There are 2 ways to get from San Carlos to Cebu City by car ferry, taxi or bus and ferry

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Car ferry, taxi  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the car ferry from San Carlos to Toledo
  2. Take a taxi from Toledo to Cebu City

$17 - $24

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from San Carlos to Cebu South Bus Terminal Aircon

$5 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from San Carlos to Cebu City is to bus and ferry which costs ₱320 - ₱550 and takes 3 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Carlos to Cebu City is to car ferry and taxi which costs ₱900 - ₱1,300 and takes 2 h 46 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from San Carlos and arriving at Cebu South Bus Terminal. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 32 min.

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The distance between San Carlos and Cebu City is 55 km.

The best way to get from San Carlos to Cebu City without a car is to car ferry and taxi which takes 2 h 46 min and costs ₱900 - ₱1,300.

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It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to get from San Carlos to Cebu City, including transfers.

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San Carlos to Cebu City bus services, operated by Ceres Liner, depart from San Carlos station.

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San Carlos to Cebu City bus services, operated by Ceres Liner, arrive at Cebu South Bus Terminal station.

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There are 1005+ hotels available in Cebu City. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Carlos to Cebu City.
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  • Distance: 34.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 46 min

What companies run services between San Carlos, Western Visayas, Philippines and Cebu City, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from San Carlos to Cebu City. However, you can take the car ferry to Toledo then take the taxi to Cebu City. Alternatively, Ceres Liner operates a vehicle from San Carlos to Cebu City twice daily. Tickets cost $5 - $10 and the journey takes 3 h 32 min.

Bus operators
Ceres Liner
Bus and ferry from San Carlos to Cebu South Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
cebu.gov.ph
Book at
facebook.com
Ferry operators
FastCat Ferry
Website
fastcat.com.ph
Car ferry from San Carlos to Toledo
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
fastcat.com.ph
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Economy
$4
Premium Economy
$5
Business Class
$6
E.B. Aznar Shipping Corporation
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from San Carlos to Toledo
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
facebook.com
Other operators
Taxi from Toledo to Cebu City
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Holiday Taxi
Phone
+63 32 345 1622
Atlas TaxiCab
Phone
+63 32 253 6637

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