One way to travel from Cebu to Butuan is through ferry transport. Check the updated Cebu to Butuan ferry schedule along with the shipping travel guidelines in relation to COVID-19 health protocols. You can also check our travel guide blogpost to help you in your future getaways.

How to Get There

One of the shipping lines plying the Cebu to Butuan route is Medallion Transport Inc,. offering weekly trips for sea travelers. Travel time is approximately 11 hours.

Cebu to Butuan Ferry Schedule

The following trip schedules for Cebu to Butuan ferry are subject to change. Any further updates will be posted here.

Portlink Departure Frequency Duration Port
Cebu-Butuan 06:00PM Tuesday 11 Hours Port of Cebu Passenger Terminal 2 (Pier 3)

Accommodation and Rates

Rates for Medallion Cebu to Butuan route varies depending on the chosen accommodation. Check full accommodation list and rates below:

Accommodation Rate
Economy 995.00

Medallion Vessel for Cebu to Butuan

cebu to butuan vessel
Image Sourcce: MJZ Travel and Tours

Medallion’s MV Lady of Triumph plies the Cebu-Butuan route.

Where to Book Cebu to Butuan Ferry Tickets

With the ongoing challenge of COVID-19, it is best that you make reservations and/or check Cebu to Butuan schedule online or through a booking app. You may book at for a more seamless ferry booking experience. Here’s a quick guide when booking through Barkota:

  1. Visit or install the app HERE.
  2. Select a shipping line (Medallion Transport Inc.)
  3. Choose your itinerary (origin -> destination) and preferred date.
  4. Add passenger/s details (Name, Age, Email, Birthday).
  5. Confirm and Pay! You can pay via Paypal (Credit Card), ML Epay, Online Banking (almost all banks), 7-Eleven, Over-the-Counter, and Dragonpay

Travel Guidelines

Passenger’s safety is of utmost importance, thus shipping lines along with the government’s directives, have set travel guidelines for a more seamless ferry trip.

Passengers traveling to Butuan must secure SWAB Test result as required by the local government unit. Moreover, travelers should coordinate with their receiving LGU should there any be further requirements. Click here to check the detailed list of travel guidelines of Medallion Transport Inc.

Travel Safely

While the government and some other LGUs have eased travel restrictions for passengers, it is still best to observe safety health protocols to avoid the possible threats of the current virus. Wear your facemask, maintain physical distancing, and always hand sanitize.

For full details on Medallion Transport’s passage services, you may check their FAQ page to learn more.