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

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Train, fly  •  3 h 9 min

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

$45 - $253

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Bus Alps the Bus  •  13 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Manila Cubao to Legaspi

$18 - $25

3 alternative options

Bus Philtranco  •  12 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Manila Pasay to Pilar

$26 - $38

Taxi  •  7 h

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

$130 - $160

Drive  •  7 h

  1. Drive from Manila to San Francisco 302.9 miles

$35 - $60

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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 12 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 9 min 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 1 h.

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

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

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There are 36+ 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: 3 h 9 min

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 11 h.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Legaspi
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Legaspi
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Train operators
Light rail Transit Authority
Website
lrta.gov.ph
Train from Doroteo Jose LRT to Gil Puyat LRT
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
lrta.gov.ph
Bus operators
Philtranco
Website
philtranco.net
Bus from Manila Pasay to Pilar
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
philtranco.net
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Alps the Bus
Website
alpsthebus.com
Bus from Manila Cubao to Legaspi
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
alpsthebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Manila to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
7 h
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Basic Taxi
Phone
+63 2 352 7777
MGE Taxi
Phone
+63 2 3636 096

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