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

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

Taxi, Mini Van, Fast Ferrry  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Eastern Samar to VS Grand Tours Catbalogan
  2. Take the Mini Van from VS Grand Tours Catbalogan to Tacloban City
  3. Take a taxi from Tacloban City to Ormoc
  4. Take the Fast Ferrry from Ormoc to Cebu

$93 - $111

Cheapest option

Minivan, car ferry  •  21 h 34 min

  1. Take the Minivan from Borongan to Tacloban
  2. Take the car ferry from Tacloban to Cebu

$32 - $33

3 alternative options

Minivan, taxi, Fast Ferrry  •  9 h

  1. Take the Minivan from Borongan to Tacloban
  2. Take a taxi from Tacloban to Ormoc
  3. Take the Fast Ferrry from Ormoc to Cebu

$55 - $66

Minivan to Tacloban, fly  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the Minivan from Borongan to Tacloban
  2. Fly from Tacloban (TAC) to Cebu (CEB) TAC - CEB

$36 - $211

Taxi, Mini Van to Calbayog, fly  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Eastern Samar to VS Grand Tours Catbalogan
  2. Take the Mini Van from VS Grand Tours Catbalogan to VS Grand Tours Calbayog
  3. Fly from Calbayog (CYP) to Cebu (CEB) CYP - CEB

$85 - $178

What companies run services between Eastern Samar, Philippines and Cebu City, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Eastern Samar to Cebu City. However, you can take the taxi to VS Grand Tours Catbalogan, take the Mini Van to Tacloban City, take the taxi to Ormoc, then take the Fast Ferrry to Cebu. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Borongan, take the Minivan to Tacloban, take the taxi to Ormoc, then take the Fast Ferrry to Cebu.

Airlines
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Tacloban to Cebu
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Flights from Calbayog to Cebu
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$29 - $110
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Tacloban to Cebu
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Bus operators
VS Grand Tours
Website
vsgrandtours.com
Bus from VS Grand Tours Catbalogan to Tacloban City
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
vsgrandtours.com
Book at
vsgrandtours.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
vsgrandtours.com
Minivan
Bus from Borongan to Tacloban
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Ferry operators
SuperCat Ferry
Website
supercat.com.ph
Ferry from Ormoc to Cebu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
supercat.com.ph
Trans Asia Shipping
Website
transasiashipping.com
Car ferry from Tacloban to Cebu
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
transasiashipping.com
Other operators
Taxi from Eastern Samar to VS Grand Tours Catbalogan
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Eastern Samar to Cebu City?

The distance between Eastern Samar and Cebu City is 220 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Eastern Samar to Cebu City?

The cheapest way to get from Eastern Samar to Cebu City is to Minivan and car ferry which costs ₱1,650 - ₱1,750 and takes 21 h 34 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Eastern Samar to Cebu City?

The quickest way to get from Eastern Samar to Cebu City is to taxi and Mini Van and fly which takes 6 h 11 min and costs ₱4,400 - ₱9,500.

How long does it take to get from Eastern Samar to Cebu City?

It takes approximately 8 h 41 min to get from Eastern Samar to Cebu City, including transfers.