There are 7 ways to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to San Jose by plane, taxi, ferry, bus 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.

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Fly to Legaspi  •  1 h 52 min

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

$50 - $253

Cheapest option

Bus Alps the Bus  •  13 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Manila Cubao to Polangui Oas

$15 - $30

5 alternative options

Fly to Naga, taxi  •  2 h 12 min

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

$64 - $273

Fly to Virac, ferry  •  3 h 55 min

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

$58 - $197

Bus Philtranco  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Manila Pasay to Iriga

$23 - $32

Taxi  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manila Airport (MNL) to San Jose 270.7 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Manila Airport (MNL) to San Jose 270.7 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The distance between Manila Airport (MNL) and San Jose is 303 km. The road distance is 433.2 km.

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The best way to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to San Jose without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 52 min 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 1 h 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 35 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Manila Airport (MNL) to San Jose is 433 km. It takes approximately 6 h 19 min to drive from Manila Airport (MNL) to San Jose.

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

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There are six+ hotels available in San Jose. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to San Jose.
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  • Distance: 189.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 52 min

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

Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific fly from Manila Airport (MNL) to San Jose 5 times a day. Alternatively, Philtranco operates a bus from Manila Airport (MNL) to San Jose every 4 hours. Tickets cost $13 - $20 and the journey takes 8 h 51 min.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Legaspi
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from Manila to Virac
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $190
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Legaspi
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Naga
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $440
Bus operators
Philtranco
Website
philtranco.net
Bus from Manila Pasay to Iriga
Ave. Duration
8 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
philtranco.net
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Alps the Bus
Website
alpsthebus.com
Bus from Manila Cubao to Polangui Oas
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
alpsthebus.com
Peñafrancia Tours and Travel
Website
phbus.com
Bus from Manila Cubao to Polangui Oas
Ave. Duration
10 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
phbus.com
Book at
biyaheroes.com
Bicol Isarog
Website
bicolisarog.com
Bus from Isarog Lines Cubao to Polangui
Ave. Duration
9 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
bicolisarog.com
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Ferry operators
Silangan Fast Craft
Website
escapemanila.com
Ferry from San Andres to Tabaco
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
marem.com.ph
Calixta Ferry
Website
escapemanila.com
Ferry from San Andres to Tabaco
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
marem.com.ph
Other operators
Taxi from Naga to San Jose
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$14 - $18

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