There are 3 ways to get from Butuan to Palawan by plane, bus, car ferry or 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  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Butuan (BXU) to Puerto Princesa (PPS) BXU - PPS

$138 - $312

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry, ferry  •  46 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Butuan to Cagayan de Oro
  2. Take the car ferry from Cagayan de Oro to Iloilo City
  3. Take the ferry from Lapuz Wharf Iloilo to Puerto Princesa

$71 - $111

1 alternative option

Bus, car ferry, ferry via Bacolod City  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Take the bus from Butuan to Cagayan de Oro
  2. Take the car ferry from Cagayan De Oro to Bacolod City
  3. Take the ferry from Bacolod to Iloilo
  4. Take the ferry from Lapuz Wharf Iloilo to Puerto Princesa

$81 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Butuan to Palawan is to bus and car ferry and ferry which costs ₱4,300 - ₱5,500 and takes 2 days 9 h.

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The quickest way to get from Butuan to Palawan is to fly which costs ₱7,000 - ₱17,000 and takes 4 h 6 min.

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The distance between Butuan and Palawan is 754 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to get from Butuan to Palawan, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Butuan to Palawan.
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  • Distance: 471.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 6 min

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

Cebu Pacific, Philippine Airlines and two other airlines fly from Butuan to Palawan every 2 hours.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Butuan to Puerto Princesa via Manila
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Butuan to Puerto Princesa via Manila, Cebu
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Butuan to Puerto Princesa via Manila, Iloilo
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Butuan to Puerto Princesa via Cebu
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Flights from Butuan to Puerto Princesa via Manila
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Flights from Butuan to Puerto Princesa via Cebu, Manila
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Bus operators
Bachelor Express
Phone
+63(082) 285-6486
Bus from Butuan to Cagayan de Oro
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Ferry operators
2 GO Travel
Phone
(+63 2) 528.7209
Email
info@2go.com.ph
Website
travel.2go.com.ph
Car ferry from Cagayan de Oro to Iloilo City
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Super Value Class
$30 - $50
Mega Value Class
$35 - $50
Tourist Class
$35 - $55
Business Class for 4
$35 - $60
Business Class for 8
$35 - $60
Suiteroom for 2
$85 - $140
Car ferry from Cagayan De Oro to Bacolod City
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$34 - $38
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Super Value Class
$35
Mega Value Class
$36
Tourist Class
$37
Business Class
$38
Suiteroom for 2
$73
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
Weesamexpress
Website
weesam.ph
Ferry from Bacolod to Iloilo
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
weesam.ph

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