There are 6 ways to get from Manila to Balimbing by plane, car ferry, bus and ferry or bus

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 to Tawitawi  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Tawitawi (TWT) MNL - TWT

$133 - $554

Cheapest option

Car ferry  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Manila to Zamboanga Manila
  2. Take the car ferry from Zamboanga to Bongao

$58 - $90

4 alternative options

Fly to Zamboanga, car ferry  •  16 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Zamboanga (ZAM) MNL - ZAM
  2. Take the car ferry from Zamboanga to Bongao

$70 - $106

Fly to Lahad Datu, travel  •  12 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Lahad Datu (LDU) MNL - LDU
  2. Travel from Lahad Datu to Balimbing

Fly to Tawau, travel  •  11 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Tawau (TWU) MNL - TWU
  2. Travel from Tawau to Balimbing

Bus and ferry, bus, car ferry  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Philtranco Pasay to Cagayan De Oro
  2. Take the bus from Cagayan de Oro to Zamboanga
  3. Take the car ferry from Zamboanga to Bongao

$66 - $99

Questions & Answers

The distance between Manila and Balimbing is 1067 km.

The best way to get from Manila to Balimbing without a car is to car ferry which takes 2 days 7 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to get from Manila to Balimbing, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Manila Airport to Tawitawi Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Cebgo, Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific offer flights from Manila Airport to Tawitawi Airport.

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Map of how to get from Manila to Balimbing.
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  • Distance: 666.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 9 min

What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and Balimbing, Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, Philippines?

Cebu Pacific, Cebgo and Philippine Airlines fly from Manila to Balimbing 3 times a day.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Tawitawi via Zamboanga
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Manila to Tawitawi via Cebu, Zamboanga
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Manila to Zamboanga
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Flights from Manila to Zamboanga via Cebu
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Lahad Datu via Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Manila to Lahad Datu via Bandar Seri Begawan, Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$450 - $800
Flights from Manila to Lahad Datu via Kuala Lumpur, Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
13 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $2,100
Flights from Manila to Lahad Datu via Taiwan Taoyuan, Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,200
Flights from Manila to Tawau via Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Manila to Tawau via Taiwan Taoyuan, Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Manila to Tawau via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Manila to Tawau via Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Manila to Tawau via Bandar Seri Begawan, Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $350
Flights from Manila to Tawau via Hong Kong, Kota Kinabalu
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Zamboanga
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Flights from Manila to Zamboanga via Davao
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Tawitawi via Zamboanga
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Bus operators
Philtranco
Website
philtranco.net
Bus and ferry from Philtranco Pasay to Cagayan De Oro
Ave. Duration
31 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
philtranco.net
RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated)
Phone
+63 88 858 5887
Bus from Cagayan de Oro to Zamboanga
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
facebook.com
Ferry operators
Aleson Shipping
Phone
63 (062) 992-0970
Website
aleson-shipping.com
Car ferry from Zamboanga to Bongao
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
aleson-shipping.com
2 GO Travel
Phone
(+63 2) 528.7209
Email
info@2go.com.ph
Website
travel.2go.com.ph
Car ferry from Manila to Zamboanga
Ave. Duration
42 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Super Value Class
$50 - $70
Mega Value Class
$50 - $70
Tourist Class
$50 - $75
Cabin for 4
$70 - $85
Stateroom for 2
$140 - $170
Suiteroom for 2
$150 - $180

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