Zamboanga to Basilan: 2020 Ferry Schedule & Fare Rates
Zamboanga to Basilan Ferry Schedule & Fare Rates

Schedule of ferry trips from Zamboanga City to Basilan and from Basilan to Zamboanga in the Philippines. Last updated on January 4, 2020.

The province of Basilan is an underrated travel destination in the Philippines. Contrary to what some of us think, most part of the province is safe to explore. The capital city of Isabela City is just 1.5 hours away from Zamboanga City. It offers spectacular attractions such as white sand beaches, rubber plantations and a whole lot more. [Check out our list of top tourist spots in Basilan]

Weesam Express Schedule of fast craft from Zamboanga City to Isabela City

Owned by A.S. Shipping Corporation, Weesam Express has limited operations in both Visayas and Mindanao. It links the ports of Cebu and Tubigon, Iloilo and Bacolod, Isabela City and Zamboanga City, and Jolo, Sulu and Zamboanga City.

6:45 AM8:10 AM
8:15 AM8:10 AM
9:30 AM9:30 AM
10:45 AM10:45 AM
12:45 PM12:45 PM
2:00 PM2:00 PM
3:30 PM3:30 PM
4:45 PM4:45 PM

Travel time is around 1 hour and the fare is P150 for tourist class and P190 for first class.

Passenger Fare Rates

Tourist ClassFirst Class
RegularPhp 150Php 190
StudentPhp 125Php 160
SeniorPhp 120Php 155
Minor (4-11 yrs. Old)Php 75Php 95
Weesam Express Schedule of fast craft from Zamboanga City to Isabela City

Aleson Shipping Schedule of RORO from Zamboanga City to Isabela City

The fare starts at P145.


Where to stay in Zamboanga? Recommended hotels to stay in Zamboanga City. Please click the name of the hotel below to check the rates and availability.

  1. Garden Orchid Hotel
  2. Grand Astoria Hotel
  3. Ever O Business Hotel
  4. City Inn Hotel
  5. Winzelle Suites
  6. Casa Canelar Pension

Have you tried taking this ferry service? How was your experience? Please let us know in the comment section below. Please take note that the schedule may change without prior notice, if you see any changes, please let us know to help our fellow travelers get the most accurate schedule. Thanks!

If you are traveling on a tight schedule, we highly recommend that you call the bus/ferry company to confirm the trip. If there is a typhoon signal in the area, ferry trips are automatically canceled.

To know the latest flight and ferry trip cancellations, click here.

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  1. Ryan

    How much fare for the service from zamboanga to lamitan city

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