There are 5 ways to get from Manila to Zambales by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  5h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Manila Sampaloc to Iba

₱310 - ₱380

4 alternative options

Bus via Cubao LRT  •  5h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Manila Cubao to Iba

₱325 - ₱510

Bus via Monumento, Rizal Avenue, Caloocan City  •  6h

  1. Take the bus from Manila Caloocan to Iba

₱329 - ₱406

Taxi  •  2h 42m

  1. Take a taxi from Manila to Zambales 199.3 km

₱4,400 - ₱5,500

Drive  •  2h 42m

  1. Drive from Manila to Zambales 199.3 km

₱800 - ₱1,200

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The cheapest way to get from Manila to Zambales is to bus which costs ₱310 - ₱380 and takes 5h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Manila to Zambales is to taxi which costs ₱4,400 - ₱5,500 and takes 2h 42m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manila Sampaloc and arriving at Iba. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h.

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The distance between Manila and Zambales is 133 km. The road distance is 199.3 km.

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The best way to get from Manila to Zambales without a car is to bus which takes 5h 1m and costs ₱310 - ₱380.

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The bus from Manila Sampaloc to Iba takes 5h including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Manila to Zambales bus services, operated by Victory Liner, depart from Manila Sampaloc station.

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Manila to Zambales bus services, operated by Victory Liner, arrive at Iba station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manila to Zambales is 199 km. It takes approximately 2h 42m to drive from Manila to Zambales.

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There are 10+ hotels available in Zambales. Prices start at ₱5,000 per night.

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Map of how to get from Manila to Zambales.
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  • Distance: 133.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 1m

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

Victory Liner operates a bus from Manila to Zambales every 4 hours. Tickets cost ₱310 - ₱380 and the journey takes 5h.

Bus operators
Victory Liner
Phone
(02) 842-8679
Email
info@victoryliner.com
Website
victoryliner.com
Bus from Manila Sampaloc to Iba
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₱310 - ₱380
Schedules at
victoryliner.com
Book at
victoryliner.com
Bus from Manila Cubao to Iba
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₱310 - ₱480
Schedules at
victoryliner.com
Book at
victoryliner.com
Bus from Manila Caloocan to Iba
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₱310 - ₱380
Schedules at
victoryliner.com
Book at
victoryliner.com
Other operators
Taxi from Manila to Zambales
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Estimated price
₱4,400 - ₱5,500
MGE Taxi
Phone
+63 2 3636 096
Grab Taxi
Website
grab.com
Dollar Taxi
Phone
+63 2 9212383

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