There are 4 ways to get from Manila to Calabasa by plane, car ferry, bus and ferry or bus

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Fly, travel  •  4h 29m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Zamboanga (ZAM) MNL - ZAM
  2. Travel from Zamboanga to Calabasa

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Car ferry, travel via Dipolog  •  36h 59m

  1. Take the car ferry from Manila to Dipolog
  2. Travel from Dipolog to Calabasa

Car ferry, travel  •  44h 51m

  1. Take the car ferry from Manila to Zamboanga Manila
  2. Travel from Zamboanga to Calabasa

Bus and ferry, bus, travel  •  2 days 12h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Philtranco Pasay to Cagayan De Oro
  2. Take the bus from Cagayan de Oro to Zamboanga
  3. Travel from Zamboanga to Calabasa

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The distance between Manila and Calabasa is 827 km.

The best way to get from Manila to Calabasa without a car is to car ferry and travel via Dipolog which takes 36h 59m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 29m to get from Manila to Calabasa, including transfers.

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

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Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific offer flights from Manila Airport to Zamboanga Airport.

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Map of how to get from Manila to Calabasa.
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  • Distance: 827.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 29m

What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and Calabasa, Zamboanga Peninsula, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Manila to Calabasa. However, you can take the train to Edsa Lrt, take the walk to Epifanio de los Santos Avenue, Lungsod ng Pasay, take the night bus to Terminal 1 Arrivals Area Rd, Ninoy Aquino International Airport, Parañaque City, Manila, take the walk to Manila airport, fly to Zamboanga, then take the travel to Calabasa. Alternatively, you can take the car ferry to Dipolog then take the travel to Calabasa.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Zamboanga
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱3,300 - ₱11,000
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Zamboanga
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱3,800 - ₱12,000
Flights from Manila to Zamboanga via Davao
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₱3,800 - ₱12,000
Bus operators
Philtranco
Phone
(632) 851-8077 to 79
Email
marketing@philtranco.com.ph
Website
philtranco.net
Bus and ferry from Philtranco Pasay to Cagayan De Oro
Ave. Duration
45h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₱2,100 - ₱3,000
Schedules at
philtranco.net
Book at
iwantseats.com
RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated)
Phone
+63 88 858 5887
Bus from Cagayan de Oro to Zamboanga
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₱550 - ₱850
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 Dipolog
Ave. Duration
33h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₱2,200 - ₱3,900
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Super Value Class
₱2,200 - ₱3,500
Mega Value Class
₱2,900 - ₱3,700
Tourist Class
₱3,000 - ₱3,900
Cabin for 4
₱3,800 - ₱4,400
Stateroom for 2
₱7,500 - ₱9,000
Suiteroom for 2
₱8,000 - ₱9,000
Car ferry from Manila to Zamboanga
Ave. Duration
44h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₱1,000 - ₱3,500
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Book at
12go.asia
Super Value Class
₱1,000 - ₱1,500
Mega Value Class
₱1,500 - ₱2,000
Tourist Class
₱2,100 - ₱2,900
Cabin for 4
₱3,000 - ₱3,500

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