There are 5 ways to get from Manila to Boracay (Island) by train, plane, bus, ferry, car ferry or bus and ferry

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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Train to Manila, fly to Caticlan  •  3 h 45 min

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

$63 - $219

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry, ferry  •  15 h 27 min

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

$27 - $50

3 alternative options

Fly Manila to Kalibo, bus, ferry  •  5 h 51 min

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

$52 - $143

Bus to Luzon Island, fly to Caticlan  •  6 h 32 min

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

$69 - $303

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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manila to Boracay (Island) is to bus and car ferry and ferry which costs ₱1,400 - ₱2,700 and takes 15 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manila to Boracay (Island) is to train and fly which costs ₱3,300 - ₱12,000 and takes 3 h 45 min.

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

It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Manila to Boracay (Island), including transfers.

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There are 270+ hotels available in Boracay (Island). Prices start at $33 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: 3 h 45 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 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 Caticlan, take the walk to Caticlan, then take the ferry to Manoc-Manoc. 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 Kalibo, take the walk to Kalibo Airport, take the bus to Caticlan, then take the ferry to Manoc-Manoc.

Airlines
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Manila to Caticlan
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Manila to Kalibo
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $410
Flights from Luzon Island to Caticlan
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $420
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Caticlan
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $370
Flights from Manila to Kalibo
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Luzon Island to Caticlan
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Caticlan
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Flights from Manila to Kalibo
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Luzon Island to Caticlan
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Caticlan
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Manila to Kalibo
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
SkyJet
Website
flyskyjetair.com
Flights from Manila to Caticlan
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $260
Train operators
Light rail Transit Authority
Website
lrta.gov.ph
Train from Doroteo Jose LRT to Gil Puyat LRT
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
lrta.gov.ph
Bus operators
Southwest Tours
Website
southwesttoursboracay.com
Bus from Kalibo Airport to Caticlan
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
southwesttoursboracay.com
Book at
12go.asia
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
Philtranco
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
Schedules at
phbus.com
Ferry operators
Oyster Ferry
Website
oysterferry.com
Ferry from Caticlan to Boracay
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
oysterferry.com
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 - $27
Tourist Class
$24 - $29
Cabin
$30 - $40
Suiteroom for 2
$85 - $95

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