There are 4 ways to get from Manila to San Rafael by bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus via Hangga  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Manila Cubao to Hangga

$8 - $12

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Claro M. Recto Ave / Quezon Blvd Intersection, Manila to Aurora Blvd / Epifanio de los Santos Avenue Intersection, Quezon City, Manila Divisoria - Sta. Mesa via R. Magsaysay / ...
  2. Take the bus from Manila Cubao to Macabebe

$3 - $7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manila to San Rafael 40.2 miles

$18 - $22

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Manila to San Rafael 40.2 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Manila to San Rafael is to bus which costs ₱130 - ₱370 and takes 3 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manila to San Rafael is to taxi which costs ₱1,000 - ₱1,200 and takes 52 min.

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The distance between Manila and San Rafael is 45 km. The road distance is 64.3 km.

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The best way to get from Manila to San Rafael without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 34 min and costs ₱440 - ₱650.

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It takes approximately 2 h 34 min to get from Manila to San Rafael, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manila to San Rafael is 64 km. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from Manila to San Rafael.

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There are 24+ hotels available in San Rafael. Prices start at $26 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manila to San Rafael.
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  • Distance: 28.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 34 min

What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and San Rafael, Central Luzon, Philippines?

First North Luzon Transit operates a bus from Manila to San Rafael every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 1 h 23 min.

Bus operators
First North Luzon Transit
Website
firstnorthluzontransit.com
Bus from Manila Cubao to Hangga
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
firstnorthluzontransit.com
Book at
firstnorthluzontransit.com
Bus from Manila Cubao to Macabebe
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
firstnorthluzontransit.com
Book at
firstnorthluzontransit.com
Jeepney - LTFRB
Website
ltfrb.gov.ph
Bus from Claro M. Recto Ave / Quezon Blvd Intersection, Manila to Aurora Blvd / Epifanio de los Santos Avenue Intersection, Quezon City, Manila
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Website
ltfrb.gov.ph
Other operators
Taxi from Manila to San Rafael
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Basic Taxi
Phone
+63 2 352 7777
MGE Taxi
Phone
+63 2 3636 096

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