How to get Palawan Philippines

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The flight to the Philippines

The Philippines is not affiliated with any neighbouring country land. Guests arrive at the international airports of the capital Manila, Cebu, Kalibo (Kalibo Boracay) or Iloilo (Panay). The majority of visitors arrive in Manila in the largest international airport Ninoy Aquino (Ninoy Aquino). This airport has four terminals. The optimum flight to Manila or Cebu will be via Dubai, Beijing, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Kuala Lumpur, Macau, Kota Kinabalu (Indonesia), Seoul (Korea) and others. The company Cebu Pacific has direct flights to Manila from Singapore, Phuket Thailand, Bangkok from Siem reap, Cambodia, Bali, Makoa, Hong Kong, Guangzhou, Ho Chi Minh city, Hanoi.

Как добраться на Палаван?

Domestic flights



The most popular and easiest way to get to the capital of the island of Palawan – Puerto Princesa, it’s a flights with a transfer to another plane in the Philippine capital – Manila, Cebu, or if you are going via Iloilo city in Panay island, (near Boracay). There is also a possibility to get a direct flight from Manila to the airport in El Nido. The cost of this flight will be about 400$ in both way. When you buying tickets to Puerto Princesa, best to use the folow websites of the airlines;,,, The airline makes direct flights from Manila to Caticlan (Boracay), to Siargao Island, to Busuanga (Coron, Palawan), and from Manila to Batanes. Tickets can be purchased on the company’s website. From 2019, opened 4 flights a week between the cities of Cebu and Puerto Princesa.

Puerto Princesa international Airport ↷

New Puerto Princesa international Airport Palawan

Puerto Princesa international Airport

 Boracay ⇄ Coron, Puerto Princesa ⇄ Coron

  The company performs direct scheduled flights between the island Boracay (Caticlan) ⇄ Busuanga (Coron), Puerto Princesa ⇄ Busuanga (Coron and Puerto Princesa ⇄ Cuyo island. To Cuyo Islands ferries Il Iloilo. The airline can arrange a private flight on a brand new seaplane anywhere in the Philippines.


Straight to El Nido 

  With the company from Manila or Cebu, you can fly directly to El Nido, Palawan. Three flights a day, back and forth. Tickets can be purchased on the company website. El Nido – Manila daily 8:00, 16:00, 17:30 – Price – 5350 PHP = 102.44 USD   28 may 2018 started flights to Coron (Busuanga) from El Nido and from Puerto Princesa!

Как добраться на остров Палаван Филиппины

By sea

  ✓ From Manila ferries company 2Go depart once a week on Friday and doing hour stop on the island of Coron (Busuanga) on Saturday and arrives in Puerto Princesa Palawan that evening at 22.00. The journey lasts 28 hours. Depart to Manila on Sunday and arrives on Monday.   ✓ Iloilo (Panay island) to Puerto Princesa. The company Montenegro makes a trip from Iloilo to Puerto Princesa. Departure at 8 am on Saturday with a stop in Cuyo – Islands on the way. Duration 26 hours. Price 1590 peso air-conditioned. (The exact schedule of the ferries run infrequently)

✓ Iloilo(Panay island) – Puerto Princesa. The Milagrosa Shipping there is a ferry that runs 2 times a week between Iloilo and Puerto Princesa, with a stop in Cuyo Islands along the way. The price of 800 pesos. duration 26 hours. The ferry departs from Iloilo to 19.00 on Mondays and Thursdays and arrives in Puerto Princesa to 21.00 the next day. The ship leaves Puerto Princesa in the opposite direction in 15 hours of the day on Sunday and Monday, arrives in Iloilo at 5 pm on the following day. (Information not verified by us)   ✓ San josé (Mindoro) – Coron Palawan. San Nicolas Shipping performs weekly on Coron to San Jose Mindoro, sailing at 10 am on Tuesday and arrives in San Jose for about six hours later. The return journey – the ship leaves San Jose at 22.00 on Saturday and arrives in Coron at about 4 am the next morning. (Information not verified by us)   ✓ The company San Nicolas Shipping makes three trips to island of Coron. The price is 800 pesos with food. All cruise leave Manila at 16.00 on tuesday, thursday and saturday and arrives in Coron at 17.00 the next day. Cruise Coron – Manila will start at 16.00, monday, wednesday and friday and moored in Manila at 17: 00 the following afternoon. (Information not verified by us)   ✓ The company Atienza Shipping Lines operates a route; Liminancong (a small town near the El Nido – Coron – Manila. Departure from Liminancong at 19.00 on Saturday, arriving in Manila at noon on Monday. Return journey, the ship leaves Manila at 18.00 on Wednesday and arrives at its final destination at noon on Friday. Price 940 pesos with food. (Information not verified by us)

Schedule of boats El Nido Palawan ⇆ Coron (Busuanga) ⇆ San Jose, Mindoro

09. Fast Craft Montenegro lines El Nido – Coron ★★★★
Philippines / Palawan / Coron - El Nido
1,960  (38 $)
Booked: (1097) June (7) May (6)

Ferry El Nido ⇄ Coron Busuanga. Departs daily. From El Nido at 6am. From Coron to El Nido at 12 noon. Travel time 3,5 hours. Aircon, TV, toilet on the board. Be informed, the number of passengers is limited 260 persons for one way per day.

09b. Boat Bunso Transport El Nido ⇄ Coron (Busuanga) ★★★★★
Philippines / Palawan / Busuanga / El Nido
1,290  (25 $)
Booked: (24)

Schedule boats: El Nido to Coron. 8 AM: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Schedule boats: Coron to El Nido. 8 AM: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

09a. Boat Bunso Coron Busuanga ⇄ San Jose Mindoro ★★★★★
Philippines / Palawan / Busuanga - Mindoro
1,480 ₱ (28 $)
Booked: (106) June (1) May (3)

Schedule Coron to San Jose Mindoro: Monday – 8:00. Wednesday – 8:00. Friday – 8:00. Boarding time 7:30AM. Boat Schedule from San Jose Mindoro to Coron: Tuesday – 8:00. Thursday – 8:00. Saturday – 8:00. Boarding time 7:30AM. Travel time 7 hours. Booking accepted min 5 days before the trip!