There are 4 ways to get from Mansalay to El Nido by taxi, ferry, plane 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.

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Taxi, ferry  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Mansalay to San Jose, Mindoro
  2. Take the ferry from San Jose, Mindoro to Coron
  3. Take the ferry from Coron to El Nido, Palawan

$62 - $80

3 alternative options

Taxi to San Jose, fly to Busuanga, ferry  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Mansalay to San Jose
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJI) to Busuanga (USU) SJI - USU
  3. Take the ferry from Coron to El Nido, Palawan

$154 - $463

Bus and ferry to Manila, fly to El Nido  •  11 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Mansalay to Dimple Star Manila
  2. Fly from Manila (MNL) to El Nido (ENI) MNL - ENI

$146 - $320

Taxi to San Jose, fly to El Nido  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Mansalay to San Jose
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJI) to El Nido (ENI) SJI - ENI

$218 - $363

Questions & Answers

The distance between Mansalay and El Nido is 268 km.

The best way to get from Mansalay to El Nido without a car is to taxi and ferry which takes 9 h 16 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 16 min to get from Mansalay to El Nido, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from San Jose Airport to Busuanga Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Cebu Pacific, Cebgo and Philippine Airlines offer flights from San Jose Airport to Busuanga Airport.

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There are 223+ hotels available in El Nido. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Mansalay to El Nido.
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  • Distance: 167.5 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 16 min

What companies run services between Mansalay, Philippines and El Nido, Philippines?

There is no direct connection from Mansalay to El Nido. However, you can take the taxi to San Jose, Mindoro, take the ferry to Coron, then take the ferry to El Nido, Palawan. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to San Jose airport, fly to Busuanga, take the taxi to Coron, then take the ferry to El Nido.

Airlines
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
Flights from San Jose to El Nido via Manila
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $330
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from San Jose to Busuanga via Clark International
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Cebgo
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from San Jose to Busuanga via Manila
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Bus operators
Dimple Star Transport
Phone
+63 2 475 9024
Website
facebook.com
Bus and ferry from Mansalay to Dimple Star Manila
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
facebook.com
Ferry operators
M/BCA Bunso Transport
Website
facebook.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
Ferry from Coron to El Nido, Palawan
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
biyaheroes.com
Montenegro Shipping and Ferries
Other operators
Taxi from Mansalay to San Jose, Mindoro
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Estimated price
$25 - $30

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