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

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Bus  •  11h 52m

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

$10 - $21

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  6h 25m

  1. Take a taxi from Iligan to Surigao 271.3 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  6h 25m

  1. Drive from Iligan to Surigao 271.3 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Iligan to Surigao is to bus which costs ₱500 - ₱1,200 and takes 11h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Iligan to Surigao is to taxi which costs ₱6,500 - ₱8,000 and takes 6h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Iligan to Surigao. However, there are services departing from Iligan City and arriving at Surigao via Cagayan de Oro and Butuan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 52m.

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The distance between Iligan and Surigao is 221 km. The road distance is 434 km.

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The best way to get from Iligan to Surigao without a car is to bus which takes 11h 52m and costs ₱500 - ₱1,200.

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It takes approximately 11h 52m to get from Iligan to Surigao, including transfers.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Iligan to Surigao is 434 km. It takes approximately 6h 25m to drive from Iligan to Surigao.

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There are 11+ hotels available in Surigao. Prices start at $13 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 138.1 miles
  • Duration: 11h 52m

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

You can take a bus from Iligan to Surigao via Cagayan de Oro and Butuan in around 11h 52m.

Bus operators
RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated)
Phone
+63 88 858 5887
Bus from Iligan City to Cagayan de Oro
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
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Bachelor Express
Phone
+63(082) 285-6486
Bus from Cagayan de Oro to Butuan
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Bus from Butuan to Surigao
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
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Other operators
Taxi from Iligan to Surigao
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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