There are 5 ways to get from Manila to Tagum River by train, bus, car, car ferry, bus and ferry or plane

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

Train, bus, drive, car ferry  •  8h

  1. Take the train from España to Alabang
  2. Take the bus from Alabang to San Pablo City
  3. Drive from San Pablo City to Lucena Port
  4. Take the car ferry from Lucena Port to Marinduque Balanacan Port
  5. Drive from Marinduque Balanacan Port to Tagum River

₱13,734 - ₱14,024

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry  •  9h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Dalahican Terminal
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Dalahican Terminal to Marinduque

₱1,433 - ₱1,825

3 alternative options

Bus, car ferry  •  8h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Turbina
  2. Take the bus from Turbina to Lucena
  3. Take the car ferry from Lucena Port to Marinduque Balanacan Port

₱13,628 - ₱13,844

Drive, car ferry  •  4h 52m

  1. Drive from Manila to Lucena Port
  2. Take the car ferry from Lucena Port to Marinduque Balanacan Port

₱13,963 - ₱14,316

Train, fly  •  4h

  1. Take the train from Doroteo Jose LRT to Edsa Lrt
  2. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Marinduque (MRQ) MNL - MRQ

₱3,531 - ₱8,253

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The cheapest way to get from Manila to Tagum River is to bus and bus and ferry which costs ₱1,400 - ₱1,900 and takes 9h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Manila to Tagum River is to train and fly which costs ₱3,500 - ₱8,500 and takes 4h.

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The distance between Manila and Tagum River is 171 km.

The best way to get from Manila to Tagum River without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 9h 57m and costs ₱1,400 - ₱1,900.

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It takes approximately 8h to get from Manila to Tagum River, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Manila Airport to Marinduque Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Cebgo offers flights from Manila Airport to Marinduque Airport.

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

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What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and Tagum River, MIMAROPA, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Manila to Tagum River. However, you can take the train to Alabang, take the walk to Alabang, take the bus to San Pablo City, take the drive to Lucena Port, take the car ferry to Marinduque Balanacan Port, then take the drive to Tagum River. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Manila to Tagum River via Gil Puyat LRT, Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal, Turbina, Turbina, Lucena, Lucena Port, and Marinduque Balanacan Port in around 8h 24m.

Airlines
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Marinduque
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₱2,300 - ₱7,500
Train operators
Philippine National Railways
Phone
02 319-0041
Website
pnr.gov.ph
Train from España to Alabang
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
₱20 - ₱60
Schedules at
pnr.gov.ph
Ordinary
₱20 - ₱28
Aircon
₱25 - ₱35
Light rail Transit Authority
Phone
+63 (2) 647-3452
Email
pro@lrta.gov.ph
Website
lrta.gov.ph
Train from Doroteo Jose LRT to Edsa Lrt
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
₱15 - ₱30
Website
Light rail Transit Authority
Bus operators
JAC Liner
Phone
0917 (5225463)
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Alabang to San Pablo City
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₱100 - ₱140
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
biyaheroes.com
Bus from Turbina to Lucena
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₱120 - ₱190
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
biyaheroes.com
Bus and ferry from Dalahican Terminal to Marinduque
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₱95 - ₱140
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
search.biyaheroes.com
Jam
Phone
0917-526-0008
Email
info@jam.com.ph
Website
jam.com.ph
Bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Turbina
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₱75 - ₱90
Schedules at
jam.com.ph
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Bus from Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal to Dalahican Terminal
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₱220 - ₱260
Schedules at
jam.com.ph
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Ferry operators
Starhorse Shipping
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Lucena Port to Marinduque Balanacan Port
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₱13,194
Schedules at
facebook.com
Montenegro Shipping and Ferries
Email
operations.msli@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Mogpog Lucena Port to Marinduque Port
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
₱280 - ₱1,200
Schedules at
montenegrolines.com.ph
Regular
₱390
Bicycle
₱286
Motorcycle
₱1,144

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