There are 4 ways to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to El Nido (Station) by plane, bus, ferry, car ferry or bus and ferry

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Fly to Puerto Princesa, minivan  •  7h 53m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Puerto Princesa (PPS) MNL - PPS
  2. Take the minivan from Puerto Princesa Airport to El Nido

₱2,198 - ₱7,574

3 alternative options

Fly to Francisco B. Reyes, ferry  •  6h 25m

  1. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Francisco B. Reyes (USU) MNL - USU
  2. Take the ferry from Coron to El Nido, Palawan

₱5,597 - ₱13,038

Car ferry, ferry  •  17h 21m

  1. Take the car ferry from Manila to Coron Manila
  2. Take the ferry from Coron to El Nido, Palawan

₱2,707 - ₱3,880

Bus and ferry, ferry  •  23h 18m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Partas Bus Station Pasay to San Jose, Occidental Mindoro
  2. Take the ferry from San Jose, Mindoro to Coron
  3. Take the ferry from Coron to El Nido, Palawan

₱3,383 - ₱3,763

Questions & Answers

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The cheapest way to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to El Nido (Station) is to car ferry and ferry which costs ₱2,700 - ₱3,900 and takes 17h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to El Nido (Station) is to fly and ferry which costs ₱5,500 - ₱13,000 and takes 6h 25m.

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The distance between Manila Airport (MNL) and El Nido (Station) is 409 km.

The best way to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to El Nido (Station) without a car is to car ferry and ferry which takes 17h 21m and costs ₱2,700 - ₱3,900.

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It takes approximately 7h 53m to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to El Nido (Station), including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Manila Airport to Puerto Princesa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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

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There are 327+ hotels available in El Nido (Station). Prices start at ₱5,000 per night.

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Map of how to get from Manila Airport (MNL) to El Nido (Station).
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  • Distance: 409.4 km
  • Duration: 7h 53m

What companies run services between Manila Airport (MNL), Philippines and El Nido (Station), Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Manila Airport (MNL) to El Nido (Station). However, you can fly to Puerto Princesa, take the walk to Puerto Princesa Airport, then take the minivan to El Nido (Station). Alternatively, you can fly to Francisco B. Reyes, take the taxi to Coron, take the ferry to El Nido, Palawan, then take the walk to El Nido (Station).

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱1,800 - ₱9,500
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Manila to Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱1,800 - ₱8,500
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Francisco B. Reyes
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱4,700 - ₱16,000
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱1,900 - ₱12,000
Bus operators
Lexxus Shuttle
Phone
+63 917 686 1118
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Puerto Princesa Airport to El Nido
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₱600
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Partas
Phone
+63 2 41013
Website
facebook.com
Bus and ferry from Partas Bus Station Pasay to San Jose, Occidental Mindoro
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
₱600 - ₱900
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
biyaheroes.com
Ferry operators
Montenegro Shipping and Ferries
Email
operations.msli@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Coron to El Nido, Palawan
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₱1,760
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
biyaheroes.com
Phimal Fast Ferry
Website
phimalfastferryinc.com
Ferry from Coron to El Nido, Palawan
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₱1,760
Schedules at
phimalfastferryinc.com
Book at
12go.asia
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
11h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₱700 - ₱1,800
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Book at
12go.asia
Mega Value
₱700 - ₱1,000
Tourist Class
₱1,000 - ₱1,300
Cabin for 4
₱1,400 - ₱1,800
Atienza Shipping Lines
Phone
+639998817266
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Manila to Coron
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₱1,100
Schedules at
facebook.com
M/BCA Bunso Transport
Phone
+63 907 985 5306
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from San Jose, Mindoro to Coron
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
₱900
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
biyaheroes.com

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