Cebu Mactan Airport

Airport to bus terminal


Mactan-Cebu International/ Domestic Airport is the gateway to Cebu island.

from here your just a taxi ride, bus transfer and boat trip away from diving paridise

Transfer from the airport to the North Bus Terminal is short taxi ride. Yellow airport taxis are always ready and waiting outside the arival lobby, but for a more cost effective option you can find local white taxis a short walk away. Follow the outgoing traffic for about 500m to find the local taxi rank. from there located only 7Km NW of the airport is the North Bus Terminal. your fare should cost around 150 pesos depending on traffic.

Cebu to Maya

Transfer by bus


At the North Bus Terminal you need to jump on a bus headed to Maya. where the bus is going is always clearly displayed in the front window. The journey takes 3 1/2 to 4 hours, air-con 170 pesos, non air-con 160 pesos. Maya is the last stop on the line so you dont need to worry about missing it and the bus conductors are always helpful.

Maya to Malapascua island

Transfer by boat


From Maya a local boat goes across morning and afternoon with a break at lunch time, 'till around 17:00. It takes about 1/2 hour and costs 80 pesos. First boat from Maya is at 06:30 Be aware that a ferry will not leave unless it has enough people, so aim to arrive earlier rather than later.

If you choose to dive with Blue Heaven Malapascua.please inform us of your arrival time in Maya, so we can pick you up and bring you straight to your hotel.

Arrive Malapascua


When arriving/departing from Malapascua's shores be prepared to either jump into the shallow waters or walk down a rickety plank. At low tide you can transfer to a smaller boat for 20 pesos.

There is no transport on the island, not that you will need any, everywhere is just a short walk away!  VIEW MAP

Its also possible to hire a taxi or a private car from Cebu to Maya, as well as arrange a pick-up.