There are 4 ways to get from Dumaguete to Iligan by ferry, car, bus and ferry, 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.

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Ferry, drive  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the ferry from Dumaguete to Dapitan
  2. Drive from Dapitan to Ozamis
  3. Take the ferry from Ozamis to Iligan

$18 - $49

3 alternative options

Ferry, bus and ferry  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Take the ferry from Dumaguete to Dapitan
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Dipolog to Lanao

$19 - $32

Fly to Cagayan, bus  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Dumaguete (DGT) to Cagayan (CGY) DGT - CGY
  2. Take the bus from Initao to Iligan

$41 - $125

Fly to Ozamis, car ferry  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Dumaguete (DGT) to Ozamis (OZC) DGT - OZC
  2. Take the car ferry from Ozamis Pier to Iligan Port

$76 - $287

Questions & Answers

The distance between Dumaguete and Iligan is 159 km.

The best way to get from Dumaguete to Iligan without a car is to ferry and bus and ferry which takes 9 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 24 min to get from Dumaguete to Iligan, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Dumaguete Airport to Cagayan Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Cebgo offers flights from Dumaguete Airport to Cagayan Airport.

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There are three+ hotels available in Iligan. Prices start at $100 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 .

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Map of how to get from Dumaguete to Iligan.
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  • Distance: 99.4 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 24 min

What companies run services between Dumaguete, Philippines and Iligan, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Dumaguete to Iligan. However, you can take the ferry to Dapitan, take the drive to Ozamis, take the ferry to Iligan, then take the drive to Iligan. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Dumaguete to Iligan via Dapitan, Dipolog, and Lanao in around 9 h 58 min.

Airlines
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Dumaguete to Cagayan
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$29 - $110
Flights from Dumaguete to Ozamis via Cebu
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $260
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Dumaguete to Ozamis via Manila
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Bus operators
RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated)
Phone
+63 88 858 5887
Bus and ferry from Dipolog to Lanao
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus from Initao to Iligan
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
facebook.com
Ferry operators
Cokaliong Shipping
Website
cokaliongshipping.com
Ferry from Dumaguete to Dapitan
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Schedules at
cokaliongshipping.com
Economy
$6
Tourist
$8
Business
$11
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
Car 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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