How to Get From Surigao to Siargao

Last updated on May 14th, 2020 at 01:07 pm

how to get from Surigao City to Siargao

Siargao is one of the most popular places to visit in the Philippines. Siargao is located in the Province of Mindanao. There are available flights from Manila and Cebu. But one of the most popular routes is getting from Surigao to Siargao.

We will tell you with all the details ferry, schedule and prices from Surigao to Siargao. Also take a look to our Siargao travel guide, island hopping in Siargao to have all the information that you need to know about Siargao Island.

Read here where to stay in Siargao and for full information how to get to Siargao Island!

Read here how to get from Siargao Airport to General Luna!

Read here where to stay in Surigao and how to get from Cebu to Siargao and Butuan to Surigao!

How to Get From Surigao to Siargao

There are available ferry rides daily from Surigao to Siargao. There are two choices for ferry the fast boats and the slower boats. Fast Boats is either a multi-level steel vessels of single level large bancas. Duration time would be four hours, fare would be around 280-350 PHP ($6).

Click here to book in advance the ferry Surigao to Siargao!

SURIGAO BUS TERMINAL (GAISANO TERMINAL) TO FERRY TERMINAL (MACAPAGAL PORT)

Once in Surigao City Bus Terminal you have to ride a jeepney or a tricycle going to Macapagal Port. It’s only 4 kilometers away. Once in the port you have to ride a ferry going to Siargao Island.

There are multicabs going from Gaisano Terminal to Macapagal Port. Fare for the multicab is 10 PHP per person. If you go by tricycle the fare can be 100-150 PHP and it can fit 3-4 people. It will take only 10-15 minutes from the Bus Terminal to Surigao Ferry Terminal.

Ferry to Siargao

The schedule of the ferry to Siargao usually is from Surigao is from 5 am to 1 pm. There are a few ferries of different companies. Departures starts at 5 am, 8 am a few of them between 10 to 1pm which is the last ferry going from Surigao to Siargao.

And boats are leaving Siargao from 5 to 6 am. The boats are leaving from Dapa port which is 30 minutes driving from General Luna around 20 kilometers.

Check out the list of these companies all of them leaving from Eva Macapagal Terminal.

MV Sean Ferry 2

Dapa (Siargao Island) to Surigao City – 6 AM and 1 PM Daily
Surigao City to Dapa (Siargao) – 10 AM and 3:30 PM Daily

Price 300 PHP Economy Class and Travel time 1 hour and a half.

This is the best option since you will get spend less time traveling!

Atlantis Yohan Express

Dapa (Siargao Island) to Surigao City – 4:30 AM and 11:30 AM Daily
Surigao City to Dapa (Siargao) – 6 AM and 10:30 AM Daily

The price is 280 PHP with no aircon and 350 PHP with aircon travel time 2 hours and 25 minutes.

Fortune ANGEL 1

Dapa (Siargao Island) to Surigao City – 11 AM Daily
Surigao City to Dapa (Siargao) – 5:30 AM Daily

Prices 350 PHP with Aircon and with no aircon 280 PHP. And travel time 2 hours and 30 minutes.

Fortune ANGEL 2

Dapa (Siargao Island) to Surigao City – 5:30 AM Daily
Surigao City to Dapa (Siargao) – 11:30 AM Daily

Prices 350 PHP with Aircon and with no aircon 280 PHP. And travel time 2 hours and 30 minutes.

Roro Montenegro Lines

Dapa (Siargao Island) to Surigao City – 5 AM and 11 AM Daily
Surigao City to Dapa (Siargao) – 6 AM and 10:30 AM Daily

Prices are 288 PHP travel time 4 hours.

Click here to book in advance the ferry Surigao to Siargao!

Cheapest Way to Get From Surigao to Siargao

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We were lucky and we could travel for 100 PHP each since RO-RO was making a peso fare. It means ultra discount ticket. So make sure that you check them out!

How to get from Dapa Terminal to General Luna

Just walk outside to the terminal where you will find tricycles. You can share a tricycle 40 PHP each. The travel time from Dapa to General Luna is 30 minutes.

If you prefer a private tricycle will cost you 200-300 PHP from Dapa to General Luna.

WHERE TO STAY IN SIARGAO ISLAND

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Image courtesy of Aloha Hostel Siargao

This property is 1 minute walk from the beach. Located in General Luna, Aloha Hostel Siargao has barbecue facilities. Featuring a tour desk, this property also provides guests with a restaurant. Free WiFi is included. 

Guests at the hostel will be able to enjoy activities in and around General Luna, like cycling. The shared bathroom is equipped with a shower and free toiletries. Bed in mixed dormitory costs $9 a night while the deluxe room is only $20 a night.

Click here to check their rates and availability!

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Image courtesy of Denaville Resort

This property is 3 minutes walk from the beach. Denaville Resort is located in Santa Monica and has a private beach area and an outdoor swimming pool. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, a shared lounge and room service, along with free WiFi.

The property has airport transportation, while a car rental service is also available. Rooms are complete with a private bathroom equipped with free toiletries, while some rooms also feature a seating area. The resort has a terrace. Their double deluxe room rate starts at $80 a night!

Click here to check for their rates and availability!

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Happy Travels!

Ruben Arribas is a Spanish traveler who has traveled more than 70+ countries around the world. Now based in the Philippines!

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