There are 6 ways to get from Manila to Balete by bus, train, night bus, taxi or car

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

Bus  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Tanauan

$5 - $10

5 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from España to Calamba Southbound

$10 - $12

Bus via Taft Ave, Lungsod ng Pasay  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Valariano Fugoso, Manila to Taft Ave, Lungsod ng Pasay Libertad Retiro via Sta Cruz / ...
  2. Take the bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Tanauan

$5 - $9

Night bus, bus  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the night bus from Epifanio de los Santos Avenue, Lungsod ng Pasay to Starmall Footbridge, Starmall Starmall Service Rd, Muntinlupa City, Manila PASAYRTDA-SCATALABNGvFTISERVICERD / ...
  2. Take the bus from Alabang to Malvar

$7 - $11

Taxi  •  58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manila to Balete 49 miles

$22 - $27

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Manila to Balete 49 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Manila to Balete is to drive which costs ₱330 - ₱490 and takes 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manila to Balete is to taxi which costs ₱1,200 - ₱1,500 and takes 58 min.

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The distance between Manila and Balete is 66 km. The road distance is 78.4 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to get from Manila to Balete, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and Balete, CALABARZON, Philippines?

Jam operates a bus from Manila to Balete hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 1 h 41 min. Alternatively, Philippine National Railways operates a train from Manila to Balete once daily. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 2 h 13 min.

Train operators
Philippine National Railways
Website
pnr.gov.ph
Train from España to Calamba
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
pnr.gov.ph
Ordinary
$1
Aircon
$1 - $2
Bus operators
Jam
Website
jam.com.ph
Bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Tanauan
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
jam.com.ph
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Jeepney - LTFRB
Website
ltfrb.gov.ph
Bus from Valariano Fugoso, Manila to Taft Ave, Lungsod ng Pasay
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Website
ltfrb.gov.ph
Night bus from Epifanio de los Santos Avenue, Lungsod ng Pasay to Starmall Footbridge, Starmall Starmall Service Rd, Muntinlupa City, Manila
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
ltfrb.gov.ph
Alps the Bus
Website
alpsthebus.com
Bus from Alabang to Malvar
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
alpsthebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Manila to Balete
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Basic Taxi
Phone
+63 2 352 7777
MGE Taxi
Phone
+63 2 3636 096

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