Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from Cebu City to Davao City
|July||Best time to beat the crowds (25% less expensive on average)|
|December||Most popular time to fly (30% more expensive on average)|
Average price round-trip
|₱3,132||(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)|
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Good deal one-way
Cebu Pacific, Philippine Airlines and Philippines AirAsia have all waived their change and cancellation fees on flights from Cebu City to Davao City. Confirm policies on booking site.
Philippine Airlines does not allow booking a middle seat on flights from Cebu City to Davao City.
An average direct flight takes 1h 05m, covering a distance of 399 km.
There are 48 (direct) flights between Cebu City and Davao City per week, averaging 6 per day.
In the past 3 days, the cheapest one-way tickets were found on Cebu Pacific (₱1,105) and Philippines AirAsia (₱1,249), and the lowest round-trip tickets have been found on Philippines AirAsia (₱1,345) and Multiple Airlines (₱1,730).
Cebu Pacific (5 times daily) is the most frequent flyer on this route.
From Cebu City to Davao City, Friday is the cheapest day to fly on average and Sunday is the most expensive. Flying from Davao City back to Cebu City , the best deals are generally found on Sunday, with Monday being the most expensive.
When flying out of Cebu City you will be using Cebu City Mactan Intl, often referred to as Cebu City Airport. You will be landing at Davao City Francisco Bangoy, also known as Davao City Airport.
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Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews
Pros: "Ahead of departure time"
Cons: "Snacks and should have inflight"
Pros: "The type of plane 330"
Cons: "Its not cold inside."
Pros: "On time, early"
Pros: "They did not crash the airplane."
Cons: "Treat their customers with respect. Filipinos are soooo stupid, the words customer service do nit exist in the Philippines"
Pros: "Excellent crew. Comfortable seat."
Cons: "No entertainment system but who cares on a 1 hour flight."
Cons: "Food on time"
Cons: "Food smooth"
Pros: "Good crew service"
Cons: "Delayed flight. No onboard wifi and seatbiack/streaming IFE. Poor snack quality."
Pros: "Crew attitude"
Cons: "Onboard WiFi with streaming IFE service or install seatback IFE systems. On-time departure."
Pros: "Super long delays at each leg"
Pros: "Crew are good"
Cons: "They like to change frequently the hours and connections are a disaster!!! If you are changing or doing connections , make sure You use the airline company and better buying from them directly"
Pros: "Courteous and efficient check in counter staff and inflight crew."
Cons: "Barely edible inflight snack"
Pros: "Crew were courteous and efficient."
Cons: "No IFE and wifi inflight. Snacks served was very poor quality."
Cons: "Pillows for business class as seat posture hurts the lower back. Needs improvement on loading priority luggages as mine came out together with the economy passengers."
Pros: "delayed flight"
Pros: "The steward and stewardess were very nice."
Cons: "The plane was late, making a long day much longer. Worse still, I waited another 30 minutes for the luggage, making it almost 2 hours later before I got to the hotel."
Pros: "On time. Good service"
Cons: "More leg room"
Cons: "Flight was dalyed 1h. We were heading to siargao but went back to cebu!!!! Lost 2 h for no reason!! Thats unacceptable! Now we have paid a room in siargao for nothing. Cant skip siargao cause our next flight is from there!!!! I hate you"
Pros: "No direct contact details to change flight"
Cons: "Terrible customer service"
Pros: "Flight took off early landed early"
Cons: "The seats obviously and the nead trolley dolly was quite rude she spoke about me to another passenger like i wasnt tgere"
Cons: "Flight was 1 1/2 hours late, then bag pickup and extra security for transfer to LAX flight is confusing and multiple lineups."
Pros: "the bnew a321neo plane. love the new business class seats for its short haul flight"
Pros: "The ground stewardess assisted me in boarding my flight since the boarding gate was almost close"
Pros: "Everything was on time and quick all"
Cons: "All went well"
Pros: "Fast boarding and very nice staff."
Cons: "Seats were hard to recline"
Pros: "comfortable seats"
Cons: "only water available, carrot cake snack given, no headphones issued. delay of 30 min"
Pros: "PAL express from LAX to Manila had accommodation for their passangers"
Cons: "I could not connect to WiFi even though it was free."
