There are 3 ways to get from Zamboanga to Davao City by plane, bus 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

Fly  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Zamboanga (ZAM) to Davao (DVO) ZAM - DVO

$178 - $383

Cheapest option

Bus  •  19 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Zamboanga to Cagayan de Oro
  2. Take the bus from Agora, Cagayan de Oro to Valencia
  3. Take the bus from Valencia to Davao City

$14 - $30

1 alternative option

Drive  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Zamboanga to Davao City 410.1 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Zamboanga to Davao City is to bus which costs ₱750 - ₱1,600 and takes 19 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zamboanga to Davao City is to fly which costs ₱9,500 - ₱21,000 and takes 1 h 14 min.

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The distance between Zamboanga and Davao City is 391 km. The road distance is 656.1 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to get from Zamboanga to Davao City, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zamboanga to Davao City. However, there are services departing from Zamboanga and arriving at Davao City via Agora, Cagayan de Oro and Valencia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 6 min.

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The nearest airport to Davao City is Davao (DVO) Airport which is 7.4 km away. Other nearby airports include General Santos (GES) (126.2 km), Cotabato (CBO) (155.1 km), Butuan (BXU) (209 km) and Cagayan (CGY) (212.8 km).

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Map of how to get from Zamboanga to Davao City.
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  • Distance: 244.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 14 min

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

Cebu Pacific and Philippine Airlines fly from Zamboanga to Davao City twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zamboanga to Davao City via Cagayan de Oro, Agora, Cagayan de Oro, and Valencia in around 19 h 6 min.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Zamboanga to Davao
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $140
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Zamboanga to Davao
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Bus operators
RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated)
Phone
+63 88 858 5887
Bus from Zamboanga to Cagayan de Oro
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Schedules at
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Bus from Agora, Cagayan de Oro to Valencia
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
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Bus from Valencia to Davao City
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $10
Schedules at
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