There are 5 ways to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to Calapan by bus, ferry, car ferry, night bus, bus and ferry or taxi

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Recommended option

Bus, ferry  •  5h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Lipa Bus Stop
  2. Take the ferry from Batangas to Calapan

₱620 - ₱920

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry  •  6h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Batangas Pier
  2. Take the car ferry from Batangas Pier to Calapan

₱399 - ₱8,750

3 alternative options

Night bus, bus, car ferry  •  7h 32m

  1. Take the night bus from Pinaglabanan / Quirino Avenue, Parañaque City, Manila to South Luzon Expressway / Montillano St Intersection, Muntinlupa City, Manila
  2. Take the bus from Alabang to Batangas Pier
  3. Take the car ferry from Batangas Pier to Calapan

₱418 - ₱8,823

Bus, bus and ferry  •  7h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Turbina
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Turbina Bus terminal to Port of Calapan

₱620 - ₱1,045

Taxi, ferry  •  2h 19m

  1. Take a taxi from Manila Airport (MNL) to Batangas
  2. Take the ferry from Batangas to Calapan

₱1,842 - ₱2,371

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The cheapest way to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to Calapan is to bus and car ferry which costs ₱390 - ₱9,000 and takes 6h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to Calapan is to taxi and ferry which costs ₱1,800 - ₱2,400 and takes 2h 19m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manila Airport (MNL) to Calapan. However, there are services departing from NAIA Terminal 3 and arriving at Port of Calapan via Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal and Turbina Bus terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 47m.

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The distance between Manila Airport (MNL) and Calapan is 123 km.

The best way to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to Calapan without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 5h 19m and costs ₱600 - ₱950.

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It takes approximately 5h 19m to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to Calapan, including transfers.

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Manila Airport (MNL) to Calapan bus services, operated by Jam, depart from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal station.

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Manila Airport (MNL) to Calapan bus services, operated by RoRo Bus by Montenegro, arrive at Port of Calapan station.

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There are 13+ hotels available in Calapan. Prices start at ₱5,000 per night.

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Map of how to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to Calapan.
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  • Distance: 123.4 km
  • Duration: 5h 19m

What companies run services between Manila Airport (MNL), Philippines and Calapan, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Manila Airport (MNL) to Calapan. However, you can take the Airport Bus to Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal, take the bus to Lipa Bus Stop, take the walk to Lipa City, take the bus to Batangas City Pier, take the walk to Batangas, then take the ferry to Calapan. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Manila Airport (MNL) to Calapan via Senator Gil Puyat Ave, Lungsod ng Pasay, Manila, Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal, Batangas Pier, and Batangas Pier in around 6h 19m.

Bus operators
Jam
Phone
0917-526-0008
Email
info@jam.com.ph
Website
jam.com.ph
Bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Lipa Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₱150 - ₱180
Schedules at
jam.com.ph
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Batangas Pier
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₱170 - ₱210
Schedules at
jam.com.ph
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Turbina
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₱80 - ₱95
Schedules at
jam.com.ph
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Jeepney - LTFRB
Phone
426-25-34
Email
ncr.ltfrb@gmail.com
Website
ltfrb.gov.ph
Night bus from Pinaglabanan / Quirino Avenue, Parañaque City, Manila to South Luzon Expressway / Montillano St Intersection, Muntinlupa City, Manila
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
₱65 - ₱100
Website
Ltfrb
Alps the Bus
Phone
(+63 43) 723-9033
Email
info@alpsthebus.com
Website
alpsthebus.com
Bus from Alabang to Batangas Pier
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₱130 - ₱190
Schedules at
alpsthebus.com
RoRo Bus by Montenegro
Website
search.biyaheroes.com
Bus and ferry from Turbina Bus terminal to Port of Calapan
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₱390 - ₱800
Schedules at
biyaheroes.com
Ferry operators
OceanJet
Phone
+63(32)255-7560
Email
customerservice@oceanjet.net
Website
oceanjet.net
Ferry from Batangas to Calapan
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₱420 - ₱490
Schedules at
oceanjet.net
Book at
12go.asia
Tourist Class
₱490
Open Air
₱420
SuperCat Ferry
Phone
(+63 32) 233-7000
Email
SuperCat-Customercare@2go.com.ph
Website
supercat.com.ph
Ferry from Batangas to Calapan
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₱250 - ₱410
Schedules at
supercat.com.ph
Book at
12go.asia
Economy
₱259
Tourist
₱367
Business
₱403
Starlite Ferries
Phone
+63 43 723 9965
Email
info@starliteferries.com
Website
starliteferries.com
Car ferry from Batangas Pier to Calapan
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
₱250 - ₱8,500
Schedules at
starliteferries.com
Tourist
₱250
Business Class (available on newer vessels)
₱300
Motorcycle
₱800
Container Van
₱8,500
FastCat Ferry
Phone
+ 632 842 9341 / 42
Email
customercare.apfc@fastcat.com.ph
Website
fastcat.com.ph
Car ferry from Batangas Pier to Calapan
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₱210 - ₱1,800
Schedules at
fastcat.com.ph
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Economy
₱240
Premium Economy
₱290
Business Class
₱335
Light cars/Multicab/Owner
₱1,730
Motorcycle
₱1,100
Bicycle
₱215
Montenegro Shipping and Ferries
Email
operations.msli@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Batangas to Calapan
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₱210 - ₱900
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
montenegrolines.com.ph
Regular
₱240
Bicycle
₱216
Motorcycle
₱864
Super Shuttle Roro
Phone
63 (032) 231 0639
Email
info@supershuttleroro.com
Website
supershuttleroro.com
Car ferry from Batangas to Calapan
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₱200
Schedules at
supershuttleroro.com
Other operators
Taxi from Manila Airport (MNL) to Batangas
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Estimated price
₱1,500 - ₱1,900
MGE Taxi
Phone
+63 2 3636 096
Grab Taxi
Website
grab.com
Dollar Taxi
Phone
+63 2 9212383
Grabtaxi
Phone
+63 915 277 3614

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