There are 4 ways to get from Manila to Tagbilaran by plane, bus, car ferry, ferry or bus and 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 from Manila  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Tagbilaran (TAG) MNL - TAG

$48 - $224

Cheapest option

Car ferry, ferry  •  24 h 42 min

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

$36 - $66

2 alternative options

Bus to Clark International, fly  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Trinoma to Clark International Airport
  2. Fly from Clark International (CRK) to Tagbilaran (TAG) CRK - TAG

$99 - $398

Bus and ferry, ferry  •  36 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Isarog Lines Cubao to Masbate City
  2. Take the ferry from Masbate City to Cebu
  3. Take the ferry from Cebu to Tagbilaran

$50 - $108

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct ferry from Manila to Tagbilaran. However, there are services departing from Manila and arriving at Tagbilaran via Cebu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 42 min.

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The distance between Manila and Tagbilaran is 633 km.

The best way to get from Manila to Tagbilaran without a car is to car ferry and ferry which takes 24 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to get from Manila to Tagbilaran, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Manila Airport to Tagbilaran Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Philippine Airlines, Cebu Pacific and AirAsia Philippines offer flights from Manila Airport to Tagbilaran Airport.

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There are 340+ hotels available in Tagbilaran. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manila to Tagbilaran.
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  • Distance: 395.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 1 min

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

Philippine Airlines, Cebu Pacific and AirAsia Philippines fly from Manila to Tagbilaran every 4 hours.

Airlines
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Tagbilaran
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Clark International to Tagbilaran
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Tagbilaran
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $600
Flights from Clark International to Tagbilaran
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $390
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Manila to Tagbilaran
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Bus operators
Bicol Isarog
Website
bicolisarog.com
Bus and ferry from Isarog Lines Cubao to Masbate City
Ave. Duration
14 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
bicolisarog.com
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Ferry operators
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
$95 - $105
Suiteroom for 2
$100 - $105
OceanJet
Website
oceanjet.net
Ferry from Cebu to Tagbilaran
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
oceanjet.net
Book at
12go.asia
Tourist Class
$15
Business Class
$19
Cokaliong Shipping
Website
cokaliongshipping.com
Ferry from Masbate City to Cebu
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$14 - $70
Schedules at
cokaliongshipping.com
Economy
$14
Cabin for 2
$64
Cabin for 4
$30
Suite Room
$69
SuperCat Ferry
Website
supercat.com.ph
Ferry from Cebu to Tagbilaran
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
supercat.com.ph

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