There are 5 ways to get from Zamboanga to Cebu City by plane, bus, car ferry, ferry or taxi

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  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Zamboanga (ZAM) to Cebu (CEB) ZAM - CEB

$58 - $467

Cheapest option

Car ferry  •  16 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Zamboanga Port to Cebu

$17

3 alternative options

Bus, Barge, car ferry  •  14 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Zamboanga to Kapatagan
  2. Take the Barge from Mukas to Ozamis
  3. Take the car ferry from Ozamis Pier to Cebu City

$33 - $55

Ferry  •  32 h

  1. Take the ferry from Zamboanga City to Cebu

$19

Taxi, car ferry  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Zamboanga to Ozamis Pier
  2. Take the car ferry from Ozamis Pier to Cebu City Ozamis

$119 - $147

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zamboanga to Cebu City is to car ferry which costs ₱900 and takes 16 h.

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The quickest way to get from Zamboanga to Cebu City is to fly which costs ₱3,000 - ₱25,000 and takes 1 h 21 min.

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The distance between Zamboanga and Cebu City is 428 km.

It takes approximately 1 h 21 min to get from Zamboanga to Cebu City, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Zamboanga Port and arriving at Cebu. Services depart twice a week. The journey takes approximately 16 h.

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What companies run services between Zamboanga, Philippines and Cebu City, Philippines?

Cebu Pacific and Cebgo fly from Zamboanga to Cebu City twice daily.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Zamboanga to Cebu
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $150
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Zamboanga to Cebu
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $250
Bus operators
RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated)
Phone
+63 88 858 5887
Bus from Zamboanga to Kapatagan
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Schedules at
facebook.com
Ferry operators
Barge
Car ferry from Mukas to Ozamis
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 Ozamis Pier to Cebu City
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Super Value Class
$18 - $23
Mega Value Class
$20 - $25
Tourist Class
$22 - $27
George and Peter Lines Inc.
Website
gplines.com
Car ferry from Zamboanga Port to Cebu
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
superferry2go.com
Trans Asia Shipping
Website
transasiashipping.com
Ferry from Zamboanga City to Cebu
Ave. Duration
32 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
transasiashipping.com
Other operators
Taxi from Zamboanga to Ozamis Pier
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120

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