Ferry Schedules

Cokaliong has trips every week from Cebu City to Masbate City and vice versa. The ports for this route are the Cebu City Pier 1 and the Masbate City Port. The RORO vessel that will ply this route is the MV Filipinas Cebu and MV Filipinas Butuan.

Cebu to Masbate

Cebu City
Departure Time
Masbate City
Arrival Time
7:00 PM (Friday)7:00 AM (Saturday)

Masbate to Cebu

Masbate City
Departure Time
Cebu City
Arrival Time
7:00 PM (Saturday)7:00 AM (Sunday)

The ferry will depart from Cebu City every Friday at 7:00 PM while from Masbate City, the ferry will depart every Saturday at 7:00 PM. The Cokaliong RORO vessel can transport both passengers and vehicles.


Travel Time

The estimated ferry travel time between Cebu and Masbate for Cokaliong is 12 hours.

Fare Rates


The passenger fare depends on the type of accommodation that you choose. Depending on the ship, you can choose between the Economy Class, Tourist Class, Business Class, and Suite Room.

MV Filipinas Cebu

AccommodationDeck/RoomFare Rate
EconomyDeck B Talisay,
Nav Deck Naga,
Deck B Danao
TouristToledo, Lapu-lapu₱1,100.00
CabinOslob (Good for 6),
Carmen (Good for 6),
Badian (Good for 6)
Suite RoomBogo (Good for 2),
Argao (Good for 2),
Ronda (Good for 2)

MV Filipinas Butuan

AccommodationDeck/RoomFare Rate
EconomyDeck B TUBAY,
CabinROSARIO (Good for 10),
TALACOGON (Good for 10),
NASIPIT (Good for 12),
STA. JOSEFA (Good for 12),
ESPERANZA (Good for 12),
SIBAGAT (Good for 8)
Suite RoomCARMEN (Good for 2),
BUENAVISTA (Good for 2)
Suite RoomBAYUGAN (Good for 3),
MAGALLANES (Good for 3)


For passengers traveling with private vehicles, please refer to the contact numbers provided in this article for the vehicle tariff rates.


Travel Requirements

Below are the travel requirements when traveling during the pandemic. If you are vaccinated already, please always bring your vaccination card or vaccination certificate even if it is a requirement or not.

Inbound Cebu City

  • Valid ID
  • Vaccination Card
  • FOR NOT VACCINATED: Negative PCR RT-PCR Result valid within 72 hours OR Negative Antigen/Saliva Result valid within 48 hours

Inbound Cebu Province

  • Valid ID
  • Vaccination Card
  • FOR NOT VACCINATED: Medical Certificate issued with 24 hours upon arrival

Inbound Masbate

  • S-PASS

For the full list of travel requirements by Cokaliong, please see our Cokaliong Shipping Travel Requirements article.

Booking & Reservation

You can book your tickets for a future trip by purchasing them from the nearest Cokaliong ticketing office or through licensed ticketing agents.


Contact Information

Those with questions or inquiries about the trip, here is the contact number and email address of Cokaliong.

Related Trips


Cokaliong has weekly trips between Cebu and Masbate. The ferry will depart from Cebu City every Friday at 7:00 PM. Meanwhile, the ferry from Masbate City will depart every Saturday at 7:00 PM. The total travel time is 12 hours. The cheapest passenger fare is ₱900.00.

About Cokaliong

Cokaliong is a famous RORO ferry service in the Philippines, especially in the Visayas and Mindanao regions. Their ships can transport both passengers and vehicles. Their list of destinations includes Cebu, Cagayan de Oro, Calbayog, Dapitan, Dumaguete, Iligan, Iloilo, Jagna, Maasin, Masbate, Nasipit, Ozamis, Palompon, and Surigao.


For the full list of routes by Cokaliong, check out the Cokaliong page.

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