There are 4 ways to get from Mactan Island to Boracay (Island) by plane, bus, ferry, car ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Caticlan  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Cebu (CEB) to Caticlan (MPH) CEB - MPH

$47 - $247

Cheapest option

Ferry, bus  •  19 h 30 min

  1. Take the ferry from Cebu to Iloilo
  2. Take the bus from Tagbak Terminal, Iloilo City to Caticlan, Malay
  3. Take the ferry from Caticlan to Boracay

$26 - $61

2 alternative options

Fly to Kalibo, bus, ferry  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Cebu (CEB) to Kalibo (KLO) CEB - KLO
  2. Take the bus from Kalibo Airport to Caticlan
  3. Take the ferry from Caticlan to Boracay

$47 - $190

Car ferry, drive, ferry  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Toledo to San Carlos
  2. Drive from San Carlos to Bacolod
  3. Take the ferry from Bacolod to Iloilo
  4. Drive from Iloilo to Caticlan
  5. Take the ferry from Caticlan to Boracay

$45 - $60

Questions & Answers

The distance between Mactan Island and Boracay (Island) is 291 km.

It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to get from Mactan Island to Boracay (Island), including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Cebu Airport to Caticlan Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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

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There are 255+ hotels available in Boracay (Island). Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Mactan Island to Cebu Airport is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Mactan Island to Boracay (Island).
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  • Distance: 182.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 17 min

What companies run services between Mactan Island, Central Visayas, Philippines and Boracay (Island), Western Visayas, Philippines?

AirAsia Philippines, Cebu Pacific and two other airlines fly from Lapu-Lapu City to Manoc-Manoc 4 times a day.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Cebu to Caticlan
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Flights from Cebu to Kalibo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $140
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Cebu to Caticlan
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Cebu to Kalibo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Cebu to Caticlan
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $400
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Cebu to Caticlan
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Bus operators
Southwest Tours
Website
southwesttoursboracay.com
Bus from Kalibo Airport to Caticlan
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
southwesttoursboracay.com
Book at
12go.asia
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
Ferry operators
Oyster Ferry
Website
oysterferry.com
Ferry from Caticlan to Boracay
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
oysterferry.com
Cokaliong Shipping
Website
cokaliongshipping.com
Ferry from Cebu to Iloilo
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
cokaliongshipping.com
Economy
$15
Tourist
$17
Cabin
$19
Suite Room
$45
Trans Asia Shipping
Website
transasiashipping.com
Ferry from Cebu City to Iloilo
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $45
Schedules at
transasiashipping.com
Private
$45
Cabin
$19
Tourist
$17
2nd Class
$15
E.B. Aznar Shipping Corporation
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Toledo to San Carlos
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
facebook.com
OceanJet
Website
oceanjet.net
Ferry from Bacolod to Iloilo
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
oceanjet.net
Open Air / Tourist Class
$6

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