There are 4 ways to get from Manila to Cagayan de Oro by train, plane, car ferry, taxi 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, fly  •  3 h 44 min

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

$64 - $188

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Car ferry  •  33 h 30 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Manila to Cagayan De Oro Port Manila

$35 - $60

2 alternative options

Car ferry, taxi  •  25 h 34 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Manila to Nasipit Pier, Butuan Manila
  2. Take a taxi from Nasipit Pier, Butuan to Cagayan de Oro

$90 - $124

Bus and ferry  •  32 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Philtranco Pasay to Cagayan De Oro

$45 - $71

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manila to Cagayan de Oro is to car ferry which costs ₱1,800 - ₱3,000 and takes 33 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manila to Cagayan de Oro is to train and fly which costs ₱3,400 - ₱11,000 and takes 3 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manila to Cagayan de Oro. However, there are services departing from Valariano Fugoso, Manila and arriving at Cagayan De Oro via Philtranco Pasay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 48 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Manila and arriving at Cagayan De Oro Port. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 33 h 30 min.

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The distance between Manila and Cagayan de Oro is 789 km.

The best way to get from Manila to Cagayan de Oro without a car is to car ferry and taxi which takes 25 h 34 min and costs ₱4,800 - ₱7,000.

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It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Manila to Cagayan de Oro, including transfers.

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Manila to Cagayan de Oro bus services, operated by Philtranco, depart from Philtranco Pasay station.

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Map of how to get from Manila to Cagayan de Oro.
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  • Distance: 493.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 44 min

What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and Cagayan de Oro, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Manila to Cagayan de Oro. 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 Cagayan, then take the taxi to Cagayan de Oro. Alternatively, you can take the car ferry to Nasipit Pier, Butuan then take the taxi to Cagayan de Oro.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Cagayan
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Manila to Cagayan via Iloilo
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Cagayan
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $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
Philtranco
Website
philtranco.net
Bus and ferry from Philtranco Pasay to Cagayan De Oro
Ave. Duration
31 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
philtranco.net
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 Nasipit Pier, Butuan
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Mega Value Class
$35 - $50
Tourist Class
$40 - $50
Cabin for 4
$45 - $55
Stateroom for 2
$105 - $115
Suiteroom for 2
$120
Car ferry from Manila to Cagayan De Oro Port
Ave. Duration
33 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Mega Value Class
$35
Super Value Class
$35
Tourist Class
$41
Cabin
$56
Stateroom for 2
$120
Suiteroom for 2
$124
Other operators
Taxi from Nasipit Pier, Butuan to Cagayan de Oro
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

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