There are 2 ways to get from Manila to Bantayan Island by car ferry, bus and ferry, plane or ferry

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Car ferry, bus and ferry  •  29 h 47 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Manila to Cebu Manila
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Cebu North Bus Terminal to Bantayan

$28 - $60

1 alternative option

Fly, Local Boat  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Bacolod (BCD) MNL - BCD
  2. Take the Local Boat from Cadiz City Port to Bantayan

$65 - $280

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manila to Bantayan Island is to car ferry and bus and ferry which costs ₱1,400 - ₱3,200 and takes 29 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manila to Bantayan Island is to fly and Local Boat which costs ₱3,400 - ₱15,000 and takes 7 h 15 min.

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The distance between Manila and Bantayan Island is 482 km.

It takes approximately 29 h 47 min to get from Manila to Bantayan Island, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Manila to Bantayan Island.
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  • Distance: 301.1 miles
  • Duration: 29 h 47 min

What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and Bantayan Island, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Manila to Bantayan. However, you can take the car ferry to Cebu, take the walk to Pier 1, Cebu City, take the bus to North Bus Terminal, take the walk to Cebu North Bus Terminal, then take the bus and ferry to Bantayan. 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, take the taxi to Cadiz City Port, then take the Local Boat to Bantayan.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Bacolod
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Bacolod
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Bus operators
Ceres Liner
Bus and ferry from Cebu North Bus Terminal to Bantayan
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $12
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
22 h
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
$101 - $106
Local Boat
Ferry from Cadiz City Port to Bantayan
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6

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