There are 4 ways to get from Manila to Zamboanga Airport (ZAM) by plane, car ferry, taxi, bus and ferry or bus

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Fly  •  3h 39m

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

₱3,230 - ₱4,752

Cheapest option

Car ferry  •  44h 3m

  1. Take the car ferry from Manila to Zamboanga Manila

₱2,890 - ₱4,010

2 alternative options

Car ferry, taxi  •  38h 18m

  1. Take the car ferry from Manila to Ozamis Pier Manila
  2. Take a taxi from Ozamis Pier to Zamboanga Airport (ZAM)

₱6,800 - ₱36,500

Bus and ferry, bus  •  2 days 11h

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

₱3,142 - ₱4,601

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The cheapest way to get from Manila to Zamboanga Airport (ZAM) is to fly which costs ₱3,200 - ₱4,800 and takes 3h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Manila to Zamboanga Airport (ZAM) is to fly which costs ₱3,200 - ₱4,800 and takes 3h 39m.

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The distance between Manila and Zamboanga Airport (ZAM) is 863 km.

The best way to get from Manila to Zamboanga Airport (ZAM) without a car is to car ferry and taxi which takes 38h 18m and costs ₱6,500 - ₱37,000.

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It takes approximately 3h 39m to get from Manila to Zamboanga Airport (ZAM), 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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There are nine+ hotels available in Zamboanga Airport (ZAM). Prices start at ₱5,000 per night.

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Map of how to get from Manila to Zamboanga Airport (ZAM).
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  • Distance: 862.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 39m

What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and Zamboanga Airport (ZAM), Philippines?

Cebu Pacific and Philippine Airlines fly from Manila to Zamboanga Airport (ZAM) every 4 hours.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Zamboanga
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱3,200 - ₱13,000
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Zamboanga
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱3,400 - ₱9,000
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
₱2,400 - ₱3,500
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 Ozamis Pier
Ave. Duration
32h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₱1,800 - ₱30,000
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Book at
12go.asia
Super Value Class
₱1,800 - ₱2,900
Mega Value Class
₱1,900 - ₱30,000
Tourist Class
₱2,000 - ₱3,100
Business Class for 6
₱2,800 - ₱3,300
Car ferry from Manila to Zamboanga
Ave. Duration
44h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₱2,800 - ₱3,900
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Book at
12go.asia
Super Value Class
₱2,800 - ₱3,600
Mega Value Class
₱2,800 - ₱3,700
Tourist Class
₱2,900 - ₱3,900
Other operators
Taxi from Ozamis Pier to Zamboanga Airport (ZAM)
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
Estimated price
₱5,000 - ₱6,500

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