There are 7 ways to get from Manila to Bulan by bus, taxi, car, plane or car ferry

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Bus, taxi  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Superlines Cubao to Legaspi
  2. Take a taxi from Legaspi to Bulan

$41 - $60

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Bus Philtranco  •  14 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Manila Pasay to Bulan

$18 - $29

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Bus DLTB Bus  •  14 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Manila Cubao to Bulan

$19 - $27

Drive  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Manila to Bulan 361.3 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Legaspi, bus  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Legaspi (LGP) MNL - LGP
  2. Take the bus from Legazpi, Albay to Bulan

$42 - $252

Fly to Masbate, car ferry  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Masbate (MBT) MNL - MBT
  2. Take the car ferry from Masbate City to Pilar

$104 - $410

Fly to Naga, bus  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Naga (WNP) MNL - WNP
  2. Take the bus from Naga to Bulan

$63 - $279

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The cheapest way to get from Manila to Bulan is to bus which costs ₱950 - ₱1,600 and takes 14 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manila to Bulan is to fly and bus which costs ₱2,200 - ₱14,000 and takes 6 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manila to Bulan. However, there are services departing from Claro M. Recto Ave / Quezon Blvd Intersection, Manila and arriving at Bulan via Manila Cubao. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 44 min.

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The distance between Manila and Bulan is 379 km. The road distance is 578.1 km.

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The best way to get from Manila to Bulan without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 10 h 49 min and costs ₱2,200 - ₱3,200.

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It takes approximately 10 h 49 min to get from Manila to Bulan, including transfers.

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Manila to Bulan bus services, operated by DLTB Bus, depart from Manila Cubao station.

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The quickest flight from Manila Airport to Legaspi Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Manila to Bulan bus services, operated by DLTB Bus, arrive at Bulan station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manila to Bulan is 578 km. It takes approximately 8 h 19 min to drive from Manila to Bulan.

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Map of how to get from Manila to Bulan.
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  • Distance: 237.1 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 49 min

What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and Bulan, Bicol, Philippines?

Philtranco operates a bus from Manila to Bulan 3 times a day. Tickets cost $18 - $28 and the journey takes 12 h 45 min.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Legaspi
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Legaspi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Manila to Masbate
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $400
Flights from Manila to Naga
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $440
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Legaspi
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Bus operators
Superlines
Website
superlines.com.ph
Bus from Superlines Cubao to Legaspi
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
superlines.com.ph
Philtranco
Website
philtranco.net
Bus from Manila Pasay to Bulan
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Schedules at
philtranco.net
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Bus from Naga to Bulan
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
philtranco.net
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
DLTB Bus
Website
dltbbus.com.ph
Bus from Manila Cubao to Bulan
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
dltbbus.com.ph
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Bus from Legazpi, Albay to Bulan
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
dltbbus.com.ph
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Ferry operators
Montenegro Shipping and Ferries
Other operators
Taxi from Legaspi to Bulan
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Estimated price
$30 - $45

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Cebgo, Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific offer flights from Manila Airport to Legaspi Airport.

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The nearest airport to Bulan is Masbate (MBT) Airport which is 43 km away. Other nearby airports include Legaspi (LGP) (55.8 km), Naga (WNP) (121 km), Roxas (RXS) (170.7 km) and Kalibo (KLO) (195.9 km).

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There are four+ hotels available in Bulan. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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