Pros: "The boarding was on time and it was a smooth landing."
Pros: "Trip was awesome, as per my nephews they enjoyed every bit of it, it was their first trip abroad"
Cons: "They liked everything, they gave a high rating.. perfect 10"
Cons: "there was no separation in the boarding process. General boarding started when announcement that elites can baord already. No blankets, no entertainment"
Cons: "It was the shortest flight time I've ever had from cebu going back to LA"
Pros: "Friendly crew."
Cons: "Turbulent flight. Small washrooms."
Pros: "Overall it was a good flight with professional staff. The ground crews did a great job in both locations!"
Cons: "leg room is always a challenge."
Pros: "I like the level of professionalism compared to Cebu Pacific."
Cons: "Except for one woman crew on my CGY-CEB flight, I don't like her. I tried my best to get that seat even with the very slow internet connection, and here comes that row was under repair. I asked her to give me the same window seat and not back row. She seems to ignore my request. Although I got the free seat on Exit Row, I feel bad how she ignores me. Overall, Philippine Airlines is still far better than Cebu Pacific."
Pros: "Overall flight and crew service were excellent"
Cons: "I wasn't able to enjoy the entertainment due to poor wifi connection"
Pros: "Drink and snack service on a short flight. Great flight crew and comfortable plane."
Cons: "Our flight was delayed"
Pros: "Short flight time for the price"
Cons: "Even though it was shorter flight, the movie selection was even shorter. Had a broken arm so boarded last, counter announced for elderly, and disabled and stuff but did not waited for any takers. They probably didn't see me"
Pros: "They gave extra fried chicken, in addition to the meals on the plane"
Cons: "The flight was 3 hours late and they made no accommodations for that fact. I had to rely on my wits the kindness of my connecting Airline and my ability to run across 5 terminals to make it. They did not even give me the correct time as to when their flight was scheduled to arrive. They were off by an hour"
Pros: "comfortable plane, nice crew, on time"
Pros: "Crew was very polite and helpful. Food was enjoyable."
Cons: "Seat was uncomfortable. Got worse as hours went by. Business class in front of my seat sat empty the entire trip. I understand everybody cannot be upgraded but I paid extra for aisle seat and extra leg room. Maybe passengers that paid extra for seats could get an upgrade when available? It would have been a nice treat to be able to sit in a seat that was actually comfortable. I guess the padding gets worn down from all the passenger travel an that's understandable but for passengers with 13-15 hr trips, sleeping isn't an option really and the seats are just not soft enough. Perhaps a nominal $100 upgrade fee when seats are empty in business class? I'm assuming the reason business was empty is it's just too expensive? Maybe a price adjustment is in order rather than letting those seats sit empty? Overall, the flight was a pleasant experience. The seat situation was just a blemish on the trip. I will continue to use Philippine Airlines though probably in the future. Thank you."
Pros: "The smooth take off and landing made me felt safe to fly."
Pros: "Smooth flight."
Cons: "The flight was delayed for hours!! It was so frustrating!"
Cons: "Flight attendant pay more attention and nicer to foreigners than filipino passengers."
Cons: "Middle seat for 15 hours was tough. Otherwise flight was fine."
Pros: "it was nice flying with philippine airlines , just the laid over was very long , 8 hrs.."
Pros: "Great staff on the plane & at the counter! They helped us get our luggage from customs."
Pros: "The crew was great."
Cons: "The 2 hour delay. Plus waiting another 45 min sitting in the plane until take-off. When we arrived at our destination, we again waited another 30 min or so in the plane until we were allowed to get out of the plane."
Cons: "I will never fly with them again they tried to charge me 114 us dollars for 1 bag. I only paid 43 dollars for my ticket.."
Pros: "awsome deal awsome flight"
Cons: "nothing great flight."
Cons: "More legroom"
Pros: "The crew was very nice, but the beer wasn't cold. Then the plane became painfully cold during the flight."
Cons: "They should have allowed my wife to board and the. Sent her bags on next flight instead of having to rebook a whole new ticket for next day"
Pros: "The airline assigned the latest airplane to my flight. Its USB charging port was good."
