There are 6 ways to get from Manila to Carmen by plane, bus, ferry or car 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 Manila to Tagbilaran, bus  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Tagbilaran (TAG) MNL - TAG
  2. Take the bus from Tagbilaran to Carmen

$50 - $226

Cheapest option

Car ferry, Fast Ferry  •  24 h 16 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Manila to Cebu Manila
  2. Take the Fast Ferry from Cebu Pier 1 to Tubigon Cebu / ...

$37 - $68

4 alternative options

Fly Manila to Cebu, Fast Ferry  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Cebu (CEB) MNL - CEB
  2. Take the Fast Ferry from Cebu Pier 1 to Tubigon

$40 - $157

Bus to Luzon Island, fly to Tagbilaran, bus  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Trinoma to Clark International Airport
  2. Fly from Luzon Island (CRK) to Tagbilaran (TAG) CRK - TAG
  3. Take the bus from Tagbilaran to Carmen

$136 - $660

Bus to Luzon Island, fly to Cebu, Fast Ferry  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Trinoma to Clark International Airport
  2. Fly from Luzon Island (CRK) to Cebu (CEB) CRK - CEB
  3. Take the Fast Ferry from Cebu Pier 1 to Tubigon

$56 - $291

Fly Manila to Dumaguete, ferry, bus  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Dumaguete (DGT) MNL - DGT
  2. Take the ferry from Dumaguete to Tagbilaran
  3. Take the bus from Tagbilaran to Carmen

$84 - $489

What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and Carmen, Central Visayas, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Manila to Carmen. 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 Tagbilaran, then take the bus to Carmen. 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 Cebu, take the drive to Cebu Pier 1, take the Fast Ferry to Tubigon, then take the drive to Carmen.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Tagbilaran
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $600
Flights from Manila to Cebu
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $140
Flights from Luzon Island to Cebu
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Flights from Manila to Dumaguete
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $150
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Tagbilaran
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Manila to Cebu
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $260
Flights from Luzon Island to Tagbilaran
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Luzon Island to Cebu
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Flights from Luzon Island to Cebu via Busuanga
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Flights from Manila to Dumaguete
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $470
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Manila to Tagbilaran
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Manila to Cebu
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Luzon Island to Cebu via Caticlan
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Tagbilaran to Carmen
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Ferry operators
MV Star Crafts
Phone
+63 906 789 6363
Website
mvstarcraft.com
Ferry from Cebu Pier 1 to Tubigon
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
mvstarcrafts.com
Business
$6
Tourist
$5
Economy
$4
Weesamexpress
Website
weesam.ph
Ferry from Cebu Pier 1 to Tubigon
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
weesam.ph
Book at
book.weesam.ph
OceanJet
Website
oceanjet.net
Ferry from Dumaguete to Tagbilaran
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
oceanjet.net
Tourist Class
$14
Business Class
$20
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
3 times 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
$26 - $31
Tourist Class
$30 - $45
Cabin for 4
$30 - $50
Cabin for 6
$35 - $50
Stateroom for 2
$95 - $105
Suiteroom for 2
$103 - $107

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Manila to Carmen?

The distance between Manila and Carmen is 636 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Manila to Carmen?

The cheapest way to get from Manila to Carmen is to car ferry and Fast Ferry which costs ₱1,900 - ₱3,600 and takes 24 h 16 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Manila to Carmen?

The quickest way to get from Manila to Carmen is to fly and bus which takes 5 h and costs ₱2,600 - ₱12,000.

How long does it take to get from Manila to Carmen?

It takes approximately 5 h to get from Manila to Carmen, including transfers.