There are 8 ways to get from Manila to Zamboanga del Sur by plane, car ferry, car, taxi, bus and ferry or bus

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 Pagadian  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Pagadian (PAG) MNL - PAG

$107 - $395

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus  •  46 h 49 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Manila to Iligan Manila
  2. Take the bus from Iligan City to Pagadian City

$58 - $91

6 alternative options

Fly to Ozamis, Barge, drive  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Ozamis (OZC) MNL - OZC
  2. Take the Barge from Ozamis to Mukas
  3. Drive from Mukas to Zamboanga del Sur

$83 - $248

Fly to Dipolog, taxi  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Dipolog (DPL) MNL - DPL
  2. Take a taxi from Dipolog to Zamboanga del Sur

$118 - $489

Fly to Cotabato, taxi  •  6 h 24 min

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

$133 - $419

Car ferry, taxi  •  34 h 21 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Manila to Dapitan Manila
  2. Take a taxi from Dapitan to Zamboanga del Sur

$98 - $138

Car ferry, Barge, taxi  •  37 h 43 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Manila to Ozamis Pier
  2. Take the Barge from Ozamis to Mukas
  3. Take a taxi from Mukas to Zamboanga del Sur

$79 - $599

Bus and ferry, bus  •  38 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Philtranco Pasay to Cagayan De Oro
  2. Take the bus from Bulua, Cagayan de Oro to Pagadian City

$59 - $91

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manila to Zamboanga del Sur is to car ferry and bus which costs ₱3,000 - ₱4,900 and takes 46 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manila to Zamboanga del Sur is to fly which costs ₱5,500 - ₱21,000 and takes 3 h 51 min.

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The distance between Manila and Zamboanga del Sur is 787 km.

It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Manila to Zamboanga del Sur, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines?

Cebu Pacific flies from Manila to Zamboanga del Sur once daily.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Pagadian
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Manila to Ozamis
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from Manila to Dipolog
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Manila to Cotabato
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Ozamis
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Manila to Dipolog
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $850
Flights from Manila to Cotabato
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Bus operators
Philtranco
Website
philtranco.net
Bus and ferry from Philtranco Pasay to Cagayan De Oro
Ave. Duration
31 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
philtranco.net
RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated)
Phone
+63 88 858 5887
Bus from Bulua, Cagayan de Oro to Pagadian City
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus from Iligan City to Pagadian City
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
facebook.com
Ferry operators
Barge
Car ferry from Ozamis to Mukas
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
en.wikivoyage.org
2 GO Travel
Phone
(+63 2) 528.7209
Email
info@2go.com.ph
Website
travel.2go.com.ph
Car ferry from Manila to Dapitan
Ave. Duration
32 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Super Value Class
$50 - $70
Mega Value Class
$50 - $70
Tourist Class
$55 - $75
Cabin for 4
$70 - $85
Stateroom for 2
$140 - $170
Suiteroom for 2
$150 - $170
Car ferry from Manila to Ozamis Pier
Ave. Duration
35 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $600
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Super Value Class
$45 - $55
Mega Value Class
$50 - $600
Tourist Class
$54 - $59
Business Class for 6
$58 - $62
Cabin for 4
$65 - $75
Stateroom for 2
$130 - $150
Suiteroom for 2
$130 - $160
Car ferry from Manila to Iligan
Ave. Duration
42 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Super Value Class
$45 - $55
Mega Value Class
$45 - $55
Tourist Class
$45 - $60
Business Class
$50 - $60
Cabin for 4
$60 - $75
Stateroom for 2
$110 - $150
Suiteroom for 2
$130 - $160
Other operators
Taxi from Dipolog to Zamboanga del Sur
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55

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