From Manila Airport to Cebu by Flights
Passenger reviews out of total 483 passengers who traveled with us on this route.
At 12Go our operators offer three types of service:
Cheap, Fast, Good - but you can usually pick only two of them!
Cheap & Fast won’t be Good. (e.g. buses from/to Khao San Road, local buses or 3rd class trains)
Cheap & Good won’t be Fast. (e.g. VIP trains in Thailand)
Fast & Good won’t be Cheap. (e.g. private limousine services, or VIP24 buses vs Express buses)
Make your choice! Please remember that while we are closely monitoring the services, we are still an agency marketplace. That means we focus on ticketing services and route availability & coverage rather than on the factual seat reclining angle you will get on the bus today.
How to get from Manila to Cebu
Travelling between Manila and Cebu is possible by flight. Flight guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Flight is the slowest option.
The most expensive ticket will cost you PHP 8,272 if you go by flight; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a flight which will set you back mere PHP 3,021.
How long does it take to get from Manila to Cebu?
It can take you anywhere between 2 and 23 hours to travel between Manila and Cebu depending on the means of transport you choose.
Flight is the fastest way to travel between Manila and Cebu. Flight will bring you to your destination in 1h 10m. Flight does a much slower job and take about 23h to reach Cebu.
How much does it cost to get from Manila to Cebu?
Travelling between Manila and Cebu can be as cheap as PHP 3,021 if you opt for a Cebu Pacific flight and as expensive as PHP 8,272 if you buy a Airphil Express flight ticket.
Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.
How many trips per day are there between Manila and Cebu ?
- 45 from Manila to Cebu starting from 01:35 Manila Airport until 23:45 Manila Airport
- 15 from Manila to Cebu starting from 09:00 Manila North Harbor Pier 4 until 20:00 Manila North Harbor Pier 4
Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Manila to Cebu.
What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?
Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Manila to Cebu, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as PHP 3,021.
Things to remember: Note that some of the airlines may have restrictions on checked luggage weight or require paying extra for check-in, choosing seats or transportation of oversized luggage.
If opting for a flight, calculate the time you will spend getting to and from the airports as well as the waiting time before your flight, getting through immigration in case of an international flight and recovering your checked luggage.
In certain cases all these procedures can add no less than 5 hours to your total travel time.
Airlines flying between Manila and Cebu
Airphil Express, Cebu Pacific, Philippine Airlines
Ferry may be a tiring experience especially if you are prone to seasickness and often is not the cheapest option available but it almost always makes for a very picturesque journey.
Things to remember: Ferry rides may be cancelled due to rough seas.
Companies operating ferry routes between Manila and Cebu
2GO (2GO Group Inc.)
What is the most popular transport to get from Manila to Cebu?
There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with avia remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.
Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route
- 1000 decided to fly
- 293 travelled aboard a ferry