There are 4 ways to get from Legazpi to Samar by car ferry, bus and ferry, ferry, bus or plane

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Car ferry, bus and ferry, passenger motor bancas , Mini Van  •  14 h 14 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Pilar to Masbate
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Masbate City to Cataiñgan
  3. Take the passenger motor bancas from Cataiñgan Port to Calbayog
  4. Take the Mini Van from VS Grand Tours Calbayog to VS Grand Tours Catbalogan
  5. Take the Mini Van from VS Grand Tours Catbalogan to Tacloban City

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Bus  •  35 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Legaspi to Manila Pasay
  2. Take the bus from Philtranco Pasay to Tacloban 009

$40 - $62

2 alternative options

Bus, Mini Van  •  38 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Legaspi to Manila Cubao
  2. Take the bus from Manila Cubao to Ormoc
  3. Take the Mini Van from Ormoc to VS Grand Tours Tacloban

$47 - $52

Fly  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Legaspi (LGP) to Tacloban (TAC) LGP - TAC

$83 - $375

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Legazpi to Samar. However, there are services departing from Legaspi and arriving at Tacloban via Philtranco Pasay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 50 min.

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The distance between Legazpi and Samar is 200 km.

The best way to get from Legazpi to Samar without a car is to car ferry and bus and ferry and passenger motor bancas and Mini Van which takes 14 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 14 h 14 min to get from Legazpi to Samar, including transfers.

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Legazpi to Samar bus services, operated by Philtranco, depart from Legaspi station.

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The best way to get from Legazpi to Samar is to bus which takes 35 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 4 h 18 min.

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There is no direct flight from Legaspi Airport to Tacloban Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Legazpi to Samar bus services, operated by Philtranco, arrive at Tacloban station.

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Cebgo, Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific offer flights from Legaspi Airport to Tacloban Airport.

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There are five+ hotels available in Samar. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Legazpi to Samar.
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  • Distance: 124.7 miles
  • Duration: 14 h 14 min

What companies run services between Legazpi, Philippines and Samar, Philippines?

You can take a bus from Legazpi to Tacloban via Manila Pasay and Philtranco Pasay in around 35 h 50 min. Alternatively, Cebu Pacific, Philippine Airlines and Cebgo fly from Legazpi to Tacloban 5 times a day.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Legaspi to Tacloban via Manila
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Legaspi to Tacloban via Manila
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Legaspi to Tacloban via Cebu
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Bus operators
Bicol Isarog
Website
bicolisarog.com
Bus and ferry from Masbate City to Cataiñgan
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
bicolisarog.com
VS Grand Tours
Website
vsgrandtours.com
Bus from VS Grand Tours Calbayog to VS Grand Tours Catbalogan
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
vsgrandtours.com
Book at
facebook.com
Bus from VS Grand Tours Catbalogan to Tacloban City
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
vsgrandtours.com
Book at
facebook.com
Bus from Ormoc to VS Grand Tours Tacloban
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
vsgrandtours.com
Book at
facebook.com
Philtranco
Website
philtranco.net
Bus from Legaspi to Manila Pasay
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
philtranco.net
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Bus from Philtranco Pasay to Tacloban
Ave. Duration
23 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
philtranco.net
Alps the Bus
Website
alpsthebus.com
Bus from Legaspi to Manila Cubao
Ave. Duration
12 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
alpsthebus.com
Pintados Bus
Website
phbus.com
Bus from Manila Cubao to Ormoc
Ave. Duration
22 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
bicolisarog.com
Book at
bicolisarog.com
Ferry operators
Montenegro Shipping and Ferries
passenger motor bancas
Ferry from Cataiñgan Port to Calbayog
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10

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