There are 4 ways to get from Dumaguete to Zamboanga by ferry, taxi, bus, car ferry or plane

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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Ferry, taxi, bus  •  13 h 25 min

  1. Take the ferry from Dumaguete to Dapitan
  2. Take a taxi from Dapitan to Pagadian City
  3. Take the bus from Pagadian City to Zamboanga

$51 - $74

Cheapest option

Car ferry  •  14 h 1 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dumaguete Port to Zamboanga Dumaguete

$15 - $50

2 alternative options

Ferry, taxi  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Take the ferry from Dumaguete to Dapitan
  2. Take a taxi from Dapitan to Zamboanga

$96 - $121

Fly  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Dumaguete (DGT) to Zamboanga (ZAM) DGT - ZAM

$87 - $312

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dumaguete to Zamboanga is to car ferry which costs ₱800 - ₱2,600 and takes 14 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dumaguete to Zamboanga is to fly which costs ₱4,600 - ₱17,000 and takes 4 h 4 min.

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The distance between Dumaguete and Zamboanga is 299 km.

It takes approximately 13 h 25 min to get from Dumaguete to Zamboanga, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Dumaguete Port and arriving at Zamboanga. Services depart once a week. The journey takes approximately 14 h 1 min.

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Map of how to get from Dumaguete to Zamboanga.
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  • Distance: 186.8 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 25 min

What companies run services between Dumaguete, Philippines and Zamboanga, Philippines?

Cebu Pacific, Philippine Airlines and Cebgo fly from Dumaguete to Zamboanga every 3 hours.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Dumaguete to Zamboanga via Manila
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Dumaguete to Zamboanga via Manila
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Dumaguete to Zamboanga via Cebu
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Bus operators
RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated)
Phone
+63 88 858 5887
Bus from Pagadian City to Zamboanga
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Schedules at
facebook.com
Ferry operators
Cokaliong Shipping
Website
cokaliongshipping.com
Ferry from Dumaguete to Dapitan
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
cokaliongshipping.com
Economy
$6
Tourist
$8
Business
$11
2 GO Travel
Phone
(+63 2) 528.7209
Email
info@2go.com.ph
Website
travel.2go.com.ph
Car ferry from Dumaguete Port to Zamboanga
Ave. Duration
14 h 1 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15 - $50
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Super Value Class
$15 - $35
Mega Value Class
$16 - $40
Tourist Class
$22 - $40
Cabin for 4
$30 - $50
Stateroom for 2
$45 - $85
Suiteroom for 2
$55 - $120
Other operators
Taxi from Dapitan to Pagadian City
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50

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