There are 7 ways to get from Surigao to Iligan by bus, ferry, car ferry, taxi, car or plane

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

Bus  •  20 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Surigao to Davao City
  2. Take the bus from Davao City to Agora, Cagayan de Oro
  3. Take the bus from Cagayan de Oro to Iligan City

$16 - $29

6 alternative options

Ferry, Fast Ferry  •  22 h 30 min

  1. Take the ferry from Surigao to Maasin
  2. Take the Fast Ferry from Maasin to Cebu
  3. Take the ferry from Cebu to Iligan

$29 - $75

Car ferry  •  27 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Surigao to Cebu
  2. Take the car ferry from Cebu City to Iligan Port Cebu

$37 - $55

Taxi  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Surigao to Iligan 271.4 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Surigao to Iligan 271.4 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Cagayan, bus  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Surigao (SUG) to Cagayan (CGY) SUG - CGY
  2. Take the bus from Initao to Iligan

$59 - $188

Fly to Ozamis, car ferry  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Surigao (SUG) to Ozamis (OZC) SUG - OZC
  2. Take the car ferry from Ozamis to Iligan

$58 - $217

What companies run services between Surigao, Philippines and Iligan, Philippines?

You can take a bus from Surigao to Iligan via Davao City, Agora, Cagayan de Oro, and Cagayan de Oro in around 20 h 28 min.

Airlines
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Surigao to Cagayan via Cebu
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $170
Flights from Surigao to Ozamis via Cebu
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Bus operators
Bachelor Express
Phone
+63(082) 285-6486
Bus from Surigao to Davao City
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated)
Phone
+63 88 858 5887
Bus from Davao City to Agora, Cagayan de Oro
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus from Cagayan de Oro to Iligan City
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus from Initao to Iligan
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
facebook.com
Ferry operators
Cokaliong Shipping
Website
cokaliongshipping.com
Ferry from Surigao to Maasin
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$6 - $28
Schedules at
cokaliongshipping.com
Economy
$7
Tourist
$10
Cabin
$28
Ferry from Maasin to Cebu
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $20
Schedules at
cokaliongshipping.com
Economy
$7
Tourist
$12
Cabin
$20
Suite Room
$45
Ferry from Cebu to Iligan
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Schedules at
cokaliongshipping.com
Economy
$18
Tourist
$21
Cabin
$27
Weesamexpress
Website
weesam.ph
Ferry from Maasin to Cebu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
weesam.ph
Book at
book.weesam.ph
First
$13
Tourist
$11
Economy
$10
Medallion Transport Inc.
Phone
(032)4121121
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Surigao to Cebu
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $29
Schedules at
facebook.com
Business
$23
Tourist
$20
Deluxe
$29
Economy
$16
2 GO Travel
Phone
(+63 2) 528.7209
Email
info@2go.com.ph
Website
travel.2go.com.ph
Car ferry from Cebu City to Iligan Port
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Super Value Class
$22
Mega Value Class
$24
Tourist Class
$26
Car ferry from Ozamis to Iligan
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6 - $28
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Mega Value Class
$7
Super Value Class
$7
Tourist Class
$7
Business Class for 6
$27
Cabin for 4
$28
Stateroom for 2
$56
Suiteroom for 2
$60
Other operators
Taxi from Surigao to Iligan
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Surigao and Iligan is 221 km. The road distance is 434 km.

The cheapest way to get from Surigao to Iligan is to bus which costs ₱800 - ₱1,600 and takes 20 h 28 min.

The quickest way to get from Surigao to Iligan is to fly and bus which takes 5 h 14 min and costs ₱3,000 - ₱10,000.

No, there is no direct bus from Surigao to Iligan. However, there are services departing from Surigao and arriving at Iligan City via Davao City and Cagayan de Oro. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 28 min.

No, there is no direct ferry from Surigao to Iligan. However, there are services departing from Surigao and arriving at Iligan via Maasin and Cebu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 20 h 28 min to get from Surigao to Iligan, including transfers.