Starlite Ferries has trips every week from Batangas to Bacolod via Iloilo and vice versa. However, if you are traveling from Bacolod City, the ferry will no longer make a stop at Iloilo City but instead will travel directly to Batangas. The ferry that will operate on this route is the brand-new M/V Starlite Venus.
|Batangas to Iloilo||Iloilo to Bacolod||Bacolod to Batangas|
(Thursday and Saturday)
(Friday and Sunday)
(Friday and Sunday)
The RORO ferry from Batangas will depart for Iloilo at 12:00 NN every Thursday and Saturday. Once it arrives in Iloilo, the trip for Bacolod will be at 6:00 AM the following day. Meanwhile, the ferry trip from Bacolod to Batangas will depart at 12:00 NN every Friday and Sunday.
The estimated ferry travel time between Batangas and Bacolod is 18 hours.
The fare depends on the accommodation and whether the passenger is an adult (regular), a student, senior citizen, minor, or an infant. There are five different accommodations to choose from:
- Reclining Seat
- Economy Bed Bunk
- Tourist Bed Bunk
- VIP Room (Good for 2 persons)
Fare Matrix (Batangas-Bacolod & v.v.)
|Minor (4-11 y.o.)||₱950.00||₱1050.00||₱1150.00||₱1250.00|
|Infant (below 4 y.o.)||₱550.00||₱550.00||₱550.00||₱550.00|
- The VIP Room costs ₱7,500.00 which is good for two persons.
Important note: Students, senior citizens, and PWDs must provide their valid IDs to avail of the discounted prices. If you are only stopping at Iloilo City, check out the Batangas-Iloilo route for the passenger rates. If you are only traveling from Iloilo to Bacolod, check out the Iloilo-Bacolod route for the passenger rates.
The vehicle fare already includes the fare for the driver.
If you have any questions or inquiries about the trip, feel free to refer to the contact numbers provided below to get in touch with Starlite Ferries.
- Batangas – 09568849497
- Iloilo – (033) 335-3077 / 09983336840 / 09053072158
- Bacolod – (034) 707-7227 / 09423909944
Booking & Reservation
You can book your tickets through the Starlite Ferries website or with their ticketing partners. Also, you can purchase tickets at any of their outlets and offices near you.
Hotels & Resorts
- List of hotels and resorts in Batangas City
- List of hotels and resorts in Iloilo City
- List of hotels and resorts in Bacolod City
Starlite Ferries has weekly trips between Batangas and Bacolod via Iloilo. The trip from Batangas departs at 12:00 NN every Thursday and Saturday and will make a stop at Iloilo City. Meanwhile, the trip from Bacolod to Batangas will depart at 12:00 NN every Friday and Sunday. The total travel time is 18 hours. The regular passenger fare for the Economy Class is ₱2,100.00. The RORO vessel for this route is the M/V Starlite Venus.
About Starlite Ferries
Starlite Ferries is a popular RORO ferry service in the Philippines. RORO ships can transport both passengers and vehicles which is convenient for those who opt to travel with their cars or motorcycles. Their destinations include Abra de Ilog, Bacolod, Batangas, Calapan, Caticlan, Cebu, Ilo-ilo, Guimaras, Odiongan, Sibuyan, Surigao, Puerto Galera, and Roxas of Capiz.
Check out the Starlite Ferries page for all the available routes.