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]
TRAVEL GUIDE CONTENTS
- 1 Update Under MGCQ
- 2 OceanJet Iloilo to Bacolod Ferry Schedule
- 3 SuperCat Bacolod and Iloilo Ferry Schedule
- 4 Weesam Express Ferry Schedule from Iloilo to Bacolod & VV
- 5 FastCat Iloilo to Bacolod RORO Schedule (Banago Port)
- 6 FastCat Bacolod to ILOILO RORO Schedule (Bredco Port)
- 7 Where to stay in Iloilo and Bacolod?
- 8 Follow Us!
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 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 Iloilo||Iloilo to Bacolod|
|7:30 AM||10:30 AM|
|2:10 PM||5:00 PM|
Travel time is one hour and
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 Iloilo||ETD from Bacolod|
|6:30 AM||9:50 AM|
|2:30 PM||4:45 PM|
Passenger Fare Rates via Weesam
|Tourist Class||Economy Class||First Class|
|Regular||Php 310||Php 250||Php 395|
|Student||Php 250||Php 200||Php 350|
|Senior||Php 250||Php 200||Php 295|
|Minor (4-11 yrs. Old)||Php 155||Php 125||Php 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 DEPARTURE||BACOLOD DEPARTURE|
|8:00 AM||5:00 AM|
|8:00 PM||11:00 AM|
Passenger Fare Rates via FastCat RORO
|SEAT CLASSIFICATION||FULL FARE||STUDENTS||SENIOR CITIZENS / PWDS|
(WITH VALID ID’S)
|CHILDREN (3-7 YEARS OLD)||CHILDREN (BELOW 3 YEARS OLD)|
|BUSINESS CLASS||P 335||P 268||P 239||P 168||FREE|
|PREMIUM ECONOMY||P 290||P 232||P 207||P 145||FREE|
|ECONOMY||P 240||P 192||P 171||P 120||FREE|
FREIGHT RATES BACOLOD-ILOILO VIA FASTCAT RORO
|BICYCLE WITH SIDECAR||P 430|
|LIGHT CARS/MULTICAB/OWNER||P 1,730|
|4W ELF PASSENGER||P 2,590|
|6W ELF||P 3,020|
|MINI BUS||P 3,460|
|FORWARD LONG CHASIS||P 4,320|
|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 TYPE||FULL FARE||STUDENTS||SR. CITIZENS / PWDS||CHILDREN (3-7 YEARS OLD)|
|BUSINESS CLASS||P 385||P 308||P 275||P 193|
|PREMIUM ECONOMY||P 334||P 267||P 239||P 167|
|ECONOMY||P 276||P 221||P 197||P 138|
FastCat Freight / Vehicle Rates
|BICYCLE WITH SIDECAR||P 495|
|LIGHT CARS/MULTICAB/OWNER||P 1,990|
|4 WHEELER ELF/4 WHEELER BONGO/ PASSENGER JEEP||P 2,979|
|6 WHEELER ELF/6 WHEELER BONGO||P 3,473|
|MINI BUS/COASTER/BONGO||P 3,979|
|FORWARD LONG CHASIS||P 4,968|
|8 WHEELER||P 5,463|
|10 WHEELER||P 5,957|
|12 WHEELER||P 6,457|
|14 WHEELER||P 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|
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.
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