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Cebu Mactan Airport to Cebu Pier

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Cebu Mactan Airport to Cebu Pier

My flight arrives at Cebu airport at 2:50 PM. It is on a Saturday. If the flight is on time, will I be able to catch a ferry from Cebu Pier which departs at 4:30 PM ? I plan to take a taxi from the airport. Thanks.

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1. Re: Cebu Mactan Airport to Cebu Pier

Yes.

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2. Re: Cebu Mactan Airport to Cebu Pier

it depends on how long you must wait for the taxi, sometimes the taxi queue can be quite long

you may be lucky

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3. Re: Cebu Mactan Airport to Cebu Pier

If it is just a domestic flight and you don't have check-in luggage the answer is YES as long as there are no traffic jams along the way.

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4. Re: Cebu Mactan Airport to Cebu Pier

Thank you all. It is a domestic flight and I will have a checked-in bag. So I just have to be lucky!

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5. Re: Cebu Mactan Airport to Cebu Pier

By the way, I mean as long as there are no traffic jams along the way.

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6. Re: Cebu Mactan Airport to Cebu Pier

i would worry more if your flight will arrive on time than possible traffic in cebu. there is ongoing major road repair near the pier from parkmall to sm to the pier. but any seasoned taxi driver would know the parallel routes and travel time should still be around 30 minutes. if your flight is on time, you will be out of the building by 310-315pm. white taxis are at the upper floor at the departure area. there may be a queue for the whites. yellows are more ready to go but more expensive.

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7. Re: Cebu Mactan Airport to Cebu Pier

There are many variables to your plan.

Claim luggage - will it take long?

Aircraft arrivel - will they be on time?

Traffic to pier - any traffic jam?

Weather - where are you flying from and the type of plane.

I suggest you have a contingency plan in case you can't make it for the boat. Try to find out when is the last boat and which company is it ither than the boat you wanted.

Edited: 4:49 am, April 27, 2014
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8. Re: Cebu Mactan Airport to Cebu Pier

will I be able to catch a ferry from Cebu Pier

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Maybe.

I personally would have a different plan.

By the way, if you are arriving on an international flight and need to get cashed up. it would be better to get settled in a cashed up in Cebu City, then travel later to Bohol.

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9. Re: Cebu Mactan Airport to Cebu Pier

BJL, OP said at post #4 that he is coming into Cebu on a domestic flight.

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10. Re: Cebu Mactan Airport to Cebu Pier

BJL, OP said at post #4 that he is coming into Cebu on a domestic flight.

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Thankyou!

That prompts more questions then.

Where are you coming from? Maybe there is an earlier flight or maybe you can fly straight to Tagbilaran