There are 5 ways to get from Dumaguete to Bantayan Island by ferry, taxi, car ferry, bus, bus and ferry or plane

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Ferry, taxi, car ferry  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Take the ferry from Dumaguete to Tagbilaran
  2. Take the ferry from Tagbilaran to Cebu
  3. Take a taxi from Cebu to Hagnaya Port, San Remigio
  4. Take the car ferry from Hagnaya Port, San Remigio to Bantayan

$62 - $82

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Bus, bus and ferry  •  12 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Liloan to Cebu South Bus Terminal Aircon/Ordinary
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Cebu North Bus Terminal to Bantayan

$10 - $22

3 alternative options

Ferry, bus and ferry  •  13 h 40 min

  1. Take the ferry from Dumaguete to Cebu
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Cebu North Bus Terminal to Bantayan

$11 - $59

Car ferry, bus and ferry  •  13 h 43 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dumaguete Port to Cebu
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Cebu North Bus Terminal to Bantayan

$12 - $37

Fly, Local Boat  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Dumaguete (DGT) to Bacolod (BCD) DGT - BCD
  2. Take the Local Boat from Cadiz City Port to Bantayan

$79 - $247

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dumaguete to Bantayan Island is to bus and bus and ferry which costs ₱500 - ₱1,200 and takes 12 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dumaguete to Bantayan Island is to ferry and taxi and car ferry which costs ₱3,300 - ₱4,400 and takes 7 h 17 min.

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The distance between Dumaguete and Bantayan Island is 216 km.

The best way to get from Dumaguete to Bantayan Island without a car is to ferry and taxi and car ferry which takes 7 h 17 min and costs ₱3,300 - ₱4,400.

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It takes approximately 7 h 17 min to get from Dumaguete to Bantayan Island, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Dumaguete Airport to Bacolod Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Cebgo, Cebu Pacific and Philippine Airlines offer flights from Dumaguete Airport to Bacolod Airport.

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The nearest airport to Bantayan Island is Ormoc (OMC) Airport which is 91.9 km away. Other nearby airports include Bacolod (BCD) (92.4 km), Cebu (CEB) (102.3 km), Tacloban (TAC) (140.3 km) and Iloilo (ILO) (141.8 km).

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There are 40+ hotels available in Bantayan Island. Prices start at $22 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Dumaguete to Dumaguete Airport is to taxi which takes 4 min and costs ₱100 - ₱120.

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Map of how to get from Dumaguete to Bantayan Island.
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  • Distance: 135.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 17 min

What companies run services between Dumaguete, Philippines and Bantayan Island, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Dumaguete to Bantayan. However, you can take the ferry to Tagbilaran, take the ferry to Cebu, take the taxi to Hagnaya Port, San Remigio, then take the car ferry to Bantayan. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Dumaguete to Bantayan via Liloan, Liloan, Cebu South Bus Terminal, and Cebu North Bus Terminal in around 12 h 19 min.

Airlines
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Dumaguete to Bacolod via Manila
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Dumaguete to Bacolod via Manila, Cebu
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Dumaguete to Bacolod via Manila
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Dumaguete to Bacolod via Cebu
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Bus operators
Ceres Liner
Bus from Liloan to Cebu South Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
cebu.gov.ph
Book at
facebook.com
Bus and ferry from Cebu North Bus Terminal to Bantayan
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $12
Sunrays Bus Lines
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Liloan Port to Cebu South Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
cebu.gov.ph
Book at
facebook.com
Ferry operators
OceanJet
Website
oceanjet.net
Ferry from Dumaguete to Tagbilaran
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
oceanjet.net
Book at
12go.asia
Tourist Class
$14
Business Class
$20
Ferry from Tagbilaran to Cebu
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
oceanjet.net
Book at
12go.asia
Tourist Class
$15
Business Class
$19
E.B. Aznar Shipping Corporation
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Hagnaya Port, San Remigio to Bantayan
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
facebook.com
Cokaliong Shipping
Website
cokaliongshipping.com
Ferry from Dumaguete to Cebu
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $50
Schedules at
cokaliongshipping.com
Economy
$6
Tourist
$12
Cabin
$21
Suite Room
$46
George and Peter Lines Inc.
Website
gplines.com
Car ferry from Dumaguete Port to Cebu
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $25
Schedules at
gplines.com
Book at
book.gplines.com
Economy
$7
Tourist
$14
Cabin
$25
Suite
$48
Local Boat
Ferry from Cadiz City Port to Bantayan
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Other operators
Taxi from Cebu to Hagnaya Port, San Remigio
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Holiday Taxi
Phone
+63 32 345 1622
Atlas TaxiCab
Phone
+63 32 253 6637

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