There are 3 ways to get from Boracay (Island) to Palawan by ferry, bus, car ferry or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Ferry, bus  •  31 h 33 min

  1. Take the ferry from Boracay to Caticlan
  2. Take the bus from Caticlan, Malay to Tagbak Terminal, Iloilo City
  3. Take the ferry from Lapuz Wharf Iloilo to Puerto Princesa

$37 - $44

2 alternative options

Ferry, car ferry, Local Banca  •  34 h 32 min

  1. Take the ferry from Boracay to Caticlan
  2. Take the car ferry from Caticlan to Bulalacao
  3. Take the ferry from San Jose, Mindoro to Coron
  4. Take the car ferry from Coron to El Nido
  5. Take the Local Banca from El Nido, Palawan to Sabang Pier

Fly  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Caticlan (MPH) to Puerto Princesa (PPS) MPH - PPS

$129 - $572

Questions & Answers

The distance between Boracay (Island) and Palawan is 410 km.

The best way to get from Boracay (Island) to Palawan without a car is to ferry and car ferry and Local Banca which takes 34 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 31 h 33 min to get from Boracay (Island) to Palawan, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Caticlan Airport to Puerto Princesa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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AirAsia Philippines, Cebu Pacific and Philippine Airlines offer flights from Caticlan Airport to Puerto Princesa Airport.

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There are five+ hotels available in Palawan. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Boracay (Island) to Caticlan Airport is to ferry which takes 10 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Boracay (Island) to Palawan.
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  • Distance: 256.1 miles
  • Duration: 31 h 33 min

What companies run services between Boracay (Island), Western Visayas, Philippines and Palawan, MIMAROPA, Philippines?

Cebu Pacific, Philippine Airlines and two other airlines fly from Manoc-Manoc to Palawan every 4 hours.

Airlines
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Caticlan to Puerto Princesa via Cebu
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Caticlan to Puerto Princesa via Manila
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Caticlan to Puerto Princesa via Clark International
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Caticlan to Puerto Princesa via Cebu, Manila
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Caticlan to Puerto Princesa via Manila
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Flights from Caticlan to Puerto Princesa via Manila, Iloilo
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $400
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Caticlan to Puerto Princesa via Manila
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Bus operators
Ceres Liner
Bus from Caticlan, Malay to Tagbak Terminal, Iloilo City
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
phbus.com
Ferry operators
Oyster Ferry
Website
oysterferry.com
Ferry from Boracay to Caticlan
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
oysterferry.com
Montenegro Shipping and Ferries
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Lapuz Wharf Iloilo to Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
facebook.com
FastCat Ferry
M/BCA Bunso Transport
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from San Jose, Mindoro to Coron
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
biyaheroes.com
Atienza Shipping Lines
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Coron to El Nido
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
facebook.com
Local Banca
Ferry from El Nido, Palawan to Sabang Pier
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26

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