There are 4 ways to get from Manila to Mahaplag by plane, taxi, bus 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.

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Fly, taxi  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Tacloban (TAC) MNL - TAC
  2. Take a taxi from Tacloban to Mahaplag

$67 - $203

Cheapest option

Car ferry  •  28 h 2 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Manila to Cebu Manila
  2. Take the car ferry from Cebu to Port of Bato

$46 - $81

2 alternative options

Bus  •  26 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Philtranco Pasay to Silago 885

$49 - $69

Bus, taxi  •  26 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Manila Cubao to Saint Bernard
  2. Take a taxi from Saint Bernard to Mahaplag

$58 - $63

Questions & Answers

The distance between Manila and Mahaplag is 620 km.

The best way to get from Manila to Mahaplag without a car is to bus which takes 26 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Manila to Mahaplag, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Manila Airport to Tacloban Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Philippine Airlines, AirAsia Philippines and Cebu Pacific offer flights from Manila Airport to Tacloban Airport.

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There are three+ hotels available in Mahaplag. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manila to Mahaplag.
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  • Distance: 387.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 10 min

What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and Mahaplag, Philippines?

Philtranco operates a bus from Manila to Mahaplag once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 23 h 30 min.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Tacloban
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Manila to Tacloban
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Tacloban
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Manila to Tacloban via Cebu
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Bus operators
Philtranco
Website
philtranco.net
Bus from Philtranco Pasay to Silago
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
philtranco.net
Pintados Bus
Website
phbus.com
Bus from Manila Cubao to Saint Bernard
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
bicolisarog.com
Book at
bicolisarog.com
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
Medallion Transport Inc.
Phone
(032)4121121
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Cebu to Port of Bato
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Schedules at
medalliontransportinc.com
Book at
book.medalliontransportinc.com
Tourist
$9
Cabin
$12
Economy A
$6
Economy B
$6
Other operators
Taxi from Tacloban to Mahaplag
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Estimated price
$24 - $29

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