Manila to Albay

Manila to Albay

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Manila to Albay Schedule

Manila to Albay Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
DLTBCo Regular AC 06:00 - 15:37₱ 1,349
Isarog Line Regular 09:00 - 17:48₱ 1,842
Isarog Line Regular 10:00 - 18:31₱ 2,060
Legaspi St Jude Transport Lines Regular 15:30 - 01:06₱ 1,559
Legaspi St Jude Transport Lines Non-AC Seater 17:30 - 02:18₱ 1,134
Isarog Line Elite 19:45 - 04:16₱ 1,842
Isarog Line Regular WC 21:00 - 06:16₱ 970
Penafrancia Tours Elite 22:00 - 06:46₱ 1,842

Transportation from Manila to Albay

Facts about the transport from Manila to Albay

Cheapest Transport$20
Fastest Transport1h 15m
Earliest Departure3:35 AM
Latest Departure10:00 PM
Departures per day201
Distance550 kilometers
Transport CompaniesALPS The Bus, Cebu Pacific, DLTBCo, Isarog Line, Legaspi St Jude Transport Lines, Penafrancia Tours, Pintados

Manila to Albay Destination Reviews

Change your dltb teller in pitx. They had attitude problem.
Bus New Normal, DLTBCo (DLTBCo), Oct 27, 2022
all the restrooms at stopovers are aweful, disgusting! paying 5-10 pesos, NO tissue, NO soap😝
Bus Regular AC, DLTBCo (DLTBCo), Oct 14, 2022
I book for 1x2 seating but the bus is 2x2 seating.
Bus Skybus WC, Penafrancia Tours, Jul 21, 2022
82 customer reviews

How to get from Manila to Albay

When you want to get from Manila to Albay, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Bus ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A Bus ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about USD 46.28. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as USD 19.14.

How far is Manila from Albay?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Manila to Albay. Your trip will be a total of 342 miles (550 km). The flying distance is 661 miles (1063 km).

How long does it take to get from Manila to Albay?

The travel time from Manila to Albay can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 11 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Manila to Albay?

The cost of the trip from Manila to Albay varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Legaspi St Jude Transport Lines: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as USD 19.14 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a Bus - a one-way Bus ticket can cost as much as USD 46.28.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Manila to Albay:

  • Bus tickets - USD 19.15 to USD 46.28;
  • Plane tickets - USD 62.70 to USD 62.70;

How many trips per day are there between Manila and Albay?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Buses start plying the route from 06:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 22:00. There are 201 available bus trips every day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Manila to Albay. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is USD 62.70.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Manila to Albay

Cebu Pacific


Taking a bus from Manila to Albay is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

The most popular transport from Manila to Albay

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Manila to Albay? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 100% decided to go for a bus.