There are 7 ways to get from Manila to Ambulong Island by train, plane, bus, car ferry, ferry 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.

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Train to Manila, fly to San Jose  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Doroteo Jose LRT to Gil Puyat LRT
  2. Fly from Manila (MNL) to San Jose (SJI) MNL - SJI

$43 - $194

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Bus  •  11 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Partas Bus Station Pasay to San Jose, Occidental Mindoro

$11 - $18

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Bus to Clark International, fly to San Jose  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Trinoma to Clark International Airport
  2. Fly from Clark International (CRK) to San Jose (SJI) CRK - SJI

$59 - $298

Fly Manila to Caticlan, car ferry  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Caticlan (MPH) MNL - MPH
  2. Take the car ferry from Caticlan to Bulalacao

$66 - $226

Fly Manila to Busuanga, ferry  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Busuanga (USU) MNL - USU
  2. Take the ferry from Coron to San Jose, Mindoro

$84 - $352

Bus to Clark International, fly to Busuanga, ferry  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Trinoma to Clark International Airport
  2. Fly from Clark International (CRK) to Busuanga (USU) CRK - USU
  3. Take the ferry from Coron to San Jose, Mindoro

$100 - $416

Bus and ferry  •  10 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dimple Star Manila to San Jose, Occidental Mindoro

$19 - $20

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The distance between Manila and Ambulong Island is 266 km.

The best way to get from Manila to Ambulong Island without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 10 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 10 min to get from Manila to Ambulong Island, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Manila Airport to San Jose Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Cebu Pacific offers flights from Manila Airport to San Jose Airport.

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There are two+ hotels available in Ambulong Island. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manila to Ambulong Island.
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  • Distance: 166 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 10 min

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

Partas operates a bus from Manila to Ambulong Island 4 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $17 and the journey takes 10 h.

Airlines
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Clark International to San Jose
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from Manila to Caticlan
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $370
Flights from Clark International to Busuanga
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Flights from Manila to Caticlan
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Caticlan
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Flights from Manila to Busuanga
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $270
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Manila to Caticlan
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Train operators
Light rail Transit Authority
Website
lrta.gov.ph
Train from Doroteo Jose LRT to Gil Puyat LRT
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
lrta.gov.ph
Bus operators
Dimple Star Transport
Phone
+63 2 475 9024
Website
facebook.com
Bus and ferry from Dimple Star Manila to San Jose, Occidental Mindoro
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
facebook.com
Partas
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Partas Bus Station Pasay to San Jose, Occidental Mindoro
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
biyaheroes.com
Ferry operators
FastCat Ferry
M/BCA Bunso Transport
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Coron to San Jose, Mindoro
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
biyaheroes.com

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