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

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

Bus  •  16 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Iligan City to Cagayan de Oro
  2. Take the bus from Agora, Cagayan de Oro to Davao City
  3. Take the bus from Davao City to Butuan

$14 - $27

2 alternative options

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

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

You can take a bus from Iligan to Butuan via Cagayan de Oro, Agora, Cagayan de Oro, and Davao City in around 16 h 33 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
Schedules at
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Bus from Agora, Cagayan de Oro to Davao City
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
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Bachelor Express
Phone
+63(082) 285-6486
Bus from Davao City to Butuan
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Other operators
Taxi from Iligan to Butuan
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Iligan to Butuan?

The distance between Iligan and Butuan is 163 km. The road distance is 313 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Iligan to Butuan?

The cheapest way to get from Iligan to Butuan is to bus which costs ₱700 - ₱1,400 and takes 16 h 33 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Iligan to Butuan?

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

Is there a direct bus between Iligan and Butuan?

No, there is no direct bus from Iligan to Butuan. However, there are services departing from Iligan City and arriving at Butuan via Agora, Cagayan de Oro and Davao City. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 33 min.

How long does it take to get from Iligan to Butuan?

It takes approximately 16 h 33 min to get from Iligan to Butuan, including transfers.