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There are 7 ways to get from Manila to Romblon by taxi, car ferry, bus, ferry or plane

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Recommended option

Taxi, car ferry  •  9h 24m

  1. Take a taxi from Manila to Batangas
  2. Take the car ferry from Batangas to Romblon Batangas

₱2,365 - ₱3,668

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry  •  12h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Batangas Pier
  2. Take the car ferry from Batangas to Romblon Batangas

₱885 - ₱1,940

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Bus, ferry, car ferry  •  12h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Batangas Pier
  2. Take the ferry from Batangas to Odiongan
  3. Take the car ferry from Odiongan to Romblon

₱1,705 - ₱3,040

Bus, car ferry via Lipa City  •  12h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Lipa Bus Stop
  2. Take the car ferry from Batangas to Romblon Batangas

₱910 - ₱1,975

Bus, car ferry via Alabang  •  13h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Alabang to Batangas Pier
  2. Take the car ferry from Batangas to Romblon Batangas

₱976 - ₱2,097

Fly to Boracay, car ferry  •  11h 10m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Boracay (MPH) MNL - MPH
  2. Take the car ferry from Caticlan to Odiongan
  3. Take the car ferry from Odiongan to Romblon

₱1,600 - ₱7,852

Fly to Tablas, car ferry  •  8h 4m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Tablas (TBH) MNL - TBH
  2. Take the car ferry from Odiongan to Romblon

₱3,050 - ₱19,102

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The cheapest way to get from Manila to Romblon is to bus and car ferry which costs ₱850 - ₱2,000 and takes 12h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Manila to Romblon is to fly and car ferry which costs ₱3,000 - ₱20,000 and takes 8h 4m.

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The distance between Manila and Romblon is 265 km.

The best way to get from Manila to Romblon without a car is to taxi and car ferry which takes 9h 24m and costs ₱2,300 - ₱3,700.

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It takes approximately 9h 24m to get from Manila to Romblon, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Manila Airport to Boracay Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Manila to Romblon.
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  • Distance: 265.1 km
  • Duration: 9h 24m

What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and Romblon, Mimaropa, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Manila to Romblon. However, you can take the taxi to Batangas then take the car ferry to Romblon. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Manila to Romblon via Gil Puyat LRT, Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal, Batangas Pier, and Batangas in around 12h 31m.

Airlines
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Boracay
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱2,300 - ₱14,000
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Boracay
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱1,300 - ₱13,000
Flights from Manila to Tablas
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₱2,100 - ₱17,000
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Manila to Boracay
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱1,000 - ₱7,000
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Boracay
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱1,200 - ₱7,000
Bus operators
Jam
Phone
0917-526-0008
Email
info@jam.com.ph
Website
jam.com.ph
Bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Batangas Pier
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₱170 - ₱210
Schedules at
jam.com.ph
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Lipa Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₱150 - ₱180
Schedules at
jam.com.ph
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Alps the Bus
Phone
(+63 43) 723-9033
Email
info@alpsthebus.com
Website
alpsthebus.com
Bus from Alabang to Batangas Pier
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₱120 - ₱180
Schedules at
alpsthebus.com
Ferry operators
Montenegro Shipping and Ferries
Email
operations.msli@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Batangas to Romblon
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
₱954
Schedules at
montenegrolines.com.ph
Book at
facebook.com
Car ferry from Odiongan to Romblon
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₱320 - ₱1,300
Schedules at
montenegrolines.com.ph
Regular
₱320
Bicycle
₱320
Motorcycle
₱1,280
2 GO Travel
Phone
(+63 2) 528.7209
Email
info@2go.com.ph
Website
travel.2go.com.ph
Car ferry from Batangas to Romblon
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
₱700 - ₱1,700
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Book at
12go.asia
Super Value Class
₱700 - ₱1,000
Tourist Class
₱900 - ₱1,400
Cabin for 4
₱1,500 - ₱1,700
Car ferry from Caticlan to Odiongan
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₱300 - ₱1,500
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Book at
12go.asia
Super Value Class
₱300 - ₱500
Tourist Class
₱400 - ₱700
Cabin for 4
₱1,100 - ₱1,500
Navios Shipping Lines, Inc.
Phone
+63 908 146 2243
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Batangas Pier to Romblon
Ave. Duration
8h 9m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₱750 - ₱1,200
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
facebook.com
Economy
₱787
Deluxe
₱994
Cabin
₱1,201
OceanJet
Phone
+63(32)255-7560
Email
customerservice@oceanjet.net
Website
oceanjet.net
Ferry from Batangas to Odiongan
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₱1,200 - ₱1,500
Schedules at
oceanjet.net
Tourist Class
₱1,500
Open Air
₱1,200
Other operators
Taxi from Manila to Batangas
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Estimated price
₱1,600 - ₱2,000
MGE Taxi
Phone
+63 2 3636 096
Grab Taxi
Website
grab.com
Dollar Taxi
Phone
+63 2 9212383

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