There are 5 ways to get from Iloilo City to Calapan by bus, car ferry, ferry, bus and ferry, car, plane or taxi

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Bus, car ferry, ferry  •  17 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Tagbak Terminal, Iloilo City to Caticlan, Malay
  2. Take the car ferry from Caticlan to Batangas
  3. Take the ferry from Batangas to Calapan

$33 - $54

4 alternative options

Bus and ferry  •  24 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Iloilo to Manila Cubao
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Dimple Star Manila to Calapan

Drive, car ferry  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Iloilo City to Caticlan
  2. Take the car ferry from Caticlan to Roxas
  3. Drive from Roxas to Calapan

$36 - $52

Fly to Manila, bus, ferry  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Iloilo (ILO) to Manila (MNL) ILO - MNL
  2. Take the bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Tanauan
  3. Take the bus from Tanauan to Batangas Pier
  4. Take the ferry from Batangas to Calapan

$60 - $243

Fly to San Jose, taxi  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Iloilo (ILO) to San Jose (SJI) ILO - SJI
  2. Take a taxi from San Jose to Calapan

$141 - $387

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Iloilo City to Calapan is to drive and car ferry which costs ₱1,900 - ₱2,900 and takes 8 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Iloilo City to Calapan is to fly and bus and ferry which costs ₱3,200 - ₱14,000 and takes 7 h 38 min.

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The distance between Iloilo City and Calapan is 337 km.

The best way to get from Iloilo City to Calapan without a car is to bus and car ferry and ferry which takes 17 h 45 min and costs ₱1,800 - ₱3,000.

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It takes approximately 17 h 45 min to get from Iloilo City to Calapan, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Iloilo Airport to Manila Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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AirAsia Philippines, Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific offer flights from Iloilo Airport to Manila Airport.

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There are four+ hotels available in Calapan. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Iloilo City to Iloilo Airport is to taxi which takes 19 min and costs ₱340 - ₱410.

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Map of how to get from Iloilo City to Calapan.
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  • Distance: 210.8 miles
  • Duration: 17 h 45 min

What companies run services between Iloilo City, Philippines and Calapan, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Iloilo City to Calapan. However, you can take the taxi to Tagbak Terminal, Iloilo City, take the bus to Caticlan, Malay, take the walk to Caticlan, take the car ferry to Batangas, then take the ferry to Calapan. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Iloilo City to Calapan via Iloilo, Manila Cubao, and Dimple Star Manila in around 24 h 4 min.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Iloilo to Manila
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Iloilo to San Jose via Manila
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $300
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Iloilo to Manila
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $410
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Iloilo to Manila
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Bus operators
Ceres Liner
Bus from Tagbak Terminal, Iloilo City to Caticlan, Malay
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
phbus.com
Philtranco
Website
philtranco.net
Bus and ferry from Iloilo to Manila Cubao
Ave. Duration
18 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Schedules at
philtranco.net
Dimple Star Transport
Phone
+63 2 475 9024
Website
facebook.com
Bus and ferry from Dimple Star Manila to Calapan
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Jam
Website
jam.com.ph
Bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Tanauan
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
jam.com.ph
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Alps the Bus
Website
alpsthebus.com
Bus from Tanauan to Batangas Pier
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
alpsthebus.com
Ferry operators
2 GO Travel
Phone
(+63 2) 528.7209
Email
info@2go.com.ph
Website
travel.2go.com.ph
Car ferry from Caticlan to Batangas
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Super Value Class
$20 - $26
Tourist Class
$24 - $28
Cabin
$29 - $35
Suiteroom for 2
$85 - $95
OceanJet
Website
oceanjet.net
Ferry from Batangas to Calapan
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
oceanjet.net
Tourist Class
$6
Business Class
$7
SuperCat Ferry
Website
supercat.com.ph
Ferry from Batangas to Calapan
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
supercat.com.ph
Montenegro Shipping and Ferries
Starlite Ferries
Phone
+63 43 723 9965
Website
starliteferries.com
Car ferry from Caticlan to Roxas
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
starliteferries.com
Economy
$9
Tourist
$10
Business Class
$11
Super Shuttle Roro
Other operators
Taxi from San Jose to Calapan
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80

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