There are 3 ways to get from Samboan to Dapitan by car 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.

Recommended option

Car ferry, ferry  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Samboan Cebu to Sibulan
  2. Take the ferry from Dumaguete to Dapitan

$8 - $16

Cheapest option

Car ferry  •  18 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Samboan Cebu to Dapitan


1 alternative option

Ferry  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the ferry from Dumaguete to Dapitan

$7 - $15

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Samboan Cebu and arriving at Dapitan. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 18 h.

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The distance between Samboan and Dapitan is 98 km.

The best way to get from Samboan to Dapitan without a car is to car ferry and ferry which takes 5 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to get from Samboan to Dapitan, including transfers.

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There are 12+ hotels available in Dapitan. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Samboan to Dapitan.
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  • Distance: 61.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 36 min

What companies run services between Samboan, Philippines and Dapitan, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Samboan to Dapitan. However, you can take the car ferry to Sibulan, take the taxi to Dumaguete, then take the ferry to Dapitan. Alternatively, Cokaliong Shipping operates a ferry from Samboan to Dapitan 4 times a week. Tickets cost $5 - $11 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min.

Ferry operators
Lite Ferries
(032)2551721 to 23
Car ferry from Samboan Cebu to Sibulan
Ave. Duration
1 h
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
Schedules at
Car ferry from Samboan Cebu to Dapitan
Ave. Duration
18 h
Twice daily
Estimated price
Schedules at
Book at
Cokaliong Shipping
Ferry from Dumaguete to Dapitan
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
4 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Schedules at

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