There are 5 ways to get from San Fernando to City of Isabela by bus, plane, car ferry or car

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

Bus to Luzon Island, fly, car ferry  •  11 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from San Fernando, La Union to Mabalacat City
  2. Fly from Luzon Island (CRK) to Zamboanga (ZAM) CRK - ZAM
  3. Take the car ferry from Zamboanga to Isabela

$81 - $290

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the bus from La Union to Manila Pasay
  2. Take the car ferry from Manila to Zamboanga
  3. Take the car ferry from Zamboanga to Isabela

$63 - $101

3 alternative options

Bus to Manila, fly, car ferry  •  11 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Bauang to Partas Terminal Cubao
  2. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Zamboanga (ZAM) MNL - ZAM
  3. Take the car ferry from Zamboanga to Isabela

$79 - $118

Bus, drive, car ferry  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from Bauang to Partas Terminal Cubao
  2. Take the bus from Manila Cubao to Saint Bernard
  3. Drive from Saint Bernard to San Ricardo
  4. Take the car ferry from San Ricardo to Lipata
  5. Drive from Lipata to Zamboanga
  6. Take the car ferry from Zamboanga to Isabela

$126 - $172

Bus, car ferry via Bauang  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from Bauang to Partas Terminal Cubao
  2. Take the car ferry from Manila to Zamboanga
  3. Take the car ferry from Zamboanga to Isabela

$68 - $108

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Fernando to City of Isabela is to bus and car ferry which costs ₱3,400 - ₱5,500 and takes 2 days 6 h.

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The quickest way to get from San Fernando to City of Isabela is to bus and fly and car ferry which costs ₱4,300 - ₱16,000 and takes 11 h 7 min.

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The distance between San Fernando and City of Isabela is 1117 km.

The best way to get from San Fernando to City of Isabela without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 2 days 3 h and costs ₱3,600 - ₱6,000.

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It takes approximately 11 h 7 min to get from San Fernando to City of Isabela, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Luzon Island Airport to Zamboanga Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h and has one stopover.

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Island Transvoyager, AirAsia Philippines, Cebgo and two other airlines offer flights from Luzon Island Airport to Zamboanga Airport.

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Map of how to get from San Fernando to City of Isabela.
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  • Distance: 698 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 7 min

What companies run services between San Fernando, Ilocos Region, Philippines and City of Isabela, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from San Fernando to City of Isabela. However, you can take the bus to Mabalacat City, take the taxi to Luzon Island airport, fly to Zamboanga, take the taxi to Zamboanga, then take the car ferry to City of Isabela. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Bauang, take the bus to Partas Terminal Cubao, take the walk to Cubao MRT, take the train to Taft Ave MRT, take the walk to Kabayan Hotel Pasay, Manila, take the Airport Bus to NAIA Terminal 2, take the walk to Manila airport, fly to Zamboanga, take the taxi to Zamboanga, then take the car ferry to City of Isabela.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Luzon Island to Zamboanga via Cebu
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Flights from Luzon Island to Zamboanga via Davao
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Luzon Island to Zamboanga via Cauayan, Manila
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Flights from Manila to Zamboanga
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Flights from Manila to Zamboanga via Cebu
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Luzon Island to Zamboanga via Puerto Princesa, Manila
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Manila to Zamboanga
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Flights from Manila to Zamboanga via Davao
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Luzon Island to Zamboanga via Cebu
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Luzon Island to Zamboanga via Calbayog, Cebu
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Luzon Island to Zamboanga via El Nido, Cebu
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $550
Bus operators
Partas
Website
facebook.com
Bus from San Fernando, La Union to Mabalacat City
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
biyaheroes.com
Bus from Bauang to Partas Terminal Cubao
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
biyaheroes.com
Pintados Bus
Website
phbus.com
Bus from Manila Cubao to Saint Bernard
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
bicolisarog.com
Book at
bicolisarog.com
Ferry operators
Aleson Shipping
Phone
63 (062) 992-0970
Website
aleson-shipping.com
Car ferry from Zamboanga to Isabela
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
aleson-shipping.com
Montenegro Shipping and Ferries
2 GO Travel
Phone
(+63 2) 528.7209
Email
info@2go.com.ph
Website
travel.2go.com.ph
Car ferry from Manila to Zamboanga
Ave. Duration
42 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
$50 - $75
Cabin for 4
$70 - $85
Stateroom for 2
$140 - $170
Suiteroom for 2
$150 - $170

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