How to Go Camotes Island, Philippines

Camotes Islands are pretty special islands that are famous for its white sand beaches and caves. It is sometimes called as “The Lost Horizon of the South”.


The four islands that composed Camotes Island namely: Pacijan Island (San Francisco Town, Poro Island ( Poro and Tudela Town),Ponson Island(Pilar Town) and Tulang an island Barangay of San Francisco. These islands are situated East of Cebu Island, North of Bohol and Southwest of Leyte.

Here are some of the places that you should never miss while you are in visiting Camotes Island:

  • Mangodlong Rock Resort
  • Danao Churh
  • Santiago Bay
  • Lake Danao Park
  • Timubo Cave
  • Buho Rock Resort


Danao Church


Mangodlong Rock Resort


Mangodlong Beach Resort

How to Go to Camotes Island

There are lots of ways in going to the island of Camotes

A. From Cebu City you can ride a jeep, a bus, a mini bus, a van for hire or taxi to Danao City Port and a Ferry boat for Camotes Island.

  • For jeep you can get a ride at SM City Cebu
  • You may also ride a van for hire at SM City V-hire terminal
  • For the mini bus simply go to White Gold Terminal
  • Want to take the bus? Proceed to Cebu North Bus Terminal and ride any Ceres bus going to North of Cebu
Boat Trip Schedule Danao City to Camotes Island and Vice Versa

From Danao City, you need to ride a ferry like Jomalia Shipping Corporation to reach Consuelo Port in Camotes Island. Another shipping line servicing the Danao to Camotes routes is the Super Shuttle Ferry  which bring passengers to Poro Port from Danao.

                                                                     Jomalia Shipping Corporation


A. Jomalia Ferry Trip Danao City to Consuelo, Camotes and vice versa

Danao to Consuelo       Departure                              Day

 5:30 AM                                        DAILY (RORO)

 7:00 AM                                        DAILY (EXPRESS)

  8:30 AM                                       DAILY (RORO)

  12:00 NN                                     DAILY (EXPRESS)

  2:30 PM                                       DAILY (RORO)

  5:30 PM                                       DAILY (RORO)

 9:00 PM                                       EVERY FRI/SAT/SUN (EXPRESS)

Consuelo to Danao        Departure                                Day

4:30 AM                                       EVERY SAT/SUN/MON (EXPRESS)

5:30 AM                                        DAILY (RORO)

8:30 AM                                        DAILY (RORO)

10:00 AM                                      DAILY (EXPRESS)

1:00 PM                                         DAILY (RORO)

3:00 PM                                        DAILY (EXPRESS

5:30 PM                                         DAILY (EXPRESS)

Note: Jomalia Ferry Schedule may change without prior notice

JOMALIA TICKET FARE Danao to Camotes/ Camotes to Danao



Mandaue Office                             :  S.O Albano St. Subangdaku, Mandaue City

Contact no. (032) 346-0421 to 23(Please look for Lovely)

Danao Ticketing Office                :   Danao Port, Poblacion, Danao City, Cebu

Contact no.                     +639261346930(Globe) /+639284066617(Smart)

Consuelo Ticketing Office            :  Jomalia Private Port, Consuelo, San Francisco, Camotes

Contact no.                      (032) 318-1549/ +63 9396021738(Smart)

B. Super Shuttle Ferry Schedule 


Super Shuttle Ferry Trip Danao Port to Poro Port in Camotes- Daily trips at 1PM

Poro, Camotes Boat Trip to Danao City- Daily trips at 5PM

For ticket prices of Danao to Poro ferry trip or Poro to Danao voyage of Super Shuttle Ferry, please contact directly the shipping company at this number:  +63 32 4127688/ FAX:+63 32 4127688 or at their E-mail:

B. Another way of going to Camotes Island is via Fast Craft (Ocean Jet) at Pier 1 Cebu City Port.

Ocean Jet Schedule and Ticket Fare Cebu City to Camotes


Note: Ocean Jet Schedule may change without prior notice. 

For more information, please contact Ocean Fast Ferries, Inc

Pier 1, Cebu Pier Area, Cebu City, Cebu Philippines

Tel Nos: +63(32)255 7560/+63 (32) 255 0115/ 0917 638 0000

email address:

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