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There are 7 ways to get from Manila to Boracay (Island) by bus, car ferry, ferry, bus and ferry, train or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, carferry, ferry via Cubao LRT  •  15 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Manila Cubao Jam Liner to Batangas Pier
  2. Take the carferry from Batangas to Caticlan
  3. Take the ferry from Caticlan to Boracay

$27 - $50

6 alternative options

Bus, carferry, ferry  •  15 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Batangas
  2. Take the carferry from Batangas to Caticlan
  3. Take the ferry from Caticlan to Boracay

$27 - $50

Bus and ferry, bus, ferry  •  23 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Philtranco Pasay to Antique
  2. Take the bus from Antique to Caticlan, Malay
  3. Take the ferry from Caticlan to Boracay

$32 - $52

Train to Manila, fly to Boracay  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Doroteo Jose LRT to Gil Puyat LRT
  2. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Boracay (MPH) MNL - MPH

$63 - $219

Fly Manila to Kalibo, bus, ferry  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Kalibo (KLO) MNL - KLO
  2. Take the bus from Kalibo, Aklan to Caticlan, Malay
  3. Take the ferry from Caticlan to Boracay

$40 - $133

Bus to Clark International, fly to Boracay  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Trinoma to Clark International Airport
  2. Fly from Clark International (CRK) to Boracay (MPH) CRK - MPH

$69 - $303

Fly Manila to Roxas, bus, ferry  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Roxas (RXS) MNL - RXS
  2. Take the bus from Roxas to Caticlan, Malay
  3. Take the ferry from Caticlan to Boracay

$52 - $239

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manila to Boracay (Island) is to bus and carferry and ferry which costs ₱1,400 - ₱2,700 and takes 15 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manila to Boracay (Island) is to train and fly which costs ₱3,400 - ₱12,000 and takes 3 h 59 min.

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The distance between Manila and Boracay (Island) is 310 km.

The best way to get from Manila to Boracay (Island) without a car is to bus and carferry and ferry which takes 15 h 9 min and costs ₱1,400 - ₱2,700.

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It takes approximately 15 h 9 min to get from Manila to Boracay (Island), including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Manila Airport to Boracay Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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

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There are 108+ hotels available in Boracay (Island). Prices start at $37 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manila to Boracay (Island).
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  • Distance: 193.9 miles
  • Duration: 15 h 9 min

What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and Boracay (Island), Western Visayas, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Manila to Manoc-Manoc. However, you can take the train to Cubao LRT, take the walk to Manila Cubao Jam Liner, take the bus to Batangas Pier, take the walk to Batangas, take the carferry to Caticlan, then take the ferry to Boracay. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Manila to Manoc-Manoc via Gil Puyat LRT, Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal, Batangas, and Caticlan in around 15 h 26 min.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Boracay
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Manila to Roxas
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $160
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Boracay
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $370
Flights from Manila to Kalibo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Clark International to Boracay
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Flights from Manila to Roxas
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $430
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Manila to Boracay
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Manila to Kalibo
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $410
Flights from Clark International to Boracay
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $420
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Boracay
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Flights from Manila to Kalibo
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Clark International to Boracay
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Train operators
Light rail Transit Authority
Phone
+63 (2) 647-3452
Email
pro@lrta.gov.ph
Website
lrta.gov.ph
Train from Doroteo Jose LRT to Gil Puyat LRT
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
lrta.gov.ph
Bus operators
Jam
Phone
0917-526-0008
Email
info@jam.com.ph
Website
jam.com.ph
Bus from Manila Cubao Jam Liner to Batangas Pier
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
jam.com.ph
Book at
pinoytravel.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
Philtranco
Phone
(632) 851-8077 to 79
Email
marketing@philtranco.com.ph
Website
philtranco.net
Bus and ferry from Philtranco Pasay to Antique
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
philtranco.net
Ceres Liner
Bus from Antique to Caticlan, Malay
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Bus from Kalibo, Aklan to Caticlan, Malay
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
phbus.com
Bus from Roxas to Caticlan, Malay
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
phbus.com
Ferry operators
2 GO Travel
Phone
(+63 2) 528.7209
Email
info@2go.com.ph
Website
travel.2go.com.ph
Car ferry from Batangas to Caticlan
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Super Value Class
$20 - $26
Tourist Class
$24 - $28
Cabin
$29 - $40
Suiteroom for 2
$85 - $95
Oyster Ferry
Phone
0917-8587738
Email
oysterferry@gmail.com
Website
oysterferry.com
Ferry from Caticlan to Boracay
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
oysterferry.com

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