There are 6 ways to get from Northern Samar to Manila by bus, plane, ferry, car, car 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.

Recommended option

Mini Van, Mini Van to Tacloban, fly to Manila  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the Mini Van from VS Grand Tours Calbayog to VS Grand Tours Catbalogan
  2. Take the Mini Van from VS Grand Tours Catbalogan to Tacloban City
  3. Fly from Tacloban (TAC) to Manila (MNL) TAC - MNL

$70 - $203

Cheapest option

Local Banca, drive, car ferry  •  16 h 27 min

  1. Take the Local Banca from San Isidro to Maya
  2. Drive from Maya to Cebu
  3. Take the car ferry from Cebu to Manila

$45 - $83

4 alternative options

Fly Catarman to Luzon Island, bus  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Catarman (CRM) to Luzon Island (CRK) CRM - CRK
  2. Take the bus from Clark International Airport to Trinoma

$78 - $338

Fly Calbayog to Luzon Island, bus  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Calbayog (CYP) to Luzon Island (CRK) CYP - CRK
  2. Take the bus from Clark International Airport to Trinoma

$89 - $354

Local Banca, bus, car ferry  •  19 h 27 min

  1. Take the Local Banca from San Isidro to Maya
  2. Take the bus from Maya to Cebu North Bus Terminal
  3. Take the car ferry from Cebu to Manila

$57 - $94

Passenger motor bancas , bus and ferry  •  22 h 59 min

  1. Take the passenger motor bancas from Calbayog to Cataiñgan Port
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Cataiñgan to Isarog Lines Cubao

$52 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Northern Samar to Manila is to passenger motor bancas and bus and ferry which costs ₱2,700 - ₱3,000 and takes 22 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Northern Samar to Manila is to fly and bus which costs ₱4,100 - ₱19,000 and takes 5 h 20 min.

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The distance between Northern Samar and Manila is 472 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 38 min to get from Northern Samar to Manila, including transfers.

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

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Map of how to get from Northern Samar to Manila.
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  • Distance: 294.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 38 min

What companies run services between Northern Samar, Philippines and Manila, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Northern Samar to Manila. However, you can take the taxi to VS Grand Tours Calbayog, take the Mini Van to VS Grand Tours Catbalogan, take the Mini Van to Tacloban City, take the taxi to Tacloban airport, fly to Manila, take the walk to NAIA Terminal 2, then take the Airport Bus to Manila. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Catarman airport, fly to Luzon Island, take the walk to Clark International Airport, take the bus to Trinoma, take the walk to West Avenue, Quezon City, then take the bus to Manila.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Tacloban to Manila
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Tacloban to Manila via Cebu
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Tacloban to Manila
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Catarman to Luzon Island
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from Calbayog to Luzon Island
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $330
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Tacloban to Manila
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Bus operators
VS Grand Tours
Website
vsgrandtours.com
Bus from VS Grand Tours Calbayog to VS Grand Tours Catbalogan
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
vsgrandtours.com
Book at
facebook.com
Bus from VS Grand Tours Catbalogan to Tacloban City
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
vsgrandtours.com
Book at
facebook.com
Ceres Liner
Bus from Maya to Cebu North Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Bicol Isarog
Website
bicolisarog.com
Bus and ferry from Cataiñgan to Isarog Lines Cubao
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
bicolisarog.com
Ferry operators
Local Banca
Ferry from San Isidro to Maya
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
2 GO Travel
Phone
(+63 2) 528.7209
Email
info@2go.com.ph
Website
travel.2go.com.ph
Car ferry from Cebu to Manila
Ave. Duration
10 h 1 min
Frequency
4 times 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
$101 - $105
passenger motor bancas
Ferry from Calbayog to Cataiñgan Port
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
psssonline.wordpress.com

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