Ferry Schedules

Cokaliong has trips every week from Cebu City to Palompon and vice versa. The ports for this route are the Cebu City Pier 1 and the Palompon Port in Leyte. The ferry vessel that will ply this route is the MV Filipinas Dapitan.

Cebu to Palompon

Cebu City
Departure Time
Arrival Time
7:00 PM (Friday)1:00 AM (Saturday)

Palompon to Cebu

Departure Time
Cebu City
Arrival Time
8:00 AM (Saturday)2:00 PM (same day)

The RORO ferry will depart from Cebu City at 7:00 PM every Friday but if you are traveling from Palompon, the ferry will depart at 8:00 AM every Saturday. The ship can transport both passengers and vehicles.


Travel Time

The estimated ferry travel time between Cebu and Palompon for Cokaliong is 6 hours.

Fare Rates


The passenger fare depends on the type of accommodation that you choose. You can choose between Economy, Lounge, Tourist, Cabin, and a Suite Room. The accommodations can differ between ships.

MV Filipinas Dapitan

AccommodationDeck/RoomFare Rate
EconomyDeck A, Deck B₱460.00
CabinLiloy (Good for 4),
Sindangan (Good for 4),
Polanco (Good for 4)
Suite RoomRoxas (Good for 2),
Mutia (Good for 2),
Katipunan (Good for 2)

Students, senior citizens, and PWDs can avail of a fare discount as long as they can provide a valid I.D.



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 Palompon

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

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

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

Related Trips

Hotels & Resorts

Cebu City



Cokaliong has weekly trips between Cebu and Palompon. The ferry will depart from Cebu City every Friday at 7:00 PM. Meanwhile, the ferry from Palompon will depart every Saturday at 8:00 AM. The total travel time is 6 hours. The regular passenger fare is ₱460.00.


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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