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

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

Recommended option

Fly  •  5 h 4 min

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

$129 - $572

Cheapest option

Ferry, bus  •  32 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

1 alternative option

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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Boracay (Island) to Palawan is to ferry and bus which costs ₱1,900 - ₱2,400 and takes 32 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boracay (Island) to Palawan is to fly which takes 5 h 4 min and costs ₱6,500 - ₱31,000.

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

It takes approximately 5 h 4 min to get from Boracay (Island) to Palawan, including transfers.

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

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

Airlines
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Caticlan to Puerto Princesa via Manila
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Caticlan to Puerto Princesa via Cebu
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Caticlan to Puerto Princesa via Luzon Island
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Caticlan to Puerto Princesa via Manila
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Flights from Caticlan to Puerto Princesa via Manila, Iloilo
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $400
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Caticlan to Puerto Princesa via Manila
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Bus operators
Ceres Liner
Bus from Caticlan, Malay to Tagbak Terminal, Iloilo City
Ave. Duration
6 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
Website
fastcat.com.ph
Car ferry from Caticlan to Bulalacao
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
fastcat.com.ph
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Economy
$9
Premium Economy
$11
Business Class
$12
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
$27

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