How to go to Sabang Puerto Galera Philippines

Private Car or Van and Boat

This is the second easiest way to reach Sabang, Puerto Galera.

We can arrange your transportation from the airport to Sabang, Puerto Galera. This will be using a private car or van from the airport or your hotel in Manila to Berberabe Port (not the main Batangas port) where a private boat will be waiting to take you.

We can also arrange private transportation if you choose to be picked up from the airport and only want to be taken to the public ferry port in Batangas.

Private Van from Airport/Hotel to Ferry Terminal
6:00AM – 6:00PM – P3,500
*rate includes only the regular highway toll fees. If you want to get to Batangas faster, the van may take the Skyway but extra charges of +/- P360 will apply.

Private Ferry to Sabang
6:00AM – 6:00PM – P3,500

Full payment via PayPal or bank deposit is required for private transfers at the time of booking.

Public Bus and Ferry

Note: As of July 1, 2018, there are no direct public ferries from Batangas to Sabang, Puerto Galera. The best and fastest way to reach Sabang is by taking a private ferry from Berberabe Port (in Batangas).

From Ninoy Aquino International (NAIA) Airports -it’s best to take a taxi (Grab is even better) to the JAM, ALPS or DLTB bus stations in Pasay City, Metro Manila. The bus stations are about 30 minutes away from the airport. More during bad rush hour traffic.

  1. Take a Taxi or Grab to JAM or DLTB Bus Station in Pasay
  2. Get on a bus going to Batangas Pier - ACTEX (ACTEX route is faster)
  3. Tell driver/conductor that you are going to BATANGAS PIER.
    • COST: +/- P200 or $4 (USD)
  4. The last bus stop is Batangas Pier - get off the bus and walk to the ferry ticketing booths.

Batangas Pier to Puerto Galera

  1. In Batangas Pier, take a ferry to Muelle or Balatero ***Do not talk to hustlers asking where you're going when you get off the bus. Walk to the ticketing booths for ferries to Puerto Galera and go directly to the booth. Ask a security guard if you must.
  2. Ferry schedules are not reliable. As of August 7, the first trip that leaves Batangas to Muelle is at 7:00 AM - Last trip is 5:30 PM

You will need to get on a motorbike, tricycle or jeepney to reach Sabang. Cost is from P100 - P200

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