Tuesday 27 September 2016 14:55:54 PHT

Regular Ferry Schedules

IJsselstein, Saturday, 16 July 2005 (updated: Monday, 23 May 2016)

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A large number of regular ferries connect Bohol with the other islands of the Philippines. They are the cheapest way to travel from island to island, and hence can be very crowded during high season (just before the Holy Week or Christmas).

This list is far from exhaustive, and schedules tend to change often, especially with the smaller shipping companies. If you have additional information, please tell us, so that we can share it here.

When you go to Bohol from Cebu, you have to head to Pier 3 to go to Tubigon, or Pier 1 or 4 to go to Tagbilaran. Note that the route via Tubigon is normally cheaper (also by fastcraft), and can be faster, even when going to Tagbilaran, if you take a V-hire or bus from Tubigon to Tagbilaran.

For other destinations, fares, promo rates, vehicle rates and precise schedule, please check out the shipping websites indicated below or call them directly.

Trans-Asia Shipping Lines

M.J. Cuenco Ave., corner Osmeña Blvd. Tel. +63 32 2546491 to 95 Fax. +63 32 255-7899. In Tagbilaran: Tagbilaran Shipping Agency, 51 Palma street, Tagbilaran city.

The fare from Tagbilaran to Cagayan and vice versa; starting from Peso 660.00(2nd class); Peso 795.00 (Tourist class); Cabin (960) Peso 1,090 (Private room).

The fare from Tagbilaran to Cebu and vice versa; starting from Peso 195.00(2nd class); Peso 265.00 (Tourist class); Peso 475 (Private room).

For the schedules visit the Trans Asia Shipping Lines website.

Trip Nr. From Departure To Arrival Vessel
1CebuMon 12:00Tagbilaran Mon 16:00Trans-Asia 8
1TagbilaranSun 22:00Cebu Mon 02:00Asia Philippines
1TagbilaranMon 19:00Cagayan Tue 04:00Asia Philippines
2TagbilaranWed 19:00Cagayan Thu 04:00Asia Philippines
3TagbilaranFri 19:00 Cagayan Sat 04:00Asia Philippines
1CagayanTues 19:00 Tagbilaran Wed 04:00Asia Philippines
2CagayanThu 19:00Tagbilaran Fri 04:00Asia Philippines
3CagayanSat 19:00Tagbilaran Sun 04:00Asia Philippines
1NasipitSat 12:00Cagayan Thu 18:00Asia Trans-Asia 8
1JagnaSat 23:00Nasipit Fri 06:00Trans-Asia 8
2JagnaSun 19:30Nasipit Fri 07:30Trans-Asia 8

Cokaliong Shipping Lines

46 D. Jakosalem St., Cebu City Telephone: +63 32 71220/75941/2532262; +63 32 232 7211.

Cokaliong Shipping Lines sails weekly on the route Cebu to Tagbilaran. Tagbilaran office, Port area. Telephone: +63 38 501 8598 Website: www.cokaliongshipping.com.

The fare from Tagbilaran to Cebu and vice versa; starting from Peso 210 (Economy class); Peso 295.00 (Tourist class); Peso 920 (Suite room)

The fare from Jagna, Bohol to Nasipit and vice versa; starting from Peso 600 (Economy class); Peso 700.00 (Tourist class); Peso 2,700 (Suite room)

Cebu Port: Pier 1

FromDepartureToArrivalVessel
Cebu Mon 18:30TagbilaranMon 23:30M/V Filipinas Dinagat
TagbilaranTue 07:30CebuTue 12:00M/V Filipinas Dinagat
Jagna Sun 24:00NasipitMon 05:00M/V Filipinas Butuan
NasipitSun 12:00JagnaSun 17:00M/V Filipinas Butuan

Lite Shipping Corporation

Lite Shipping Corporation operates on the route from Cebu Tagbilaran and Tubigon. Lite Shipping Corporation, Tagbilaran city 038 411 4724; 038 411 3074; 038 235 3270: Lite Shipping Corporation Office Cebu 032 255-1721 to 26; 032 414 9001 to 03, website: www.liteferries.com.

The fare from Tagbilaran to Cebu and vice versa; starting from Peso 210.00 (Economy), Peso 230.00 (Standard) up to Peso 1,020.00 (Suite room): Tubigon to Cebu and vice versa; starting from Peso 200.00 (Economy), up to Peso 230.00 (Tourist Class): Loon, Bohol to Argao, Cebu and vice versa; Peso 110: Tagbilaran to Larena, Siquijor and vice versa; starting from Peso 215.00 (Economy), Standard 270 up to Peso 960 (Suite Room).

The port of Catagbacan of Loon is badly damaged after the 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck Bohol.

