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There are 4 ways to get from Zamboanga to Bacolod by plane, ferry, car ferry, bus or taxi

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Fly to Bacolod–Silay  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Zamboanga (ZAM) to Bacolod–Silay (BCD) ZAM - BCD

$81 - $308

Cheapest option

Car ferry, ferry  •  16 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Zamboanga to Iloilo
  2. Take the ferry from Iloilo to Bacolod

$34 - $46

2 alternative options

Fly to Iloilo, ferry  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Zamboanga (ZAM) to Iloilo (ILO) ZAM - ILO
  2. Take the ferry from Iloilo to Bacolod

$70 - $238

Bus, taxi, car ferry  •  19 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Zamboanga to Pagadian City
  2. Take a taxi from Pagadian City to Dapitan
  3. Take the car ferry from Dapitan to Dumaguete
  4. Take the bus from Dumaguete to Bacolod

$55 - $96

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zamboanga to Bacolod is to car ferry and ferry which costs ₱1,800 - ₱2,500 and takes 16 h.

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The quickest way to get from Zamboanga to Bacolod is to fly which costs ₱4,300 - ₱17,000 and takes 3 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct ferry from Zamboanga to Bacolod. However, there are services departing from Zamboanga and arriving at Bacolod via Iloilo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h.

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The distance between Zamboanga and Bacolod is 429 km.

The best way to get from Zamboanga to Bacolod without a car is to car ferry and ferry which takes 16 h and costs ₱1,800 - ₱2,500.

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It takes approximately 3 h 59 min to get from Zamboanga to Bacolod, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Zamboanga Airport to Bacolod–Silay Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h and has one stopover.

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Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific offer flights from Zamboanga Airport to Bacolod–Silay Airport.

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There are 74+ hotels available in Bacolod. Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Zamboanga to Bacolod.
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  • Distance: 267.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 59 min

What companies run services between Zamboanga, Philippines and Bacolod, Philippines?

Cebu Pacific, Philippine Airlines and Cebgo fly from Zamboanga to Bacolod every 2 hours.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Zamboanga to Bacolod–Silay via Manila
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Zamboanga to Bacolod–Silay via Davao
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Zamboanga to Bacolod–Silay via Davao, Manila
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Zamboanga to Iloilo via Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $230
Flights from Zamboanga to Iloilo via Manila
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Zamboanga to Bacolod–Silay via Manila
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Zamboanga to Bacolod–Silay via Davao, Manila
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Zamboanga to Iloilo via Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $230
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Zamboanga to Iloilo via Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $230
Bus operators
RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated)
Phone
+63 88 858 5887
Bus from Zamboanga to Pagadian City
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $13
Schedules at
facebook.com
Ceres Liner
Bus from Dumaguete to Bacolod
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
bacolodpages.com
Ferry operators
OceanJet
Phone
+63(32)255-7560
Email
customerservice@oceanjet.net
Website
oceanjet.net
Ferry from Iloilo to Bacolod
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
oceanjet.net
Open Air / Tourist Class
$6
2 GO Travel
Phone
(+63 2) 528.7209
Email
info@2go.com.ph
Website
travel.2go.com.ph
Car ferry from Zamboanga to Iloilo
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Mega Value
$29
Tourist Class
$35
Cabin for 4
$41
Car ferry from Dapitan to Dumaguete Port
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $26
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Mega Value Class
$11
Super Value Class
$11
Tourist Class
$16
Stateroom for 2
$42
Suiteroom for 2
$46
Cabin for 4
$26
Aleson Shipping
Phone
63 (062) 992-0970
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Dipolog to Port of Dumaguete
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
aleson-shipping.com
Super Shuttle Roro
George and Peter Lines Inc.
Phone
(032) 254-5154
Website
gplines.com
Car ferry from Dapitan to Dumaguete Port
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Schedules at
gplines.com
Book at
book.gplines.com
Economy
$8
Tourist
$9
Cabin
$16
Suite
$32
Other operators
Taxi from Pagadian City to Dapitan
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50

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