There are 3 ways to get from Manila to Ambil Island by ferry or bus

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

Ferry, travel  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the ferry from Manila to Mariveles
  2. Travel from Mariveles to Ambil Island

2 alternative options

Bus Bataan Transit, travel  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Bataan Transit Avenida to Mariveles
  2. Travel from Mariveles to Ambil Island

Bus Jam, travel  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Lemery, Batangas
  2. Travel from Lemery, Batangas to Ambil Island

Questions & Answers

The distance between Manila and Ambil Island is 115 km.

The best way to get from Manila to Ambil Island without a car is to ferry and travel which takes 3 h 27 min and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Manila to Ambil Island, including transfers.

More details

Map of how to get from Manila to Ambil Island.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 72.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 27 min

What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and Ambil Island, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Manila to Ambil Island. However, you can take the ferry to Mariveles then take the travel to Ambil Island. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Mariveles then take the travel to Ambil Island.

Bus operators
Bataan Transit
Website
bataantransit.com
Bus from Bataan Transit Avenida to Mariveles
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
bataantransit.com
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Jam
Website
jam.com.ph
Bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Lemery, Batangas
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
jam.com.ph
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Ferry operators
El Greco Group
Website
elgrecomanila.com
Ferry from Manila to Mariveles
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
elgrecomanila.com
Lower Economy
$4
Upper Economy
$4
First Class
$5
V.I.P Cabin
$7

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