There are 5 ways to get from Batangas to Palawan by ferry, car, bus, car ferry, bus and 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, drive  •  18 h 13 min

  1. Take the ferry from Batangas to Calapan
  2. Drive 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
  5. Drive from El Nido, Palawan to Palawan

$80 - $112

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry  •  30 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Batangas Grand Terminal to Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal
  2. Take the car ferry from Manila Pier 4 to Puerto Princesa Manila

$45 - $81

3 alternative options

Bus and ferry, ferry, car ferry, Local Banca  •  36 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Batangas to San Jose, Occidental Mindoro
  2. Take the ferry from San Jose, Mindoro to Coron
  3. Take the car ferry from Coron to El Nido
  4. Take the Local Banca from El Nido, Palawan to Sabang Pier

Bus to Manila, fly  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Lipa Bus Stop to Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal
  2. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Puerto Princesa (PPS) MNL - PPS

$60 - $205

Bus, bus to Clark International, fly  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Batangas Grand Terminal to Manila Cubao
  2. Take the bus from Trinoma to Clark International Airport
  3. Fly from Clark International (CRK) to Puerto Princesa (PPS) CRK - PPS

$282 - $1,129

Questions & Answers

The distance between Batangas and Palawan is 487 km.

The best way to get from Batangas to Palawan without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 30 h 6 min and costs .

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

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The quickest flight from Manila Airport to Puerto Princesa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Cebu Pacific, Philippine Airlines and AirAsia Philippines offer flights from Manila 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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Map of how to get from Batangas to Palawan.
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  • Distance: 304.6 miles
  • Duration: 18 h 13 min

What companies run services between Batangas, Philippines and Palawan, MIMAROPA, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Batangas to Palawan. However, you can take the ferry to Calapan, take the drive to San Jose, Mindoro, take the ferry to Coron, take the ferry to El Nido, Palawan, then take the drive to Palawan. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Batangas to Palawan via Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal, Taft Ave, Lungsod ng Pasay, Claro M. Recto Ave / Quezon Blvd Intersection, Manila, Claro M. Recto Ave, Manila, Manila Pier 4, and Puerto Princesa in around 30 h 6 min.

Airlines
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Manila to Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $480
Flights from Clark International to Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Manila to Puerto Princesa via Cebu
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Clark International to Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Bus operators
Jam
Website
jam.com.ph
Bus from Batangas Grand Terminal to Jam Liner Buendia Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
jam.com.ph
Book at
pinoytravel.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
Dimple Star Transport
Phone
+63 2 475 9024
Website
facebook.com
Bus and ferry from Batangas to San Jose, Occidental Mindoro
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
facebook.com
Alps the Bus
Website
alpsthebus.com
Bus from Batangas Grand Terminal to Manila Cubao
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
alpsthebus.com
Ferry operators
OceanJet
Website
oceanjet.net
Ferry from Batangas to Calapan
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
oceanjet.net
Tourist Class
$6
Business Class
$7
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
2 GO Travel
Phone
(+63 2) 528.7209
Email
info@2go.com.ph
Website
travel.2go.com.ph
Car ferry from Manila Pier 4 to Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Book at
travel.2go.com.ph
Super Value Class
$27 - $40
Tourist Class
$35 - $45
Cabin
$55 - $60
Stateroom for 3
$128
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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