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There are 4 ways to get from Manila to Balanga by bus, taxi or car

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Bus Victory Liners  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Manila Sampaloc to San Fernando
  2. Take the bus from San Fernando to Balanga

$6 - $9

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Bus Bataan Transit  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from Bataan Transit Avenida to Balanga, Bataan Avenida

$4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manila to Balanga 75.7 miles

$30 - $45

Drive  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Manila to Balanga 75.7 miles

$9 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Manila to Balanga is to bus which costs ₱200 and takes 4 h.

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The quickest way to get from Manila to Balanga is to taxi which costs ₱1,800 - ₱2,200 and takes 1 h 32 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bataan Transit Avenida and arriving at Balanga, Bataan. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h.

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The distance between Manila and Balanga is 49 km. The road distance is 121.1 km.

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The best way to get from Manila to Balanga without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 9 min and costs ₱320 - ₱480.

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It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to get from Manila to Balanga, including transfers.

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Manila to Balanga bus services, operated by Victory Liners, depart from Manila Sampaloc station.

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Manila to Balanga bus services, operated by Genesis Transport, arrive at Balanga station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manila to Balanga is 121 km. It takes approximately 1 h 32 min to drive from Manila to Balanga.

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There are 12+ hotels available in Balanga. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 30.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 9 min

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

You can take a bus from Manila to Balanga via San Fernando in around 3 h 9 min.

Bus operators
Bataan Transit
Phone
+63 2 294 6016
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Bataan Transit Avenida to Balanga, Bataan
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Other operators
Taxi from Manila to Balanga
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Basic Taxi
Phone
+63 2 352 7777
MGE Taxi
Phone
+63 2 3636 096

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