There are 3 ways to get from Manila to Caraga Region by train, plane, bus, bus and ferry, car ferry or taxi

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

Train, fly  •  5 h 12 min

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

$94 - $226

Cheapest option

Bus, busferry  •  32 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Philtranco Pasay to Ormoc 005 / ...
  2. Take the busferry from Ormoc to Lipata (Station)
  3. Take the bus from Surigao to Butuan

$65 - $93

1 alternative option

Car ferry, taxi  •  36 h 54 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Manila to Nasipit Pier, Butuan Manila
  2. Take a taxi from Nasipit Pier, Butuan to Caraga Region

$65 - $94

Questions & Answers

The distance between Manila and Caraga Region is 820 km.

The best way to get from Manila to Caraga Region without a car is to bus and busferry which takes 32 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 12 min to get from Manila to Caraga Region, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Manila Airport to Butuan Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific offer flights from Manila Airport to Butuan Airport.

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Map of how to get from Manila to Caraga Region.
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  • Distance: 512.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 12 min

What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and Caraga Region, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Manila to Caraga Region. 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 Butuan, then take the taxi to Caraga Region. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Manila to Caraga Region via Philtranco Pasay, Ormoc, Lipata (Station), Surigao, and Butuan in around 32 h 42 min.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Butuan
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $250
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Butuan
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
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 from Philtranco Pasay to Ormoc
Ave. Duration
21 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
philtranco.net
Bachelor Express
Phone
+63(082) 285-6486
Bus and ferry from Ormoc to Lipata (Station)
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
davaoterminal.page.tl
Bus from Surigao to Butuan
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
davaoterminal.page.tl
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
34 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 - $55
Cabin for 4
$45 - $55
Stateroom for 2
$105 - $115
Suiteroom for 2
$121
Other operators
Taxi from Nasipit Pier, Butuan to Caraga Region
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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