Manila to Laoag

Manila to Laoag

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Manila to Laoag Schedule

Manila to Laoag Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Philippine Airlines Economy #PR219612:30 - 13:35$ 92.20
Philippine Airlines Economy #PR119819:15 - 20:25$ 113.86

Transportation from Manila to Laoag

Manila to Laoag Destination Reviews

Very comfy. Bit tight on leg space but offers great amenities. Wifi service, toilet, usb charging, personal tablet for entertainment and just right cool temperature. The crew were also helpful and accompdating. Left on time. Highly recommended!
Bus Super Deluxe, Farinas Trans (Fariñas Trans), Mar 4, 2020
Bus left Manila on time and arrived in Laoag 2 hrs ahead of schedule. Seats were very comfortable and the toilet was clean and didn't smell. Also received a call 2 hrs before the trip confirming our reservation. Driver travelled at a safe speed. Great experience.
Bus Super Deluxe, Farinas Trans (Fariñas Trans), Jan 7, 2020
Departure time was 30 minutes passed schedule.
Bus Standard AC, Farinas Trans (Fariñas Trans), Dec 31, 2019
Bus 1st Class CR, Farinas Trans (Fariñas Trans), Dec 29, 2019
Awesome travel
Bus Super Deluxe, Farinas Trans (Fariñas Trans), Dec 27, 2019
Please improve.
Bus Deluxe, Farinas Trans (Fariñas Trans), Dec 27, 2019
Bus 1st Class CR, Farinas Trans (Fariñas Trans), Dec 25, 2019
On-boarding was fast but was transferred to another bus type which required us to add P40 on our total fare.
Bus 1st class, Farinas Trans (Fariñas Trans), Dec 24, 2019
Very comfortable travel at night. Thanks.
Bus Super Deluxe, Farinas Trans (Fariñas Trans), Dec 22, 2019
Old bus. I don't like the smell.. but fast and very accommodating condoctor
Bus 1st class, Farinas Trans (Fariñas Trans), Nov 30, 2019
85 customer reviews

How to get from Manila to Laoag

When you want to get from Manila to Laoag, 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 flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about USD 93.32. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as USD 20.00.

How far is Manila from Laoag?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Manila to Laoag. Your trip will be a total of 334 miles (536 km). The flying distance is 257 miles (412 km).

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

The travel time from Manila to Laoag can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 9 hours.

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

The cost of the trip from Manila to Laoag varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Partas Transportation Company: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as USD 20.00 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as USD 93.32.

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

  • Bus tickets - USD 20.00 to USD 20.00;
  • Plane tickets - USD 93.00 to USD 93.00;

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

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

  • Flights from Manila to Laoag depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Manila to Laoag. 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 93.00.

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 Laoag
Philippine Airlines


Taking a bus from Manila to Laoag 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 Laoag

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Manila to Laoag? 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:

  • 74% users took a plane.
  • 26% decided to go for a bus.