• Our partners include:

  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia
  • Uber
  • Rentalcars.com

There are 5 ways to get from Manila to Balamban by plane, bus, bus and 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.

Recommended option

Fly Manila to Mactan–Cebu, bus  •  6h 10m

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

$36 - $149

4 alternative options

Fly Manila to Bacolod–Silay, bus and ferry  •  9h 40m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Bacolod–Silay (BCD) MNL - BCD
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Salvador Benedicto to Toledo

$70 - $290

Bus to Clark International, fly to Mactan–Cebu, bus  •  8h 46m

  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 Balamban

$52 - $283

Car ferry  •  22h 45m

  1. Take the car ferry from Manila to Cebu Manila

$37 - $64

Bus, car ferry  •  30h 4m

  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 cheapest way to get from Manila to Balamban is to bus and car ferry which costs ₱2,300 - ₱3,600 and takes 30h 4m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Manila to Balamban is to fly and bus which costs ₱1,900 - ₱8,000 and takes 6h 10m.

More details

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 22h 45m and costs ₱2,000 - ₱3,500.

More details

It takes approximately 6h 10m to get from Manila to Balamban, including transfers.

More details

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

Search flights

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

Search flights

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

More details

Map of how to get from Manila to Balamban.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 339.9 miles
  • Duration: 6h 10m

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 Mactan–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–Silay, take the taxi to Salvador Benedicto, take the bus and ferry to Toledo, then take the taxi to Balamban.

Airlines
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $260
Flights from Manila to Bacolod–Silay
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Manila to Bacolod–Silay via Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
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 Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $140
Flights from Manila to Bacolod–Silay
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $240
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 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
Bus operators
Ceres Liner
Bus from Cebu South Bus Terminal to Balamban
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
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
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
superferrypromofare.com
Philtranco
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 Cebu
Ave. Duration
22h
Frequency
4 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
E.B. Aznar Shipping Corporation
Phone
+63 32 238 0042
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Pingag Isabel to Dunggoan Danao
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
facebook.com

Want to know more about travelling around Philippines

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.