There are 4 ways to get from Palawan to Donsol by plane, car ferry or bus

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  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Puerto Princesa (PPS) to Legaspi (LGP) PPS - LGP

$137 - $443

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus  •  41 h 1 min

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

$53 - $90

2 alternative options

Car ferry, bus via Pilar  •  37 h 27 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Puerto Princesa to Manila Pier 4 Pp
  2. Take the bus from Manila Pasay to Pilar

$63 - $107

Van/Bus, car ferry, bus  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the Van/Bus from Sabang Pier to El Nido
  2. Take the car ferry from El Nido to Manila
  3. Take the bus from Manila Cubao to Naga
  4. Take the bus from Naga to Donsol

$64 - $79

Questions & Answers

The distance between Palawan and Donsol is 619 km.

The best way to get from Palawan to Donsol without a car is to car ferry and bus which takes 37 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 7 min to get from Palawan to Donsol, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Puerto Princesa Airport to Legaspi Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific offer flights from Puerto Princesa Airport to Legaspi Airport.

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

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The best way to get from Palawan to Puerto Princesa Airport is to taxi which takes 44 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Palawan to Donsol.
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  • Distance: 387.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 7 min

What companies run services between Palawan, MIMAROPA, Philippines and Donsol, Bicol, Philippines?

Cebu Pacific, Philippine Airlines and two other airlines fly from Palawan to Donsol every 2 hours.

Airlines
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Puerto Princesa to Legaspi via Manila
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Puerto Princesa to Legaspi via Iloilo, Manila
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Puerto Princesa to Legaspi via Cebu, Manila
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Puerto Princesa to Legaspi via Cebu
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Puerto Princesa to Legaspi via Manila, Cebu
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Bus operators
Philtranco
Website
philtranco.net
Bus from Manila Pasay to Pilar
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
philtranco.net
Book at
pinoytravel.com.ph
Superlines
Website
superlines.com.ph
Bus from Superlines Cubao to Donsol
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
superlines.com.ph
Bus from Naga to Donsol
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
superlines.com.ph
El Nido Private Shuttle
Website
elnidopalawan.com
Bus from Sabang Pier to El Nido
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
elnidopalawan.com
Alps the Bus
Website
alpsthebus.com
Bus from Manila Cubao to Naga
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Schedules at
alpsthebus.com
Ferry operators
2 GO Travel
Phone
(+63 2) 528.7209
Email
info@2go.com.ph
Website
travel.2go.com.ph
Car ferry from Puerto Princesa to Manila Pier 4
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Schedules at
travel.2go.com.ph
Book at
travel.2go.com.ph
Super Value Class
$28 - $40
Tourist Class
$35 - $45
Cabin
$55 - $60
Stateroom for 3
$129
Atienza Shipping Lines
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from El Nido to Manila
Ave. Duration
31 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
facebook.com

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