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There are 6 ways to get from Manila to Argao by train, plane, bus, car ferry or taxi

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Train to Manila, fly to Panglao Island  •  6h

  1. Take the train from Doroteo Jose LRT to Gil Puyat LRT
  2. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Panglao Island (TAG) MNL - TAG

$53 - $229

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Fly Manila to Mactan–Cebu, bus  •  6h 18m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Mactan–Cebu (CEB) MNL - CEB
  2. Take the bus from Cebu South Bus Terminal to Argao, Cebu

$36 - $149

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Fly Manila to Dumaguete, car ferry, bus  •  6h 53m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Dumaguete (DGT) MNL - DGT
  2. Take the car ferry from Sibulan to Liloan Port
  3. Take the bus from Liloan to Argao, Cebu

$84 - $484

Bus, bus to Clark International, fly to Panglao Island  •  8h 26m

  1. Take the bus from España Blvd / Nicanor Reyes St Intersection, Manila to West Avenue, Quezon City
  2. Take the bus from Trinoma to Clark International Airport
  3. Fly from Clark International (CRK) to Panglao Island (TAG) CRK - TAG

$104 - $403

Bus to Clark International, fly to Mactan–Cebu, bus  •  8h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Trinoma to Clark International Airport
  2. Fly from Clark International (CRK) to Mactan–Cebu (CEB) CRK - CEB
  3. Take the bus from Cebu South Bus Terminal to Argao, Cebu

$52 - $283

Carferry, taxi  •  23h 58m

  1. Take the carferry from Manila to Cebu Manila - Cebu
  2. Take a taxi from Cebu to Argao

$41 - $69

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manila to Argao is to carferry and taxi which costs ₱2,200 - ₱3,800 and takes 23h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Manila to Argao is to train and fly which costs ₱2,800 - ₱13,000 and takes 6h.

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The distance between Manila and Argao is 598 km.

The best way to get from Manila to Argao without a car is to carferry and taxi which takes 23h 58m and costs ₱2,200 - ₱3,800.

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It takes approximately 6h to get from Manila to Argao, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Manila Airport to Panglao Island Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Philippine Airlines, AirAsia Philippines and Cebu Pacific offer flights from Manila Airport to Panglao Island Airport.

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There are 58+ hotels available in Argao. Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manila to Argao.
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  • Distance: 373.5 miles
  • Duration: 6h

What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and Argao, Central Visayas, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Manila to Argao. However, you can take the train to Gil Puyat LRT, take the walk to Jam Liner/Atrium, take the Airport Bus to NAIA Terminal 2, take the walk to Manila airport, fly to Panglao Island, take the walk to Tagbilaran, then take the car ferry to Argao. Alternatively, you can take the train to Gil Puyat LRT, take the walk to Jam Liner/Atrium, take the Airport Bus to NAIA Terminal 2, take the walk to Manila airport, fly to Mactan–Cebu, take the walk to Mactan–Cebu International Airport, take the bus to Cebu South Bus Terminal, then take the bus to Argao.

Airlines
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Panglao Island
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Manila to Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $260
Flights from Manila to Dumaguete
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $470
Flights from Clark International to Panglao Island
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Clark International to Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Flights from Clark International to Mactan–Cebu via Francisco B. Reyes
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Flights from Clark International to Mactan–Cebu via Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Panglao Island
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $600
Flights from Manila to Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $140
Flights from Manila to Dumaguete
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $150
Flights from Clark International to Panglao Island
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Flights from Clark International to Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $110
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Manila to Panglao Island
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Manila to Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Clark International to Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Flights from Clark International to Mactan–Cebu via Boracay
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Clark International to Mactan–Cebu via Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Train operators
Light rail Transit Authority
Phone
+63 (2) 647-3452
Email
pro@lrta.gov.ph
Website
lrta.gov.ph
Train from Doroteo Jose LRT to Gil Puyat LRT
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
lrta.gov.ph
Bus operators
Ceres Liner
Bus from Cebu South Bus Terminal to Argao, Cebu
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
cebu.gov.ph
Book at
facebook.com
Bus from Liloan to Argao, Cebu
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
cebu.gov.ph
Book at
facebook.com
Jeepney - LTFRB
Phone
426-25-34
Email
ncr.ltfrb@gmail.com
Website
ltfrb.gov.ph
Bus from España Blvd / Nicanor Reyes St Intersection, Manila to West Avenue, Quezon City
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Website
ltfrb.gov.ph
Ferry operators
Maayo Shipping
Phone
+63 917 710 7080
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Sibulan to Liloan Port
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
facebook.com
2 GO Travel
Phone
(+63 2) 528.7209
Email
info@2go.com.ph
Website
travel.2go.com.ph
Car ferry from Manila to Cebu
Ave. Duration
23h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Book at
travel.2go.com.ph
Mega Value Class
$22 - $45
Super Value Class
$26 - $30
Tourist Class
$30 - $45
Cabin for 4
$30 - $45
Cabin for 6
$35 - $50
Stateroom for 2
$95 - $105
Suiteroom for 2
$100 - $105
Other operators
Taxi from Cebu to Argao
Ave. Duration
58m
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Holiday Taxi
Phone
+63 32 345 1622
Atlas TaxiCab
Phone
+63 32 253 6637

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