There are 7 ways to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to Culion Island by plane, ferry, bus, car ferry or bus and 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 to El Nido, ferry, Local Banca  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to El Nido (ENI) MNL - ENI
  2. Take the ferry from El Nido, Palawan to Coron
  3. Take the Local Banca from Coron to Culion

$157 - $325

Cheapest option

Car ferry, Local Banca  •  15 h 38 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Manila to Coron Manila
  2. Take the Local Banca from Coron to Culion

$30 - $58

5 alternative options

Fly to Busuanga, Local Banca  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Busuanga (USU) MNL - USU
  2. Take the Local Banca from Coron to Culion

$78 - $338

Fly to San Jose, ferry, Local Banca  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to San Jose (SJI) MNL - SJI
  2. Take the ferry from San Jose, Mindoro to Coron
  3. Take the Local Banca from Coron to Culion

$63 - $203

Fly to Boracay Caticlan Airport, fly to Busuanga Airport, Local Banca  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Caticlan (MPH) MNL - MPH
  2. Take the Land Plane from Boracay Caticlan Airport to Busuanga Airport
  3. Take the Local Banca from Coron to Culion

$154 - $301

Fly to Kalibo, bus to Boracay Caticlan Airport, fly to Busuanga Airport, Local Banca  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Kalibo (KLO) MNL - KLO
  2. Take the bus from Kalibo Airport to Caticlan
  3. Take the Land Plane from Boracay Caticlan Airport to Busuanga Airport
  4. Take the Local Banca from Coron to Culion

$139 - $229

Bus and ferry, ferry, Local Banca  •  17 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dimple Star Manila to San Jose, Occidental Mindoro
  2. Take the ferry from San Jose, Mindoro to Coron
  3. Take the Local Banca from Coron to Culion

$41 - $42

Questions & Answers

The distance between Manila Airport (MNL) and Culion Island is 317 km.

The best way to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to Culion Island without a car is to car ferry and Local Banca which takes 15 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 53 min to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to Culion Island, 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 12+ hotels available in Culion Island. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to Culion Island.
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  • Distance: 198.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 53 min

What companies run services between Manila Airport (MNL), Philippines and Culion Island, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Manila Airport (MNL) to Culion. However, you can fly to El Nido, take the taxi to El Nido, Palawan, take the ferry to Coron, then take the Local Banca to Culion. Alternatively, you can fly to Busuanga, take the taxi to Coron, then take the Local Banca to Culion.

Airlines
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Busuanga
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $270
Flights from Manila to Caticlan
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Flights from Manila to Kalibo
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $220
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
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Caticlan
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $370
Flights from Manila to Kalibo
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Manila to Caticlan
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Manila to Kalibo
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $410
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Flights from Manila to Caticlan
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Bus operators
Southwest Tours
Website
southwesttoursboracay.com
Bus from Kalibo Airport to Caticlan
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
southwesttoursboracay.com
Book at
12go.asia
Dimple Star Transport
Phone
+63 2 475 9024
Website
facebook.com
Bus and ferry from Dimple Star Manila to San Jose, Occidental Mindoro
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
facebook.com
Ferry operators
M/BCA Bunso Transport
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from El Nido, Palawan to Coron
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
biyaheroes.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
Montenegro Shipping and Ferries
Local Banca
Ferry from Coron to Culion
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
2 GO Travel
Phone
(+63 2) 528.7209
Email
info@2go.com.ph
Website
travel.2go.com.ph
Car ferry from Manila to Coron
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Super Value Class
$22 - $26
Tourist Class
$30 - $40
Cabin for 4
$35 - $50
Cabin for 6
$35 - $50
Stateroom for 3
$117
Atienza Shipping Lines
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Manila to Coron
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
facebook.com
Other operators
Air Juan
Website
airjuan.com
Plane from Boracay Caticlan Airport to Busuanga Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$84
Schedules at
airjuan.com
Book at
apps1.tflite.com

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