Manila to Zambales

Manila to Zambales

Manila to Zambales Schedule

Manila to Zambales Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Anis Transport Economy Any time₱ 5,832
Cisco Bus Regular AC 07:00 - 15:00₱ 781
Cisco Bus Regular AC 09:00 - 17:00₱ 781
Cisco Bus Regular AC 13:00 - 21:00₱ 781
Cisco Bus Regular AC 14:00 - 22:00₱ 781
Cisco Bus Regular AC 17:00 - 01:00₱ 781
Cisco Bus Regular AC 21:00 - 05:00₱ 781

Transportation from Manila to Zambales

Manila to Zambales Destination Reviews

Fab driver, nice and cool and so helpful thankyou so much
Bus Regular AC, Cisco Bus (Cisco Bus), Aug 22, 2019
3 customer reviews

How to get from Manila to Zambales

When you want to get from Manila to Zambales, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus
  • Taxi

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Taxi. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Flight ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about USD 1,921.50. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as USD 13.96.

How far is Manila from Zambales?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Manila to Zambales. Your trip will be a total of 76 miles (122 km). The flying distance is 59 miles (94 km).

How long does it take to get from Manila to Zambales?

The travel time from Manila to Zambales can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 3 to 43 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Manila to Zambales?

The cost of the trip from Manila to Zambales varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Cisco Bus: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as USD 13.96 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as USD 1,921.50.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Manila to Zambales:

  • Bus tickets - USD 13.96 to USD 13.96;
  • Plane tickets - USD 26.47 to USD 1,921.50;

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from USD 104.23 to USD 121.61.

How many trips per day are there between Manila and Zambales?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Buses start plying the route from 06:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 21:00. There are 8 available bus trips every day.
  • Taxis are a good option to consider for this route, too. Book a cab to take you from Manila to Zambales any time of the day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Manila to Zambales. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is USD 26.47.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Manila to Zambales
Asiana Airlines, CebGo, Cebu Pacific, Delta Air Lines, Emirates, Jeju Air, Philippine Airlines, Qatar Airways


Taking a bus from Manila to Zambales is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.


Catching a cab is the easiest way to get from Manila to Zambales. It allows you to tailor-make your trip, plan all the detours and see all the places you want. You can choose the type and the size of your car as well to be as comfortable as you'd like to.

Depending on the route, it might cost as much as USD 104.23.

Things to remember: It's a good idea to follow the route on Google Maps or any other GPS navigator.

The most popular transport from Manila to Zambales

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Manila to Zambales? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 95% decided to go for a bus.
  • 3% users took a plane.
  • 2% decided to catch a taxi.