Ferry Schedules

Island Water has ferry trips every day from Cebu to Tagbilaran and vice versa. The ships will depart from the Cebu City Pier 1 and Tagbilaran City Port. However, for those traveling from Cebu, their ticketing office is at the Cebu City Pier 3. The shipping vessels for this route are Island Biri and Island Calayan.

Daily Schedule

Cebu to TagbilaranTagbilaran to Cebu
7:15 AM10:45 AM
2:10 PM5:30 PM

The first fast craft trip from Cebu City will depart at 7:15 AM with the last trip at 2:10 PM. Meanwhile, the first trip from Tagbilaran City will depart at 10:45 AM with the last trip at 5:30 PM. The vessels are passenger-only ships so vehicle transport is not possible.


Travel Time

The estimated travel time between Cebu and Tagbilaran for Island Water can be from 2 hours and 30 minutes to 3 hours.

Fare Rates

The passenger fare depends on the accommodation that you choose.

AccommodationRegular Fare
Premium Economy₱475.00

You can avail a fare discount if you are a student, senior citizen, or a PWD, as long as you can provide a valid ID. Passengers in the Business class get unlimited coffee, water, and one pastry.


Fare Discounts

Premium Economy

PassengerDiscounted Fare
Senior Citizen₱340.00

Business Class

PassengerDiscounted Fare
Senior Citizen₱482.14

Booking & Reservation


You can book your tickets by going to any of their ticketing outlets or offices. They’ve also provided a contact number which you can find after this section.

Contact Information

Feel free to get in touch with Island Water through their hotline number 09338232796 or their Facebook page if you have any questions or inquiries about this trip.


Island Water Cebu-Tagbilaran Ferry Schedule and Fares
Island Water Cebu-Tagbilaran Ferry Schedule and Fares
Island Water Cebu-Tagbilaran Ferry Fare
Island Water Cebu-Tagbilaran Ferry Fare /Facebook

Hotels & Resorts

Cebu City

Tagbilaran City

Related Trips


There are daily ferry trips from Cebu to Tagbilaran and vice versa. The first trip from Cebu City Pier 1 departs at 7:15 AM while from the Tagbilaran Port it’s 10:45 AM. The travel time can be up to 3 hours. The regular passenger fare is 475 PHP for the Premium Economy class and 675 PHP for the Business class.


About Island Water

Island Water by Shogun Ships is a new ferry service in the Philippines. They operate fast crafts and RoRo boats mostly around the Visayas region. Their list of destinations includes Cebu, Bohol, Hagnaya, Santa Fe, Tilik, Nasugbu, Masbate, Castilla, Sorsogon, Legazpi, Albay, Batangas, Balatero, Puerto Galera, Matnog, Allen, Cavite, and Escolta.

For the full list of ferry routes by Island Water, check out the Island Water page.

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