There are 9 ways to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to San Jose by plane, taxi, ferry, bus or car

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Fly to Legaspi  •  1h 50m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Legaspi (LGP) MNL - LGP

₱2,810 - ₱8,661

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Bus #3  •  13h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Manila Cubao to Polangui Oas

₱1,006 - ₱1,936

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Fly to Naga, taxi  •  2h 12m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Naga (WNP) MNL - WNP
  2. Take a taxi from Naga to San Jose

₱3,843 - ₱10,363

Fly to Virac, ferry  •  4h 15m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Virac (VRC) MNL - VRC
  2. Take the ferry from San Andres to Tabaco

₱3,334 - ₱11,161

Bus via Iriga  •  11h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Manila Pasay to Iriga

₱1,216 - ₱1,722

Bus  •  12h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Manila Pasay to Buhi

₱1,158 - ₱1,575

Bus #2  •  12h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Cubao RSL Terminal to Polangui

₱1,305 - ₱1,435

Taxi  •  6h 21m

  1. Take a taxi from Manila Airport (MNL) to San Jose 432.9 km

₱6,500 - ₱8,000

Drive  •  6h 21m

  1. Drive from Manila Airport (MNL) to San Jose 432.9 km

₱1,700 - ₱2,600

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to San Jose is to bus which costs ₱1,300 - ₱1,500 and takes 12h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to San Jose is to fly which costs ₱2,800 - ₱9,000 and takes 1h 50m.

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The distance between Manila Airport (MNL) and San Jose is 303 km. The road distance is 432.9 km.

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The best way to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to San Jose without a car is to bus via Iriga which takes 11h 57m and costs ₱1,200 - ₱1,800.

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It takes approximately 1h 50m to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to San Jose, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to San Jose is to fly which takes 1h 50m and costs ₱2,800 - ₱9,000. Alternatively, you can bus via Iriga, which costs ₱1,200 - ₱1,800 and takes 11h 57m.

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The quickest flight from Manila Airport to Legaspi Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manila Airport (MNL) to San Jose is 433 km. It takes approximately 6h 21m to drive from Manila Airport (MNL) to San Jose.

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

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There are nine+ hotels available in San Jose. Prices start at ₱5,000 per night.

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What companies run services between Manila Airport (MNL), Philippines and San Jose, Bicol, Philippines?

Philippine Airlines, Cebu Pacific and Cebgo fly from Manila Airport (MNL) to San Jose every 4 hours. Alternatively, Philtranco operates a bus from Manila Pasay to Iriga 3 times a day. Tickets cost ₱650 - ₱950 and the journey takes 10h.

Airlines
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Legaspi
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱2,200 - ₱8,500
Flights from Manila to Naga
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱3,600 - ₱17,000
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Legaspi
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱2,200 - ₱8,000
Flights from Manila to Virac
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₱3,000 - ₱19,000
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Legaspi
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱2,500 - ₱12,000
Bus operators
Philtranco
Phone
(632) 851-8077 to 79
Email
marketing@philtranco.com.ph
Website
philtranco.net
Bus from Manila Pasay to Iriga
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₱650 - ₱950
Schedules at
philtranco.net
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Bus from Manila Pasay to Buhi
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
₱650 - ₱950
Schedules at
philtranco.net
Book at
iwantseats.com
RSL Bus
Phone
(02) 7278194
Email
customerservice@bicolisarog.com
Website
bicolisarog.com
Bus from Cubao RSL Terminal to Polangui
Ave. Duration
10h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₱800
Schedules at
bicolisarog.com
Book at
search.biyaheroes.com
Alps the Bus
Phone
(+63 43) 723-9033
Email
info@alpsthebus.com
Website
alpsthebus.com
Bus from Manila Cubao to Polangui Oas
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₱500 - ₱1,000
Schedules at
alpsthebus.com
Book at
12go.asia
Peñafrancia Tours and Travel
Phone
+63 90588816932
Website
phbus.com
Bus from Manila Cubao to Polangui
Ave. Duration
12h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₱1,225
Schedules at
phbus.com
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Silangan Fast Craft
Website
escapemanila.com
Ferry from San Andres to Tabaco
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₱325
Schedules at
marem.com.ph
Other operators
Taxi from Naga to San Jose
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
₱1,200 - ₱1,500
Ong Bicol Taxi
Phone
+63 999 881 8810
Grab Taxi
Website
grab.com

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