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

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Bus  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Zamboanga to Pagadian City

$4 - $13

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Taxi  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Zamboanga to Pagadian 170.4 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Zamboanga to Pagadian 170.4 miles

$22 - $35

Fly, taxi  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Zamboanga (ZAM) to Cotabato (CBO) ZAM - CBO
  2. Take a taxi from Cotabato to Pagadian

$88 - $204

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zamboanga and arriving at Pagadian City. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 52 min.

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The distance between Zamboanga and Pagadian is 182 km. The road distance is 272.7 km.

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The best way to get from Zamboanga to Pagadian without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 52 min and costs .

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The bus from Zamboanga to Pagadian City takes 6 h 52 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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

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The quickest flight from Zamboanga Airport to Cotabato Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Zamboanga to Pagadian is 273 km. It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to drive from Zamboanga to Pagadian.

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Cebgo offers flights from Zamboanga Airport to Cotabato Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Pagadian. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Zamboanga to Pagadian.
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  • Distance: 113.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 52 min

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

RTMI (Rural Transit of Mindanao Incorporated) operates a bus from Zamboanga to Pagadian every 3 hours. Tickets cost $4 - $13 and the journey takes 6 h 52 min.

Airlines
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Zamboanga to Cotabato
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $140
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
Other operators
Taxi from Zamboanga to Pagadian
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95

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