There are 8 ways to get from Manila to Bunaken National Park by plane, car ferry, ferry, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Manado  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Manado (MDC) MNL - MDC

$193 - $604

7 alternative options

Fly to General Santos, travel  •  13 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to General Santos (GES) MNL - GES
  2. Travel from General Santos to Bunaken National Park

Fly to Gorontalo, travel  •  16 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Gorontalo (GTO) MNL - GTO
  2. Travel from Gorontalo to Bunaken National Park

Fly to Naha, travel  •  35 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Naha (NAH) MNL - NAH
  2. Travel from Naha to Bunaken National Park

Fly to Luwuk, travel  •  21 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Luwuk (LUW) MNL - LUW
  2. Travel from Luwuk to Bunaken National Park

Car ferry, ferry, travel  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Manila to Cebu
  2. Take the ferry from Cebu to Tagbilaran
  3. Travel from Tagbilaran to Siau Island
  4. Take the car ferry from Siau Island to Bitung
  5. Travel from Bitung to Bunaken National Park

Bus, car ferry, travel  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Take the bus from Manila Cubao to Maasin
  2. Take the car ferry from Hilongos to Ubay
  3. Travel from Ubay to Siau Island
  4. Take the car ferry from Siau Island to Bitung
  5. Travel from Bitung to Bunaken National Park

Bus and ferry, ferry, travel, car ferry  •  2 days 14 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Isarog Lines Cubao to Masbate City
  2. Take the ferry from Masbate City to Cebu
  3. Take the ferry from Cebu to Tagbilaran
  4. Travel from Tagbilaran to Siau Island
  5. Take the car ferry from Siau Island to Bitung
  6. Travel from Bitung to Bunaken National Park

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The distance between Manila and Bunaken National Park is 1494 km.

The best way to get from Manila to Bunaken National Park without a car is to car ferry and ferry and travel which takes 2 days 4 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 11 h 20 min to get from Manila to Bunaken National Park, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Manila Airport to Manado Airport. The quickest flight takes 8 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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China Southern Airlines, Batik Air, Philippine Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Manila Airport to Manado Airport.

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There are 33+ hotels available in Bunaken National Park. Prices start at $24 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manila to Bunaken National Park.
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  • Distance: 933.7 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 20 min

What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and Bunaken National Park, Indonesia?

Philippine Airlines, Garuda Indonesia and five other airlines fly from Manila to Bunaken National Park every 4 hours.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to General Santos
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Manila to General Santos via Iloilo
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Manila to General Santos via Cebu
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Garuda Indonesia
Website
garuda-indonesia.com
Flights from Manila to Manado via Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,300
Flights from Manila to Manado via Soekarno–Hatta, Ujung Pandang
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,300
Flights from Manila to Gorontalo via Ngurah Rai, Ujung Pandang
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Manila to Gorontalo via Soekarno–Hatta, Ujung Pandang
Ave. Duration
16 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Manila to Luwuk via Soekarno–Hatta, Ujung Pandang
Ave. Duration
14 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Batik Air
Website
batikair.com
Flights from Manila to Manado via Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Manila to Gorontalo via Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Manila to Gorontalo via Singapore Changi, Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,400
Flights from Manila to Gorontalo via Soekarno–Hatta, Ujung Pandang
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Manila to Gorontalo via Kuala Lumpur, Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Lion Mentari Airlines
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Manila to Manado via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Manila to Manado via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Manila to Manado via Ngurah Rai
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Manila to Luwuk via Ngurah Rai, Ujung Pandang
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to General Santos
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $250
Flights from Manila to General Santos via Iloilo
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $250
Flights from Manila to General Santos via Cebu
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $250
Wings Air
Website
lionair.co.id
Flights from Manila to Naha via Ngurah Rai, Manado
Ave. Duration
30 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
PT. Sriwijaya Air
Website
sriwijayaair.co.id
Flights from Manila to Luwuk via Soekarno–Hatta, Ujung Pandang
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Manila to Luwuk via Ngurah Rai, Ujung Pandang
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Citilink Indonesia
Website
Flights from Manila to Gorontalo via Soekarno–Hatta, Ujung Pandang
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Bus operators
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
Bicol Isarog
Website
bicolisarog.com
Bus and ferry from Isarog Lines Cubao to Masbate City
Ave. Duration
14 h 56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
bicolisarog.com
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
Once 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
$25 - $30
Tourist Class
$30 - $45
Cabin for 4
$30 - $45
Cabin for 6
$35 - $50
Stateroom for 2
$90 - $105
Suiteroom for 2
$99 - $104
OceanJet
Website
oceanjet.net
Ferry from Cebu to Tagbilaran
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
oceanjet.net
Book at
12go.asia
Tourist Class
$15
Business Class
$19
ASDP Indonesia Ferry
Website
indonesiaferry.co.id
Car ferry from Siau Island to Bitung
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
indonesiaferry.co.id
car ferry
Car ferry from Hilongos to Ubay
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Cokaliong Shipping
Website
cokaliongshipping.com
Ferry from Masbate City to Cebu
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$13 - $70
Schedules at
cokaliongshipping.com
Economy
$14
Cabin for 2
$63
Cabin for 4
$30
Suite Room
$69
SuperCat Ferry
Website
supercat.com.ph
Ferry from Cebu to Tagbilaran
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
supercat.com.ph

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