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There are 3 ways to get from Leyte to Santa Magdalena by bus, car ferry, ferry, taxi or plane

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Van, minivan, car ferry, ferry, taxi

  1. Take the Van from Leyte to Tacloban
  2. Take the minivan from Van-van Tours Tacloban to Ormoc
  3. Take the car ferry from Ormoc to Cebu
  4. Take the ferry from Cebu to Masbate City
  5. Take the car ferry from Masbate City to Pilar
  6. Take a taxi from Pilar to Santa Magdalena

2 alternative options

Van to Tacloban, fly, taxi

  1. Take the Van from Leyte to Tacloban
  2. Fly from Tacloban (TAC) to Legaspi (LGP)
  3. Take a taxi from Legaspi to Santa Magdalena

Taxi, ferry to Mactan–Cebu, fly

  1. Take a taxi from Leyte to Ormoc
  2. Take the ferry from Ormoc to Cebu
  3. Fly from Mactan–Cebu (CEB) to Legaspi (LGP)
  4. Take a taxi from Legaspi to Santa Magdalena
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The most affordable way to get from Leyte to Santa Magdalena is to Van and minivan and car ferry and ferry and taxi, which costs ₱3,700 - ₱10,000 and takes 32h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Leyte to Santa Magdalena is to taxi and ferry and fly which costs ₱5,000 - ₱17,000 and takes 8h 11m.

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The distance between Leyte and Santa Magdalena is 148 km.

The best way to get from Leyte to Santa Magdalena without a car is to Van and minivan and car ferry and ferry and taxi which takes 32h 25m and costs ₱3,700 - ₱10,000.

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It takes approximately 32h 25m to get from Leyte to Santa Magdalena, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Tacloban Airport to Legaspi Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 35m and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Leyte to Santa Magdalena.
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  • Distance: 147.8 km
  • Duration: 32h 25m

What companies run services between Leyte, Philippines and Santa Magdalena, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Leyte to Santa Magdalena. However, you can take the Van to Van-van Tours Tacloban, take the minivan to Ormoc, take the walk to Ormoc, take the car ferry to Cebu, take the walk to Cebu, take the ferry to Masbate City, take the walk to Masbate City, take the car ferry to Pilar, then take the taxi to Santa Magdalena. Alternatively, you can take the Van to Tacloban, take the taxi to Tacloban airport, fly to Legaspi, then take the taxi to Santa Magdalena.

Airlines
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Tacloban to Legaspi via Manila
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱2,300 - ₱9,500
Flights from Tacloban to Legaspi via Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
7h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱3,500 - ₱12,000
Flights from Tacloban to Legaspi via Mactan–Cebu, Manila
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₱3,500 - ₱12,000
Flights from Tacloban to Legaspi via Manila, Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱3,500 - ₱12,000
Flights from Mactan–Cebu to Legaspi
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱2,100 - ₱13,000
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Tacloban to Legaspi via Manila
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱900 - ₱6,000
Flights from Mactan–Cebu to Legaspi
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱1,400 - ₱5,500
Bus operators
Van
Bus from Leyte to Tacloban
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₱190
Van Van Tours
Website
web.facebook.com
Bus from Van-van Tours Tacloban to Ormoc
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₱170
Schedules at
web.facebook.com
Ferry operators
Lite Ferries
Phone
(032)413-2830
Email
info@liteferries.com.ph
Website
liteferries.com.ph
Car ferry from Ormoc to Cebu
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₱430 - ₱550
Schedules at
liteferries.com.ph
Book at
liteshipping.barkota.com
Standard
₱430
Tourist
₱545
Roble Shipping Inc.
Phone
(032) 419-1190 to 95
Email
inquiry@robleshipping.com
Website
robleshipping.com
Car ferry from Ormoc to Cebu
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
₱420 - ₱5,500
Schedules at
robleshipping.com
Tourist
₱545
Economy non-ac
₱430
Sitting
₱420
Cabin
₱950
Motorcycle
₱764
Car
₱5,300
Cokaliong Shipping
Phone
(032) 232-7211
Website
cokaliongshipping.com
Ferry from Cebu to Masbate City
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₱850 - ₱1,100
Schedules at
cokaliongshipping.com
Economy
₱860
Tourist
₱1,025
Suite Room
₱4,255
Montenegro Shipping and Ferries
Email
operations.msli@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Masbate City to Pilar
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₱288
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
montenegrolines.com.ph
SuperCat Ferry
Phone
(+63 32) 233-7000
Email
SuperCat-Customercare@2go.com.ph
Website
supercat.com.ph
Ferry from Ormoc to Cebu
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₱600 - ₱1,200
Schedules at
supercat.com.ph
Book at
supercat.com.ph
Tourist
₱900
Business
₱1,200
Economy
₱600
OceanJet
Phone
+63(32)255-7560
Email
customerservice@oceanjet.net
Website
oceanjet.net
Ferry from Ormoc to Cebu
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₱750 - ₱1,500
Schedules at
oceanjet.net
Book at
12go.asia
Tourist Class
₱840
Business Class
₱1,500
Open Air
₱780
Other operators
Taxi from Pilar to Santa Magdalena
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Estimated price
₱1,800 - ₱2,300
Early Riser Transport Service
Phone
(052) 480 8294
Albay Transport Service
Phone
+63910 547 9601
Website
albay-transport-service.business.site

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