There are 5 ways to get from Manila to El Nido Cove Resort by car ferry, ferry, bus and ferry, plane, bus or taxi

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Recommended option

Car ferry, ferry  •  15h 41m

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

₱2,650 - ₱3,830

Cheapest option

Fly Manila to Puerto Princesa, minivan  •  10h 1m

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

₱2,401 - ₱7,863

3 alternative options

Bus and ferry, ferry  •  21h 56m

  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

₱3,502 - ₱3,904

Bus to Clark International, fly to San Vicente, taxi  •  9h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Robinsons Galleria to Clark International Airport
  2. Fly from Clark International (CRK) to San Vicente (SWL) CRK - SWL
  3. Take a taxi from San Vicente to El Nido Cove Resort

₱4,845 - ₱13,915

Bus to Clark International, fly to Francisco B. Reyes, ferry  •  11h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Robinsons Galleria to Clark International Airport
  2. Fly from Clark International (CRK) to Francisco B. Reyes (USU) CRK - USU
  3. Take the ferry from Coron to El Nido, Palawan

₱4,140 - ₱11,925

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The cheapest way to get from Manila to El Nido Cove Resort is to car ferry and ferry which costs ₱2,600 - ₱3,900 and takes 15h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Manila to El Nido Cove Resort is to bus and fly and taxi which costs ₱4,800 - ₱14,000 and takes 9h 43m.

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The distance between Manila and El Nido Cove Resort is 411 km.

The best way to get from Manila to El Nido Cove Resort without a car is to car ferry and ferry which takes 15h 41m and costs ₱2,600 - ₱3,900.

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It takes approximately 15h 41m to get from Manila to El Nido Cove Resort, 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 331+ hotels available in El Nido Cove Resort. Prices start at ₱5,000 per night.

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Map of how to get from Manila to El Nido Cove Resort.
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  • Distance: 411.4 km
  • Duration: 15h 41m

What companies run services between Manila, Philippines and El Nido Cove Resort, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Manila to El Nido Cove Resort. However, you can take the car ferry to Coron, take the walk to Coron, take the ferry to El Nido, Palawan, then take the taxi to El Nido Cove Resort. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Manila to El Nido Cove Resort via Partas Bus Station Pasay, San Jose, Occidental Mindoro, San Jose, Mindoro, Coron, and El Nido, Palawan in around 21h 56m.

Airlines
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Manila to Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱1,900 - ₱12,000
Flights from Clark International to San Vicente
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₱2,500 - ₱11,000
Flights from Clark International to Francisco B. Reyes
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱2,000 - ₱11,000
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱1,900 - ₱9,000
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Manila to Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱1,800 - ₱8,500
Bus operators
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
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
Genesis Transport
Phone
+63 2 551 0842
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Robinsons Galleria to Clark International Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₱220 - ₱380
Schedules at
genesistransport.ph
Ferry operators
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
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
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
Other operators
Taxi from San Vicente to El Nido Cove Resort
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
Estimated price
₱2,100 - ₱2,500

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