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Fares from $111 One Way, $220 Round Trip from Manila to Zamboanga

Prices starting at $220 for return flights and $111 for one-way flights to Zamboanga were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

More About Flying To Zamboanga from Manila

Route Information for Flights from Manila to Zamboanga

Origin Airport IATA CodeMNL
Destination Airport IATA CodeZAM
Distance529 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesPhilippine Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival7:10AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival7:10AM UTC

Flights from Manila to Zamboanga

Manila International Airport

Cheap flights from Manila are easy to search and sort when you use Orbitz.com to plan your next vacation or business trip. In Manila, the main airport serving the metropolitan area is Manila International Airport. The airport is located about five miles south of central Manila. Clark International Airport also handles a portion of air travelers from Manila, although it's 50 miles further away. Dozens of international airlines depart and arrive at Manila International Airport each day, including Air China, Delta, Emirates, Qantas, Singapore Airlines and Japan Airlines.

Parking at the Airport

There are four main terminals at Manila International Airport. Three of them, one, two and four, have paid parking facilities. There's a flat fee for parking of P$35. Overnight parking costs P$50 and requires certain documentation be presented at the guardhouse.

Transportation to the Airport

Taxicabs and public transit services within the city of Manila are available to take passengers to the airport. Traffic congestion is often quite high, so allow plenty of time for your arrival. An airport shuttle service runs all day long that ferries passengers between terminals. The airport shuttle is free of charge.

Restaurants at the Airport

Each terminal at Manila International Airport has a host of shops and restaurants. There's something for everyone, whether you need a quick bite or would rather sit down and enjoy a full meal. Coffee shops and bars are also open in each terminal. Be sure to book cheap flights from Manila through Orbitz.com, and you'll have a much more enjoyable and affordable trip.

Zamboanga International Airport

You can easily find cheap flights to Zamboanga with Orbitz.com. This city in the Mindanao region of the Philippines enjoys a large Spanish influence, earning it the nickname of "Asia's Latin City." Zamboanga is served by Zamboanga International Airport, located about 14 miles from the city center. International and domestic air service runs daily on Philippine Airlines, Cebu Pacific, Air Philippines, and Sea Air.

Traveling from the Airport

At the airport, head to the land terminal for transportation options to the city. Taxi and bus service is available. You may also choose to enjoy a pedicab or tricycle ride into town. You can expect your travel to the city to take an hour or more, depending upon road conditions.

Weather in Zamboanga

Zamboanga has a tropical climate with a distinct rainy season. Temperatures are consistent throughout the year, with average highs of around 90 degrees Fahrenheit and average lows around 73 degrees. The heaviest rainfall occurs in the months of June through October. Relatively little rain combined with average daily temperatures of 80 degrees make January and February among the best months of the year to visit.

Major Zamboanga Attractions

Tourism is up in Zamboanga in recent years, thanks in part to efforts from the Philippines Department of Tourism. Historical attractions include Fort Pilar, a Spanish-built military fortress dating to the 1700s. Each October, a month-long, citywide festival known as the Hermosa Festival takes place, featuring dance competitions, sporting events, and the Miss Zamboanga pageant. Visiting is easy when you use Orbitz.com to locate cheap flights to Zamboanga.

Flights from Manila to Zamboanga - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Manila to Zamboanga?

Have your credit card at the ready, because there are two carriers that operate direct flights from Manila (MNL-Ninoy Aquino Intl.) to Zamboanga (ZAM-Zamboanga Intl.). Lock in an awesome deal with Cebu Pacific Air or Philippine Airlines.

What is the shortest flight from Manila to Zamboanga?

If the weather is good and everything goes to plan, you could be jetting into Zamboanga (ZAM-Zamboanga Intl.) from Manila (MNL-Ninoy Aquino Intl.) in only 1 hour and 40 minutes. With such a short flight time, consider bringing just carry-on luggage.

What airlines fly from Manila (and vicinity) to Zamboanga most frequently?

Consider Cebu Pacific (5J). This airline offers some of the most frequent flights from Manila Airport (MNL-Ninoy Aquino Intl.) to Zamboanga Airport (ZAM-Zamboanga Intl.). It operates 131 services on this route every month and is popular with passengers. If you want a few more options, take a look at the price of tickets with Philippine Airlines (PR), which offers 60 flights from Manila (and vicinity) to Zamboanga each month.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Zamboanga?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Zamboanga have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Zamboanga with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Zamboanga without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.