Dumaguete is pretty much accessible from Cebu via land + ferry trip. Buses have frequent schedules from Cebu to Dumagute and vice-versa. The ports in Lilo-an and Santander links the two cities. (Read: Top 10 Things to do in Cebu)
Schedule of Ferry from from Santander, Cebu to Lilo-an via Cuadro Alas Navigation Lines. Travel time is approximately 20 minutes and fare is P62 pesos. (Read: Cebu South Bus Terminal Bus Schedule)
Departures from Lilo-an
4:30AM, 5AM, 6AM, 7AM, 8AM, 9AM, 10AM, 11AM, 12NN, 1PM, 2PM, 3PM, 4PM, 5PM, 6M and 7:30PM
Departures from Sibulan Port
5AM, 6AM, 7AM, 8AM, 9AM, 10AM, 11AM, 12NN, 1PM, 2PM, 3PM, 4PM, 5PM, 5:30PM, 6:30PM, 8PM
Alternatively, you can also take a pump boat (outrigger) for a lesser fare.
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