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

$139 - $313

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry, ferry  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from Butuan to Surigao
  2. Take the car ferry from Surigao to Cebu
  3. Take the ferry from Cebu to Iloilo
  4. Take the ferry from Lapuz Wharf Iloilo to Puerto Princesa

$70 - $124

1 alternative option

Bus, ferry  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the bus from Butuan to Surigao
  2. Take the ferry from Surigao to Cebu
  3. Take the ferry from Cebu to Iloilo
  4. Take the ferry from Lapuz Wharf Iloilo to Puerto Princesa

$70 - $112

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

Cebu Pacific, Philippine Airlines and Cebgo fly from Butuan to Palawan every 3 hours.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Butuan to Puerto Princesa via Manila
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Butuan to Puerto Princesa via Manila, Cebu
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Butuan to Puerto Princesa via Cebu
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Butuan to Puerto Princesa via Cebu
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Flights from Butuan to Puerto Princesa via Manila
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Bus operators
Bachelor Express
Phone
+63(082) 285-6486
Bus from Butuan to Surigao
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Ferry operators
Medallion Transport Inc.
Phone
(032)4121121
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Surigao to Cebu
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $29
Schedules at
facebook.com
Business
$23
Tourist
$20
Deluxe
$29
Economy
$16
Cokaliong Shipping
Website
cokaliongshipping.com
Ferry from Cebu to Iloilo
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
cokaliongshipping.com
Economy
$16
Tourist
$17
Cabin
$20
Suite Room
$47
Ferry from Surigao to Cebu
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$15 - $17
Schedules at
cokaliongshipping.com
Economy
$16
Tourist
$17
Cabin
$69
Trans Asia Shipping
Website
transasiashipping.com
Ferry from Cebu City to Iloilo
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$15 - $50
Schedules at
transasiashipping.com
Private
$47
Cabin
$20
Tourist
$17
2nd Class
$16
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
$24
Schedules at
facebook.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Butuan to Palawan?

The distance between Butuan and Palawan is 754 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Butuan to Palawan?

The cheapest way to get from Butuan to Palawan is to bus and ferry which costs ₱3,600 - ₱6,000 and takes 2 days 4 h.

What is the fastest way to get from Butuan to Palawan?

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

How long does it take to get from Butuan to Palawan?

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