Cebu Port: Pier 1 and Ouano Wharf in Mandaue city

Trip Nr.FrequencyFromDepartureToArrivalVessel
1Daily Cebu12:30Tagbilaran17:30M/V Lite Ferry 5
2DailyCebu22:00Tagbilaran03:00M/V Lite Ferry 10
3Tue/Thu/SatCebu13:00Tagbilaran18:00M/V Lite Ferry 12
4Mon/Wed/FriCebu13:00Tagbilaran18:00M/V Lite Ferry 7
1DailyTagbilaran12:00Cebu17:00 M/V Lite Ferry 10
2Daily Tagbilaran22:30Cebu03:30M/V Lite Ferry 5
3Mon/Wed/FriTagbilaran24:00Cebu05:00 M/V Lite Ferry 12
4Tues/Thu/SatTagbilaran24:00Cebu05:00 M/V Lite Ferry 7
1Daily Cebu07:00Tubigon09:30M/V Lite Ferry 1
2DailyCebu19:00Tubigon21:30M/V Lite Ferry 1
1Daily Tubigon12:00Cebu14:30M/V Lite Ferry 1
2Daily Tubigon24:00Cebu02:30M/V Lite Ferry 1
1Daily Tubigon07:00Mandaue - M/V Lite Ferry 23
2DailyTubigon19:00Mandaue - M/V Lite Ferry 23
1Daily Mandaue12:00Tubigon14:30M/V Lite Ferry 23
2Daily Mandaue24:00Tubigon02:30M/V Lite Ferry 23
1Tue/SatLoon, Bohol06:00Argao, Cebu08:00LCT St. Nino de Bohol
2Sun/MonLoon, Bohol09:00Argao, Cebu11:00LCT St. Nino de Bohol
1 Tue-Sat Argao, Cebu08:00Loon, Bohol10:00LCT St. Nino de Bohol
2 Sun-Mon Argao, Cebu11:00Loon, Bohol13:00LCT St. Nino de Bohol
1Mon/Wed/FriTagbilaran20:00Larena, Siquijor - M/V Lite Ferry 7
2Tue/Thu/SatTagbilaran20:00Larena, Siquijor - M/V Lite Ferry 12
1Tue/Thu/SatLarena, Siquijor19:00Tagbilaran - M/V Lite Ferry 7
2Wed/Fri Larena, Siquijor19:00Tagbilaran - M/V Lite Ferry 12

F.J Palacio Lines Incorporated

F.J Palacio Lines Incorporated operates on the route between Tagbilaran, Cebu and Plaridel, Mindanao.

Corner Mabini and Zulueta Street, Cebu City. Telephone: +63 32 255 4540; +63 32 255 4538; +63 32 254 4540

Cebu Port: Pier 1

Trip Nr. FrequencyFromDepartureToArrival
1 Tue, Thu, SatTagbilaran24:00Cebu (Pier 1)04:00
1 Mon, Wed, Fri Cebu (Pier 1)14:00Tagbilaran18:00
1 Mon, Wed, Fri Tagbilaran19:00Plaridel06:00
1 Tue, Thu, Sat Plaridel 16:00Tagbilaran24:00
1 Mon, Wed, Fri Tagbilaran19:00Larena, Siquijor22:00
1 Tue, Thu, Sun Larena, Siquijor 21:00Tagbilaran24:00

VG Shipping lines

Cebu office: VG Shipping Lines Building, Pier 3 Port Area (behind Pier 3 Chapel). Telephone: +63 32 416 6226; +63 32 238 7635

Cargo inquiries: +63 920 804 3188

Talibon office: Pengavitor Enterprises Building, Poblacion Talibon, Bohol. Telephone: +63 38 515 5268; +63 929 721 1017

This shipping company serves passenger and cargo

Cebu Port: Pier 3

Trip Nr. FrequencyFromDepartureToArrivalVessel
1 Daily Talibon10:00Cebu14:00 M/V Island Roro 2
2 Daily Talibon22:00Cebu01:30 M/V VG 1
1 Daily Cebu (Pier 3)12:00Talibon14:45 M/V VG 1
2 Daily Cebu (Pier 3)22:00Talibon02:00 M/V Island Roro 2

J & N Shipping Line

Cebu Port: Pier 2

Trip Nr. FrequencyFromDepartureToArrivalVessel
1 Mon - Sat Ubay09:00Cebu Carrier (Roro)
2 Sun Ubay24:00CebuCarrier (Roro)
1 Mon - SatCebu 21:00UbayCarrier (Roro)
2 SunCebu12:00UbayCarrier (Roro)

Please take note: Schedules are subject to change without prior notice. For daily schedules, fares and other destinations, please check out the shipping website. Schedules of VG Shipping lines and J & N Shipping Line could not be updated.

The Port Terminal fees in Cebu and Tubigon are 10 pesos.

Please inform us of any irregularities or changes in the schedule you are aware of.

You can see from the date above the article when we last updated the schedules. Also, schedules are subject to change without prior notice. So we advice visitors to check themselves for the most recent daily schedules, fares (including promo and vehicle fares) and other destinations on the shipping company websites or contact them directly.

Jeroen and Rodelyn Gallo Hellingman

What readers think...

annalou villarico wrote:
Wednesday, 21 September 2016 17:25:02 PHT
what lightshipping morning sked like 8am cebu to tagbilaran
Beverly tinio wrote:
Sunday, 28 August 2016 15:18:50 PHT
Any posivility that i can reach cebu to bohol den bohol no nasipit? Anytime today?
Marietta M. Sicat wrote:
Thursday, 28 July 2016 10:02:47 PHT
Sailing schedule for tagbilaran to siquijor and siquijorto tagbilaran. Pls. Help. Oct 10, 2016.
Dafrosa Benting wrote:
Tuesday, 19 July 2016 13:36:46 PHT
How much will it cost to bring an Avanza to Tagbilaran and vice versa? What docs should we present? What are the schedules available on sa Saturday to Tagbi and back to Cebu on a Sunday? Thanks so much!
Cora wrote:
Monday, 18 July 2016 19:44:44 PHT
how much would it cost to bring a sedan car from Cebu to Tagbilaran and vice versa?

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