There are 5 ways to get from Iloilo City to Zamboanga by plane, ferry, bus, car ferry 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Iloilo (ILO) to Zamboanga (ZAM) ILO - ZAM

$66 - $258

Cheapest option

Ferry, bus, car ferry  •  22 h 19 min

  1. Take the ferry from Iloilo to Bacolod
  2. Take the bus from Bacolod to Dumaguete
  3. Take the car ferry from Dumaguete Port to Zamboanga

$26 - $65

3 alternative options

Ferry, car ferry  •  29 h 30 min

  1. Take the ferry from Iloilo to Cebu
  2. Take the car ferry from Cebu to Zamboanga Port

$32 - $62

Ferry  •  45 h 40 min

  1. Take the ferry from Iloilo to Cebu
  2. Take the ferry from Cebu to Zamboanga City

$34 - $64

Ferry, drive  •  13 h 59 min

  1. Take the ferry from Iloilo to Bacolod
  2. Drive from Bacolod to Dumaguete
  3. Take the ferry from Dumaguete to Dapitan
  4. Drive from Dapitan to Zamboanga

$56 - $83

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Iloilo City to Zamboanga is to ferry and car ferry which costs ₱1,700 - ₱3,400 and takes 29 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Iloilo City to Zamboanga is to fly which costs ₱3,500 - ₱14,000 and takes 4 h 4 min.

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The distance between Iloilo City and Zamboanga is 424 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 4 min to get from Iloilo City to Zamboanga, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct ferry from Iloilo City to Zamboanga. However, there are services departing from Iloilo and arriving at Zamboanga Port via Cebu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 30 min.

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

Cebu Pacific, Philippine Airlines and two other airlines fly from Iloilo City to Zamboanga hourly.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Iloilo to Zamboanga via Manila
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Iloilo to Zamboanga via Davao
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Flights from Iloilo to Zamboanga via Manila, Davao
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Iloilo to Zamboanga via Puerto Princesa, Manila
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Iloilo to Zamboanga via Manila
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Iloilo to Zamboanga via Cebu
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $290
Bus operators
Ceres Liner
Bus from Bacolod to Dumaguete
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
bacolodpages.com
Ferry operators
OceanJet
Website
oceanjet.net
Ferry from Iloilo to Bacolod
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
oceanjet.net
Open Air / Tourist Class
$6
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 - $110
Cokaliong Shipping
Website
cokaliongshipping.com
Ferry from Iloilo to Cebu
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
cokaliongshipping.com
Economy
$15
Tourist
$17
Cabin
$19
Suite Room
$45
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
Trans Asia Shipping
Website
transasiashipping.com
Ferry from Iloilo to Cebu City
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$15 - $50
Schedules at
transasiashipping.com
Private
$46
Cabin
$19
Tourist
$17
2nd Class
$15
Ferry from Cebu to Zamboanga City
Ave. Duration
32 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
transasiashipping.com
George and Peter Lines Inc.
Website
gplines.com
Car ferry from Cebu to Zamboanga Port
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
superferry2go.com

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