Cons: "I do not know why the cabin crew provided a meal on 3 pm than much later around 5 pm. The flight arrived to the destination on 7 pm. I thought I ordered a dinner."
Pros: "Serge and the cabin crew were grey. The pilot made up 20 minutes on a 1 hour flight, came in late from previous flight."
Cons: "Scheduling. CP is ALWAYS late, and messes up connections. Hard to coordinate remedies with my phone turned off. It hadn't been once, 10, or 20 times, but EVERY time."
Cons: "The luggage took ONE HOUR to come out after the flight!!!"
Cons: "Improve on the congestion of DVO"
Pros: "Fast boarding"
Cons: "Plane wasn’t full so crew should have let us spread out"
Pros: "Host clearly and ver friendly helped me."
Cons: "Im sorry but seat was terrible. I was not comfortable even for a min. Thanks."
Pros: "Seat was ok but could not sit with my husband"
Cons: "Check in queue at Bangkok Airport was very long nd took ages"
Pros: "Smooth flight, friendly service."
Cons: "We sat on the tarmac as take-off was delayed by 45 minutes."
Cons: "There should be a non-applicable button, since there’s none....I should just pick one star."
Pros: "On time"
Pros: "Crew seemed friendly and curtious"
Cons: "Checking in seemed long, snacks or meals weren't available unless prearranged at an additional cost....scheduled connecting flight to catarman, very long wait in amundane terminal lacking enough seating....suggesting that both airlines,PAL & Cebu Pacific coordinate flights better to cut down layover time in the inadequate Clark terminal."
Pros: "When we got to Manila, it was raining so bad. We had to get off the plane onto a bus. They handed us an umbrella to keep dry from the deluge. It was much needed, under the circumstances."
Cons: "I didn't like everything"
Pros: "Everyone is profession and the food is great. The value is spot on!"
Pros: "Flgiht staff always nice"
Cons: "The cebu gate staff were awful, uninterested, never made announcemnts and as usual it was a cattle call to board. Rows were not followed. The sandwich i had paid for was all dry bread..it was awful."
Cons: "Limited luggage"
Cons: "Boarding was a chaotic scramble. Take off was an hour late waiting for runway space. Cheap and disorganised."
Cons: "First we pur Cebu Pac flight to davao at 7 am was cancelled dn we book another flight to davao at 5 pm dn it was delayed it is so stressful and inconvenient specially i have a 1 year old baby boy"
Cons: "Despite baggage being checked through from HK to Davao, Cebu offloaded luggage in Manila and failed to forward."
Cons: "Delayed flight"
Pros: "The view from the plane was ok. The seats were comfortable."
Cons: "We were the second flight out of Manila, and the plane was 3 hours late. You have to pay for everything on the plane, even water. The terminal had to be 90 degrees."
Pros: "Flights On Time... Crew's awesome"
Cons: "Foid is terrible"
Pros: "Very efficient!i was very happy with whole flight!"
Pros: "The price"
Cons: "3 out of 4 flights were delayed by 2+ hours"
Pros: "No fuss,simple budget air travel"
Cons: "Nothing,does the job for a 1 hr flight"
Cons: "Our flight was cancelled because of weather condition while we were at the boarding gate, they didn't care about compensations or consider not risking putting the passengers under last minute pressure, at least they should've notified us ahead of time, they automatically rolled us in the next flight, however, they didn't confirm if the next flight will be cancelled or not. In order to make sure I can catch my connecting flights, I booked another flight from Legazpi to Manila on a different airline, in addition, I had to pay the hotel booking cancellation fees in Manila, since these fees can only be waved if I cancelled 24hrs in advance. Moreover when I asked for my ticket refund, they made a big deal out of it and after a ruff struggle they agreed to refund me, but whatever the refund amount was, it barely covers anything of what I had to pay for a new ticket+ 1 extra night stay in Legazpi + hotel cancellation fees in Manila, I ended up paying 400USD in total while I only got around 50USD ticket refund from them, and of course, add to that the stress and hassle I went through in doing this!"
