •  16 h 30 min

  1. Take the ferry from Cebu to Palompon
  2. Take the car ferry from Palompon to Bogo, Polambato
  3. Take the car ferry from Bogo, Polambato to Cawayan Masbate

$21 - $46

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Car ferry  •  17 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Cebu to Palompon
  2. Take the car ferry from Palompon to Bogo, Polambato
  3. Take the car ferry from Bogo, Polambato to Cawayan Masbate

$23 - $27

Fly to Legaspi, car ferry, drive  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Mactan–Cebu (CEB) to Legaspi (LGP) CEB - LGP
  2. Take the car ferry from Pilar to Masbate
  3. Drive from Masbate to Cawayan

$84 - $430

Fly to Calbayog, passenger motor bancas  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Mactan–Cebu (CEB) to Calbayog (CYP) CEB - CYP
  2. Take the passenger motor bancas from Calbayog to Cataiñgan Port

$54 - $168

Fly to Tacloban, Mini Van, passenger motor bancas  •  11 h 15 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
  3. Take the Mini Van from VS Grand Tours Catbalogan to VS Grand Tours Calbayog
  4. Take the passenger motor bancas from Calbayog to Cataiñgan Port

$52 - $229

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cebu City to Cawayan is to car ferry which costs ₱1,200 - ₱1,500 and takes 17 h.

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The quickest way to get from Cebu City to Cawayan is to fly and car ferry and drive which costs ₱4,500 - ₱24,000 and takes 7 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct ferry from Cebu City to Cawayan. However, there are services departing from Cebu and arriving at Cawayan Masbate via Palompon and Bogo, Polambato. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 30 min.

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The distance between Cebu City and Cawayan is 180 km.

The best way to get from Cebu City to Cawayan without a car is to ferry and car ferry which takes 16 h 30 min and costs ₱1,100 - ₱2,500.

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It takes approximately 16 h 30 min to get from Cebu City to Cawayan, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Mactan–Cebu Airport to Legaspi Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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

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There are two+ hotels available in Cawayan. 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 Cawayan.
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  • Distance: 112.4 miles
  • Duration: 16 h 30 min

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

There is no direct connection from Cebu City to Cawayan. However, you can take the ferry to Palompon, take the car ferry to Bogo, Polambato, then take the car ferry to Cawayan Masbate. Alternatively, you can take a car ferry from Cebu City to Cawayan via Palompon and Bogo, Polambato in around 17 h.

Airlines
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Mactan–Cebu to Legaspi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Mactan–Cebu to Calbayog
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Flights from Mactan–Cebu to Tacloban
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Mactan–Cebu to Legaspi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
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 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
Cokaliong Shipping
Phone
(032) 232-7211
Website
cokaliongshipping.com
Ferry from Cebu to Palompon
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $35
Schedules at
cokaliongshipping.com
Economy
$8
Tourist
$10
Cabin for 6
$13
Suite Room for 2
$32
Super Shuttle Roro
Montenegro Shipping and Ferries
Email
operations.msli@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Bogo, Polambato to Cawayan Masbate
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
superferry2go.com
Book at
facebook.com
Car ferry from Pilar to Masbate
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
superferrypromofare.com
Book at
facebook.com
Medallion Transport Inc.
Phone
+63 32 416 6300
Website
medalliontransportinc.com
Car ferry from Cebu to Palompon
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
medalliontransportinc.com
Book at
book.medalliontransportinc.com
Business Class
$14
Tourist
$11
Economy
$9
Executive Suite (2pax)
$32
passenger motor bancas
Ferry from Calbayog to Cataiñgan Port
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10

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