Schedule of ferry trips from Tabaco to Catanduanes and Catanduanes to Tabaco via MV Silangan, Regina Shipping, MV Mac Bryan, and MV Eugene Elson. Updated as of June 9, 2023.
If you are already in the Bicol Region and you want to visit Catanduanes, you may go to Tabaco, Albay and take a ferry from there to Virac or San Andres in the province of Catanduanes. The ferry schedule is not 24 hours so you must take note of the trips so you will have less waiting time at the port. (Read: 10 Things to Do in Catanduanes)
MV Silangan V Tabaco-Virac
Virac Port to Tabaco Port: 7:00 AM
Tabaco Port to Virac Port: 1:00 PM
Travel time is around 4 hours and the fare is Php434 in the airconditioned area and Php322 in the ordinary area. You can contact them at 0919-301-0447. [Check out our list of 5 Budget Hotels and Resorts in Catanduanes]
MV King Frederick
Virac Port to Tabaco Port: 7:00 PM
Tabaco Port to Virac Port: 7:00 AM
SAN ANDRES PORT
Regina Shipping Lines San Andres-Tabaco
Regina Shipping now operates 4x daily trips between Tabaco Port and San Andres Port in Catanduanes. For a hassle-free journey, you can now book your ticket online in advance.
Tabaco Port to San Andres Port
- 7:00 AM
- 8:00 AM
- 10:30 AM
- 1:00 PM
San Andres Port to Tabaco Port
- 6:00 AM
- 8:00 AM
- 1:00 PM
- 2:00 PM
Passenger Fare Rates
The fare in the airconditioned area is Php420 and Php322 in the ordinary.
Vehicle Fare Rates
MV Regina Calixta and MV Star Ferry Contact Details
For questions, clarifications, and bookings, you may call them at the following numbers from 4:30 AM to 2:00 PM only.
San Andres Office
Where to stay in Catanduanes?
- Puraran Surf Beach Resort
- Catanduanes Midtown Inn
- Tugawe Cove Resort
- D’ Padual Traveler’s Camp Hotel
- Terrazas De Ponti Mansion
Have you tried taking this ferry service? How was your experience? Please let us know in the comment section below. Please take note that the schedule may change without prior notice, if you see any changes, please let us know to help our fellow travelers get the most accurate schedule. Thanks!
If you are traveling on a tight schedule, we highly recommend that you call the bus/ferry company to confirm the trip. If there is a typhoon signal in the area, ferry trips are automatically canceled.
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