On your next travel to Bantayan Island, try out the services of Island Calaguas boats.
Passengers now have more choices to get to Sta Fe in Bantayan Island from Hagnaya Port in San Remegio, and vice versa, and this is via M/V Island Calaguas fast craft. Travel time is approximately 35 minutes, faster versus sailing via Shuttle Ferry or Island Shipping.
This fast craft to Bantayan Island can accommodate 180 passengers.
Boat fare on Island Calaguas is P190 for Adults and P95 for Children.
Seats are assigned so there is no need to scramble to board the boat and save seats. Plus, there is aircon, wifi, movie streaming, charging stations, and comfy seats.
There are only 4 scheduled trips daily for Island Calaguas and these are as follows:
Hagnaya to Sta Fe, Bantayan: 5:30 AM, 8:30 AM, 12 NN, and 3:30 PM
Sta Fe, Bantayan to Hagnaya Port Schedules: 7 AM, 10 AM, 2 PM, and 5 PM.
*Schedule are subject to change without prior notice.
Purchase your boat tickets at the port terminal. No news yet if online booking to buy Island Calaguas ticket is possible.
During peak season – summer, holy week, long weekends – best to arrive early at the port terminal as the queue for tickets may be long.
As to Bantayan hotels and affordable hostels, pension inns etc, check out Everyday Sunday Cafe, Camp Sawi, Yooneek Beach Resort, and a lot more choices.