There are 6 ways to get from Olongapo to Palawan by bus, plane, car ferry or 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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Bus to Luzon Island, fly  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Olongapo to San Fernando
  2. Fly from Luzon Island (CRK) to Puerto Princesa (PPS) CRK - PPS

$281 - $1,130

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Bus, car ferry  •  37 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Olongapo to Manila Sampaloc
  2. Take the car ferry from Manila Pier 4 to Puerto Princesa Manila

$45 - $81

4 alternative options

Bus to Manila, fly  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Olongapo to Manila Cubao
  2. Fly from Manila (MNL) to Puerto Princesa (PPS) MNL - PPS

$63 - $206

Fly from Subic Bay  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Subic Bay (SFS) to Puerto Princesa (PPS) SFS - PPS

$84 - $283

Bus, car ferry via Aurora Blvd / Epifanio de los Santos Avenue Intersection, Quezon City, Manila  •  37 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Olongapo to Manila Cubao
  2. Take the car ferry from Manila Pier 4 to Puerto Princesa Manila

$45 - $81

Bus, car ferry, Local Banca  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Olongapo to Manila Caloocan
  2. Take the car ferry from Manila to El Nido
  3. Take the Local Banca from El Nido, Palawan to Sabang Pier

$73 - $78

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Olongapo to Palawan is to bus and car ferry which costs ₱2,400 - ₱4,400 and takes 37 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Olongapo to Palawan is to fly which costs ₱4,500 - ₱16,000 and takes 3 h 43 min.

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The distance between Olongapo and Palawan is 562 km.

The best way to get from Olongapo to Palawan without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 37 h 10 min and costs ₱2,400 - ₱4,400.

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It takes approximately 5 h 31 min to get from Olongapo to Palawan, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Luzon Island Airport to Puerto Princesa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Philippine Airlines, AirAsia Philippines and Island Transvoyager offer flights from Luzon Island Airport to Puerto Princesa Airport.

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

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Map of how to get from Olongapo to Palawan.
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  • Distance: 351.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 31 min

What companies run services between Olongapo, Philippines and Palawan, MIMAROPA, Philippines?

Air Juan Aviation, Cebu Pacific and two other airlines fly from Olongapo to Palawan every 4 hours.

Airlines
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Luzon Island to Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Flights from Manila to Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $480
Flights from Subic Bay to Puerto Princesa via Manila, Cebu
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manila to Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Subic Bay to Puerto Princesa via Manila
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $260
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Luzon Island to Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Flights from Manila to Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Island Transvoyager
Website
air-swift.com
Flights from Luzon Island to Puerto Princesa via El Nido
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $550
Flights from Manila to Puerto Princesa via El Nido
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $600
Bus operators
Victory Liners
Website
victoryliner.com
Bus from Olongapo to San Fernando
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
victoryliner.com
Book at
victoryliner.com
Bus from Olongapo to Manila Cubao
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
victoryliner.com
Book at
victoryliner.com
Bus from Olongapo to Manila Sampaloc
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
victoryliner.com
Book at
victoryliner.com
Bus from Olongapo to Manila Caloocan
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
victoryliner.com
Book at
victoryliner.com
Ferry operators
2 GO Travel
Phone
(+63 2) 528.7209
Email
info@2go.com.ph
Website
travel.2go.com.ph
Car ferry from Manila Pier 4 to Puerto Princesa
Ave. Duration
31 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Book at
travel.2go.com.ph
Super Value Class
$27 - $40
Tourist Class
$35 - $45
Cabin
$55 - $60
Stateroom for 3
$128
Atienza Shipping Lines
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Manila to El Nido
Ave. Duration
36 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
facebook.com
Local Banca
Ferry from El Nido, Palawan to Sabang Pier
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26

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