There are 6 ways to get from Manila to Balamban by plane, bus, bus and ferry, ferry or car 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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Fly Manila to Cebu, bus  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Cebu (CEB) MNL - CEB
  2. Take the bus from Cebu South Bus Terminal to Balamban

$36 - $149

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Fly Manila to Bacolod, busferry  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Bacolod (BCD) MNL - BCD
  2. Take the busferry from Salvador Benedicto to Toledo

$70 - $290

Bus to Clark International, fly to Cebu, bus  •  8 h 46 min

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

$52 - $283

Fly Manila to Tagbilaran, ferry, bus  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Tagbilaran (TAG) MNL - TAG
  2. Take the ferry from Tagbilaran to Cebu
  3. Take the bus from Cebu South Bus Terminal to Balamban

$64 - $247

Car ferry  •  22 h 45 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Manila to Cebu Manila

$37 - $65

Bus, car ferry  •  30 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Philtranco Pasay to Ormoc 005 / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Pingag Isabel to Dunggoan Danao

$43 - $66

Questions & Answers

The distance between Manila and Balamban is 544 km.

The best way to get from Manila to Balamban without a car is to car ferry which takes 22 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 21 min to get from Manila to Balamban, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Manila Airport to Cebu Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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

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There are four+ hotels available in Balamban. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manila to Balamban.
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  • Distance: 339.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 21 min

What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and Balamban, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Manila to Balamban. 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 Cebu, take the walk to Mactan–Cebu International Airport, take the bus to Cebu South Bus Terminal, then take the bus to Balamban. 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 Bacolod, take the taxi to Salvador Benedicto, take the busferry to Toledo, then take the taxi to Balamban.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Cebu
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $140
Flights from Manila to Bacolod
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Flights from Clark International to Cebu
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Flights from Manila to Tagbilaran
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $600
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Cebu
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $260
Flights from Manila to Bacolod
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Clark International to Cebu
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Flights from Manila to Tagbilaran
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Manila to Cebu
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Clark International to Cebu
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Flights from Clark International to Cebu via Caticlan
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Manila to Tagbilaran
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Bus operators
Ceres Liner
Bus from Cebu South Bus Terminal to Balamban
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
cebu.gov.ph
Book at
facebook.com
Bus and ferry from Salvador Benedicto to Toledo
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
superferrypromofare.com
Philtranco
Website
philtranco.net
Bus from Philtranco Pasay to Ormoc
Ave. Duration
21 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
philtranco.net
Ferry operators
OceanJet
Website
oceanjet.net
Ferry from Tagbilaran to Cebu
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
oceanjet.net
Book at
12go.asia
Tourist Class
$15
Business Class
$19
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
22 h
Frequency
Once 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
E.B. Aznar Shipping Corporation
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Pingag Isabel to Dunggoan Danao
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
facebook.com

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