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

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Bus  •  11 h 52 min

  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  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Iligan to Surigao 271.3 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  6 h 25 min

  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 11 h 52 min.

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

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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 11 h 52 min.

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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 11 h 52 min and costs ₱500 - ₱1,200.

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It takes approximately 11 h 52 min 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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Map of how to get from Iligan to Surigao.
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  • Distance: 138.1 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 52 min

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 11 h 52 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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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
Bus from Butuan to Surigao
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
davaoterminal.page.tl
Other operators
Taxi from Iligan to Surigao
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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