There are 4 ways to get from Manila to Magallanes by train, plane, bus and ferry, car ferry or taxi

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Train, fly  •  4h 2m

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

₱3,381 - ₱10,453

Cheapest option

Car ferry  •  35h 52m

  1. Take the car ferry from Manila to Nasipit Pier, Butuan Manila

₱2,800 - ₱4,000

2 alternative options

Bus and ferry, Fast Ferry, taxi  •  31h 23m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Philtranco Pasay to Liloan 885
  2. Take the Fast Ferry from Liloan to Lipata
  3. Take a taxi from Lipata to Magallanes

₱3,555 - ₱4,740

Bus and ferry  •  38h 52m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Cubao Silver Star Bus to Baybay
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Baybay to Butuan

₱3,051 - ₱3,629

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The cheapest way to get from Manila to Magallanes is to bus and ferry which costs ₱3,000 - ₱3,700 and takes 38h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Manila to Magallanes is to train and fly which costs ₱3,300 - ₱11,000 and takes 4h 2m.

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The distance between Manila and Magallanes is 793 km.

The best way to get from Manila to Magallanes without a car is to bus and ferry and Fast Ferry and taxi which takes 31h 23m and costs ₱3,500 - ₱4,800.

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It takes approximately 4h 2m to get from Manila to Magallanes, including transfers.

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

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

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There are 33+ hotels available in Magallanes. Prices start at ₱5,000 per night.

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

You can take a vehicle from Manila to Magallanes via Aurora Blvd / Epifanio de los Santos Avenue Intersection, Quezon City, Manila, Cubao Silver Star Bus, Baybay, and Butuan in around 38h 52m.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Butuan
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱3,000 - ₱12,000
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Butuan
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱3,400 - ₱12,000
Flights from Manila to Butuan via Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱3,400 - ₱12,000
Train operators
Light rail Transit Authority
Phone
+63 (2) 647-3452
Email
pro@lrta.gov.ph
Website
lrta.gov.ph
Train from Doroteo Jose LRT to Edsa Lrt
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
₱15 - ₱30
Website
Light rail Transit Authority
Bus operators
Philtranco
Phone
(632) 851-8077 to 79
Email
marketing@philtranco.com.ph
Website
philtranco.net
Bus and ferry from Philtranco Pasay to Liloan
Ave. Duration
25h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₱1,500 - ₱2,200
Schedules at
philtranco.net
Silver Star Liner
Website
facebook.com
Bus and ferry from Cubao Silver Star Bus to Baybay
Ave. Duration
25h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₱2,051
Schedules at
search.biyaheroes.com
Bachelor Express
Phone
+63(082) 285-6486
Bus and ferry from Baybay to Butuan
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₱380 - ₱800
Schedules at
facebook.com
Ferry operators
FastCat Ferry
Phone
+ 632 842 9341 / 42
Email
customercare.apfc@fastcat.com.ph
Website
fastcat.com.ph
Car ferry from Liloan to Lipata
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₱340 - ₱410
Schedules at
fastcat.com.ph
Economy
₱340
Premium Economy
₱375
Business Class
₱410
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
35h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₱1,900 - ₱2,900
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Book at
12go.asia
Mega Value Class
₱1,900 - ₱2,600
Tourist Class
₱2,400 - ₱2,700
Cabin for 4
₱2,600 - ₱2,900
Stateroom for 2
₱5,700 - ₱6,000
Other operators
Taxi from Lipata to Magallanes
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Estimated price
₱1,700 - ₱2,100

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