There are 3 ways to get from Davao City to Zamboanga by plane, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Davao (DVO) to Zamboanga (ZAM) DVO - ZAM

$174 - $384

Cheapest option

Bus  •  19 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Davao City to Agora, Cagayan de Oro
  2. Take the bus from Cagayan de Oro to Zamboanga

$17 - $28

1 alternative option

Drive  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Davao City to Zamboanga 410.1 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Davao City to Zamboanga is to bus which costs ₱900 - ₱1,600 and takes 19 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Davao City to Zamboanga is to fly which costs ₱9,000 - ₱21,000 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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The distance between Davao City and Zamboanga is 391 km. The road distance is 656.1 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to get from Davao City to Zamboanga, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Davao City to Zamboanga. However, there are services departing from Davao City and arriving at Zamboanga via Cagayan de Oro. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 40 min.

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Davao City to Zamboanga bus services, operated by RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated), depart from Davao City station.

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Map of how to get from Davao City to Zamboanga.
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  • Distance: 244.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 13 min

What companies run services between Davao City, Philippines and Zamboanga, Philippines?

Cebu Pacific and Philippine Airlines fly from Davao City to Zamboanga twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Davao City to Zamboanga via Agora, Cagayan de Oro and Cagayan de Oro in around 19 h 40 min.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Davao to Zamboanga
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$26 - $100
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Davao to Zamboanga
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Bus operators
RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated)
Phone
+63 88 858 5887
Bus from Davao City to Agora, Cagayan de Oro
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
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Bus from Cagayan de Oro to Zamboanga
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
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