There are 4 ways to get from Cebu City to Manila by plane, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Manila  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Cebu (CEB) to Manila (MNL) CEB - MNL

$38 - $148

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus  •  22 h 30 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Cebu to Batangas Pier
  2. Take the bus from Batangas to Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal

$12 - $14

2 alternative options

Fly to Luzon Island, bus  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Cebu (CEB) to Luzon Island (CRK) CEB - CRK
  2. Take the bus from Clark International Airport to Trinoma

$55 - $283

Car ferry  •  10 h 1 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Cebu to Manila Cebu-Manila

$22 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cebu City to Manila is to car ferry and bus which costs ₱650 - ₱800 and takes 22 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cebu City to Manila is to fly which costs ₱2,000 - ₱8,000 and takes 1 h 57 min.

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The distance between Cebu City and Manila is 572 km.

It takes approximately 1 h 57 min to get from Cebu City to Manila, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Cebu and arriving at Manila. Services depart three times a week. The journey takes approximately 10 h 1 min.

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

Philippine Airlines, AirAsia Philippines and two other airlines fly from Cebu City to Manila every 30 minutes.

Airlines
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Cebu to Manila
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $260
Flights from Cebu to Luzon Island
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Flights from Cebu to Luzon Island via Busuanga
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $410
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Cebu to Manila
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Cebu to Luzon Island
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Cebu to Manila
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $140
Flights from Cebu to Luzon Island
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Cebu to Manila
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Cebu to Luzon Island
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Bus operators
Jam
Website
jam.com.ph
Bus from Batangas to Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
jam.com.ph
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Ferry operators
2 GO Travel
Phone
(+63 2) 528.7209
Email
info@2go.com.ph
Website
travel.2go.com.ph
Car ferry from Cebu to Manila
Ave. Duration
10 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Book at
travel.2go.com.ph
Mega Value Class
$22 - $45
Super Value Class
$26 - $30
Tourist Class
$30 - $45
Cabin for 4
$30 - $45
Cabin for 6
$35 - $50
Stateroom for 2
$95 - $105
Suiteroom for 2
$101 - $105
Super Shuttle Roro
Phone
63 (032) 231 0639
Website
supershuttleroro.com
Car ferry from Cebu to Batangas Pier
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
supershuttleroro.com

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