Pros: "Crew is great"
Cons: "Ticket agents are awful. Very horrible on baggage"
Pros: "Not much"
Cons: "Disorganised handling of passengers"
Pros: "Check in staff were very helpful"
Cons: "Plane was 2 hours late -airline seemed to be totally disorganised"
Pros: "Late arrival of plane meant knock on problems with air traffic in manila... over an hour late ... cebu airlines ok but system poor"
Cons: "Unfortunately delays caused by late arrival of plane - 1 hr late"
Pros: "Boarding went swiftly and without issues. On board catering however rely's more on pre-booking your meals else there are hardly any options left. Seat was ok and punctuality too."
Cons: "The check-in was a mess.. we were the first at the counter but among the last to board. The clerc disappeared with my passport and asked me to transfer luggage on the spot. On top she did not return the booking form. Luckily I had a second copy or my filipino friend would have been stopped by filipino immigration."
Pros: "Very good check-in"
Cons: "Flight was delayed a bit. I didn’t buy anything to eat so can’t comment on that also there’s not really entertainment on board"
Cons: "Our flight was 1 hr late!"
Pros: "Accommodating gate agent. Flight was on time"
Cons: "During flight, it's quite shaky."
Pros: "Clean plane nice space"
Cons: "Too much late ! Delay for 45 minutes"
Cons: "The flight was delayed 30 minutes"
Pros: "very cheap fare"
Cons: "noisy co-passengers, the crew should ask them to stay quiet but they didn't do anything"
Cons: "Flight was delayed."
Cons: "Staff didn't made announcements that the flight was delayed until it was late. I have nothing to say about the food and entertainment because i didnt eat during the flight and there was no entertainment as well."
Cons: "Never ontime and rude staff"
Cons: "The seats were like sitting on cardboard. Mine didn't recline. Was a very long uncomfortable flight. The food was horrible. Not edible."
Cons: "Every time I’ve used AirAsia it’s been delayed. Instead of being apologetic they’re always smug about how I can take a different airline. So I did!! Never fly with this airline again. Poor service poor flight planning and poor attitude. Shame on you AirAsia."
Cons: "Seats had very little leg room. Chargers would have been nice. Would have liked to have headphone Jack's for music."
Pros: "We were upgraded to first class."
Cons: "Our flight was delayed 31 minutes. So far, I’ve never departed on time with this airline. I will take responsibility for not prepaying for my check in luggage, but really, $154.00 for 3 suitcases on a 1 hour flight? It’s kinda sad."
Cons: "Free snacks and drinks"
Pros: "The crew was excellent and comfort was good."
Cons: "It wasn’t so much AsiaAir as it was the terminal. Terminal 4 in Manila is a mess as far as trying to check in. There isn’t enough room for the amount of flights boarding there."
Cons: "CUSTOMER SERVICE"
Cons: "I’ve been to over 15 airports in the last month and Since when does the airport have a terminal fee of $17 And they made us check in our bag for $60 per person, I’ve been on many budget airlines before and they never made us do this, never flying with AirAsia again."
Pros: "The comfort of the seat, its wider... Since I am broad shouldered I need a comfy seat."
Cons: "We just landed and the two cabin crews were chatting. One passenger stood up since she couldn't hold it and that she really needs to vomit one cabin crew laughed loud when the guest went inside the restroom. Maybe the cabin crew was surprised, but it wasn't a good to see."
Cons: "The flight is delayed and they never notified us we stayed in the airport for almost 1:30 minutes delayed."
Pros: "Crew at the front desk helped"
Cons: "Maybe more flights"
Pros: "Very friendly - free water & snack."
Cons: "Some flights attendent need to be more friendly and smile a little more"
Pros: "Clean plane Nice team Great job"
Pros: "Flight was smooth"
Cons: "Boarding was terrible"
Cons: "Seats space small"
Pros: "That we made it in one piece"
Cons: "That the flight was almost 2 hours delayed"
Cons: "Two hours late Poor communication about gate, timing with broken plane"
Cons: "Flight was delayed for more than an hour"
Pros: "I guess sometimes it's cheaper than other airlines"
Cons: "There are always delays"
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Cons: "This has worse delays than any airlines I've tried."
Cons: "No space for luggage due to lack of enforcement of one carry on policy. Seats are way too close and they lean back, knee was in the seat in front the whole flight. Plane is old and landing was hard."
