There are 4 ways to get from Manila to Bato by plane, bus or car ferry

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, Minivan  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Tacloban (TAC) MNL - TAC
  2. Take the Minivan from Tacloban to Maasin

$60 - $194

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry  •  28 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Batangas
  2. Take the car ferry from Batangas Pier to Cebu
  3. Take the car ferry from Cebu to Port of Bato

$17 - $26

2 alternative options

Bus  •  25 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Manila Cubao to Maasin

$47 - $50

Car ferry  •  27 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Manila to Cebu Manila
  2. Take the car ferry from Cebu to Port of Bato

$27 - $59

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manila to Bato is to bus and car ferry which costs ₱900 - ₱1,500 and takes 28 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manila to Bato is to fly and Minivan which costs ₱3,200 - ₱11,000 and takes 7 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct ferry from Manila to Bato. However, there are services departing from Manila and arriving at Port of Bato via Cebu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h.

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The distance between Manila and Bato is 630 km.

The best way to get from Manila to Bato without a car is to bus which takes 25 h 55 min and costs ₱2,500 - ₱2,700.

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It takes approximately 7 h 32 min to get from Manila to Bato, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Manila Airport to Tacloban Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Philippine Airlines, AirAsia Philippines and Cebu Pacific offer flights from Manila Airport to Tacloban Airport.

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Map of how to get from Manila to Bato.
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  • Distance: 393.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 32 min

What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and Bato, Eastern Visayas, Philippines?

Pintados Bus operates a bus from Manila to Bato once daily. Tickets cost $37 and the journey takes 24 h.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Tacloban
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Manila to Tacloban
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Tacloban
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Manila to Tacloban via Cebu
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Bus operators
Minivan
Bus from Tacloban to Maasin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Pintados Bus
Website
phbus.com
Bus from Manila Cubao to Maasin
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
phbus.com
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Jam
Website
jam.com.ph
Bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Batangas
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
jam.com.ph
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
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 - $105
Medallion Transport Inc.
Phone
(032)4121121
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Cebu to Port of Bato
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Schedules at
medalliontransportinc.com
Book at
book.medalliontransportinc.com
Tourist
$9
Cabin
$12
Economy A
$7
Economy B
$6
Super Shuttle Roro
Phone
63 (032) 231 0639
Website
supershuttleroro.com
Car ferry from Batangas Pier to Cebu
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
supershuttleroro.com

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