Travel Guide: How To Go To Bantayan Island from Cebu City

Posted: January 27, 2013 in Adventure, Travel
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Bantayan Island is located at the west of the northern end of Cebu Island. The island can be reached via Ceres bus from Cebu City (leaves from the North Bus Terminal near SM City Shopping Mall) to Hagnaya Wharf in San Remigio, Cebu then take the ferry to Sta Fe Port.

Bantayan Island

How to Get There?

1. Go to the North Bus Terminal

Cebu North Bus Terminal

Cebu North Bus Terminal Location Map
North Bus Terminal (Blue Circle in the Map)

2. Ride a bus going to Hagnaya Wharf. The fare for aircon buses cost Php 150 per head. Bus leaves the terminal every hour from 5:30AM to 7:30 PM.

Our bus left at 9:30 AM.

Hagnaya Bus

At around 11:00 AM, we arrived at Carmen where we had our first stop over for people who wanted to go to the comfort room or buy snacks.

After 1.5 hrs to Bantayan - Carmen

At noon, we are already at Tabagon.

After 2.5 hrs to Bantayan - Tabogon

At 12:30 PM, we had our second stop over near Bogo City.

2nd StopOver to Bantayan

By 1:00 PM, we were already at Hagnaya Wharf.

Hagnaya Port to Bantanyan Island

3. Buy ferry ticket at the booth. There are two ferry lines available: Super Shuttle Ferry and Island Shipping Corporation.

Ferry Ticketing Booth

Ferry Rates to BantayanFerry Fare Rates

Super Shuttle Ferry Schedule to Bantayan Island Shipping Ferry Schedule to Bantayan
Ferry Schedule to Bantayan

Ferry Ticket and Terminal Fee TicketFerry Ticket and Terminal Fee Ticket

Pay terminal Fee that cost Php 10 per head at the desk before entering the terminal.

Hagnaya Terminal Fee Booth

Hagnaya Ferry TerminalHagnaya Port Terminal

Ferry to Bantayan
Island Shipping Corporation Ferry

Our Ferry left at 1:30 PM and at 3:00 PM, we were already at Sta Fe Port.Sta Fe Port Ferry Bantayan Island

Bantayan PortSta Fe Port

Bantayan IslandBantayan Island

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  1. Royce says:

    thank you for this 😀 hope you write more if ever mulaag sad mi naa mi prior info daan. Salamat again.

    from a fellow LAAGenyo

  2. Mae V says:

    THANK YOU SO MUCH for posting this. I especially appreciate the details regarding the ferry schedule!

  3. can’t be more detailed than this, simple and direct, with pics and map….hope u can post ur stay in bantayan, detailed also, if u have, pls post the link…thanks

  4. Lakbay Diva says:

    magbalik balik jud ko ngari. thanks for the guide!

  5. this is a very comprehensive, effortful post about a good day travel. Accurate and straight to the point. 🙂

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