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

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Fly  •  1 h 14 min

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

$178 - $383

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Bus  •  19 h 10 min

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

$15 - $28

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 - ₱1,500 and takes 19 h 10 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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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. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 10 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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The best way to get from Zamboanga to Davao City without a car is to bus which takes 19 h 10 min and costs ₱750 - ₱1,500.

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

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Zamboanga to Davao City bus services, operated by RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated), depart from Zamboanga station.

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The best way to get from Zamboanga to Davao City is to fly which takes 1 h 14 min and costs ₱9,500 - ₱21,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₱750 - ₱1,500 and takes 19 h 10 min.

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The quickest flight from Zamboanga Airport to Davao Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Zamboanga to Davao City bus services, operated by RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated), arrive at Davao City station.

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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 and Agora, Cagayan de Oro in around 19 h 10 min.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Zamboanga to Davao
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $140
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Zamboanga to Davao
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
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
$8 - $16
Schedules at
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Bus from Agora, Cagayan de Oro to Davao City
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $12
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Yes, the driving distance between Zamboanga to Davao City is 656 km. It takes approximately 10 h 15 min to drive from Zamboanga to Davao City.

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Cebu Pacific and Philippine Airlines offer flights from Zamboanga Airport to Davao Airport.

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There are 264+ hotels available in Davao City. Prices start at $26 USD per night.

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