Tips on Getting to Bohol from Cebu City

Aside from the Cebu City or also known as the Queen City of the South, Bohol is also one of the famous destinations in Visayas. It has so many beautiful places to visit as well, and some of its destinations are internationally known and has a very good reputation both locally and internationally.

Getting to Bohol from Cebu can be done both by traveling through air or sea. Bohol has its international airport and it also has a wharf thus making it easy for you to get there even if you are starting at the Cebu City.

Here’s two different ways for you to reach Bohol from Cebu City and have start your Bohol adventure.

Getting to Bohol through Air

There’s a domestic flight from Mactan-Cebu International Airport that would only take 25 minutes at most to arrive at the Tagbilaran International Airport in Tagbilaran City, which is the capital of Bohol. There are several airlines that offers a flight from Cebu to Tagbilaran, Bohol.

First, you must go to Mactan-Cebu International Airport that is located in Lapu-Lapu City, you can ride a taxi to get you there from anywhere in Cebu.

After you arrive at the Tagbilaran International Airport, you can also take a cab or taxi to take you to where you will stay.

Note: If you have already booked for a hotel accommodation in Bohol, there’s a greater chance for you that the hotel could pick you up from the airport. Most of the hotels in Bohol offers a pick up and drop off if you have booked with them.

Getting to Bohol through Sea

Ships and ferries are slower than aircraft thus it would make sense that it would at least take an hour for you to reach Bohol but it has been proven to be cost-efficient since getting to Bohol with the help of ferries are a lot cheaper than those airlines. A fast ferry or fast craft would take you to Bohol for an hour and a half while the regular ferries would take 3 to 4 hours at most to reach Bohol.

Supercat and Oceanjet offers fastcrafts trips to Bohol from Cebu and it only costs around 500 pesos per person, and they are located at the Pier 1 of Cebu City. If you are on a tight budget, you can take the regular ferries or boats that would be almost half of the price of the fastcraft but it would at least take 3 or 4 hours before you arrive at the Tagbilaran Wharf.

Also, there are other boat rides that would take you to other parts of Bohol other than that of Tagbilaran Wharf. There’s a boat that would take you to Tubigon or Talibon, Bohol. It is in the northen part of Bohol but they are a lot cheaper that those boat rides from Cebu to Tagbilaran, Bohol since they are closer to Cebu City. After arriving at the Tubigon or Talibon, you can take a taxi or van to take you to the Tagbilaran City if you are going to stay in the capital city of Bohol.

In order for you to have a hassle-free trip to Bohol from Cebu, have a tour agency to help you with your Bohol adventure. There are lots of tour agencies in the City of Lapu-Lapu and Cebu, you just have to look for the credible and trusted tour agency.