There are 5 ways to get from Sorsogon to Butuan by car ferry, ferry, bus, bus and ferry, plane or taxi

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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Car ferry, ferry  •  29 h 38 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Pilar to Masbate
  2. Take the ferry from Masbate City to Cebu
  3. Take the ferry from Cebu to Nasipit

$57 - $127

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Car ferry, ferry, bus  •  37 h 3 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Pilar to Masbate
  2. Take the ferry from Masbate City to Cebu
  3. Take the ferry from Cebu to Cagayan De Oro
  4. Take the bus from Cagayan de Oro to Butuan

$59 - $130

Bus, bus and ferry  •  42 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Sorsogon City to Amihan Lines Cubao
  2. Take the bus from Manila Cubao to Ormoc
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Ormoc to Lipata
  4. Take the bus from Surigao to Butuan

$59 - $67

Fly to Butuan  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Legaspi (LGP) to Butuan (BXU) LGP - BXU

$61 - $269

Fly to Tandag, taxi  •  17 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Legaspi (LGP) to Tandag (TDG) LGP - TDG
  2. Take a taxi from Tandag to Butuan

$152 - $458

Questions & Answers

The distance between Sorsogon and Butuan is 478 km.

The best way to get from Sorsogon to Butuan without a car is to car ferry and ferry which takes 29 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 29 h 38 min to get from Sorsogon to Butuan, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Legaspi Airport to Butuan Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h and has one stopover.

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Cebgo, Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific offer flights from Legaspi Airport to Butuan Airport.

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There are 25+ hotels available in Butuan. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sorsogon to Legaspi Airport is to bus which takes 1 h 3 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Sorsogon to Butuan.
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  • Distance: 299 miles
  • Duration: 29 h 38 min

What companies run services between Sorsogon, Philippines and Butuan, Philippines?

Cebu Pacific, Philippine Airlines and Cebgo fly from Sorsogon to Butuan every 4 hours.

Airlines
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Legaspi to Butuan via Cebu
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Legaspi to Tandag via Cebu
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Legaspi to Tandag via Manila, Cebu
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Legaspi to Butuan via Manila
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Legaspi to Butuan via Manila, Cebu
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $370
Bus operators
Bachelor Express
Phone
+63(082) 285-6486
Bus from Cagayan de Oro to Butuan
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Bus and ferry from Ormoc to Lipata
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
davaoterminal.page.tl
Bus from Surigao to Butuan
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
davaoterminal.page.tl
Amihan Bus Lines
Website
amihanbuslines.com.nu
Bus from Sorsogon City to Amihan Lines Cubao
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
amihanbuslines.com.nu
Book at
philtranco.net
Pintados Bus
Website
phbus.com
Bus from Manila Cubao to Ormoc
Ave. Duration
22 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
bicolisarog.com
Book at
bicolisarog.com
Ferry operators
Montenegro Shipping and Ferries
Cokaliong Shipping
Website
cokaliongshipping.com
Ferry from Masbate City to Cebu
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$13 - $70
Schedules at
cokaliongshipping.com
Economy
$14
Cabin for 2
$63
Cabin for 4
$30
Suite Room
$69
Ferry from Cebu to Nasipit
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
cokaliongshipping.com
Economy
$16
Tourist
$20
Cabin
$24
Trans Asia Shipping
Website
transasiashipping.com
Ferry from Cebu to Cagayan De Oro
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $23
Schedules at
transasiashipping.com
Book at
transasiashipping.com
2nd class non-air
$21
Tourist
$23
Private Room for 2
$76
Private Room (Bed)2
$76
Other operators
Taxi from Tandag to Butuan
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65

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