There are 3 ways to get from Manila to Balatero by bus and ferry, bus, ferry or car

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Recommended option

Bus and ferry  •  4h 32m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Manila CityState Tower to Puerto Gallera

₱1,085 - ₱1,110

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry  •  5h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Batangas Pier
  2. Take the ferry from Batangas to Balatero Puerto Galera

₱505 - ₱740

1 alternative option

Drive, ferry  •  2h 24m

  1. Drive from Manila to Batangas Pier
  2. Take the ferry from Batangas Pier to Puerto Gallera

₱737 - ₱1,261

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The cheapest way to get from Manila to Balatero is to bus and ferry via Batangas which costs ₱500 - ₱750 and takes 5h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Manila to Balatero is to drive and ferry which costs ₱700 - ₱1,300 and takes 2h 24m.

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The distance between Manila and Balatero is 122 km.

The best way to get from Manila to Balatero without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 4h 32m and costs ₱1,080 - ₱1,110.

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It takes approximately 4h 32m to get from Manila to Balatero, including transfers.

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There are 120+ hotels available in Balatero. Prices start at ₱5,000 per night.

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

Si-Kat Bus and Ferry operates a vehicle from Manila CityState Tower to Puerto Gallera once daily. Tickets cost ₱1,000 and the journey takes 4h 30m.

Bus operators
Si-Kat Bus and Ferry
Phone
(632) 708-9628
Email
info@sikatferrybus.com
Website
sikatferrybus.com
Bus and ferry from Manila CityState Tower to Puerto Gallera
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₱1,000
Schedules at
sikatferrybus.com
Jam
Phone
0917-526-0008
Email
info@jam.com.ph
Website
jam.com.ph
Bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Batangas Pier
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₱170 - ₱210
Schedules at
jam.com.ph
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Ferry operators
Island Water
Phone
+63 925 712 7861
Email
customercare@shogunships.com
Website
islandwater.ph
Ferry from Batangas to Balatero Puerto Galera
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
₱320 - ₱500
Schedules at
islandwater.ph
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Tourist Class
₱320
VIP Class
₱500
Ferry from Batangas Pier to Puerto Gallera
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₱420 - ₱600
Schedules at
islandwater.ph
Book at
12go.asia
Tourist
₱420
VIP
₱600
Minolo Shipping
Phone
+63 917 839 2680
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Batangas Pier to Puerto Gallera
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₱315
Schedules at
facebook.com
RDI Genesis Shipping Inc.
Phone
0927 632 9347
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Batangas Pier to Muelle Puerto Gallera
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
₱284
Schedules at
facebook.com

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