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There are 2 ways to get from Bangkok to El Nido by plane or bus

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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Fly from Suvarnabhumi, Van/Bus  •  12h 57m

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to San Vicente (SWL) BKK - SWL
  2. Take the Van/Bus from San Vicente to El Nido

₱10,857 - ₱40,126

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Fly from Don Muang, Van/Bus  •  17h 52m

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to San Vicente (SWL) DMK - SWL
  2. Take the Van/Bus from San Vicente to El Nido

₱8,306 - ₱13,122

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to El Nido is to fly and Van/Bus which costs ฿5000 - ฿8000 and takes 17h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Bangkok to El Nido is to fly and Van/Bus which costs ฿6500 - ฿25000 and takes 12h 57m.

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The distance between Bangkok and El Nido is 2070 km.

It takes approximately 12h 57m to get from Bangkok to El Nido, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Suvarnabhumi Airport to San Vicente Airport. The quickest flight takes 12h 10m and has one stopover.

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El Nido is 1h ahead of Bangkok. It is currently 12:37 PM in Bangkok and 1:37 PM in El Nido.

Thai Airways International, China Southern Airlines, EVA Air and two other airlines offer flights from Suvarnabhumi Airport to San Vicente Airport.

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There are 292+ hotels available in El Nido. Prices start at ₱1,050 per night.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Suvarnabhumi Airport is to train which takes 26m and costs ฿40 - ฿55.

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Map of how to get from Bangkok to El Nido.
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  • Distance: 1293.9 miles
  • Duration: 12h 57m

What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and El Nido, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Bangkok to El Nido. However, you can take the train to Suvarnabhumi Airport, take the walk to Suvarnabhumi airport, fly to San Vicente, take the taxi to San Vicente, then take the Van/Bus to El Nido. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Don Mueang, take the walk to Don Muang airport, fly to San Vicente, take the taxi to San Vicente, then take the Van/Bus to El Nido.

Airlines
SkyJet
Website
flyskyjetair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to San Vicente via Manila
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₱10,000 - ₱39,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to San Vicente via Guangzhou Baiyun, Manila
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₱12,000 - ₱39,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to San Vicente via Taiwan Taoyuan, Manila
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₱16,000 - ₱85,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to San Vicente via Mactan–Cebu, Manila
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₱13,000 - ₱42,000
Flights from Don Muang to San Vicente via Manila
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₱8,000 - ₱39,000
Flights from Don Muang to San Vicente via Singapore Changi, Manila
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₱10,000 - ₱42,000
Flights from Don Muang to San Vicente via Kuala Lumpur, Manila
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₱7,000 - ₱27,000
Flights from Don Muang to San Vicente via Taiwan Taoyuan, Manila
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₱9,000 - ₱12,000
Flights from Don Muang to San Vicente via Guangzhou Baiyun, Manila
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₱12,000 - ₱24,000
Flights from Don Muang to San Vicente via Shenzhen, Manila
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₱7,500 - ₱12,000
Bus operators
El Nido Private Shuttle
Website
elnidopalawan.com
Bus from San Vicente to El Nido
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₱470 - ₱650
Schedules at
elnidopalawan.com

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