There are 7 ways to get from Manila to Surigao by plane, bus, car ferry, bus and ferry or ferry

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

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Fly to Butuan, bus  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Butuan (BXU) MNL - BXU
  2. Take the bus from Butuan to Surigao

$75 - $206

Cheapest option

Bus, Fast Ferry  •  29 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Philtranco Pasay to Liloan 885
  2. Take the Fast Ferry from Liloan to Lipata

$36 - $63

5 alternative options

Fly to Sayak, car ferry  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Sayak (IAO) MNL - IAO
  2. Take the car ferry from Siargao to Surigao

$85 - $208

Fly to Surigao  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Surigao (SUG) MNL - SUG

$116 - $358

Bus, bus and ferry  •  29 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Philtranco Pasay to Ormoc 005 / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Ormoc to Lipata

$36 - $57

Bus, ferry  •  30 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Manila Cubao to Maasin
  2. Take the ferry from Maasin to Surigao

$44 - $65

Car ferry  •  33 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Manila to Cebu Manila
  2. Take the car ferry from Cebu to Surigao

$37 - $74

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct ferry from Manila to Surigao. However, there are services departing from Manila and arriving at Surigao via Cebu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h.

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The distance between Manila and Surigao is 726 km.

The best way to get from Manila to Surigao without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 29 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 22 min to get from Manila to Surigao, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Manila Airport to Butuan Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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

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There are 10+ hotels available in Surigao. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manila to Surigao.
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  • Distance: 453.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 22 min

What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and Surigao, Philippines?

AirAsia Philippines, Cebgo and two other airlines fly from Manila to Surigao every 4 hours.

Airlines
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Sayak
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Manila to Surigao via Cebu
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Flights from Manila to Surigao via Cagayan, Cebu
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Manila to Surigao via Davao, Cebu
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Manila to Surigao via Ozamis, Cebu
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Manila to Surigao via Butuan, Cebu
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Manila to Surigao via Dumaguete, Cebu
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Butuan
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Manila to Sayak via Cebu
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Manila to Sayak via Davao
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Butuan
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $250
Bus operators
Bachelor Express
Phone
+63(082) 285-6486
Bus from Butuan to Surigao
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
davaoterminal.page.tl
Bus and ferry from Ormoc to Lipata
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
davaoterminal.page.tl
Philtranco
Website
philtranco.net
Bus from Philtranco Pasay to Ormoc
Ave. Duration
21 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
philtranco.net
Bus from Philtranco Pasay to Liloan
Ave. Duration
25 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
philtranco.net
Pintados Bus
Website
phbus.com
Bus from Manila Cubao to Maasin
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
phbus.com
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Ferry operators
Montenegro Shipping and Ferries
FastCat Ferry
Starlite Ferries
Phone
+63 43 723 9965
Website
starliteferries.com
Car ferry from Liloan to Lipata
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
starliteferries.com
Economy
$5
Business Class
$6
Cokaliong Shipping
Website
cokaliongshipping.com
Ferry from Maasin to Surigao
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$6 - $27
Schedules at
cokaliongshipping.com
Economy
$6
Tourist
$9
Cabin
$27
2 GO Travel
Phone
(+63 2) 528.7209
Email
info@2go.com.ph
Website
travel.2go.com.ph
Car ferry from Manila to Cebu
Ave. Duration
22 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Book at
travel.2go.com.ph
Mega Value Class
$22 - $45
Super Value Class
$26 - $30
Tourist Class
$30 - $45
Cabin for 4
$30 - $45
Cabin for 6
$35 - $50
Stateroom for 2
$90 - $105
Suiteroom for 2
$100 - $104
Medallion Transport Inc.
Phone
(032)4121121
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Cebu to Surigao
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Schedules at
medalliontransportinc.com
Book at
book.medalliontransportinc.com
Business
$22
Tourist
$19
Deluxe
$28
Economy
$16

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