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There are 2 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Palawan by train, plane or bus

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Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly  •  9h 45m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Puerto Princesa (PPS) KUL - PPS

$134 - $524

1 alternative option

Bus to Singapore Changi, fly  •  14h 30m

  1. Take the bus from 5 Element Hotel to Tampines MRT Station
  2. Fly from Singapore Changi (SIN) to Puerto Princesa (PPS) SIN - PPS

$142 - $477

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The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Palawan is to train and fly which costs RM 550 - RM 2200 and takes 9h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Palawan is to train and fly which costs RM 550 - RM 2200 and takes 9h 45m.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Palawan is 2032 km.

It takes approximately 9h 45m to get from Kuala Lumpur to Palawan, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Puerto Princesa Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 15m and has one stopover.

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Philippine Airlines, Cebu Pacific, Malaysia Airlines and AirAsia Philippines offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Puerto Princesa Airport.

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There are seven+ hotels available in Palawan. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Palawan.
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  • Distance: 1269.7 miles
  • Duration: 9h 45m

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Palawan, MIMAROPA, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Kuala Lumpur to Palawan. However, you can take the train to Klia T1, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to Puerto Princesa, then take the taxi to Palawan. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Tampines MRT Station, take the walk to Tampines, take the subway to Tanah Merah, take the subway to Changi Airport, take the walk to Singapore Changi airport, fly to Puerto Princesa, then take the taxi to Palawan.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Puerto Princesa via Manila
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Singapore Changi to Puerto Princesa via Manila
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Singapore Changi to Puerto Princesa via Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Singapore Changi to Puerto Princesa via Iloilo
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from Singapore Changi to Puerto Princesa via Davao, Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Puerto Princesa via Manila
Ave. Duration
9h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Singapore Changi to Puerto Princesa via Manila
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Singapore Changi to Puerto Princesa via Manila, Mactan–Cebu
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Puerto Princesa via Manila
Ave. Duration
8h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
KLIA Express
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
kliaekspres.com
Bus operators
KKKL Travel & Tours
Email
enquiry@kkkl.com.sg
Website
kkkl.com.sg
Bus from 5 Element Hotel to Tampines MRT Station
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
kkkl.com.sg

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