Iloilo to Bacolod Ferry/RORO Schedule & Fare Rates (2020)
Iloilo to Bacolod Ferry Schedule & Fare Rates

Schedule of ferry and RoRo trips from Iloilo to Bacolod and Bacolod to Iloilo in the Philippines. Updated as of June 22, 2020.

Going to Bacolod from Iloilo and vice-versa is pretty much easy. There are a number of shipping companies that can take you to Bacolod from Iloilo in just approximately an hour to two hours. You can either depart and arrive in Bredco or Banago Port in Bacolod to and from Iloilo City. Bredco was only opened in December 2019 and so far, only FastCat has trips departing and arriving at this port. [Check out our Iloilo Travel Guide]

Iloilo to Bacolod Ferry & RORO Schedule & Fare Rates

Update Under MGCQ

As of June 18, 2020, SuperCat and Weesam Express have announced their resumption of operation for this route effective June 20, 2020. OceanJet also resumed operations today, June 22. Please see their schedule below.

OceanJet Iloilo to Bacolod Ferry Schedule

Oceanjet has resumed its operations for the Iloilo-Bacolod route under MGCQ. The frequency has been reduced to only 2x daily. From Bacolod, the ferry leaves at 5:45 AM and 11:00 AM. Meanwhile, from Iloilo, the ferry departs at 7:20 AM and 1:00 PM.

OceanJet is one of the established shipping companies in the Philippines. It offers fast and convenient ferry service from different islands across the Philippines. Some of its routes are Bacolod, Iloilo, Cebu, Dumaguete, Calapan, Batangas, and Siquijor.

Travel time is one (1) hour and the fare is Php421 for open-air and Php491 for tourist class. [Check out our list of the best things to do in Bacolod]

Iloilo to Bacolod

  • 7:20 AM
  • 1:00 PM

Bacolod to Iloilo

  • 5:45 AM
  • 11:00 AM

SuperCat Bacolod and Iloilo Ferry Schedule

Under the MGCQ period, SuperCat will only have 2x daily trips between Iloilo and Bacolod effective June 20, 2020. The trips from Bacolod will be at 7:30 AM and 2:10 PM. Meanwhile, the schedule from Iloilo will be at 10:30 AM and 5:00 PM.

As of now, only 21-59 years old are allowed to travel. You will need to present a government-issued ID when you purchase a ticket and when you enter the passenger terminal.

SuperCat Bacolod and Iloilo Ferry Schedule
Photo credit: SuperCat FB Page

SuperCat is one of the subsidiaries of Chelsea Logistics and Infrastructure Holdings Corp., one of the major shipping and logistics company in the Philippines. It links the province of Batangas and Mindoro Island, Cebu and Bohol, Cebu and Ormoc, and Iloilo and Bacolod.

Bacolod to IloiloIloilo to Bacolod
7:30 AM10:30 AM
2:10 PM5:00 PM
SuperCat Bacolod and Iloilo Ferry Schedule

Travel time is one hour and the fare is P300 for the economy class, P348 in the Tourist Class and P468 for Business Class. You may now book online.

Weesam Express Ferry Schedule from Iloilo to Bacolod & VV

Under the MGCQ, Weesam Express has a reduced schedule of trips between Bacolod and Iloilo. There will be two daily trips once it resumes its operation on June 20. The ferry will leave Iloilo at 6:30 AM and 2:30 PM. It departs Bacolod at 9:50 AM and 4:45 PM.

Owned by A.S. Shipping Corporation, Weesam Express has limited operations in both Visayas and Mindanao. It links the ports of Cebu and Tubigon, Iloilo and Bacolod, Isabela City and Zamboanga City, and Jolo, Sulu and Zamboanga City.

ETD from IloiloETD from Bacolod
6:30 AM9:50 AM
2:30 PM4:45 PM
Weesam Express Ferry Schedule from Iloilo to Bacolod & VV

Passenger Fare Rates via Weesam

Tourist ClassEconomy ClassFirst Class
RegularPhp 310Php 250Php 395
StudentPhp 250Php 200Php 350
SeniorPhp 250Php 200Php 295
Minor (4-11 yrs. Old)Php 155Php 125Php 200

FastCat Iloilo to Bacolod RORO Schedule (Banago Port)

Operated by Archipelago Ferries Corporation (APFC), FastCat links the islands of Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao through its catamaran Roll-on/Roll-off (RoRo) ferries. It connects Luzon and Visayas via Matnog, Sorsogon, and Dapdap and San Isidro in Northern Samar. It also links Visayas and Mindanao via Lipata and Liloan Ports.

