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

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 Butuan, bus  •  5h 45m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Butuan (BXU) MNL - BXU
  2. Take the bus from Butuan to Rosario

$101 - $227

Cheapest option

Fly to Davao, bus  •  6h 38m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Davao (DVO) MNL - DVO
  2. Take the bus from Abreeza to Monyako
  3. Take the bus from Monyako to Mangagoy

$47 - $192

5 alternative options

Fly to Laguindingan, taxi  •  7h 48m

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

$164 - $309

Car ferry, drive  •  39h 42m

  1. Take the car ferry from Manila to Cagayan De Oro Port Manila
  2. Drive from Cagayan De Oro to San Jose

$66 - $107

Bus and ferry, bus, taxi  •  39h 14m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Philtranco Pasay to Davao
  2. Take the bus from Abreeza to Monyako
  3. Take a taxi from Monyako to San Jose

$71 - $108

Car ferry, bus  •  42h 17m

  1. Take the car ferry from Manila to Nasipit Pier, Butuan Manila
  2. Take the bus from Butuan to Rosario

$75 - $106

Bus, bus and ferry  •  2 days 0h

  1. Take the bus from Manila Cubao to Ormoc
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Ormoc to Davao City
  3. Take the bus from Davao City to Mangagoy

$54 - $76

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to San Jose is to bus and bus and ferry which costs ₱2,900 - ₱4,100 and takes 2 days 0h.

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The quickest way to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to San Jose is to fly and bus which costs ₱5,000 - ₱13,000 and takes 5h 45m.

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The distance between Manila Airport (MNL) and San Jose is 913 km.

The best way to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to San Jose without a car is to bus and ferry and bus and taxi which takes 39h 14m and costs ₱3,800 - ₱6,000.

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It takes approximately 5h 45m to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to San Jose, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Manila Airport to Butuan Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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

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Map of how to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to San Jose.
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  • Distance: 570.3 miles
  • Duration: 5h 45m

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

There is no direct connection from Manila Airport (MNL) to San Jose. However, you can fly to Butuan, take the taxi to Butuan, take the bus to Rosario, then take the taxi to San Jose. Alternatively, you can fly to Davao, take the taxi to Abreeza, take the bus to Monyako, take the bus to Mangagoy, then take the taxi to San Jose.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Butuan
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $250
Flights from Manila to Davao
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $170
Flights from Manila to Davao via Bacolod–Silay
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $170
Flights from Manila to Davao via Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $170
Flights from Manila to Laguindingan
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Manila to Laguindingan via Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Manila to Laguindingan via Iloilo
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Butuan
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Manila to Butuan via Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Manila to Davao
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Manila to Davao via Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Manila to Laguindingan
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $260
Flights from Manila to Laguindingan via Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $260
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Manila to Davao
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Flights from Manila to Laguindingan
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Bus operators
Bachelor Express
Phone
+63(082) 285-6486
Bus from Butuan to Rosario
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
davaoterminal.page.tl
Bus from Monyako to Mangagoy
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
davaoterminal.page.tl
Bus and ferry from Ormoc to Davao City
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Schedules at
davaoterminal.page.tl
Bus from Davao City to Mangagoy
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
davaoterminal.page.tl
Davao Metro Shuttle
Philtranco
Phone
(632) 851-8077 to 79
Email
marketing@philtranco.com.ph
Website
philtranco.net
Bus and ferry from Philtranco Pasay to Davao
Ave. Duration
34h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
philtranco.net
Pintados Bus
Website
phbus.com
Bus from Manila Cubao to Ormoc
Ave. Duration
22h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
bicolisarog.com
Book at
bicolisarog.com
Ferry operators
2 GO Travel
Phone
(+63 2) 528.7209
Email
info@2go.com.ph
Website
travel.2go.com.ph
Car ferry from Manila to Cagayan De Oro Port
Ave. Duration
33h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Mega Value Class
$36
Super Value Class
$36
Tourist Class
$41
Cabin
$56
Stateroom for 2
$121
Suiteroom for 2
$125
Car ferry from Manila to Nasipit Pier, Butuan
Ave. Duration
35h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Mega Value Class
$35 - $50
Tourist Class
$40 - $50
Cabin for 4
$45 - $55
Stateroom for 2
$105 - $115
Suiteroom for 2
$121
Other operators
Taxi from Laguindingan to San Jose
Ave. Duration
6h 23m
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Cagayan de Oro First Taxi Drivers Alliance (Cafitada)
Phone
+63 927 631 9852

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