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There are 7 ways to get from Manila to Bato by plane, bus, car ferry or 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 Manila to Tacloban, bus  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Tacloban (TAC) MNL - TAC
  2. Take the bus from Tacloban to Baybay

$62 - $198

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Carferry, car ferry  •  28 h

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

$27 - $58

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Fly Manila to Mactan–Cebu, car ferry  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Mactan–Cebu (CEB) MNL - CEB
  2. Take the car ferry from Cebu to Port of Bato

$39 - $157

Bus to Clark International, fly to Tacloban, bus  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Trinoma to Clark International Airport
  2. Fly from Clark International (CRK) to Tacloban (TAC) CRK - TAC
  3. Take the bus from Tacloban to Baybay

$78 - $422

Fly Manila to Tagbilaran, ferry, car ferry  •  10 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Tagbilaran (TAG) MNL - TAG
  2. Take the ferry from Tagbilaran to Cebu
  3. Take the car ferry from Cebu to Port of Bato

$67 - $255

Bus Pintados Bus  •  25 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Manila Cubao to Maasin

$47 - $50

Bus Philtranco  •  27 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Philtranco Pasay to Maasin 005

$40 - $62

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manila to Bato is to carferry and car ferry which costs ₱1,400 - ₱3,200 and takes 28 h.

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The quickest way to get from Manila to Bato is to fly and bus which costs ₱3,300 - ₱11,000 and takes 6 h 22 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 28 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 56 min and costs ₱2,500 - ₱2,700.

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It takes approximately 6 h 22 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 15 min.

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

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There are eight+ hotels available in Bato. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manila to Bato.
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  • Distance: 393.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 22 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 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Manila to Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $140
Flights from Manila to Tagbilaran
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $600
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Manila to Tacloban
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Manila to Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Clark International to Tacloban
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Manila to Tagbilaran
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Tacloban
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Manila to Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $260
Flights from Clark International to Tacloban via Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Manila to Tagbilaran
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Tacloban to Baybay
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
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
Philtranco
Ferry operators
Medallion Transport Inc.
Phone
+63 32 416 6300
Website
medalliontransportinc.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
$6
Economy B
$6
OceanJet
Phone
+63(32)255-7560
Email
customerservice@oceanjet.net
Website
oceanjet.net
Ferry from Tagbilaran to Cebu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
oceanjet.net
Book at
12go.asia
Tourist Class
$15
Business Class
$19
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
23 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
$100 - $105

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