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There are 5 ways to get from Manila to San Francisco by train, plane, bus, taxi or car

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Train, fly  •  3h 8m

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

$45 - $253

Cheapest option

Bus Alps the Bus  •  13h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Manila Cubao to Legaspi

$17 - $24

3 alternative options

Bus Philtranco  •  12h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Manila Pasay to Pilar

$26 - $38

Taxi  •  7h

  1. Take a taxi from Manila to San Francisco 302.9 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  7h

  1. Drive from Manila to San Francisco 302.9 miles

$35 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manila to San Francisco is to bus which costs ₱900 - ₱1,400 and takes 13h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Manila to San Francisco is to train and fly which costs ₱2,400 - ₱14,000 and takes 3h 8m.

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The distance between Manila and San Francisco is 349 km. The road distance is 484.6 km.

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The best way to get from Manila to San Francisco without a car is to bus which takes 12h 39m and costs ₱1,400 - ₱2,100.

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It takes approximately 3h 8m to get from Manila to San Francisco, including transfers.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Manila to San Francisco is 485 km. It takes approximately 7h to drive from Manila to San Francisco.

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Philippine Airlines, Cebgo and Cebu Pacific offer flights from Manila Airport to Legaspi Airport.

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There are 43+ hotels available in San Francisco. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manila to San Francisco.
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  • Distance: 218.2 miles
  • Duration: 3h 8m

What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and San Francisco, Bicol, Philippines?

Philtranco operates a bus from Manila to San Francisco hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $23 and the journey takes 11h.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Legaspi
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Legaspi
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Legaspi
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
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 Gil Puyat LRT
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
lrta.gov.ph
Bus operators
Alps the Bus
Other operators
Taxi from Manila to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
7h
Estimated price
$130 - $160
MGE Taxi
Phone
+63 2 3636 096
Basic Taxi
Phone
+63 2 352 7777

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