Siquijor to Bohol

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How to get from Siquijor to Bohol

Bohol is a beautiful jungle destination famous for the Chocolate Hills, waterfalls, caves and coral reefs. It also offers a lot of exciting activities like river-cruising, zip-lining, snorkelling and scuba diving. For the ultimate experience, stay in any of the beachside resorts on Panglao Island.

The best time to visit Bohol is between November to April, which are generally the cool and dry months.

There are 2 ways to travel the 130 km distance from Siquijor to Bohol: a 2-hour ferry ride that costs 990 PHP ($17) and a 3-hour car ferry with rates from 475 PHP ($8).

Ferry from Siquijor to Bohol

Transport modeDurationCostsAvailability
Ferry2 hours990 PHP ($17)Check Ferry Tickets
Car Ferry3 hours475 PHP ($8)Read article for more info

Oceanjet, a very trusted operator in this region, operates one daily ferry from Siquijor to Bohol. Fares start from 990 PHP ($17) for the 2-hour journey.

If you’re taking a vehicle from Siquijor to Bohol, you can also take a car ferry. Passenger fares are cheaper, starting from 475 PHP ($8). For your vehicles, rates start from 1,670 PHP ($29) for a 150cc scooter.

Make the most of your time! Check out our adventure-packed itinerary to explore not just Siquijor and Bohol, but also Cebu with this 14 day itinerary.

Itinerary from Siquijor to Bohol

Siquijor to Bohol (Tagbilaran) by Ferry

Duration: 2 hours
Cost: 990 PHP ($17)
Duration: 2 hours
Cost: 990 PHP ($17)

Oceanjet operates one ferry per day from Siquijor to Bohol. This ferry departs in the morning, so make sure to be updated on the latest schedule so that you don’t miss it.

A ferry ticket from Siquijor to Bohol costs 990 PHP ($17). Travel time is 2 hours.

Departure and arrival port

Ferries depart from Siquijor Pier, located 10 km north of the tourist centre in San Juan. You can get to the port via tricycle rental with rates from 250 PHP ($4.35). You can also ask your hotel if they can give you a ride.

Ferries dock at Tagbilaran City Port Terminal. From here, it’s a 40-minute ride to Panglao Island. You can take a jeepney, bus, or taxi with fares from 50 PHP ($0.85).

Ferry schedule from Siquijor to Bohol

Ferry OperatorScheduleCosts
Oceanjet08:20-10:20990 PHP ($17)
Check Ferry Tickets

You can buy your tickets at the port. But since there is only one ferry available daily, we recommend booking online via BookAway to be assured of a seat.

Siquijor to Bohol (Tagbilaran) by Ferry

Duration: 3 hours
Cost: 475 PHP ($8)
Duration: 3 hours
Cost: 475 PHP ($8)

Are you travelling in a vehicle from Siquijor to Bohol? Lite Shipping operates car ferries from Siquijor to Bohol every Tuesday, Thursday, and Sunday. These depart at 19:00 and arrive in Bohol after 3 hours.

Passenger fares start from 475 PHP ($8) for a standard seat. You can also upgrade to an airconditioned tourist seat, which costs 750 PHP ($13).

Although this ferry is cheaper than the normal passenger ferry, the ferry only departs in the evening on the days shared above. Besides the late arrival time at 22:00, this car ferry also takes one hour longer than the passenger ferry of OceanJet.

As for vehicles, rates start from 1,670 PHP ($29) for a 150cc motorbike. Fares for bigger bikes or cars will be more expensive. Note that you can only buy your tickets at the port. It’s best to be there around an hour before the ferry’s departure time to avoid any delay.

Departure and arrival port

Ferries depart from Larena Pier, located 20 km northeast of the tourist centre in San Juan. You can hire a tricycle to take you to the port. Fares start from 500 PHP ($8.50).

Ferries dock at Tagbilaran Pier in the city centre of Tagbilaran, the capital of Bohol.

Car Ferry Schedule from Siquijor to Bohol

Ferry OperatorScheduleCosts
Lite Shipping
(Tue/Thu/Sun)
19:00-22:00475 PHP ($8)

For inquiries, you can reach Lite Shipping through its Facebook page.

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