Pros: "Cabin is well air conditioned."
Cons: "No notice of slight flight delayed. Comfort rooms are not clean and some have no running water."
Cons: "got transferred to KLO due to airport closure, delays"
Pros: "Charge for drink as well as food. One drink should be free. My overweight fee was more than a second passenger ticket would have been"
Cons: "Overweight baggagefee EXCESSIVE."
Pros: "Plane was on time.."
Pros: "We arrived safe & sound"
Cons: "The flight was cancelled on the way there and on the way back without any notifications. On the way there, I had to run through the airport to catch an earlier flight. On the way back, I waited 4 hrs to catch a later flight. Air Asia did not compensate for my valuable extra time wasted but in addition charged a $30 USD bag fee each time. I will never fly with Air Asia again and will advise friends and family to avoid Air Asia."
Pros: "No hassle checking in"
Cons: "The seat was a little unc"
Pros: "All ol"
Pros: "It was wonderful I bought another round ticket for my wife I be there next year and use you again"
Cons: "Having to pay luggage check in"
Pros: "Making it from one point to the other was the only thing that went well."
Cons: "I was double charged for the ticket. Customer service has been researching this for little over two weeks. Flight was delayed for just over two hours with multiple gate changes. Customer service at the terminal was no better than the customer service on the hotline."
Cons: "Seating leg room service delays customer service"
Cons: "2 hours delay"
Cons: "Waiting on runway for nearly two hours, delayed an additional hour at the gate, and a complete lack of communication regarding delays"
Cons: "No food, water, or comfort on Air Asia flights! major baggage restrictions, even for carry on."
Pros: "Made a reservation at a time because we were flying in from elsewhere. They moved our flight time up 2 hours, canceled all the later ones,and they were 30 minutes away from where we landed 1 1/2 hours before. We called and got no help. Had to pay $25 for a ripoff taxi to get us there on time. Then they were 40 minutes late anyway. No complimentary anything, no water nothing just buy buy buy."
Pros: "I didn't like anything about this year like it was always two to three hours late of ways and the seats were being cramped"
Cons: "I hated this Airline it was the worst Airline ever flown in my life I will never ever fly them again"
Cons: "4 delays. Total of 9 hours stuck in the airport waiting. Seats were old/dirty looking."
Cons: "The flight was delayed twice adding up to a five hour delay. The crew gave no reason , no apology, complete lack of communication was astounding. When i mentioned it to other travel agents they all said the same thing, Air Asia is always delayed, i was told to use other airlines. Indeed, while awaiting my flight to Manilla I saw 2 Philippines Air flights depart on time. One of my fellow travellers had given themselves7 hours between flights and missed their flight to Dubai because of the delay."
Cons: "Does not leave on time."
Pros: "Check-in online process was easy. Price was good. Staff was very helpful at the counter. Aircraft was very clean."
Cons: "The terminal bathrooms were awful in Aquino airport, not the airline's fault. Was so hard to board with 2 small kids amongst all the people rushing onto the plane. Would be better to have us board first or last. No free peanuts or water, I guess something only American companies do. No entertainment."
Pros: "The price the price the price"
Cons: "You get what you pay for."
Cons: "Plane left 2 hours late. Charged for carry-on Charged for water and sodas Plane was dirty"
Pros: "Tube boarding and deplaning"
Cons: "Walking ; not even a bus?"
Cons: "flight was delayed by 2 hours"
Cons: "We flew 1hr and 45 mins delayed."
Cons: "Late but that's expected"
Cons: "Your flights are either late or rescheduled."
Cons: "Delayed flights. no compensation for customers that had to pay more for hotels Bec of their delays. no considerations"
Airlines flying from Cebu City to Davao City have enacted additional safety measures and adjusted policies to better accommodate travelers. Policies vary by airline.
Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from Cebu City to Davao City
Masks required on board, masks provided on flights from Cebu City to Davao City
Social distancing seating
Middle seats unavailable to book on flights from Cebu City to Davao City
Testing for antibodies, testing for symptoms for flights from Cebu City to Davao City
Waiving of change fees. Search flexible flights from Cebu City to Davao City