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There are 5 ways to get from Manila to Davao by plane, taxi, bus, bus and ferry or car ferry

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 Manila to Davao  •  3h 39m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Davao (DVO) MNL - DVO

$41 - $189

4 alternative options

Fly Manila to General Santos, taxi  •  5h 39m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to General Santos (GES) MNL - GES
  2. Take a taxi from General Santos to Malita

$103 - $179

Bus to Clark International, fly to Davao  •  6h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Trinoma to Clark International Airport
  2. Fly from Clark International (CRK) to Davao (DVO) CRK - DVO

$67 - $393

Bus and ferry  •  35h 28m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Philtranco Pasay to Davao

$45 - $76

Car ferry, taxi  •  38h 18m

  1. Take the car ferry from Manila to Cagayan De Oro Port Manila
  2. Take a taxi from Cagayan De Oro to Davao City

$115 - $156

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The cheapest way to get from Manila to Davao is to bus and ferry which costs ₱2,400 - ₱4,100 and takes 35h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Manila to Davao is to fly which costs ₱2,200 - ₱11,000 and takes 3h 39m.

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The distance between Manila and Davao is 952 km.

The best way to get from Manila to Davao without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 35h 28m and costs ₱2,400 - ₱4,100.

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It takes approximately 3h 39m to get from Manila to Davao, 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 nine+ hotels available in Davao. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manila to Davao.
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  • Distance: 595 miles
  • Duration: 3h 39m

What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and Davao, Philippines?

Philippine Airlines, AirAsia Philippines and Cebu Pacific fly from Manila to Davao City hourly.

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 Clark International to Davao
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
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 Clark International to Davao
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Clark International to Davao via Sayak
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Manila to Davao
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Flights from Clark International to Davao
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Bus operators
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 Cagayan De Oro Port
Ave. Duration
33h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
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
Other operators
Taxi from General Santos to Malita
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Estimated price
$35 - $45

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