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There are 7 ways to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to Davao del Sur by plane, taxi, bus, bus and ferry, 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 to Davao, taxi  •  2h 56m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Davao (DVO) MNL - DVO
  2. Take a taxi from Davao to Davao del Sur

$57 - $201

Cheapest option

Carferry, bus  •  44h 3m

  1. Take the carferry from Manila to Cagayan De Oro Port
  2. Take the bus from Agora, Cagayan de Oro to Davao City
  3. Take the bus from Davao City to Digos

$51 - $87

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Fly to General Santos, bus  •  4h 58m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to General Santos (GES) MNL - GES
  2. Take the bus from YBL General Santos to Digos City

$80 - $140

Fly to Cotabato, taxi  •  4h 22m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Cotabato (CBO) MNL - CBO
  2. Take a taxi from Cotabato to Davao del Sur

$124 - $394

Bus and ferry, taxi  •  36h 31m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Philtranco Pasay to Davao
  2. Take a taxi from Davao to Davao del Sur

$66 - $100

Carferry, RORO, drive  •  41h 35m

  1. Take the carferry from Manila to Ozamis Pier
  2. Take the RORO from Ozamis to Mukas
  3. Drive from Mukas to Davao del Sur

$59 - $643

Bus, bus and ferry  •  44h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Manila Cubao to Ormoc
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Ormoc to Davao City
  3. Take the bus from Davao City to Digos

$51 - $72

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to Davao del Sur is to carferry and bus which costs ₱2,700 - ₱4,700 and takes 44h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to Davao del Sur is to fly and taxi which costs ₱3,000 - ₱11,000 and takes 2h 56m.

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The distance between Manila Airport (MNL) and Davao del Sur is 978 km.

The best way to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to Davao del Sur without a car is to bus and ferry and taxi which takes 36h 31m and costs ₱3,500 - ₱5,500.

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It takes approximately 2h 56m to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to Davao del Sur, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Manila Airport to Davao Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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AirAsia Philippines, Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific offer flights from Manila Airport to Davao Airport.

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There are three+ hotels available in Davao del Sur. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to Davao del Sur.
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  • Distance: 611 miles
  • Duration: 2h 56m

What companies run services between Manila Airport (MNL), Philippines and Davao del Sur, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Manila Airport (MNL) to Davao del Sur. However, you can fly to Davao then take the taxi to Davao del Sur. Alternatively, you can fly to General Santos, take the taxi to YBL General Santos, take the bus to Digos, then take the taxi to Davao del Sur.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Davao
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $170
Flights from Manila to Davao via Bacolod–Silay
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $170
Flights from Manila to Davao via Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $170
Flights from Manila to General Santos
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Manila to General Santos via Iloilo
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Manila to General Santos via Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Manila to Cotabato
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Davao
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Manila to Davao via Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Manila to General Santos
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $250
Flights from Manila to General Santos via Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $250
Flights from Manila to General Santos via Iloilo
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $250
Flights from Manila to Cotabato
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Manila to Davao
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Bus operators
Yellow Bus Lines
Phone
(63) (83) 228-2511
Email
customerservice.ybl@yahoo.com
Website
yellowbuslineinc.weebly.com
Bus from YBL General Santos to Digos City
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
yellowbuslineinc.weebly.com
Bus from Davao Ecoland Bus Terminal to Digos
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
yellowbuslineinc.weebly.com
Philtranco
Phone
(632) 851-8077 to 79
Email
marketing@philtranco.com.ph
Website
philtranco.net
Bus and ferry from Philtranco Pasay to Davao
Ave. Duration
34h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
philtranco.net
RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated)
Phone
+63 88 858 5887
Bus from Agora, Cagayan de Oro to Davao City
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
facebook.com
Davao Metro Shuttle
Pintados Bus
Website
phbus.com
Bus from Manila Cubao to Ormoc
Ave. Duration
22h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
bicolisarog.com
Book at
bicolisarog.com
Bachelor Express
Phone
+63(082) 285-6486
Bus and ferry from Ormoc to Davao City
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Schedules at
davaoterminal.page.tl
Ferry operators
2 GO Travel
Phone
(+63 2) 528.7209
Email
info@2go.com.ph
Website
travel.2go.com.ph
Car ferry from Manila to Ozamis Pier
Ave. Duration
35h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $600
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Super Value Class
$30 - $55
Mega Value Class
$35 - $600
Tourist Class
$35 - $60
Business Class for 6
$50 - $65
Car ferry from Manila to Cagayan De Oro Port
Ave. Duration
35h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Mega Value Class
$36
Super Value Class
$36
Tourist Class
$41
Cabin
$56
Stateroom for 2
$121
Suiteroom for 2
$125
RORO
Car ferry from Ozamis to Mukas
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1
Other operators
Taxi from Davao to Davao del Sur
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Maligaya Taxi
Phone
+63 82 299 1111
Mabuhay Taxi
Phone
+63 82 235 1784

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