From Puerto Princesa to El Nido by Buses
From Puerto Princesa to El Nido by Vans
From Puerto Princesa Airport to El Nido by Vans
From Puerto Princesa any hotel to El Nido by Taxis
Passenger reviews out of total 3,859 passengers who traveled with us on this route.
At 12Go our operators offer three types of service:
Cheap, Fast, Good - but you can usually pick only two of them!
Cheap & Fast won’t be Good. (e.g. buses from/to Khao San Road, local buses or 3rd class trains)
Cheap & Good won’t be Fast. (e.g. VIP trains in Thailand)
Fast & Good won’t be Cheap. (e.g. private limousine services, or VIP24 buses vs Express buses)
Make your choice! Please remember that while we are closely monitoring the services, we are still an agency marketplace. That means we focus on ticketing services and route availability & coverage rather than on the factual seat reclining angle you will get on the bus today.
How to get from Puerto Princesa to El Nido
Travelling between Puerto Princesa and El Nido is possible by bus, van and taxi. Taxi guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Bus is the slowest option.
The most expensive ticket will cost you PHP 5,500 if you go by taxi; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus which will set you back mere PHP 451.
How long does it take to get from Puerto Princesa to El Nido?
It can take you anywhere between 6 and 8 hours to travel between Puerto Princesa and El Nido depending on the means of transport you choose.
Taxi is the fastest way to travel between Puerto Princesa and El Nido. Taxi will bring you to your destination in 5h 30m. Bus does a much slower job and take about 7h 10m to reach El Nido.
How much does it cost to get from Puerto Princesa to El Nido?
Travelling between Puerto Princesa and El Nido can be as cheap as PHP 451 if you opt for a Cherry Bus bus and as expensive as PHP 5,500 if you buy a Lexxus Shuttle taxi ticket.
Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.
How many trips per day are there between Puerto Princesa and El Nido ?
- 16 from Palawan to Palawan starting from 07:00 Puerto Princesa until 17:30 Puerto Princesa
- 9 from Palawan to Palawan starting from 07:00 Puerto Princesa until 22:00 Puerto Princesa
1 from Palawan to Palawan starting from 00:00 Puerto Princesa any hotel until 00:00 Puerto Princesa any hotel
Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Puerto Princesa to El Nido.
What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?
Travelling from Palawan to Palawan overland will inevitably take longer but in many cases it is the cheapest option if you opt for a bus.
Things to remember: For a more comfortable ride opt for a higher-class bus wherever possible. These buses usually have soft reclining seats and are equipped with air-conditioning and on-board toilets.
They often include water, snacks or a light lunch into your ticket price and make bathroom stops en-route.
Companies operating bus routes between Palawan and Palawan
Some travellers consider taxi to be the most convenient form of overland transport thanks to flexible departure times, a possibility to choose the size of the car you need, and a hassle-free door-to-door service.
Things to remember: If you are planning to make detours during your trip, discuss it with your driver or service provider in advance as it may affect the price.
Companies offering charters between Palawan and Palawan
Vans are a great alternative - or, in many cases - your only option - if you need to travel overland within one and the same province or neighbouring provinces or states. Vans ply the roads between Palawan and Palawan, too.
Things to remember: When travelling by van with huge luggage buying a separate seat for your suitcase or backpack is a good idea. Do not expect there is a roomy luggage compartment in a van - there is actually none and your fellow passengers are unlikely to appreciate your luggage stuck under their feet, alas.
Companies operating vans between Palawan and Palawan
What is the most popular transport to get from Puerto Princesa to El Nido?
There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with van remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.
Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route
- 556 took a van
- 435 opted for a bus
- 9 bought a taxi ride