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

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

There are two options when traveling to Jolo, Sulu from Zamboanga City – a fast craft and a regular overnight ferry. Sulu is home to stunning pristine beaches and sumptuous Tausug food. [Check out our list of top tourist spots in Sulu]

Weesam Express Fastcraft Ferry Schedule between Zamboanga and Jolo

Zamboanga to Jolo, SuluJolo to Zamboanga
DEPARTURE TIME: 08:30 am
E.T.A : 12:00 pm
DEPARTURE TIME: 01:00 am
E.T.A : 04:30 pm

UPDATE from traveler Tom: Weesam Express is no longer servicing this route. I tried calling their number but I can’t get through. If you have further information about this, please let us know in the comment section below.

Travel time

Travel time is 3.5 hours and fare is P800 for Tourist class and P900 for First class.

Passenger Fare Rates

Tourist ClassEconomy ClassFirst Class
RegularPhp 800n/aPhp 900
StudentPhp 800n/aPhp 900
SeniorPhp 640n/aPhp 720
Minor (4-11 yrs. Old)n/an/an/a

Montenegro Shipping Overnight Ferry Schedule between Zamboanga and Jolo

With almost 60 vessels, Montenegro Shipping Lines is one of the major shipping company in the Philippines offering both fast craft and Roll-on, Roll-off (RORO) service across the Philippines. It connects the islands in Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. 

Zamboanga to Jolo, SuluJolo to Zamboanga
DEPARTURE TIME: 9:00 PM DailyDEPARTURE TIME: 9:00 PM Daily

Travel Time and Fare

Travel time is around 7-8 hours and the fare is P510 for regular class and P765 for Maharlika.

Montenegro Shipping Overnight Ferry Schedule between Zamboanga and Jolo

Passenger Fare via Montenegro Shipping Lines

 Regular  Php510 / 765 
 Student  Php 434 / 650 
 Senior   Php364 / 546 
 Children   Php255 / 383 

Vehicle Fare Rates via Montenegro Shipping Lines

Bicycle (.5) Php850.00
 Bicycle with Side Car (1) Php1,700.00
 Motorcycle (2) Php3,400.00
 Motorcycle with Side Car (2.1-3M) Php5,100.00
 3.1-4 M Php6,800.00
 4.1-5 M Php8,500.00
 5.1-6 M Php10,200.00
 6.1-7 M Php11,900.00
 7.1-8 M Php13,600.00
 8.1-9 M Php15,300.00
 9.1-10 M Php17,000.00
 10.1-11 M Php18,700.00
 11.1-12 M Php20,400.00
 12.1-13 M Php22,100.00
 13.1-14 M Php23,800.00
 20 footer w/ prime mover (22) Php37,400.00
 40 footer w/ prime mover (38) Php64,600.00

Heavy Equipment

 Light (800/NM) Php68,000.00
 Medium (1000/NM) Php85,000.00
 Heavy Equipment (1200/NM) Php102,000.00

Montenegro Shipping Contact Number

For inquiries, please call Montenegro Shipping Lines at 043-740-2881 or at 0998-5610830/09369323339.

Schedule of ferry trips from Zamboanga City to Jolo, Sulu and vice-versa via Aleson Shipping Lines

Travel time is 8 hours and fare is P252 for Tourist class and P900 for First class.

 


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.

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This Post Has 5 Comments

  1. John

    yung byahe po ba ng weesam from zamboanga to jolo is daily? TIA

    1. escapemanila

      Yes. daily po

      1. Tom Carlo Simborio

        Unfortunately, I just called the Weesam Express in Zamboanga City now, they have already stopped their Zamboanga-Jolo fast craft operations since last December. 🙁

        The only way as of the moment is via an overnight ferry by Aleson Shipping or Sing Shipping.

        1. escapemanila

          Thanks for the update, Tom!

  2. jeanie

    mayvomsahe po b ang bata age 4 yrs old and 2yrs old?

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