There are 2 ways to get from Batangas to El Nido by ferry, taxi, bus or plane

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Ferry, taxi  •  13 h 18 min

  1. Take the ferry from Batangas to Calapan
  2. Take a taxi from Calapan to San Jose, Mindoro
  3. Take the ferry from San Jose, Mindoro to Coron
  4. Take the ferry from Coron to El Nido, Palawan

$103 - $137

1 alternative option

Bus, fly  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Lipa Bus Stop to Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal
  2. Fly from Manila (MNL) to El Nido (ENI) MNL - ENI

$129 - $302

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The distance between Batangas and El Nido is 339 km.

The best way to get from Batangas to El Nido without a car is to ferry and taxi which takes 13 h 18 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 13 h 18 min to get from Batangas to El Nido, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Manila Airport to El Nido Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Island Transvoyager offers flights from Manila Airport to El Nido Airport.

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There are 223+ hotels available in El Nido. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Batangas to El Nido.
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  • Distance: 211.8 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 18 min

What companies run services between Batangas, Philippines and El Nido, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Batangas to El Nido. However, you can take the ferry to Calapan, take the taxi to San Jose, Mindoro, take the ferry to Coron, then take the ferry to El Nido, Palawan. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Lipa City, take the walk to Lipa Bus Stop, take the bus to Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal, take the walk to Jam Liner/Atrium, take the Airport Bus to NAIA Terminal 2, take the walk to Manila airport, fly to El Nido, then take the taxi to El Nido.

Airlines
Island Transvoyager
Website
air-swift.com
Flights from Manila to El Nido
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Bus operators
Jam
Website
jam.com.ph
Bus from Lipa Bus Stop to Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
jam.com.ph
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Ferry operators
OceanJet
Website
oceanjet.net
Ferry from Batangas to Calapan
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
oceanjet.net
Tourist Class
$6
Business Class
$8
SuperCat Ferry
Website
supercat.com.ph
Ferry from Batangas to Calapan
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
supercat.com.ph
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
Ferry from Coron to El Nido, Palawan
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
biyaheroes.com
Montenegro Shipping and Ferries
Other operators
Taxi from Calapan to San Jose, Mindoro
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80

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