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Transportation to and from Mactan Cebu Airport


What is the distance from Mactan Cebu Airport to the centre of Cebu City?

Travel time from Mactan Cebu Airport to the city centre (Magellan’s Cross) is 30 to 60 minutes, the distance to cover is 13 kilometres / 8.1 miles.

From CEB Airport to Cebu City City centre by Taxi
13 km
45 min
PHP 500.-

Public transport

Bus to Mandaue, Cebu City and Talisay

Public transportation to and from Mactan Cebu Airport is operated by MyBus, bus route 3 connects the airport with Mandaue and Cebu City. Every 20 to 30 minutes between 07:00 hours and 20:00 hours, a bus runs from Terminal 1 Domestic and Terminal 2 International to MyBus Terminal. From here, the bus departs every 20 to 30 minutes between 06:00 hours and 21:00 hours in the direction of the airport via North Bus Terminal. MyBusTerminal is located northeast of the centre of Cebu City next to SM City Cebu shopping mall and Radisson Blu Hotel Cebu. Travel time from Mactan Cebu Airport to MyBus Terminal / SM City Cebu is approximately 50 minutes, Parkmall bus stop in Mandaue is 35 minutes away. The price for a single ticket is 50 PHP to Cebu City and 25 PHP to Mandaue.

If the centre of Cebu City or Talisay is your final destination, you can change at MyBus Terminal to bus route 4 in the direction of Talisay. Travel time from SM City Cebu to MC Briones bus stop in the centre of Cebu City is 15 minutes. In total, it will take you at least 70 minutes by public transport from Mactan Cebu Airport to the centre of Cebu City. If you want to get from the airport to Lapu-Lapu City or the ferry terminal of Cebu City, it is better to take a taxi. Cebu Ferry Terminal is located east of the centre of Cebu City, from here passenger boats depart for Bohol, Siquijor, Negros Oriental and many other destinations. The ferries depart from Cebu Pier 1 and Cebu Pier 3. If you want to save on a taxi choose the bus to MyBus Terminal and then a taxi (White Taxi) to the final destination. Please consult website and timetable MyBus for more information.

Discover and book tickets, activities and tours:



From Cebu City: Cebu Safari and Adventure Park Day Tour

Experience the thrill of a safari on this guided day tour. Enjoy tigers, white lions, birds, and more, through features like the African Savanna, Michelle’s Garden, and the White Lion Safari.


Cebu Island Hopping with Lunch

Take day to explore the beautiful islands of Cebu in this tour from Cebu City. Hop from island to island in our comfortable boat, with plenty of time to enjoy the beautiful landscape, clear waters, and delicious local food on offer.



Cebu City: Whale Shark Swimming & Kawasan Falls Canyoneering

Experience an incredibly unique adventure with a private day tour from Cebu to Oslob to swim with whale sharks and go canyoneering in the cliffs of Badian with your professional guide.


From Cebu: Private Whale Shark Tour & Tumalog Falls Option

Swim with whale sharks, known as the 'gentlest giants in the sea'. Dive in deep next to them to get a a look close of these beautiful, spotted sea creatures. Enjoy a private tour experience and meal next to the amazing ocean in Oslob.


Mactan and Cebu Twin City Tour with Lunch

Discover Cebu City, the oldest city in the Philippines, on this full-day tour. See Magellan's Cross, the Basilica of the Holy Child, and other fascinating historical sites dating back to the 16th century.

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Full-Day Bohol Countryside Tour

Enjoy a spectacular full day tour to the scenic countryside of Bohol, the 10th largest island in the Philippines. From the natural wonders of the famous ´Chocolate Hills´ to historic landmarks, this tour will definitely give you a glimpse of rural life.

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Cebu: Private One-Way Airport Transfer

Take the stress out of your journey and travel in comfort with a one-way private transfer. Travel with ease between Mactan Cebu International Airport and your accomodation in Cebu City, Mandaue City and Lapu-Lapu city including Mactan Island area.

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Cebu: Moalboal Swimming with Sardines & Dolphin Watching

Spend a day in Moalboal's Pescador Island, Cebu's world-class dive site known for its protected corals and incredible marine life. Swim alongside thousands of sardines and perhaps spot some turtles or jumping dolphins along the way.


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