How to get from La Union to Vigan

Last updated on May 8th, 2020 at 09:31 am

How to get from La Union to Vigan

La Union is one of the most popular spots for surfers and getaways from Manila. And Vigan is one of the most popular places to visit in Ilocos. We will write in this blog post how to get from La Union to Vigan. You can combine them in the same trip beach and city destination. Read here 3 Days La Union itinerary and 2 Days Vigan itinerary!

We already wrote in our blog a full travel guide, top San Juan La Union Resorts, restaurants in La Union and best places to stay!

Read here things to do in Vigan. Ilocos Norte tourist spots and Ilocos Sur tourist spots!

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Read here how to get from Baguio to Vigan


how to get to La Union

La Union has two kinds of seasons- the dry season from November to April and the wet season from May to October. The best time to visit La Union is during dry season. Especially from December to February when temperatures are much cooler and touring will most likely not be interrupted by rains and will not be really hot going around.

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How to get from La Union to Vigan

How to get from La Union to Vigan by Bus

If you want to get from La Union to Vigan. It will take a 2 hours and a half bus ride that costs around 250 PHP. There are hourly bus rides from San Fernando and La Union. From La Union to San Fernando you can ride a jeepney cheaper than a tricycle to get the bus going to Vigan. There are buses from Partas coming from Manila and Clark going to Laoag and Vigan that will stop in La Union and San Fernando.

Once you get to Vigan Bus station you can go walking distance 10 minutes to Vigan Plaza where you can start your tour around the city. The bus station is quite close to city center since Vigan is so small.

Read here how to get from Laoag to Vigan!

How to get from La Union to Vigan by Private Transportation

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If you want to get from La Union to Vigan by car or van. It can take around 2 hours to get there. There are a few spots where you can stop on the way to take pictures if you aren’t in a hurry before Vigan.

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