The travel time is 1 hour and 40 minutes. Fare varies depending on the type of class.

ILOILO DEPARTUREBACOLOD DEPARTURE
8:00 AM5:00 AM
8:00 PM11:00 AM

Passenger Fare Rates via FastCat RORO

SEAT CLASSIFICATIONFULL FARESTUDENTSSENIOR CITIZENS / PWDS
(WITH VALID ID’S)
CHILDREN (3-7 YEARS OLD)CHILDREN (BELOW 3 YEARS OLD)
BUSINESS CLASSP 335P 268P 239P 168FREE
PREMIUM ECONOMYP 290P 232P 207P 145FREE
ECONOMYP 240P 192P 171P 120FREE

FREIGHT RATES BACOLOD-ILOILO VIA FASTCAT RORO

CLASSIFICATIONPRICE
BICYCLEP 170
BICYCLE WITH SIDECARP 430
MOTORCYCLEP 860
TRICYCLEP 1,300
LIGHT CARS/MULTICAB/OWNERP 1,730
VAN/PICK-UP/SUV/SEDANP 2,160
4W ELF PASSENGERP 2,590
6W ELFP 3,020
MINI BUSP 3,460
FORWARDP 3,890
FORWARD LONG CHASISP 4,320
8WP 4,750
10WP 5,180
BUSP 5,000
12WP 5,615
14WP 6,050
20 FOOTER  (22M)P 13,500
40 FOOTER  (38M)P 16,415
HEAVY EQUIP (SMALL 10-15 TONS)P 12,600
HEAVY EQUIP (15-20 TONS)P 17,100
HEAVY EQUIP (20-30 TONS)P 22,600

FastCat Bacolod to ILOILO RORO Schedule (Bredco Port)

Iloilo to Bacolod (Bredco): 2:00 PM
Bacolod (Bredco) to Iloilo: 5:00 PM

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FastCat Passenger Fare

SEAT TYPEFULL FARESTUDENTSSR. CITIZENS / PWDSCHILDREN (3-7 YEARS OLD)
BUSINESS CLASSP 385P 308P 275P 193
PREMIUM ECONOMYP 334P 267P 239P 167
ECONOMYP 276P 221P 197P 138

FastCat Freight / Vehicle Rates

CLASSIFICATIONPRICE
BICYCLEP 196
BICYCLE WITH SIDECARP 495
MOTORCYCLEP 989
TRICYCLEP 1,495
LIGHT CARS/MULTICAB/OWNERP 1,990
VAN/PICK-UP/SUV/SEDANP 2,484
4 WHEELER ELF/4 WHEELER BONGO/ PASSENGER JEEPP 2,979
6 WHEELER ELF/6 WHEELER BONGOP 3,473
MINI BUS/COASTER/BONGOP 3,979
FORWARDP 4,474
FORWARD LONG CHASISP 4,968
8 WHEELERP 5,463
10 WHEELERP 5,957
BUSP 5,750
12 WHEELERP 6,457
14 WHEELERP 6,958
20 FOOTER WITH PRIME MOVER (22M)P 15,525
40 FOOTER WITH PRIME MOVER (38M)P 18,877
HEAVY EQUIP (10-15 TONS)P 14,490
HEAVY EQUIP (15-20 TONS)P 19,665
HEAVY EQUIP (20-30 TONS)P 25,990
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Have you tried taking this ferry service? How was your experience? Please let us know in the comment section below. Please take note that the schedule may change without prior notice, if you see any changes, please let us know to help our fellow travelers get the most accurate schedule. Thanks!

If you are traveling on a tight schedule, we highly recommend that you call the bus/ferry company to confirm the trip. If there is a typhoon signal in the area, ferry trips are automatically canceled.

To know the latest flight and ferry trip cancellations, click here.

Where to stay in Iloilo and Bacolod?

Recommended hotels to stay in Iloilo City. Please click the name of the hotel below to check the rates and availability.

  1. Go Hotels Iloilo
  2. GT Hotel Iloilo
  3. Riverside Inn
  4. Injap Tower Hotel
  5. SEDA Atria

Recommended hotels to stay in Bacolod City. Please click the name of the hotel below to check the rates and availability.

  1. Avenue Suites
  2. Go Hotels Bacolod
  3. Java Pension House
  4. L’Fisher Hotel
  5. Circle Inn Hotel & Suites

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