There are 4 ways to get from Manila to Tandag by plane, taxi, car ferry, bus and ferry or bus

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, taxi  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Butuan (BXU) MNL - BXU
  2. Take a taxi from Butuan to Tandag

$118 - $259

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry, bus  •  43 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Philtranco Pasay to Davao
  2. Take the bus from Abreeza to Monyako
  3. Take the bus from Monyako to Tandag, Surigao Del Sur

$56 - $92

2 alternative options

Fly to Cagayan, taxi  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Cagayan (CGY) MNL - CGY
  2. Take a taxi from Cagayan to Tandag

$173 - $324

Car ferry, taxi  •  25 h 35 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Manila to Nasipit Pier, Butuan Manila
  2. Take a taxi from Nasipit Pier, Butuan to Tandag

$90 - $124

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manila to Tandag is to bus and ferry and bus which costs ₱3,000 - ₱5,000 and takes 43 h.

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The quickest way to get from Manila to Tandag is to fly and taxi which costs ₱6,000 - ₱14,000 and takes 6 h 1 min.

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The distance between Manila and Tandag is 836 km.

The best way to get from Manila to Tandag without a car is to car ferry and taxi which takes 25 h 35 min and costs ₱4,800 - ₱7,000.

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It takes approximately 6 h 1 min to get from Manila to Tandag, 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 one+ hotels available in Tandag. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manila to Tandag.
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  • Distance: 522.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 1 min

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

There is no direct connection from Manila to Tandag. However, you can take the train to Gil Puyat LRT, take the walk to Jam Liner/Atrium, take the Airport Bus to NAIA Terminal 2, take the walk to Manila airport, fly to Butuan, then take the taxi to Tandag. Alternatively, you can take the train to Gil Puyat LRT, take the walk to Jam Liner/Atrium, take the Airport Bus to NAIA Terminal 2, take the walk to Manila airport, fly to Cagayan, then take the taxi to Tandag.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Butuan
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $250
Flights from Manila to Cagayan
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Manila to Cagayan via Iloilo
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
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 Cagayan
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $260
Bus operators
Philtranco
Website
philtranco.net
Bus and ferry from Philtranco Pasay to Davao
Ave. Duration
34 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
philtranco.net
Davao Metro Shuttle
Website
davaometroshuttle.com
Bus from Abreeza to Monyako
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
davaometroshuttle.com
Bachelor Express
Phone
+63(082) 285-6486
Bus from Monyako to Tandag, Surigao Del Sur
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
davaoterminal.page.tl
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 Nasipit Pier, Butuan
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Mega Value Class
$35 - $50
Tourist Class
$40 - $50
Cabin for 4
$45 - $55
Stateroom for 2
$105 - $115
Suiteroom for 2
$120
Other operators
Taxi from Butuan to Tandag
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65

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