There are 5 ways to get from Manila to Socorro by bus, ferry, car ferry, bus and ferry, car, plane or taxi

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Bus, ferry, Van  •  7h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Batangas Pier
  2. Take the ferry from Batangas to Calapan
  3. Take the Van from Calapan to Socorro

₱620 - ₱940

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Bus, car ferry, Van  •  7h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Batangas Pier
  2. Take the car ferry from Batangas Pier to Calapan
  3. Take the Van from Calapan to Socorro

₱570 - ₱8,950

3 alternative options

Bus, bus and ferry, Van  •  9h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Turbina
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Turbina Bus terminal to Port of Calapan
  3. Take the Van from Calapan to Socorro

₱668 - ₱1,120

Drive, ferry  •  3h 14m

  1. Drive from Manila to Batangas
  2. Take the ferry from Batangas to Calapan
  3. Drive from Calapan to Socorro

₱945 - ₱1,503

Fly, taxi  •  5h 27m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to San Jose (SJI) MNL - SJI
  2. Take a taxi from San Jose to Socorro

₱4,531 - ₱11,053

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The cheapest way to get from Manila to Socorro is to bus and car ferry and Van which costs ₱550 - ₱9,000 and takes 7h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Manila to Socorro is to drive and ferry which costs ₱900 - ₱1,500 and takes 3h 14m.

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The distance between Manila and Socorro is 178 km.

The best way to get from Manila to Socorro without a car is to bus and ferry and Van which takes 7h 7m and costs ₱600 - ₱950.

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It takes approximately 7h 7m to get from Manila to Socorro, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Manila Airport to San Jose Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Cebu Pacific and Cebgo offer flights from Manila Airport to San Jose Airport.

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

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What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and Socorro, MIMAROPA, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Manila to Socorro. However, you can take the train to Gil Puyat LRT, take the walk to Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal, take the bus to Batangas Pier, take the walk to Batangas, take the ferry to Calapan, take the taxi to Calapan, then take the Van to Socorro. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Manila to Socorro via Gil Puyat LRT, Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal, Batangas Pier, Batangas Pier, Calapan, and Calapan in around 7h 48m.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₱2,000 - ₱4,200
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₱2,000 - ₱9,500
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 Turbina
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₱80 - ₱95
Schedules at
jam.com.ph
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Van
Bus from Calapan to Socorro
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₱100
RoRo Bus by Montenegro
Phone
(043) 723-4706
Website
facebook.com
Bus and ferry from Turbina Bus terminal to Port of Calapan
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₱390 - ₱800
Schedules at
biyaheroes.com
Ferry operators
OceanJet
Phone
+63(32)255-7560
Email
customerservice@oceanjet.net
Website
oceanjet.net
Ferry from Batangas to Calapan
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₱420 - ₱490
Schedules at
oceanjet.net
Book at
12go.asia
Tourist Class
₱490
Open Air
₱420
SuperCat Ferry
Phone
(+63 32) 233-7000
Email
SuperCat-Customercare@2go.com.ph
Website
supercat.com.ph
Ferry from Batangas to Calapan
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₱250 - ₱410
Schedules at
supercat.com.ph
Book at
12go.asia
Economy
₱259
Tourist
₱367
Business
₱403
Starlite Ferries
Phone
+63 43 723 9965
Email
info@starliteferries.com
Website
starliteferries.com
Car ferry from Batangas Pier to Calapan
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
₱250 - ₱8,500
Schedules at
starliteferries.com
Tourist
₱250
Business Class (available on newer vessels)
₱300
Motorcycle
₱800
Container Van
₱8,500
FastCat Ferry
Phone
+ 632 842 9341 / 42
Email
customercare.apfc@fastcat.com.ph
Website
fastcat.com.ph
Car ferry from Batangas Pier to Calapan
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₱210 - ₱1,800
Schedules at
fastcat.com.ph
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Economy
₱240
Premium Economy
₱290
Business Class
₱335
Light cars/Multicab/Owner
₱1,730
Motorcycle
₱1,100
Bicycle
₱215
Montenegro Shipping and Ferries
Email
operations.msli@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Batangas to Calapan
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₱210 - ₱900
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
montenegrolines.com.ph
Regular
₱240
Bicycle
₱216
Motorcycle
₱864
Super Shuttle Roro
Phone
63 (032) 231 0639
Email
info@supershuttleroro.com
Website
supershuttleroro.com
Car ferry from Batangas to Calapan
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₱200
Schedules at
supershuttleroro.com
Other operators
Taxi from San Jose to Socorro
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Estimated price
₱2,500 - ₱3,000

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