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There are 3 ways to get from Iligan to Butuan by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Iligan City to Cagayan de Oro
  2. Take the bus from Cagayan de Oro to Butuan

$7 - $15

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Taxi  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Iligan to Butuan 195.4 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Iligan to Butuan 195.4 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Iligan to Butuan is to bus which costs ₱350 - ₱850 and takes 8 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Iligan to Butuan is to taxi which costs ₱4,600 - ₱6,000 and takes 4 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Iligan to Butuan. However, there are services departing from Iligan City and arriving at Butuan via Cagayan de Oro. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 49 min.

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The distance between Iligan and Butuan is 163 km. The road distance is 312.7 km.

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The best way to get from Iligan to Butuan without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 49 min and costs ₱350 - ₱850.

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It takes approximately 8 h 49 min to get from Iligan to Butuan, including transfers.

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Iligan to Butuan bus services, operated by RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated), depart from Iligan City station.

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Iligan to Butuan bus services, operated by Bachelor Express, arrive at Butuan station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Iligan to Butuan is 313 km. It takes approximately 4 h 41 min to drive from Iligan to Butuan.

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There are 27+ hotels available in Butuan. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 102 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 49 min

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

You can take a bus from Iligan to Butuan via Cagayan de Oro in around 8 h 49 min.

Bus operators
RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated)
Phone
+63 88 858 5887
Bus from Iligan City to Cagayan de Oro
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
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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
Other operators
Taxi from Iligan to Butuan
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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