From the neighboring provinces of Cebu and Leyte, the planning area could be easily reached via the Piers in Talibon, Ubay or Getafe. Which is nearer and cheaper compared to traveling via Tagbilaran City Pier.
The post office of the Philippine Postal Corporation located within the Municipal Building serves as a commercial postal service facility for the people in the urban area and other barangays in the lowland areas. However, for the resident of the hinterland barangays, it is too tiring and time consuming to come to the municipal building in order to mail a letter or send a package. There is only sub-post office in the rural areas and that is located in Barangay Mahayag.
The bureau of telecommunications and the RDO ICOM IC – M700 are the telegraph facility in San Miguel.
There are two (2) Cellular Phone Networks operating in the San Miguel at present. These are the Smart Telecommunication and the Globe Telecommunication. Globelines is also serving the municipality with its Aerial Telephone Services wherein a couple of resident s including the LGU has availed of these services.
The PNP has a Base Radio (BLECS) and all barangay captains in the municipality are provided a radio transceivers by the Local Government Unit.