There are 4 ways to get from Dipolog to Butuan by bus and ferry, bus, car, ferry or plane

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Bus and ferry, bus  •  16 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dipolog to Bulua, Cagayan de Oro
  2. Take the bus from Cagayan de Oro to Butuan

$12 - $25

3 alternative options

Drive, ferry  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Dipolog to Ozamis
  2. Take the ferry from Ozamis to Iligan
  3. Drive from Iligan to Butuan

$37 - $78

Fly to Butuan  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Dipolog (DPL) to Butuan (BXU) DPL - BXU

$52 - $190

Fly to Surigao, bus  •  19 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Dipolog (DPL) to Surigao (SUG) DPL - SUG
  2. Take the bus from Surigao to Butuan

$74 - $264

Questions & Answers

The distance between Dipolog and Butuan is 246 km.

The best way to get from Dipolog to Butuan without a car is to bus and ferry and bus which takes 16 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 16 h 4 min to get from Dipolog to Butuan, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Dipolog Airport to Butuan Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Cebgo, Cebu Pacific and Philippine Airlines offer flights from Dipolog Airport to Butuan Airport.

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There are 25+ hotels available in Butuan. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Dipolog to Dipolog Airport is to taxi which takes 5 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Dipolog to Butuan.
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  • Distance: 154 miles
  • Duration: 16 h 4 min

What companies run services between Dipolog, Philippines and Butuan, Philippines?

Cebgo, Cebu Pacific and Philippine Airlines fly from Dipolog to Butuan 4 times a day.

Airlines
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Dipolog to Butuan via Cebu
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Dipolog to Surigao via Cebu
Ave. Duration
18 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $250
Flights from Dipolog to Surigao via Manila, Cebu
Ave. Duration
16 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Dipolog to Butuan via Manila
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Dipolog to Butuan via Manila, Cebu
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Bus operators
RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated)
Phone
+63 88 858 5887
Bus and ferry from Dipolog to Bulua, Cagayan de Oro
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bachelor Express
Phone
+63(082) 285-6486
Bus from Cagayan de Oro to Butuan
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Bus from Surigao to Butuan
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
davaoterminal.page.tl
Ferry operators
Cokaliong Shipping
Website
cokaliongshipping.com
Ferry from Ozamis to Iligan
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $23
Schedules at
cokaliongshipping.com
Economy
$4
Tourist
$5
Cabin
$7
Suite Room
$23
2 GO Travel
Phone
(+63 2) 528.7209
Email
info@2go.com.ph
Website
travel.2go.com.ph
Ferry from Ozamis Pier to Iligan Port
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$1 - $20
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Mega Value Class
$2
Super Value Class
$2
Tourist Class
$2
Cabin for 4
$20

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